Embed This Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2008 College: Kansas State Agent(s):



  • Current Contract

    Jordy Nelson signed a 4 year, $39,050,000 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including a $11,500,000 signing bonus, $11,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,762,500. In 2017, Nelson will earn a base salary of $8,250,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $11,550,000 and a dead cap value of $13,350,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $39,050,000
    Signing Bonus $11,500,000
    Average Salary $9,762,500
    Total Guarantees $11,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 29 $2,000,000 $3,175,000 $500,000 $250,000 $5,925,000 $11,750,000 $14,273,563($14,273,563)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $11,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $-5,825,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $11,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $-5,825,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $11,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $5,925,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $11,750,0002014 Cap Savings: $5,925,000
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $1,300,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $4,600,000 $9,700,000 $2,300,000($16,573,563)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $9,700,0002015 Cap Savings: $-5,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $9,700,0002015 Cap Savings: $-5,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $2,800,0002016 Dead Cap: $6,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,800,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $2,800,0002016 Dead Cap: $6,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,800,000
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $5,500,000 $2,300,000 - $500,000 $8,300,000 $12,900,000 $6,000,000($22,573,563)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $12,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $-4,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $8,300,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $6,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $8,250,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $11,550,000 $13,350,000 $9,250,000($31,823,563)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $13,350,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $5,100,0002017 Cap Savings: $6,450,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $11,050,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,800,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $8,750,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 4 yr, $31,823,563; $2,300,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 33 $9,250,000 $2,300,000 $500,000 $500,000 $12,550,000 $2,300,000 $10,250,000($42,073,563)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002018 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002018 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,300,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $10,250,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $11.75 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 Workout Bonus)
    • Annual Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000
    • 2014 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2015-18 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $13,100,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $4,366,667
    Guaranteed $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 26 $600,000 $1,300,000 - - $1,900,000 $3,925,000
    2012 27 $1,000,000 $875,000 $1,700,000 $250,000 $3,825,000 $2,625,000
    2013 28 $2,700,000 $875,000 $150,000 $250,000 $3,975,000 $1,750,000
    2014 29 $3,050,000 $875,000 $200,000 $250,000 $4,375,000 $1,125,000
    2015 Free agent year 30 UFA  
    • Incentives: $1.65 million
    • $5 million guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $3.5 million
    • 2012 Roster Bonus: $1.5 million
    • 2012-14 Per-Game Bonus: $12,500
    • 2012-14 Workout Bonus: $250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $1,700,000 - $80,000 - - - $2,075,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - $1,008,750 - - - - $1,393,750
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $475,000 - - $87,500 - - - $562,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $4,100,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $1,700,000 $250,000 - - - $2,950,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - $150,000 $250,000 - - - $3,100,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $11,500,000 $500,000 $250,000 - - $23,563 $14,273,563
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $2,300,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $6,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $9,250,000
    10 seasons $22,505,000 $16,700,000 $4,358,750 $2,417,500 - - $23,563 $46,004,813
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,250,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $10,250,000
    $31,755,000 $16,700,000 $4,858,750 $2,917,500 - - $23,563 $56,254,813
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 7 7 7 362 0.780 42 26 303 11.7 6 0 66.3
    2016 16 16 16 1015 0.933 152 97 1257 13 14 1 207.7
    2014 16 16 16 959 0.913 151 98 1519 15.5 13 0 229.9
    2013 16 16 16 1083 0.965 127 85 1314 15.5 8 0 179.4
    2012 12 12 10 595 0.539 73 49 745 15.2 7 0 118.5
    2011 16 16 9 96 68 1263 18.6 15 0 216.3
    2010 16 16 4 64 45 582 12.9 2 3 64.2
    2009 13 13 31 22 320 14.5 2 3 42
    2008 16 16 2 0 33 366 11.1 2 0 48.6