Embed This Derek Carr

Quarterback Age: 26 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2014 College: Fresno State Agent(s): Timothy Younger (Younger & Associates)
  • Current Contract

    Derek Carr signed a 5 year, $125,000,000 contract with the Oakland Raiders, including a $12,500,000 signing bonus, $70,200,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $25,000,000. In 2017, Carr will earn a base salary of $5,000,000, a signing bonus of $12,500,000 and a roster bonus of $7,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $15,556,691 and a dead cap value of $40,556,691.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $125,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,500,000
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Total Guarantees $70,200,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $40,000,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $5,000,000 $3,056,691 $7,500,000 - $15,556,691 $40,556,691 $25,000,000($25,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $40,556,6912017 Cap Savings: $-25,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $35,556,6912017 Cap Savings: $-20,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $30,556,6912018 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-15,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $25,556,6912018 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-10,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $7,400,000 $2,500,000 $15,000,000 $100,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $22,500,000($47,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $25,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $25,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $17,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $7,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $7,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $17,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $7,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $7,500,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 2 yr, $47,500,000; $7,500,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 28 $19,900,000 $2,500,000 - $100,000 $22,500,000 $7,500,000 $20,000,000($67,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $7,500,0002019 Cap Savings: $15,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $7,500,0002019 Cap Savings: $15,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002020 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $20,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002020 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $20,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 29 $18,900,000 $2,500,000 - $100,000 $21,500,000 $5,000,000 $19,000,000($86,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002020 Cap Savings: $19,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002020 Cap Savings: $19,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 30 $19,525,000 $2,500,000 - $100,000 $22,125,000 $2,500,000 $19,625,000($106,125,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002021 Cap Savings: $19,625,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002021 Cap Savings: $19,625,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $19,625,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $19,625,000
    2022 Contract details by year 31 $19,777,519 - - $100,000 $19,877,519 - $19,877,519($126,002,519)
    Pre-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $19,877,519 Pre-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $19,877,519 Post-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $19,877,519 Post-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $19,877,519
    2023 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $40M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus + 2018 roster bonus)
    • $30.2M guaranteed for injury only at signing (fully guarantees each league year)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $7.5M (6/30/17)
    • $7.4M 2018 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2018
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $15M (fully guaranteed, paid 3rd league day of 2018)
    • $19.9M 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2019
    • $2.9M of 2020 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2020
    • 2017 Workout Bonuses: $175,000
    • 2018-22 Workout Bonus: $100,000 (85% participation)

     


    Previous Contracts

    2014-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,371,801
    Signing Bonus $2,226,764
    Average Salary $1,342,950
    Guaranteed $3,310,937
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 23 $420,000 $556,691 - - $976,691 $3,310,937
    2015 24 $664,173 $556,691 - - $1,220,864 $2,334,236
    2016 25 $733,346 $556,691 $150,000 $25,000 $1,465,037 $1,288,376
    2017 26 $977,519 $556,691 $150,000 $25,000 $1,709,210 $556,691
    2018 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $3.31 million guaranteed (signing bonus + 2014-15 salaries)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $2,226,764 - - - - - $2,646,764
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $664,173 - - - - - $116,318 $780,491
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $733,346 - $150,000 $25,000 - - - $908,346
    3 seasons $1,817,519 $2,226,764 $150,000 $25,000 - - $116,318 $4,335,601
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $12,500,000 $7,500,000 - - - - $25,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,400,000 - $15,000,000 $100,000 - - - $22,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $19,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $20,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $18,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $19,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $19,525,000 - - $100,000 - - - $19,625,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $19,777,519 - - $100,000 - - - $19,877,519
    $92,320,038 $14,726,764 $22,650,000 $525,000 - - $116,318 $130,338,120
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Derek Carr ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum AAV
    Aaron Rodgers, GB
    Similarity Score: 89.38%
    16 16 16 1066 0.98 610 401 65.7 4428 11 40 7 104.19 67 369 4 8 $10,586,667
    Sam Bradford, MIN
    Similarity Score: 87.66%
    16 15 15 979 0.93 552 395 71.6 3877 9.8 20 5 99.28 20 53 0 10 $18,000,000
    Andy Dalton, CIN
    Similarity Score: 84.51%
    16 16 16 1085 0.998 563 364 64.7 4206 11.6 18 8 91.83 46 184 4 9 $16,000,000
    Matt Ryan, ATL
    Similarity Score: 84.46%
    16 16 16 1022 0.983 534 373 69.9 4944 13.3 38 7 117.13 35 117 0 4 $20,750,000
    Matthew Stafford, DET
    Similarity Score: 81.78%
    16 16 16 1037 1 594 388 65.3 4327 11.2 24 10 93.32 37 207 2 3 $17,666,667
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 15 15 15 1048 0.937 559 356 63.7 3933 11 28 6 96.69 38 69 0 5 268.22
    2015 16 16 16 1018 0.960 573 350 61.1 3987 11.4 32 13 91.14 34 138 0 10 269.28
    2014 16 16 16 986 0.958 599 348 58.1 3270 9.4 21 12 76.58 30 87 0 10 191.5
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 5 yrs, $116,039,493
    • Avg. Salary: $23,207,899
    • NFL Rank: #6
    • QB Rank: #6

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2023
    • Avg. Salary: $25,000,000
    • NFL Rank: #1
    • QB Rank: #

    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Carr's current age.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Andrew Luck 5 $122,970,000 $24,594,000 26
    Russell Wilson 4 $87,600,000 $21,900,000 26
    Matthew Stafford 3 $53,000,000 $17,666,667 25
    Ryan Tannehill 4 $77,000,000 $19,250,000 26
    Averages 4 $85,142,500 $21,285,625 25.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts to match Carr's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    5 $110,157,104 $22,031,421


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Carr statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

    Player Pass YD/GM Pass TD/GM INT/GM PASS ATT/GM COMP % GP % PASS RTG/YR
    Andrew Luck 2014-2015, IND 288.78 2.39 1.22 39.52 58.49 71.88 85.72
    Russell Wilson 2013-2014, SEA 213.5 1.44 0.5 26.84 63.1 100 98.06
    Matthew Stafford 2011-2012, DET 312.66 1.91 1.03 43.44 61.67 100 88.53
    Ryan Tannehill 2013-2014, MIA 248.69 1.59 0.91 36.81 63.41 100 87.24
    Averages 265.91 1.83 0.92 36.65 61.67 92.97 89.89
    Derek Carr 2015-2016 255.48 1.94 0.61 36.52 62.38 96.88 93.93
    % Change -3.92% 6.01% 33.70% -0.35% 1.15% 4.21% 4.49%
    Median Prime % Change 4.21%
    Average Prime % Change 6.47%


    Derek Carr's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    5 years, $116,039,493 23,207,899