Josh Gordon
Wide Receiver
Experience: 3 Years
College: Baylor
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$5,341,648
Signing Bonus $2,324,836 AAV$1,335,412 G'teed:$3,727,638 Free Agent:2018 / RFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2012 Contract details by year 21 $390,000 $564,115 - $954,115 $3,727,638
2013 Contract details by year 22 $632,802 $564,115 - $1,196,917 $2,756,429
2014 Contract details by year 23 $825,604 $564,115 $50,000 $954,069 $1,128,230
2015 Contract details by year 24 - $564,115 - $564,115 $564,115
2017 Contract details by year 26 $1,068,406 - - - -
2018 Free Agent Year 27 RFA  
Contract Notes:
  • $3.7 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2012-13 base + $380k of 2014 base)
  • Signing Bonus: $2.324 million
  • 2014-15 Workout Bonus: $50,000
  • 2013 Suspension (2 Games/4 Games Pay)
  • Guaranteed salary voided per suspensions
  • Suspended for the entire 2014 season, contract tolled to 2015 ($825,604 salary)
  • Suspended for the entire 2015 season, contract tolled to 2016
Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports. Breakdown information ocassionally confirmed through OTC.
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $2,324,836 - $2,714,836
2013 Player Cash Earnings $632,802 - - $632,802
2014 Player Cash Earnings $825,604 - - $875,604
3 seasons $1,848,406 $2,324,836 - $4,223,242

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Jul 25 2016

    Suspended 4 games for violating the league's substance abuse policy, foerfeiting $251,389 in 2016 salary with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Jan 25 2015

    Suspended for the entire 2015 season for violating the NFL's drug/alcohol policy

  • Dec 27 2014

    Suspended 1 games for a violation of team rules with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Aug 27 2014

    Suspended for the entire 2014 season for violating the league's substance abuse policy, forfeiting $1.39M in salary/bonus with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Jul 16 2012

    Signed a 4 year $5.34 million contract with Cleveland (CLE)

  • Jul 12 2012

    Drafted in the 2nd round by Cleveland (CLE)