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Embed This Justin Pugh

Guard Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#19 overall), 2013 College: Syracuse Agent(s): Andy Ross (Select Sports Group)
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  • Current Contract

    Justin Pugh signed a 5 year, $44,775,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $15,750,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,955,000. In 2018, Pugh will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $10,000,000 and a roster bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,250,000 and a dead cap value of $22,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $44,775,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $8,955,000
    Total Guarantees $15,750,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $250,000 $3,250,000 $22,000,000 $11,250,000($11,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $22,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-18,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-6,750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $14,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-10,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,250,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $750,000 $7,750,000 $10,000,000 $5,750,000($17,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-2,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-250,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,750,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $7,250,000 $2,000,000 $1,250,000 $10,500,000 $6,000,000 $8,500,000($25,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $8,500,000

    Potential Out: 2021, 3 yr, $25,500,000; $4,000,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 31 $7,750,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $11,250,000 $4,000,000 $9,250,000($34,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,250,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $9,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $9,250,000
    2022 Contract details by year 32 $8,525,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $12,025,000 $2,000,000 $10,025,000($44,775,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2022 Cap Savings: $10,025,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2022 Cap Savings: $10,025,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $10,025,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $10,025,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $13M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary + $2M of 2019 salary)
    • $2.75M of 2020 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2020
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 8 LTBE)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000)
    • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $78,125 ($1.25M)
    • 2021-2022 Per Game Active Bonus; $93,750 ($1.5M)
    • Workout Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $8,345,898
    Signing Bonus $4,449,744
    Average Salary $2,086,475
    Guaranteed $7,960,128
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2013 23 $405,000 $1,112,436 - - $1,517,436 $7,960,128 $4,854,744($44,775,000)
    2014 24 $784,359 $1,112,436 - - $1,896,795 $6,442,692 $784,359($44,775,000)
    2015 25 $1,163,718 $1,112,436 - - $2,276,154 $4,545,897 $1,220,755($44,775,000)
    2016 26 $1,157,307 $1,112,436 $385,770 - $2,655,513 $2,655,513 $1,543,077($44,775,000)
    2017 27 $8,821,000 - - - $8,821,000 $8,821,000 $8,821,000($44,775,000)
    2018 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • $7.96M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2013-16 base)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $385,770
    • 5th year option available
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $4,449,744 - - - - - $4,854,744
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $784,359 - - - - - - $784,359
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,163,718 - - - - - $57,037 $1,220,755
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,157,307 - $385,770 - - - - $1,543,077
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,821,000 - - - - - - $8,821,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 $250,000 - - - - $11,250,000
    6 seasons $13,331,384 $14,449,744 $635,770 - - - $57,037 $28,473,935
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $750,000 - - - - $5,750,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - $1,250,000 - - - - $8,500,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - $1,500,000 - - - - $9,250,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $8,525,000 - $1,500,000 - - - - $10,025,000
    $41,856,384 $14,449,744 $5,635,770 - - - $57,037 $61,998,935
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/11/2015, $17,363

      Leg whip against New York (NYJ)


    • TOTAL: $17,363

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Justin Pugh ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps
    2018 ARI 8 7 7 343
    2017 NYG 8 8 8 435
    2016 NYG 11 11 11 686
    2015 NYG 14 14 14 968
    2014 NYG 14 14 14 910
    2013 NYG 16 16 16 1026