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Julio Jones Embed This

Wide Receiver Age: 30 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#6 overall), 2011 College: Alabama Agent(s): Jimmy Sexton (CAA Sports)

Falcons – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Julio Jones signed a 3 year, $66,000,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $25,000,000 signing bonus, $64,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $22,000,000. In 2019, Jones will earn a base salary of $1,500,000 and a signing bonus of $25,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,366,667 and a dead cap value of $69,333,335.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $66,000,000
    Signing Bonus $25,000,000
    Average Salary $22,000,000
    Total Guarantees $64,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $64,000,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Option Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $1,500,000 $7,400,000 - $1,466,667 $10,366,667 $69,333,335 $26,500,000($26,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $69,333,335 2019 Cap Savings: $-58,966,668 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $41,333,335 2019 Cap Savings: $-30,966,668 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $36,866,667 2020 Dead Cap: $32,466,668 2019 Cap Savings: $-26,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $8,866,667 2020 Dead Cap: $32,466,668 2019 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $11,200,000 $5,000,000 $2,750,000 $1,466,668 $20,416,668 $58,966,668 $22,200,000($48,700,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $58,966,668 2020 Cap Savings: $-38,550,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $32,466,668 2020 Cap Savings: $-12,050,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $35,716,668 2021 Dead Cap: $23,250,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-15,300,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $9,216,668 2021 Dead Cap: $23,250,000 2020 Cap Savings: $11,200,000
    2021 Contract details by year 32 $15,300,000 $5,000,000 $2,750,000 - $23,050,000 $38,550,000 $15,300,000($64,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $38,550,000 2021 Cap Savings: $-15,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $23,250,000 2021 Cap Savings: $-200,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $23,050,000 2022 Dead Cap: $15,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2022 Dead Cap: $15,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $15,300,000
    2022 Contract details by year 33 $11,513,000 $5,000,000 $2,750,000 - $19,263,000 $15,500,000 $11,513,000($75,513,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $15,500,000 2022 Cap Savings: $3,763,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $15,500,000 2022 Cap Savings: $3,763,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2022 Cap Savings: $11,513,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2022 Cap Savings: $11,513,000

    Potential Out: 2023, 4 yr, $75,513,000; $7,750,000 dead cap

    2023 Contract details by year 34 $11,513,000 $5,000,000 $2,750,000 - $19,263,000 $7,750,000 $11,513,000($87,026,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2023 Cap Savings: $11,513,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2023 Cap Savings: $11,513,000 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $11,513,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $7,750,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $11,513,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $64M guaranteed at signing (2019 salary + 2020 salary + 2020 option bonus + 2021 salary)
    • $2M of 2022 salary guaranteed for injury
    • 2020 Option Bonus: $11M (guaranteed)
    • If the option is declined, 2020 salary increases to $22.2M)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2020

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $71,256,045
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $14,251,209
    Guaranteed $47,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2015 26 $2,500,000 $2,400,000 $7,500,000 - - $12,400,000 $35,500,000 $22,010,829($22,010,829)
    2016 27 $9,500,000 $2,400,000 $4,000,000 - - $15,900,000 $34,600,000 $13,500,000($35,510,829)
    2017 28 $11,500,000 $2,400,000 - - - $13,900,000 $18,700,000 $11,500,000($47,010,829)
    2018 29 $9,000,000 $2,400,000 - - $1,466,667 $12,866,667 $18,200,000 $13,400,000($60,410,829)
    2019 30 $9,600,000 $2,400,000 - - $1,466,667 $13,466,667 $5,333,334 $9,600,000($70,010,829)
    2020 31 $11,426,000 - - - $1,466,668 $12,892,668 $1,466,668 $11,426,000($81,436,829)
    2021 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    • $47M in total possible full guarantees
    • $35.5M initially guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015 base salary + 2016 base salary + 2015 roster bonus, + 2016 roster bonus)
    • $11.5M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/11/16
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $7.5M
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $4M (due 3/11/16)
    • 2018: Converted $1M of 2018 salary & $2M of 2019 salary to bonus/3 years
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $10,270,000 - - - - - $10,660,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,110,625 - - - - - - $1,110,625
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,846,250 - - - - - - $1,846,250
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,581,875 - - - - - - $2,581,875
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $12,000,000 $7,500,000 - - - $10,829 $22,010,829
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - $4,000,000 - - - - $13,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - - - - - $11,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - - $4,400,000 - - $13,400,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $25,000,000 - - - - - $26,500,000
    9 seasons $39,928,750 $47,270,000 $11,500,000 - $4,400,000 - $10,829 $103,109,579
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $11,200,000 - - - - $11,000,000 - $22,200,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $15,300,000 - - - - - - $15,300,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $11,513,000 - - - - - - $11,513,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $11,513,000 - - - - - - $11,513,000
    $89,454,750 $47,270,000 $11,500,000 - $4,400,000 $11,000,000 $10,829 $163,635,579
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    9 seasons Player Cash Earnings $39,928,750 $47,270,000 $11,500,000 - $4,400,000 - - $103,109,579
  • 2019 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2019 ATL 7 7 7 360 0.745 62 40 560 14 80.00 4 1 1 80.1
    2018 ATL 16 16 16 818 0.772 170 113 1677 14.8 104.81 8 2 8 212.9
    2017 ATL 16 16 16 766 0.747 148 88 1444 16.4 90.25 3 0 8 163.9
    2016 ATL 14 14 14 706 0.679 129 83 1409 17 100.64 6 0 6 176.9
    2015 ATL 16 16 16 932 0.818 203 136 1871 13.8 116.94 8 3 10 239.1
    2014 ATL 15 15 15 868 0.803 163 104 1593 15.3 106.20 6 2 8 193.4
    2013 ATL 5 5 5 296 0.863 59 41 580 14.1 116.00 2 2 5 68.7
    2012 ATL 16 16 15 836 0.789 129 79 1198 15.2 74.88 10 0 7 182.8
    2011 ATL 13 13 13 95 54 959 17.8 73.77 8 1 8 147.5
    Totals 118 118 117 5,582 - 1,158 738 11,291 15.3 95.69 55 11 61 1,465.30