Derwin James

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Chargers, S Age: 26-17d Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2018 College: Florida State Agent(s): David Mulugheta (Athletes First)

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  • Current Contract

    Derwin James signed a 4 year, $12,388,956 contract with the Los Angeles Chargers, including a $7,090,150 signing bonus, $12,388,956 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,097,239. In 2022, James will earn a base salary of $9,052,000, while carrying a cap hit of $9,052,000 and a dead cap value of $9,052,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $12,388,956
    Signing Bonus $7,090,150
    Average Salary $3,097,239
    Total Guarantees $12,388,956
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,388,956
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 22 $480,000 $1,772,537 $2,252,537 $12,388,956 $7,570,150($7,570,150)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $12,388,956 2018 Cap Savings: $-10,136,419 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $7,090,150 2018 Cap Savings: $-4,837,613 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $7,071,343 2019 Dead Cap: $5,317,613 2018 Cap Savings: $-4,818,806 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,772,537 2019 Dead Cap: $5,317,613 2018 Cap Savings: $480,000
    2019 Contract details by year 23 $1,043,134 $1,772,537 $2,815,671 $10,136,419 $1,043,134($8,613,284)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $10,136,419 2019 Cap Savings: $-7,320,748 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $5,317,613 2019 Cap Savings: $-2,501,942 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $6,591,343 2020 Dead Cap: $3,545,076 2019 Cap Savings: $-3,775,672 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,772,537 2020 Dead Cap: $3,545,076 2019 Cap Savings: $1,043,134
    2020 Contract details by year 24 $1,606,269 $1,772,537 $3,378,806 $7,320,748 $1,606,269($10,219,553)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $7,320,748 2020 Cap Savings: $-3,941,942 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,545,076 2020 Cap Savings: $-166,270 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $5,548,209 2021 Dead Cap: $1,772,539 2020 Cap Savings: $-2,169,403 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,772,537 2021 Dead Cap: $1,772,539 2020 Cap Savings: $1,606,269
    2021 Contract details by year 25 $2,169,403 $1,772,539 $3,941,942 $3,941,942 $2,169,403($12,388,956)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $3,941,942 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,772,539 2021 Cap Savings: $2,169,403 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $3,941,942 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,772,539 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $2,169,403
    2022 Contract details by year 26 $9,052,000 - $9,052,000 $9,052,000 $9,052,000($21,440,956)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $9,052,000 2022 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $9,052,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $9,052,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $9,052,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
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    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 $7,090,150 - - - - - $7,570,150
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,043,134 - - - - - - $1,043,134
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,606,269 - - - - - - $1,606,269
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,169,403 - - - - - - $2,169,403
    4 seasons $5,298,806 $7,090,150 - - - - - $12,388,956
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $9,052,000 - - - - - - $9,052,000
    $14,350,806 $7,090,150 - - - - - $21,440,956
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $5,298,806 $7,090,150 - - - - - $12,388,956
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/23/2018, $10,026

      Excessive Facemask against Denver (DEN)


    • Player contract details by year 11/09/2018, $26,739

      Unnecessary Roughness against Seattle (SEA)


    • TOTAL: $36,765

  • Transactions

    May 1 2021Los Angeles (LAC) exercised a $9.05 million option for 2022
    Nov 23 2018Fined $10,026 Excessive Facemask against Denver (DEN)
    Nov 9 2018Fined $26,739 Unnecessary Roughness against Seattle (SEA)
    Jun 1 2018Signed a 4 year $12.3 million contract with Los Angeles (LAC)
    Apr 26 2018Drafted by Los Angeles (LAC): Round 1 (#17 overall)
  • 2022 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Derwin James ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2021 LAC 16 15 15 882 76.4 2 117 74 43 3 2
    2019 LAC 5 5 5 299 30.4 33 23 10
    2018 LAC 16 16 16 1026 99.1 3.5 105 75 30 3
    Totals 37 36 36 2,207 - 6 255 172 83 3 5
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 5 yrs, $82,729,640
    • Avg. Salary: $16,545,928
    • NFL Rank: 79
    • S Rank: 3

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2023
    • Avg. Salary: $3,097,239
    • NFL Rank: 563
    • S Rank: 35

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Derwin James to.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Minkah Fitzpatrick 4 $73,612,235 $18,403,059 25
    Jamal Adams 4 $70,580,000 $17,645,000 25
    Justin Simmons 4 $61,000,000 $15,250,000 27
    Budda Baker 4 $59,000,000 $14,750,000 24
    Averages 4 $66,048,059 $16,512,015 25.3


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at James's current age (26), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    4 $65,377,608 $16,344,402


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and James statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Tackles, Interceptions, Coverage Catch %, Rating

    Player GP% Tkl/GM INT/GM Cov Catch% Rating
    Minkah Fitzpatrick 2020-2021, PIT 96.97 4.5 0.19 52.4 69.15
    Jamal Adams 2019-2020, SEA 81.25 4.62 0.04 70.5 76.55
    Justin Simmons 2019-2020, DEN 100 4.44 0.28 65.6 84.85
    Budda Baker 2018-2019, ARI 93.75 6.07 0 79.55 68.55
    Average 92.99 4.91 0.13 67.01 74.78
    Derwin James 2021-2021 88.24 4.93 0.13 60.3 78.5
    % Change -5.11% 0.41% 0.00% 10.01% 4.97%
    Median Prime % Change 0.41%
    Average Prime % Change 2.06%


    Calculated Market Value: Derwin James

    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, $82,729,640 $16,545,928