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Embed This Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#232 overall), 2009 College: Kent State Agent(s): Yee Dubin Sports
  • Current Contract

    Julian Edelman signed a 2 year, $11,000,000 contract with the New England Patriots, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000. In 2018, Edelman will earn a base salary of $1,529,412, a roster bonus of $31,250 and a workout bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,727,328 and a dead cap value of $5,362,746.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $11,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Total Guarantees $7,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $3,000,000 $2,916,666 $750,000 $250,000 $500,000 $7,416,666 $8,250,000 $7,857,843($7,857,843)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $8,250,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-833,334 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $6,250,000 2017 Cap Savings: $1,166,666 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $4,916,666 2018 Dead Cap: $3,333,334 2017 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $2,916,666 2018 Dead Cap: $3,333,334 2017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 32 $1,529,412 $1,666,666 $31,250 $500,000 - $3,727,328 $5,362,746 $2,060,662($9,918,505)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,362,746 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,635,418 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $3,833,334 2018 Cap Savings: $-106,006 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,696,078 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2018 Cap Savings: $31,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,166,666 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2018 Cap Savings: $1,560,662
    2019 Contract details by year 33 $2,000,000 $1,666,668 $500,000 $500,000 - $4,666,668 $1,666,668 $3,000,000($12,918,505)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,666,668 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    • 2017 Per Game Active Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000)
    • 2017 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 1 LTBE)
    • 2018 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2019 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    • Incentives: $4M

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2017

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $17,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Guaranteed $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 28 $1,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 - - $2,750,000 $6,000,000 $3,437,500($12,918,505)
    2015 29 $2,250,000 $1,250,000 $656,250 - $500,000 $4,656,250 $5,750,000 $6,171,875($12,918,505)
    2016 30 $2,500,000 $1,250,000 $421,875 $250,000 - $4,421,875 $5,250,000 $4,028,635($12,918,505)
    2017 31 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 $500,000 $5,750,000 $1,250,000 $4,500,000($12,918,505)
    2018 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    • $3M of signing bonus deferred to 3/31/15
    • $2M of 2015 salary fully guarantees on 3/10/15
    • 2014 Per Game Bonus: $500,000 ($31,250)
    • 2015-17 Per Game Bonus: $750,000 ($46,875, 9 LTBE in 2016)
    • 2016-17 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • Incentives
      $500,000 for either
      1,057 REC Yds, 70 REC,  7 TDS
      or
      80 REC, 13 Wins
      or
      80 REC, Super Bowl Appearance 
    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
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $48,700 - - - - - $358,700
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - - - $395,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - - $525,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - - - - - $615,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 - $40,000 $10,000 - - - $765,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $437,500 - - - - $3,437,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $3,000,000 $421,875 - - - $500,000 $6,171,875
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $750,000 $250,000 - - $528,635 $4,028,635
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $4,607,843 - $250,000 - - - $7,857,843
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,529,412 - $31,250 $500,000 - - - $2,060,662
    10 seasons $12,839,412 $9,656,543 $1,680,625 $1,010,000 - - $1,028,635 $26,215,215
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $3,000,000
    $14,839,412 $9,656,543 $2,180,625 $1,510,000 - - $1,028,635 $29,215,215
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/02/2018, $26,739

      Helmet to Helmet hit against Lafayette Pitts (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 06/07/2018, 4 games, $987,745

      PEDs


    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $9,115

      Excessive facemask against Cincinnati (CIN)


    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $24,309

      Hit on a defenseless player against Arizona (ARI)


    • Player contract details by year 11/07/2014, $5,512

      Throwing the ball into the stands against Denver (DEN)


    • TOTAL: $1,053,420

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Julian Edelman ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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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
    2018 NE 9 9 9 574 0.883 81 56 621 11.1 69.00 4 1 6 96.12
    2017 NE 0 0 0 0 0
    2016 NE 16 16 13 877 0.782 159 98 1106 11.3 69.13 3 3 12 132.3
    2015 NE 9 9 9 525 0.469 88 61 692 11.3 76.89 7 1 7 111.5
    2014 NE 14 14 13 805 0.712 134 92 972 10.6 69.43 4 3 11 130.6
    2013 NE 16 16 11 1021 0.853 151 105 1056 10.1 66.00 6 6 13 146.7
    2012 NE 9 9 3 297 0.323 32 21 235 11.2 26.11 3 1 2 44
    2011 NE 13 13 8 4 34 8.5 2.62 0 3 0 2.2
    2010 NE 15 15 3 14 7 86 12.3 5.73 0 1 10
    2009 NE 11 11 7 54 37 359 9.7 32.64 1 1 42.4
    Totals 112 112 68 4,099 - 721 481 5,161 10.7 46.08 28 20 51 715.82