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Cameron Jordan Embed This

Defensive End Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2011 College: California Agent(s): Doug Hendrickson (Wasserman Media Group)

Saints – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Cameron Jordan signed a 3 year, $52,500,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $15,500,000 signing bonus, $42,035,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,500,000. In 2019, Jordan will earn a base salary of $935,000, a signing bonus of $15,500,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $65,000, while carrying a cap hit of $9,547,000 and a dead cap value of $34,194,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $52,500,000
    Signing Bonus $15,500,000
    Average Salary $17,500,000
    Total Guarantees $42,035,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $27,435,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $935,000 $6,300,000 $500,000 $1,747,000 $65,000 $9,547,000 $34,194,000 $17,000,000($17,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $34,194,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-24,647,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $22,259,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-12,712,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $20,047,000 2020 Dead Cap: $14,147,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-10,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $8,112,000 2020 Dead Cap: $14,147,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,435,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $11,000,000 $3,100,000 - $1,747,000 $100,000 $15,947,000 $14,147,000 $11,100,000($28,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $14,147,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $14,147,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,800,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,847,000 2021 Dead Cap: $9,300,000 2020 Cap Savings: $11,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,847,000 2021 Dead Cap: $9,300,000 2020 Cap Savings: $11,100,000

    Potential Out: 2021, 2 yr, $28,100,000; $9,300,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 32 $11,900,000 $3,100,000 $1,900,000 - $100,000 $17,000,000 $9,300,000 $13,900,000($42,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $9,300,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $9,300,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2022 Dead Cap: $6,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2022 Dead Cap: $6,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $13,900,000
    2022 Contract details by year 33 $13,600,000 $3,100,000 $1,000,000 - $100,000 $17,800,000 $6,200,000 $14,700,000($56,700,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $6,200,000 2022 Cap Savings: $11,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $6,200,000 2022 Cap Savings: $11,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2022 Cap Savings: $14,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2022 Cap Savings: $14,700,000
    2023 Contract details by year 34 $13,900,000 $3,100,000 $1,000,000 - - $18,000,000 $3,100,000 $14,900,000($71,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2023 Cap Savings: $14,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2023 Cap Savings: $14,900,000 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,900,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,900,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $27.43M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2020 salary)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2021 salary fully guarantees in March 2021
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $1.9M (March 2021)
    • 2022 Roster Bonus: $1M
    • 2023 Roster Bonus: $1M
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2020

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $55,000,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $11,000,000
    Guaranteed $33,469,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2015 26 $969,000 $3,200,000 - - - $4,169,000 $22,969,000 $17,001,067($17,001,067)
    2016 27 $765,000 $3,200,000 - $100,000 $1,747,000 $5,812,000 $22,395,000 $9,600,000($26,601,067)
    2017 28 $7,000,000 $3,200,000 - $100,000 $1,747,000 $12,047,000 $23,684,000 $7,100,000($33,701,067)
    2018 29 $8,650,000 $3,200,000 $800,000 $100,000 $1,747,000 $14,497,000 $20,889,000 $9,550,000($43,251,067)
    2019 30 $8,000,000 $3,200,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $1,747,000 $14,047,000 $7,192,000 $9,100,000($52,351,067)
    2020 31 $8,800,000 - $1,000,000 $100,000 $1,747,000 $11,647,000 $1,746,000 $9,900,000($62,251,067)
    2021 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    • $22.969M initially guaranteed (2015 salary + signing bonus+ 2016 roster bonus
    • 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3/11/2016
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $6M (due 3/13/2016)
    • Converted 2016 roster bonus to signing bonus
    • 2016 Restructure: $2.73M of base salary / 5 years
    • 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/11/2017
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (3/18/2018)
    • 2018 Per Game Bonus: $18,750 ($300,000)
    • 2019 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (3/17/2019)
    • 2019 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (5th league day)
    • 2020 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2016-20 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • Base Escalator:
      13 Sacks: $250,000
      15 Sacks: $500,000
      17 Sacks: $750,000
    Source: NFP
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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 $375,000 $4,122,836 - - - - - $4,497,836
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $726,427 - - - - - - $726,427
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,077,855 - - - - - - $1,077,855
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,429,282 - - - - - - $1,429,282
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $969,000 $16,000,000 - - - - $32,067 $17,001,067
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 - - $100,000 $8,735,000 - - $9,600,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,100,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,650,000 - $800,000 $100,000 - - - $9,550,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $935,000 $15,500,000 $500,000 $65,000 - - - $17,000,000
    9 seasons $21,927,564 $35,622,836 $1,300,000 $365,000 $8,735,000 - $32,067 $67,982,467
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - $100,000 - - - $11,100,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $11,900,000 - $1,900,000 $100,000 - - - $13,900,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $13,600,000 - $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - $14,700,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $13,900,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $14,900,000
    $72,327,564 $35,622,836 $5,200,000 $665,000 $8,735,000 - $32,067 $122,582,467
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    9 seasons Player Cash Earnings $21,927,564 $35,622,836 $1,300,000 $365,000 $8,735,000 - - $67,982,467
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/20/2017, $12,154

      Excessive Celebration (dunking ball) against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 11/29/2013, $10,000

      Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)


    • TOTAL: $22,154

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cameron Jordan 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
    2019 NO 6 6 6 363 0.914 5 23 16 7
    2018 NO 16 16 16 883 0.873 12 49 36 13 1
    2017 NO 16 16 16 990 0.934 13 62 48 14 1 1
    2016 NO 16 16 16 965 0.918 7.5 58 40 18 1
    2015 NO 16 16 16 981 0.922 10 45 32 13 1
    2014 NO 16 16 16 999 0.934 7.5 50 31 19 1
    2013 NO 16 16 16 896 0.922 12.5 46 28 18 2
    2012 NO 16 16 16 1038 0.913 8 67 41 26 3
    2011 NO 16 16 15 1 31 18 13
    Totals 134 134 133 7,115 - 77 431 290 141 9 2