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Jamal Adams

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Strong Safety Age: 24 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#6 overall), 2017 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): Universal Sports & Entertainment

Jets – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Jamal Adams signed a 4 year, $22,258,738 contract with the New York Jets, including a $14,328,154 signing bonus, $22,258,738 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,564,685. In 2020, Adams will earn a base salary of $825,000 and a roster bonus of $2,765,292, while carrying a cap hit of $7,172,332 and a dead cap value of $3,582,040.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $22,258,738
    Signing Bonus $14,328,154
    Average Salary $5,564,685
    Total Guarantees $22,258,738
    Guaranteed at Signing $22,258,738
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 21 $465,000 $3,582,038 - $4,047,038 $14,328,154 $14,793,154($14,793,154)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $14,328,154 2017 Cap Savings: $-10,281,116 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $14,328,154 2017 Cap Savings: $-10,281,116 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2018 Dead Cap: $10,746,116 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2018 Dead Cap: $10,746,116 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000
    2018 Contract details by year 22 $555,000 $3,582,038 $921,764 $5,058,802 $10,746,116 $1,476,764($16,269,918)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $10,746,116 2018 Cap Savings: $-5,687,314 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $10,746,116 2018 Cap Savings: $-5,687,314 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2019 Dead Cap: $7,164,078 2018 Cap Savings: $1,476,764 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2019 Dead Cap: $7,164,078 2018 Cap Savings: $1,476,764
    2019 Contract details by year 23 $645,000 $3,582,038 $1,843,528 $6,070,566 $7,164,078 $2,488,528($18,758,446)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $7,164,078 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,093,512 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $7,164,078 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,093,512 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2019 Cap Savings: $2,488,528 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $3,582,038 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2019 Cap Savings: $2,488,528
    2020 Contract details by year 24 $825,000 $3,582,040 $2,765,292 $7,172,332 $3,582,040 $3,590,292($22,348,738)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2020 Cap Savings: $3,590,292 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2020 Cap Savings: $3,590,292 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $3,590,292 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,582,040 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $3,590,292
    2021 Contract details by year 25 $9,860,000 - - $9,860,000 - $9,860,000($32,208,738)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $9,860,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $9,860,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $9,860,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $9,860,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Fully guaranteed
    • 5th-year option available
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $14,328,154 - - - - - $14,793,154
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - $921,764 - - - - $1,476,764
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $645,000 - $1,843,528 - - - - $2,488,528
    3 seasons $1,665,000 $14,328,154 $2,765,292 - - - - $18,758,446
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $825,000 - $2,765,292 - - - - $3,590,292
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $9,860,000 - - - - - - $9,860,000
    $12,350,000 $14,328,154 $5,530,584 - - - - $32,208,738
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,665,000 $14,328,154 $2,765,292 - - - - $18,758,446
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/29/2017, $9,115

      Taunting against Miami (MIA)


    • TOTAL: $9,115

  • Transactions

    Apr 27 2020New York (NYJ) exercised a $9.86M option for 2021
    Sep 20 2019Fined $21,056 Roughing the Passer against Baker Mayfield (CLE)
    Sep 29 2017Fined $9,115 Taunting against Miami (MIA)
    Jul 20 2017Signed a 4 year $22.2 million contract with New York (NYJ)
    Apr 27 2017Drafted by New York (NYJ): Round 1 (#6 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jamal Adams 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 NYJ 14 14 14 978 0.871 6.5 75 61 14 2 1
    2018 NYJ 16 16 16 1120 0.999 3.5 115 86 29 3 1
    2017 NYJ 16 16 16 1103 0.987 2 83 63 20 1
    Totals 46 46 46 3,201 - 12 273 210 63 6 2