Embed This Jay Ajayi

Running Back Age: 25 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#149 overall), 2015 College: Boise State Agent(s): Drew Rosenhaus (Rosenhaus Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Jay Ajayi signed a 4 year, $2,500,813 contract with the Miami Dolphins, including a $220,813 signing bonus, $220,813 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $625,203. In 2018, Ajayi will earn a base salary of $1,907,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,907,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,500,813
    Signing Bonus $220,813
    Average Salary $625,203
    Total Guarantees $220,813
    Guaranteed at Signing $220,813
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 22 $379,941 $55,203 $435,144 $220,813 $600,754($600,754)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $220,813 2015 Cap Savings: $214,331 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $220,813 2015 Cap Savings: $214,331 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $55,203 2016 Dead Cap: $165,610 2015 Cap Savings: $379,941 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $55,203 2016 Dead Cap: $165,610 2015 Cap Savings: $379,941
    2016 Contract details by year 23 $525,000 $55,203 $580,203 $165,609 $525,000($1,125,754)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $165,609 2016 Cap Savings: $414,594 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $165,609 2016 Cap Savings: $414,594 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $55,203 2017 Dead Cap: $110,406 2016 Cap Savings: $525,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $55,203 2017 Dead Cap: $110,406 2016 Cap Savings: $525,000
    2017 Contract details by year 24 $325,588 - $325,588 - $325,588($1,451,342)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $325,588 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $325,588 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $325,588 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $325,588
    2018 Contract details by year 25 $1,907,000 - $1,907,000 - $1,907,000($3,358,342)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $1,907,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $1,907,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $1,907,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $1,907,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2017 Player contract details by year $289,412 $55,203 - $344,614
    2018 Player contract details by year - $55,204 - $55,204
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $379,941 $220,813 - - - - - $600,754
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - - $525,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $325,588 - - - - - - $325,588
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $289,412 - - - - - - $289,411
    3 seasons $1,519,941 $220,813 - - - - - $1,740,753
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,907,000 - - - - - - $1,907,000
    $3,426,941 $220,813 - - - - - $3,647,753
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jay Ajayi ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum AAV
    C.Ivory, BUF
    Similarity Score: 66.07%
    15 14 3 299 0.264 112 382 3.4 1 21 175 1 2 $406,667
    J.Charles, DEN
    Similarity Score: 58.44%
    14 14 205 0.182 69 296 4.3 1 23 129 0 2 $4,661,667
    I.Crowell, NYJ
    Similarity Score: 56.58%
    16 16 16 536 0.501 206 853 4.1 2 28 182 0 1 $513,333
    F.Gore, MIA
    Similarity Score: 52.88%
    16 16 16 555 0.539 261 961 3.7 3 29 245 1 3 $4,000,000
    L.Blount, DET
    Similarity Score: 50.93%
    16 16 11 353 0.312 173 766 4.4 2 8 50 1 1 $362,500
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 14 14 8 509 0.499 208 873 4.2 1 24 158 1 3 111.1
    2016 15 15 12 582 0.614 260 1272 4.9 8 27 151 0 4 188.3
    2015 9 9 158 0.275 49 187 3.8 1 7 90 0 0 33.7
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 6 yrs, $30,601,836
    • Avg. Salary: $5,100,306
    • NFL Rank: 302
    • RB Rank: 11

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2019
    • Avg. Salary: $625,203
    • NFL Rank: 1,116
    • RB Rank: 73

    Comparable Players

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

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Lamar Miller 4 $26,000,000 $6,500,000 24
    Chris Ivory 5 $32,000,000 $6,400,000 27
    Latavius Murray 3 $15,000,000 $5,000,000 26
    C.J. Anderson 4 $18,000,000 $4,500,000 25
    Averages 4 $22,750,000 $5,687,500 25.5


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Ajayi's current age (25), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    6 $34,666,152 $5,777,692


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Ajayi statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Rushing Yards, Rushing Touchdowns, Fumbles, Receptions, Rating

    Player GP% Rush Yds/GM Rush TD/GM Fum/GM Rec Rating
    Lamar Miller 2016-2019, HOU 100 61.59 0.5 0.13 2.66 81.45
    Chris Ivory 2016-2020, JAC 96.88 60.97 0.42 0.23 1.55 76.9
    Latavius Murray 2017-2019, MIN 93.75 61.8 0.6 0.2 2.47 71.55
    C.J. Anderson 2016-2019, DEN 93.75 52.3 0.43 0.1 1.97 78
    Average 96.10 59.17 0.49 0.17 2.16 76.98
    Jay Ajayi 2016-2017 90.63 73.97 0.31 0.24 1.76 83.95
    % Change -5.69% 25.01% -36.73% -41.18% -18.52% 9.05%
    Median Prime % Change -12.11%
    Average Prime % Change -11.34%


    Jay Ajayi's Calculated Market Value

    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
    6 years, $30,601,836 $5,100,306