Christian Gonzalez

New England Patriots, Cornerback
Age: 21-358d (Jun 28, 2002)
Exp: 2 Years
Country: US
College: Oregon
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2023
Agent(s): Reggie Johnson, Lukman Abdulai, Tory Dandy (CAA Sports)
2024 Cap Hit

$3,432,470

2024 Cash

$1,436,494

Career Earnings

$8,733,904

2023-2027 Rookie (CURRENT)

Christian Gonzalez signed a 4 year , $15,102,868 contract with the New England Patriots, including $7,983,904 signing bonus, $15,102,868 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,775,717. In 2024, Gonzalez will earn a base salary of $1,436,494, while carrying a cap hit of $3,432,470 and a dead cap value of $12,356,892.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $15,102,868
Average Salary:
$3,775,717
Signing Bonus:
$7,983,904
GTD at Sign:
$15,102,868
Total GTD:
$15,102,868
Free Agent:
2028 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2023 21
$2,745,976 1.22% $8,733,904 $8,733,904 $15,102,868
2024 22 $3,432,470 1.34% $1,436,494 $10,170,398 $12,356,892
2025 23 $4,118,964 1.51% $2,122,988 $12,293,386 $8,924,422
2026 24 $4,805,458 1.64% $2,809,482 $15,102,868 $4,805,458
2027 25
Club
- - - - -
2028 26
UFA
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2023 21
$750,000 $1,995,976 $2,745,976 1.22% $15,102,868
2024 22 $1,436,494 $1,995,976 $3,432,470 1.34% $12,356,892
2025 23 $2,122,988 $1,995,976 $4,118,964 1.51% $8,924,422
2026 24 $2,809,482 $1,995,976 $4,805,458 1.64% $4,805,458
2027 25
Club
- - - - -
2028 26
UFA
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2023 21
$750,000 $7,983,904 $8,733,904 $8,733,904 $8,733,904 $3,020,574
2024 22 $1,436,494 - $1,436,494 $10,170,398 $5,085,199 $1,592,241
2025 23 $2,122,988 - $2,122,988 $12,293,386 $4,097,795 $1,644,157
2026 24 $2,809,482 - $2,809,482 $15,102,868 $3,775,717 $1,404,741
2027 25
Club
- - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • Fully Guaranteed
  • 5th Year Option Available
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
Career Earnings thru 2024

$8,733,904

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2023 21
Injured
$8,733,904
$8,733,904
Total      
$8,733,904
$8,733,904
2024 22
Active
$1,436,494
2025 23
Active
$2,122,988
2026 24
Active
$2,809,482
Total
$15,102,868
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2023
21
$750,000
$7,983,904
$8,733,904
$8,733,904
Total
$750,000
$7,983,904
$8,733,904
$8,733,904
2024
22
$1,436,494
$1,436,494
2025
23
$2,122,988
$2,122,988
2026
24
$2,809,482
$2,809,482
Total
$7,118,964
$7,983,904
$15,102,868

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
1 $750,000 $7,983,904 - - - - $8,733,904

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2023 NE 5 - 18 Shoulder
  • Jul 21, 2023 Signed a 4 year $15.1 million contract with New England (NE)
  • Apr 27, 2023 Drafted by New England (NE): Round 1 (#17 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sack Tackles Total Tackles Solo Tackles Assisted FFum Int
2023 NE 4 4 209 79.80 1 17 14 3 1
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