A.J. Epenesa

Edge Rusher

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,335,751 (0.71% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $877,150 (0.39% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.66
  • Contract Value: $5,877,304 ($1,469,326 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,321,554
  • Contract Ranking: 87/238 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202022$610,000$458,601$0$610,000$1,068,6010.5%
202123$877,150$458,601$0$877,150$1,335,7510.7%
202224$1,069,300$458,601$75,000$0$1,602,9010.8%
202325$1,336,450$458,601$75,000$0$1,870,0510.8%
Total$3,892,900$1,834,404$150,000$1,487,150$5,877,304

Contract Notes

A.J. Epenesa signed a four year contract with the Bills on May 8, 2020 that is worth $5,877,304. Epenesa's guarantee is worth $3,321,554. The guarantee package is made up of his 2020 and 2021 base salaries as well as a signing bonus of $1,834,404. There are non-guaranteed $75,000 workout bonuses in the final two contract years.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.5M
$2.9M
$4.4M
$5.9M
2020202120222023
Cash Due$2,444,404$877,150$1,144,300$1,411,450
Running Cash$2,444,404$3,321,554$4,465,854$5,877,304
Career Earnings: $2,444,404
Career APY: $2,444,404
Potential Earnings: $5,877,304
Total Guarantees: $3,321,554
Largest Cash Payment: $2,444,404 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $1,870,051 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedActive20204$5,877,304$1,469,326$3,321,554$2,444,40441.6%$2,444,404
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills1$2,444,404$2,444,404$1,068,6010.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2020Bills$610,000$458,601$0$610,000$1,068,6010.5%$2,444,404
2021Bills$877,150$458,601$0$877,150$1,335,7510.7%$877,150
2022Bills$1,069,300$458,601$75,000$0$1,602,9010.8%$1,144,300
2023Bills$1,336,450$458,601$75,000$0$1,870,0510.8%$1,411,450
Total$3,892,900$1,834,404$150,000$1,487,150$5,877,304$5,877,304

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2020140227.2%17.8%11312341000000

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.9M $7.8M $11.7M $15.6M $19.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $1,167,000 $893,139

Weekly Valuation Trends

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