• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,453,125
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.75%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.90%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.03
  • Total Contract Value: $1,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 33/92 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,250,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 249
  • College: South Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 5, #150 overall (49ers)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $1,047,000

Contract Notes

Aaron Lynch signed a one year contract with the Chicago Bears on April 2, 2019.  The contract is worth $1.5 million with $1.25 million guaranteed.  Lynch received a $250,000 signing bonus and full guaranteed salary.  Lynch can earn up to $250,000 ($15,625 per game active) in roster bonuses for the season.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201926$1,000,000$250,000$250,000$1,000,000$1,453,1250.8%
Total$1,000,000$250,000$250,000$1,000,000$1,453,125
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Career Earnings: $8,883,824
Career APY: $1,480,637
Potential Earnings: $8,883,824
Total Guarantees: $2,698,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,812,500 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
49ersDraftedExpired20144$2,418,000$604,500$198,000$3,383,824139.9%$845,956
BearsUFAExpired20181$4,000,000$4,000,000$1,250,000$4,000,000100.0%$4,000,000
BearsUFAActive20191$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,250,000$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
49ers4$3,383,824$845,956$3,383,8240.0%$00.0%
Bears2$5,500,000$2,750,000$5,265,6250.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
201449ers$420,000$49,500$0$0$0$469,5000.4%$618,000
201549ers$510,000$49,500$0$0$0$559,5000.4%$510,000
201649ers$600,000$49,500$0$0$0$508,3240.3%$458,824
201749ers$1,797,000$49,500$0$0$0$1,846,5001.1%$1,797,000
2018Bears$2,200,000$1,250,000$500,000$50,000$0$3,812,5002.2%$4,000,000
2019Bears$1,000,000$250,000$250,000$0$1,000,000$1,453,1250.8%$1,500,000
Total$6,527,000$1,698,000$750,000$50,000$1,000,000$8,649,449$8,883,824

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2014160049.2%29.1%1766399144000000
2015142069.8%13.7%3086.550.513213000000
201675019.3%5.1%1211.56.5450000000
201775413.8%0.2%5411250000100
2018133033.7%2.4%133364811200000
2019160022.8%3.1%4226392000000

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$1,013,000$1,500,000
Injury Adjusted$1,013,000$1,500,000
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,830,000 $7,500,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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