Age: 30
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,225,735 (0.60% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,325,000 (0.54% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.08
  • Contract Value: $2,500,000 ($1,250,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $125,000
  • Contract Ranking: 95/289 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$1,050,000$62,500$0$371,3240.2%
202130$1,075,000$62,500$250,000$1,225,7350.6%
Total$2,125,000$125,000$250,000$1,597,059

Contract Notes

Akeem Spence signed a three year, $9 million contract with the Lions. Spence received a $2.25 million signing bonus. Spence was traded to the Dolphins on May 3, 2018.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
$2.5M
Old Money20202021
Cash Due$741,176$433,824$1,325,000
Running Cash$1,175,000$2,500,000
Career Earnings: $11,853,365
Career APY: $1,481,671
Potential Earnings: $12,513,365
Total Guarantees: $7,609,484
Largest Cash Payment: $3,750,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $2,925,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedExpired20134$2,644,424$661,106$484,484$3,606,012136.4%$901,503
LionsUFATraded20173$9,000,000$3,000,000$3,500,000$3,750,00041.7%$3,750,000
DolphinsUFATerminated20173$9,000,000$3,000,000$3,500,000$2,925,00032.5%$2,925,000
EaglesSFATerminated20191$805,000$805,000$0$00.0%$0
JaguarsSFAExpired20191$805,000$805,000$0$473,52958.8%$473,529
PatriotsPracticeRenegotiated20201$204,000$204,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsPracticeElevated20201$204,000$204,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsSFAActive20202$2,500,000$1,250,000$125,000$433,82417.4%$433,824
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers4$3,606,012$901,503$3,606,0120.0%$00.0%
Lions1$3,750,000$3,750,000$2,250,0000.0%$1,500,0000.0%
Dolphins1$3,175,000$3,175,000$2,925,0000.0%$250,0000.0%
Eagles0$331,471$0$00.0%$275,0000.0%
Jaguars1$473,529$473,529$473,5290.0%$00.0%
Patriots1$517,353$517,353$371,3240.0%$83,5290.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Buccaneers$405,000$121,106$0$0$0$526,1060.4%$889,424
2014Buccaneers$495,000$121,106$0$0$0$616,1060.4%$495,000
2015Buccaneers$585,000$121,106$0$0$0$671,6940.5%$550,588
2016Buccaneers$1,671,000$121,106$0$0$0$1,792,1061.1%$1,671,000
2017Lions$1,250,000$750,000$250,000$0$1,250,000$2,250,0001.3%$3,750,000
2018Dolphins$2,575,000$0$250,000$100,000$0$2,925,0001.7%$2,925,000
2019Jaguars$805,000$0$0$0$0$473,5290.2%$473,529
2020Patriots$1,050,000$62,500$0$0$0$371,3240.2%$433,824
2021Patriots$1,075,000$62,500$250,000$0$0$1,225,7350.6%$1,325,000
Total$9,911,000$1,359,424$750,000$100,000$1,250,000$10,851,600$12,513,365
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2018$1,500,000$0
Dolphins2019$250,000$250,000
Eagles2019$227,647$284,118
Eagles2019$47,353$47,353
Patriots2020$83,529$83,529
Total$2,108,529$665,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2013160065.5%21.2%191016210000100
2014160044.4%16.1%2710315.5470000200
201588026.5%11.6%8311150000000
2016160034.1%26.4%1090.50.5230000000
2017160060.6%2.6%18192.518.5470001000
2018160061.1%18.5%2319210690000100
2019140033.7%9.1%14400010000000
202060010.1%5.3%3600000000000

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$610,000$1,250,000
Injury Adjusted$610,000$1,250,000
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OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.9M $10.3M $13.8M $17.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $3,489,000 $3,750,000

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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