Alex Bars

Left Guard

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2021 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $675,000 (0.32% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $675,000 (0.32% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,080,000 ($540,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 77/87 at LG

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201924$495,000$320,2940.2%
202025$675,000$675,0000.3%
Total$1,170,000$995,294

Contract Notes

Alex Bars signed a three year contract with the Chicago Bears on May 3, 2019.  The contract total is $1.76 million with a $5,00 signing bonus and $40,000 salary guarantee.
Career Earnings: $415,534
Career APY: $415,534
Potential Earnings: $995,294
Total Guarantees: $40,000
Largest Cash Payment: $675,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $675,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsUDFATerminated20193$1,760,000$586,667$40,000$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20191$495,040$495,040$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFAActive20192$1,080,000$540,000$0$320,29429.7%$320,294
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears1$415,534$415,534$320,2940.0%$130,2400.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Bears$495,000$320,2940.2%$320,294
2020Bears$675,000$675,0000.3%$675,000
Total$1,170,000$995,294$995,294
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2019$36,666$5,000
Bears2019$90,240$90,240
Bears2020$3,334$0
Total$130,240$95,240

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20195051.0%4.5%
20207006.9%11.4%

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$576,000$540,000
Injury Adjusted$576,000$540,000
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OTC Valuation $2.3M $4.5M $6.8M $9.1M $11.3M APY $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.9M $12.3M $6,794,000 $3,500,000

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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