Alex Lewis

Left Guard

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,308,333 (2.05% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $6,000,000 (3.17% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.39
  • Contract Value: $18,600,000 ($6,200,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,600,000
  • Contract Ranking: 10/101 at LG

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2020 📝
March 22: $2 million roster bonus due
28$1,100,000$833,333$2,000,000$400,000$3,100,000$4,308,3332.0%
202129$5,800,000$833,333$0$400,000$0$7,033,3333.3%
202230$6,000,000$833,333$0$400,000$0$7,233,3343.2%
Total$12,900,000$2,499,999$2,000,000$1,200,000$3,100,000$18,575,000

Contract Notes

Alex Lewis signed a 3 year contract with the New York Jets.  Contract is worth $18.6 million with $5.6 million guaranteed.  Guarantees include $2.5 million signing bonus, $1.1 million salary guarantee, and $2 million roster bonus (due on March 22, 2020).  The roster bonus was considered fully guaranteed at signing, thus will pro-rate over the contract.  Lewis can earn up to $400,000 each year of the contract through per game active roster bonuses.
Career Earnings: $6,459,896
Career APY: $1,614,974
Potential Earnings: $22,559,896
Total Guarantees: $6,583,792
Largest Cash Payment: $6,400,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $7,233,334 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsDraftedExpired20164$2,831,896$707,974$491,896$2,025,00071.5%$2,025,000
RavensDraftedTraded20164$2,831,896$707,974$491,896$1,934,89668.3%$644,965
JetsUFAActive20203$18,600,000$6,200,000$5,600,000$2,500,00013.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets1$4,525,000$4,525,000$2,025,0000.0%$00.0%
Ravens3$1,934,896$644,965$1,811,9220.0%$122,9740.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Jets$2,025,000$0$0$0$0$2,025,0001.0%$2,025,000
2016Ravens$450,000$122,974$0$0$0$572,9740.4%$941,896
2017Ravens$540,000$122,974$0$0$0$485,9740.3%$363,000
2018Ravens$630,000$122,974$0$0$0$752,9740.4%$630,000
2020Jets$1,100,000$833,333$2,000,000$400,000$3,100,000$4,308,3332.0%$6,000,000
2021Jets$5,800,000$833,333$0$400,000$0$7,033,3333.3%$6,200,000
2022Jets$6,000,000$833,333$0$400,000$0$7,233,3343.2%$6,400,000
Total$16,545,000$2,868,921$2,000,000$1,200,000$3,100,000$22,411,922$22,559,896
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Ravens2019$122,974$0
Total$122,974$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2016106047.4%7.8%
2018106059.5%9.0%
2019151075.1%11.5%

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$3,236,000$6,200,000
Injury Adjusted$3,542,871$5,812,500
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.4M $7.2M $9.0M APY $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.9M $12.3M $5,249,000 $5,000,000

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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