Alex Okafor

Edge Rusher

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $7,206,250 (3.24% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $5,050,000 (2.67% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.70
  • Contract Value: $18,000,000 ($6,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,805,000
  • Contract Ranking: 43/228 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201928$805,000$2,000,000$150,000$45,000$0$805,000$3,000,0001.6%
202029$4,700,000$2,000,000$250,000$100,000$250,000$2,000,000$7,206,2503.2%
202130$5,600,000$2,000,000$250,000$100,000$0$0$7,950,0003.7%
Total$11,105,000$6,000,000$650,000$245,000$250,000$2,805,000$18,156,250

Contract Notes

Alex Okafor signed a three year contract with the Kansas City Chiefs on March 15, 2019.  The contract has a base value of $18 million up to $24 million with incentives.  Okafor received $6,805,000 guaranteed at signing with a total vesting guarantee of $8,805,000.  Okafor received a $6 million signing bonus.  Okafor can earn up to $150,000 (2019 - $9,375), $250,000 (2020-2021 $15,625) in roster bonus pay per game active; and $245,000 total in workout bonuses.  Okafor can earn up to $2 million each year in incentives through playing time and sacks.
Career Earnings: $16,377,824
Career APY: $2,339,689
Potential Earnings: $27,377,824
Total Guarantees: $9,779,428
Largest Cash Payment: $7,193,750 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $7,950,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedExpired20134$2,634,428$658,607$474,428$3,534,074134.1%$883,519
SaintsUFAExpired20171$2,000,000$2,000,000$1,000,000$2,000,000100.0%$2,000,000
SaintsUFAExpired20182$6,975,000$3,487,500$1,500,000$3,650,00052.3%$3,650,000
ChiefsUFAActive20193$18,000,000$6,000,000$6,805,000$7,193,75040.0%$7,193,750
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals4$3,534,074$883,519$3,534,0740.0%$00.0%
Saints2$5,650,000$2,825,000$4,500,0000.0%$950,0000.0%
Chiefs1$7,193,750$7,193,750$3,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Cardinals$405,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$0$427,2530.3%$783,074
2014Cardinals$495,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$0$613,6070.4%$495,000
2015Cardinals$585,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$0$703,6070.5%$585,000
2016Cardinals$1,671,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$0$1,789,6071.1%$1,671,000
2017Saints$935,000$1,000,000$0$0$65,000$0$0$2,000,0001.2%$2,000,000
2018Saints$850,000$750,000$350,000$500,000$50,000$0$0$2,500,0001.4%$3,650,000
2019Chiefs$805,000$2,000,000$0$150,000$45,000$0$805,000$3,000,0001.6%$7,193,750
2020Chiefs$4,700,000$2,000,000$0$250,000$100,000$250,000$2,000,000$7,206,2503.2%$5,050,000
2021Chiefs$5,600,000$2,000,000$0$250,000$100,000$0$0$7,950,0003.7%$5,950,000
Total$16,046,000$8,224,428$350,000$1,150,000$360,000$250,000$2,805,000$26,190,324$27,377,824
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Saints2019$950,000$0
Total$950,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201311320.5%4.2%1000000000000
2014133066.0%13.3%282865111331260000
2015133058.3%10.2%256214111000100
2016151021.4%36.0%1033.528.5360001100
2017106045.8%8.5%27164.526594002000
2018160063.7%22.9%2510420591000100
2019106038.4%7.3%157533591001000

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$1,529,000$6,000,000
Injury Adjusted$3,717,458$3,750,000
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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 $7,625,000 $8,387,967

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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