• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.58%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.61%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.33
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 27/132 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,805,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 261
  • College: Texas
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 4, #103 overall (Cardinals)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

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.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201928$805,000$2,000,000$150,000$45,000$805,000$3,000,0001.6%
2020 📝
March 15: $2 million base salary vests from an injury guarantee to a full guarantee (skill/cap/injury)
29$4,700,000$2,000,000$250,000$100,000$0$7,050,0003.5%
202130$5,600,000$2,000,000$250,000$100,000$0$7,950,000--
Total$11,105,000$6,000,000$650,000$245,000$805,000$18,000,000
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Career Earnings: $15,184,074
Career APY: $2,530,679
Potential Earnings: $27,184,074
Total Guarantees: $9,779,428
Largest Cash Payment: $7,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $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$6,000,00033.3%$0
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%
Chiefs0$6,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Cardinals$405,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$427,2530.3%$783,074
2014Cardinals$495,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$613,6070.5%$495,000
2015Cardinals$585,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$703,6070.5%$585,000
2016Cardinals$1,671,000$118,607$0$0$0$0$1,789,6071.2%$1,671,000
2017Saints$935,000$1,000,000$0$0$65,000$0$2,000,0001.2%$2,000,000
2018Saints$850,000$750,000$350,000$500,000$50,000$0$2,500,0001.4%$3,650,000
2019Chiefs$805,000$2,000,000$0$150,000$45,000$805,000$3,000,0001.6%$7,000,000
2020Chiefs$4,700,000$2,000,000$0$250,000$100,000$0$7,050,0003.5%$5,050,000
2021Chiefs$5,600,000$2,000,000$0$250,000$100,000$0$7,950,000--$5,950,000
Total$16,046,000$8,224,428$350,000$1,150,000$360,000$805,000$26,034,074$27,184,074
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Saints2019$950,000$0
Total$950,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201310.5%4.2%1000000000000
20141366.0%13.3%282865111331260000
20151358.3%10.2%256214111000100
20161521.4%36.0%1033.528.5360001100
20171045.8%8.5%27164.526594002000
20181663.7%22.9%2510420591000100

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average