Andy Dalton

Quarterback

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $17,700,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 8.49%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $17,700,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 9.48%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $96,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $16,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 21/112 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 220
  • College: TCU
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 2, #35 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2014 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $15,535,000

Contract Notes

QB Andy Dalton signed a six year, $96 million contract extension with the Cincinati Bengals on August 4, 2014. All details of the contract extension currently come from Pro Football Talk. Dalton received a $12 million signing bonus and a $5 million roster bonus upon signing the contract, to bring the total guarantee on the contract up to $17 million. On the third day of the 2015 League Year, Dalton will receive a $4 million roster bonus. Dalton will be eligible for $200,000 in annual workout bonuses as well as potential escalators that can increase the total value of the contract to $115 million. The escalators will be triggered by various levels of playoff success.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201427$986,027$2,973,036$5,100,000$0$9,059,0636.8%
201528$3,000,000$2,400,000$4,000,000$200,000$9,600,0006.7%
201629$10,500,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$13,100,0008.4%
201730$13,100,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$15,700,0009.4%
201831$13,700,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$16,300,0009.2%
201932$16,000,000$0$0$200,000$16,200,0008.6%
202033$17,500,000$0$0$200,000$17,700,0008.9%
Total$74,786,027$12,573,036$9,100,000$1,200,000$97,659,063
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Career Earnings: $83,514,198
Career APY: $9,279,355
Potential Earnings: $101,214,198
Total Guarantees: $21,028,171
Largest Cash Payment: $18,086,027 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $17,700,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedRenegotiated20114$5,214,198$1,303,550$4,028,171$4,128,17179.2%$1,376,057
BengalsExtensionActive20146$96,000,000$16,000,000$17,000,000$79,386,02782.7%$13,231,005
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals9$83,514,198$9,279,355$83,514,1980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Bengals$375,000$573,036$0$0$0$948,0360.8%$2,667,144
2012Bengals$612,009$573,036$0$0$0$1,185,0451.0%$612,009
2013Bengals$749,018$573,036$100,000$0$749,018$1,422,0541.2%$849,018
2014Bengals$986,027$2,973,036$5,100,000$0$0$9,059,0636.8%$18,086,027
2015Bengals$3,000,000$2,400,000$4,000,000$200,000$0$9,600,0006.7%$7,200,000
2016Bengals$10,500,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$13,100,0008.4%$10,700,000
2017Bengals$13,100,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$15,700,0009.4%$13,300,000
2018Bengals$13,700,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$16,300,0009.2%$13,900,000
2019Bengals$16,000,000$0$0$200,000$0$16,200,0008.6%$16,200,000
2020Bengals$17,500,000$0$0$200,000$0$17,700,0008.9%$17,700,000
Total$76,522,054$14,292,144$9,200,000$1,200,000$749,018$101,214,198$101,214,198

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201116----95.8%0.0%300/51658.1%339820132480.4371524.1142
201216----97.2%0.0%329/52862.3%366927164687.4471202.6444
2013160098.7%0.4%363/58661.9%429333202988.8611833.0243
2014160097.1%0.0%309/48164.2%339819172183.5601692.8432
2015133075.5%0.0%255/38666.1%325025720106.3571422.5352
2016160099.8%0.0%364/56364.7%42061884191.8461844.0493
2017160097.3%0.0%274/45260.6%309822123886.3361012.8044
2018115062.9%0.0%226/36561.9%256621112189.616996.2010
2019130082.5%0.0%314/52859.5%349416143778.332732.3484

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$15,535,000$16,000,000
Injury Adjusted$15,535,000$16,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $5.8M $11.7M $17.5M $23.3M $29.2M $20,316,000 $25,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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