Andy Dalton

Quarterback

Age: 33
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $3,000,000 (1.38% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $3,000,000 (1.25% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $3,000,000 ($3,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 41/125 at QB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202033$2,000,000$1,000,000$2,000,000$3,000,0001.4%
Total$2,000,000$1,000,000$2,000,000$3,000,000

Contract Notes

QB Andy Dalton signed a one year, $3 million contract with the Cowboys on May 4, 2020. The contract is fully guaranteed.
Career Earnings: $84,514,198
Career APY: $9,390,466
Potential Earnings: $86,514,198
Total Guarantees: $24,028,171
Largest Cash Payment: $18,086,027 (2014)
Largest Cap Number: $16,300,000 (2018)

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
BengalsExtensionTerminated20146$96,000,000$16,000,000$17,000,000$79,386,02782.7%$13,231,005
CowboysSFAActive20201$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,00033.3%$0
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%
Cowboys0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$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$1,422,0541.1%$849,018
2014Bengals$986,027$2,973,036$5,100,000$0$0$9,059,0636.5%$18,086,027
2015Bengals$3,000,000$2,400,000$4,000,000$200,000$0$9,600,0006.3%$7,200,000
2016Bengals$10,500,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$13,100,0008.0%$10,700,000
2017Bengals$13,100,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$15,700,0009.1%$13,300,000
2018Bengals$13,700,000$2,400,000$0$200,000$0$16,300,0008.6%$13,900,000
2019Bengals$16,000,000$0$0$200,000$0$16,200,0008.3%$16,200,000
2020Cowboys$2,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$3,000,0001.4%$3,000,000
Total$61,022,054$15,292,144$9,200,000$1,000,000$2,749,018$86,514,198$86,514,198

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$3,000,000
Injury Adjusted$15,535,000$3,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $7.5M $15.0M $22.5M $30.0M $37.5M $20,316,000 $25,000,000

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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