Austin Hooper

Tight End

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2024 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $3,500,000 (1.53% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $11,500,000 (5.38% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.29
  • Contract Value: $42,000,000 ($10,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 4/174 at TE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202026$1,500,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$3,500,0001.5%
2021 📝
March 20: Base salary becomes guaranteed
27$4,500,000$3,750,000$0$8,250,0004.0%
202228$9,500,000$3,750,000$0$13,250,0005.8%
202329$9,500,000$3,750,000$0$13,250,0005.5%
202430$0$3,750,000$0$3,750,0001.5%
Total$25,000,000$17,000,000$1,500,000$42,000,000

Contract Notes

Austin Hooper signed a four year contract with the Browns worth $42 million with $23 million guaranteed. Hooper received a $10 million signing bonus.
Career Earnings: $14,444,524
Career APY: $3,611,131
Potential Earnings: $46,444,524
Total Guarantees: $19,247,524
Largest Cash Payment: $11,500,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $13,250,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedExpired20164$3,165,524$1,055,175$747,524$4,444,524140.4%$1,111,131
BrownsUFAActive20204$42,000,000$10,500,000$18,500,000$10,000,00023.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons4$4,444,524$1,111,131$4,444,5240.0%$00.0%
Browns0$10,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Falcons$450,000$186,881$0$636,8810.4%$1,197,524
2017Falcons$540,000$186,881$0$752,8810.4%$566,000
2018Falcons$630,000$186,881$0$842,8810.5%$656,000
2019Falcons$2,025,000$186,881$0$2,211,8811.2%$2,025,000
2020Browns$1,500,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$3,500,0001.5%$11,500,000
2021Browns$4,500,000$3,750,000$0$8,250,0004.0%$11,500,000
2022Browns$9,500,000$3,750,000$0$13,250,0005.8%$9,500,000
2023Browns$9,500,000$3,750,000$0$13,250,0005.5%$9,500,000
2024Browns$0$3,750,000$0$3,750,0001.5%$0
Total$28,645,000$17,747,524$1,500,000$46,444,524$46,444,524

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2016142038.8%38.1%000.001927114.3300
2017150076.7%19.1%000.004649110.7300
2018160076.3%15.2%000.00716609.3400
2019133062.4%0.0%000.007578710.5600
202072067.8%0.4%000.00262499.6100

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$6,618,000$10,500,000
Injury Adjusted$7,583,411$9,187,500
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OTC Valuation $2.0M $4.1M $6.1M $8.1M $10.2M APY $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $10.0M $12.5M $7,108,000 $6,000,000

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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