Benardrick McKinney

Linebacker

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $377,778 (0.20% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $440,000 (0.22% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.16
  • Contract Value: $990,000 ($990,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 117/242 at LB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202129$990,000$377,7780.2%
Total$990,000$377,778

Contract Notes

Benardrick McKinney signed a 5 year extension with the Houston Texans on June 15, 2018.  The contract includes $21 million in guarantees with an overall value of $51,163,880 million.  The guarantee includes a $3,750,000 signing bonus and year one $5,250,000 roster bonus.  McKinney can earn up to $750,000 in per-game bonuses per year starting in 2019.

Benardrick McKinney signed a 4 year contract with the Texans on May 8, 2015 worth $5,345,124. McKinney received a $2,147,364 signing bonus and $3.206 million in full guarantees.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1M
Old Money2021
Cash Due$550,000$440,000
Running Cash$990,000
Career Earnings: $28,117,874
Career APY: $4,686,312
Potential Earnings: $27,628,874
Total Guarantees: $36,338,084
Largest Cash Payment: $10,163,880 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $7,700,721 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedRenegotiated20154$5,345,124$1,336,281$3,260,324$4,181,24478.2%$1,393,748
TexansExtensionTraded20185$50,000,000$10,000,000$16,163,880$23,007,63046.0%$7,669,210
DolphinsExtensionRenegotiated20185$50,000,000$10,000,000$16,163,880$00.0%$0
DolphinsOtherTerminated20211$3,000,000$3,000,000$750,000$00.0%$0
GiantsPracticeElevated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
GiantsPracticeRenegotiated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
GiantsPracticeElevated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
GiantsSFAActive20211$990,000$990,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans6$27,188,874$4,531,479$26,251,3740.0%$1,500,0000.0%
Dolphins0$750,000$0$00.0%$750,0000.0%
Giants0$179,000$0$00.0%$179,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Texans$435,000$536,841$0$0$435,000$971,8410.7%$2,582,364
2016Texans$677,960$536,841$0$0$677,960$1,214,8010.8%$677,960
2017Texans$920,920$536,841$0$0$0$1,457,7610.8%$920,920
2018Texans$1,163,880$1,286,841$5,250,000$0$6,413,880$7,700,7214.0%$10,163,880
2019Texans$6,000,000$750,000$0$750,000$6,000,000$7,500,0003.6%$6,656,250
2020Texans$6,000,000$750,000$0$750,000$6,000,000$7,406,2503.4%$6,187,500
2021Giants$990,000$0$0$0$0$377,7780.2%$440,000
Total$16,187,760$4,397,364$5,250,000$1,500,000$19,526,840$26,629,152$27,628,874
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Texans2021$1,500,000$0
Dolphins2021$750,000$750,000
Giants2021$179,000$179,000
Total$2,429,000$929,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015142039.3%21.3%3726111720000000
2016160090.6%17.7%79505318112001000
2017160093.7%17.6%5732381081001000
2018160086.1%6.4%63421.57.5557101000
2019141178.9%6.6%544714.5443001210
202041021.1%2.7%191800101000000
202150013.9%0.0%10800000000000

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$239,000$990,000
Injury Adjusted$239,000$990,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.6M $7.1M $10.7M $14.3M $17.8M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $3,976,000 $3,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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