Bilal Nichols

3-4 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $644,870
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.33%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $570,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.34%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.88
  • Total Contract Value: $2,759,480
  • Annual Contract Value: $689,870
  • Position Ranking: 58/100 at 34DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $299,480
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 290
  • College: Delaware
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 5, #145 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $681,000

Contract Notes

Bilal Nichols signed a four year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $2,759,480 on May 10, 2018. Nichols received a $299,480 signing bonus. Nichols was the 145th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$74,870$554,8700.3%
201923$570,000$74,870$644,8700.3%
202024$660,000$74,870$734,8700.4%
202125$750,000$74,870$824,870--
Total$2,460,000$299,480$2,759,480
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Career Earnings: $1,349,480
Career APY: $674,740
Potential Earnings: $2,759,480
Total Guarantees: $299,480
Largest Cash Payment: $779,480 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $824,870 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedActive20184$2,759,480$689,870$299,480$1,349,48048.9%$674,740
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears2$1,349,480$674,740$1,199,7400.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bears$480,000$74,870$554,8700.3%$779,480
2019Bears$570,000$74,870$644,8700.3%$570,000
2020Bears$660,000$74,870$734,8700.4%$660,000
2021Bears$750,000$74,870$824,870--$750,000
Total$2,460,000$299,480$2,759,480$2,759,480

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018141131.1%4.0%208329.5570002100
2019133041.4%9.3%151200121000100

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$578,000$689,870
Injury Adjusted$994,466$560,519
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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