Bradley Sowell

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $597,059
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.31%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $597,059
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.36%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $1,450,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,450,000
  • Position Ranking: 49/188 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 7"
  • Weight: 315
  • College: Mississippi
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $310,000

Contract Notes

Bradley Sowell signed a two year, $3 million contract with the Bears. Sowell received a $600,000 signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,450,000$597,0590.3%
Total$1,450,000$597,059
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Career Earnings: $7,055,000
Career APY: $881,875
Potential Earnings: $6,152,059
Total Guarantees: $1,130,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,200,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SeahawksUFAExpired20161$1,000,000$1,000,000$200,000$1,000,000100.0%$1,000,000
BearsUFAExpired20171$855,000$855,000$80,000$855,000100.0%$855,000
BearsUFATerminated20182$3,000,000$1,500,000$850,000$1,805,88260.2%$1,805,882
BearsSFATerminated20191$1,450,000$1,450,000$0$85,2945.9%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$1,450,000$1,450,000$0$85,2945.9%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$1,450,000$1,450,000$0$341,17723.5%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$1,450,000$1,450,000$0$85,2945.9%$0
BearsSFAActive20191$1,450,000$1,450,000$0$597,05941.2%$597,059
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts1$390,000$390,000$390,0000.0%$00.0%
Cardinals3$1,810,000$603,333$1,810,0000.0%$00.0%
Seahawks1$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Bears3$3,855,000$1,285,000$2,492,0590.0%$1,202,9410.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Colts$390,000$0$0$0$0$390,0000.3%$390,000
2013Cardinals$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,0000.4%$480,000
2014Cardinals$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,0000.4%$570,000
2015Cardinals$660,000$50,000$50,000$0$0$760,0000.5%$760,000
2016Seahawks$800,000$200,000$0$0$0$1,000,0000.6%$1,000,000
2017Bears$775,000$80,000$0$0$0$695,0000.4%$855,000
2018Bears$850,000$300,000$0$50,000$250,000$1,200,0000.7%$1,500,000
2019Bears$1,450,000$0$0$0$0$597,0590.3%$597,059
Total$5,975,000$630,000$50,000$50,000$250,000$5,692,059$6,152,059
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2019$605,882$305,882
Bears2019$85,294$85,294
Bears2019$85,294$85,294
Bears2019$341,177$341,177
Bears2019$85,294$85,294
Total$1,202,941$902,941

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201210----5.1%9.3%000.00000.0000
2013160076.1%15.5%000.00000.0000
201416000.0%13.5%000.00000.0000
201516003.0%19.2%000.00000.0000
2016103259.5%8.4%000.00000.0000
2017160030.2%11.8%000.00000.0000
201816004.7%13.8%000.00000.0000
20196052.5%3.6%000.00000.0000

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$270,000$1,450,000
Injury Adjusted$270,000$1,450,000
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.7M $3.3M $5.0M $6.7M $8.3M $5,966,000 $6,100,000

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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