Brandon Copeland

Edge Rusher

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $887,500 (0.43% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,047,500 (0.57% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.18
  • Contract Value: $1,047,500 ($1,047,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $137,500
  • Contract Ranking: 95/228 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$910,000$137,500$887,5000.4%
Total$910,000$137,500$887,500

Contract Notes

Brandon Copeland signed a one year contract with the Patriots worth $1.0475 million. He received a $137,500 signing bonus and his contract will qualify for the veteran salary benefit.
Career Earnings: $4,330,882
Career APY: $866,176
Potential Earnings: $5,240,882
Total Guarantees: $737,500
Largest Cash Payment: $1,393,382 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $1,455,882 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsERFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$615,000100.0%$615,000
JetsSFAExpired20181$1,550,000$1,550,000$100,000$1,200,00077.4%$1,200,000
JetsUFAExpired20191$1,750,000$1,750,000$500,000$1,393,38279.6%$1,393,382
PatriotsUFAActive20201$1,047,500$1,047,500$137,500$137,50013.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions3$1,600,000$533,333$1,600,0000.0%$00.0%
Jets2$2,593,382$1,296,691$2,655,8820.0%$00.0%
Patriots0$137,500$0$00.0%$00.0%
Ravens$0$0$00.0%$24,6670.0%
Titans$0$0$00.0%$36,6000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Lions$435,000$25,000$0$0$0$460,0000.3%$460,000
2016Lions$525,000$0$0$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Lions$615,000$0$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Jets$1,000,000$100,000$350,000$100,000$0$1,200,0000.6%$1,200,000
2019Jets$1,250,000$250,000$250,000$0$250,000$1,455,8820.7%$1,393,382
2020Patriots$910,000$137,500$0$0$0$887,5000.4%$1,047,500
Total$4,735,000$512,500$600,000$100,000$250,000$5,143,382$5,240,882
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Ravens2013$24,000$24,000
Titans2013$24,000$24,000
Ravens2014$667$0
Titans2014$12,600$12,600
Total$61,267$60,600

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201516006.8%68.5%0000000000000
2016160013.2%73.3%0000000000000
2018160054.5%66.1%24115398142000000
2019120030.3%44.5%27151.58.5532001000

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$422,000$1,047,500
Injury Adjusted$422,000$1,047,500
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,625,000 $8,387,967

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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