Brandon Copeland

Linebacker

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $900,000 (0.49% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,040,000 (0.59% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.16
  • Contract Value: $1,040,000 ($1,040,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $300,000
  • Contract Ranking: 104/256 at LB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202130$990,000$50,000$250,000$900,0000.5%
Total$990,000$50,000$250,000$900,000

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.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1M
2021
Cash Due$1,040,000
Running Cash$1,040,000
Career Earnings: $5,351,482
Career APY: $891,914
Potential Earnings: $6,280,882
Total Guarantees: $1,037,500
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
PatriotsUFAExpired20201$1,047,500$1,047,500$137,500$1,047,500100.0%$1,047,500
FalconsUFAActive20211$1,040,000$1,040,000$300,000$50,0004.8%$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%
Patriots1$1,047,500$1,047,500$887,5000.0%$00.0%
Falcons0$50,000$0$00.0%$00.0%
Ravens$24,000$0$00.0%$24,6670.0%
Titans$36,600$0$00.0%$36,6000.0%

Season 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
2021Falcons$990,000$50,000$0$0$250,000$900,0000.5%$1,040,000
Total$5,725,000$562,500$600,000$100,000$500,000$6,043,382$6,280,882
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
20206005.9%29.3%5500100000000

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$556,000$1,040,000
Injury Adjusted$556,000$1,040,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.9M $7.8M $11.7M $15.6M $19.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $3,736,000 $3,000,000

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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