Age: 29
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $4,132,353 (2.17% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $3,750,000 (1.64% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.91
  • Contract Value: $12,000,000 ($4,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 47/289 at IDL

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202028$2,500,000$500,000$500,000$2,500,000$3,500,0001.6%
202129$3,250,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,132,3532.2%
202230$3,250,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,250,0002.0%
Total$9,000,000$1,500,000$1,500,000$2,500,000$11,882,353

Contract Notes

Brandon Dunn signed a 3 year contract with the Houston Texans on February 21, 2020.  Contract is worth $12 million with $4 million guaranteed at signing including a $1.5 million signing bonus.  Dunn can earn up to $500,000 ($31,250 per game active) in each year of the contract.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$4M
$8M
$12M
Old Money202020212022
Cash Due$93,750$4,406,250$3,750,000$3,750,000
Running Cash$4,500,000$8,250,000$12,000,000
Career Earnings: $8,850,432
Career APY: $1,264,347
Potential Earnings: $15,929,279
Total Guarantees: $4,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,406,250 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $4,250,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansSFAExpired20172$1,480,000$740,000$0$1,840,000124.3%$613,333
TexansRFAExpired20191$2,025,000$2,025,000$0$2,025,000100.0%$2,025,000
TexansUFAActive20203$12,000,000$4,000,000$4,000,000$4,406,25036.7%$4,406,250
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears1$234,729$234,729$123,5290.0%$111,2000.0%
Texans6$8,615,703$1,435,951$7,399,5000.0%$309,9530.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Bears$420,000$0$0$0$123,5290.1%$123,529
2015Texans$360,000$0$0$0$360,0000.2%$360,000
2016Texans$117,300$0$0$0$34,5000.0%$34,500
2017Texans$690,000$0$0$0$690,0000.4%$690,000
2018Texans$790,000$0$0$0$790,0000.4%$790,000
2019Texans$2,025,000$0$0$0$2,025,0001.0%$2,025,000
2020Texans$2,500,000$500,000$500,000$2,500,000$3,500,0001.6%$4,406,250
2021Texans$3,250,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,132,3532.2%$3,750,000
2022Texans$3,250,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,250,0002.0%$3,750,000
Total$13,402,300$1,500,000$1,500,000$2,500,000$15,905,382$15,929,279
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2014$2,666$8,000
Bears2015$5,334$0
Bears2015$13,200$13,200
Bears2015$90,000$90,000
Texans2016$27,600$27,600
Texans2016$282,353$282,353
Total$421,153$421,153

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20143025.8%0.7%0000000000000
2015120111.5%1.3%0000000000000
20162034.4%0.2%0000000000000
2017160040.8%13.5%0000000000000
2018142032.4%15.6%131100400001000
2019160036.7%21.3%111413140000000
2020130040.7%15.3%121400030000100

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$638,000$4,000,000
Injury Adjusted$638,000$4,000,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.9M $10.3M $13.8M $17.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $3,489,000 $3,750,000

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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