Brandon King

Linebacker

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,047,500 (0.49% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,187,500 (0.55% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.13
  • Contract Value: $1,187,500 ($1,187,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $402,500
  • Contract Ranking: 95/263 at LB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202229$1,035,000$152,500$250,000$1,047,5000.5%
Total$1,035,000$152,500$250,000$1,047,500

Contract Notes

Brandon King signed a two year $2.6 million contract with the Patriots on March 7, 2018. According to Ben Volin, King received a $400,000 signing bonus, which is the only guaranteed portion of the contract. King has $250,000 in per game roster bonuses in each year of the contract which are earned for being on the 46 man roster each week. King was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the time of signing.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
2022
Cash Due$1,187,500
Running Cash$1,187,500
Career Earnings: $7,498,922
Career APY: $1,071,275
Potential Earnings: $8,504,522
Total Guarantees: $1,602,500
Largest Cash Payment: $1,725,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $1,626,041 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsERFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$1,140,000185.4%$570,000
PatriotsRFARenegotiated20182$2,600,000$2,600,000$400,000$1,409,37554.2%$1,409,375
PatriotsExtensionExpired20192$3,500,000$1,750,000$800,000$4,435,000126.7%$1,478,333
ColtsUFAActive20221$1,187,500$1,187,500$402,500$152,50012.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots7$7,346,422$1,049,489$6,920,1470.0%$29,4000.0%
Colts0$152,500$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Patriots$435,000$0$0$0$0$332,6470.2%$332,647
2016Patriots$525,000$0$0$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Patriots$615,000$0$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Patriots$775,000$200,000$250,000$0$0$1,178,1250.7%$1,409,375
2019Patriots$925,000$466,666$250,000$0$0$1,626,0410.8%$1,725,000
2020Patriots$910,000$266,666$300,000$100,000$0$1,276,6660.6%$1,310,000
2021Patriots$1,000,000$266,668$300,000$100,000$0$1,366,6680.7%$1,400,000
2022Colts$1,035,000$152,500$0$0$250,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,187,500
Total$6,220,000$1,352,500$1,100,000$200,000$250,000$7,967,647$8,504,522
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2015$1,000$3,000
Patriots2015$26,400$26,400
Patriots2016$2,000$0
Total$29,400$29,400

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201513000.0%54.4%0000000000000
201616001.8%62.5%0000000000000
201713300.0%52.2%0000000000000
201815100.0%61.8%7500000000000
202117100.2%73.6%0000000000000

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$239,000$1,187,500
Injury Adjusted$239,934$1,113,281
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $5M $7.5M $10.1M $12.6M APY $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.1M $16.4M $3,032,000 $2,433,000

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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