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Brandon King

Linebacker

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $1,276,666 (0.63% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,310,000 (0.72% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.03
  • Contract Value: $3,500,000 ($1,750,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $800,000
  • Contract Ranking: 92/347 at LB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201926$1,900,000$466,666$250,000$0$1,626,0410.8%
202027$910,000$266,666$300,000$100,000$1,276,6660.6%
202128$1,000,000$266,668$300,000$100,000$1,666,6680.8%
Total$3,810,000$1,000,000$850,000$200,000$4,569,375

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.
Career Earnings: $4,607,022
Career APY: $921,404
Potential Earnings: $7,317,022
Total Guarantees: $1,200,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,725,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $1,666,668 (2021)

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
PatriotsExtensionActive20192$3,500,000$1,750,000$800,000$1,725,00049.3%$1,725,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots5$4,607,022$921,404$4,276,8130.0%$29,4000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Patriots$435,000$0$0$0$332,6470.2%$332,647
2016Patriots$525,000$0$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Patriots$615,000$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Patriots$775,000$200,000$250,000$0$1,178,1250.7%$1,409,375
2019Patriots$1,900,000$466,666$250,000$0$1,626,0410.8%$1,725,000
2020Patriots$910,000$266,666$300,000$100,000$1,276,6660.6%$1,310,000
2021Patriots$1,000,000$266,668$300,000$100,000$1,666,6680.8%$1,400,000
Total$6,160,000$1,200,000$1,100,000$200,000$7,220,147$7,317,022
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 MissedSnapsTacklesNegative 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

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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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 $4,902,000 $4,619,292

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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