Brandon McManus

Kicker

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,175,000 (1.95% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $5,500,000 (3.16% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.32
  • Contract Value: $17,200,000 ($4,300,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $9,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 5/44 at K

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$3,000,000$1,750,000$0$0$3,000,000$4,175,0002.0%
202130$1,075,000$500,000$2,925,000$0$4,000,000$4,500,0002.2%
202231$3,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$3,500,0001.5%
202332$3,650,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$4,250,0001.8%
202433$3,850,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$4,450,0001.7%
Total$14,575,000$3,750,000$2,925,000$200,000$7,000,000$20,875,000

Contract Notes

Brandon McManus signed a four year contract extension with the Denver Broncos on September 14, 2020.  The extension is worth $17.2 million in new money, of which $6.5 million is fully guaranteed at signing, in addition to his existing 2020 base salary of $3 million for a total of $9.5 million in guarantees.  McManus has guaranteed salaries in 2020 and 2021, and received a $2.5 million signing bonus.  McManus has a $2.925 million roster bonus due at the start of the 2021 league year (presumably the 3rd or 5th day of the league year).
Career Earnings: $15,005,295
Career APY: $2,500,883
Potential Earnings: $32,408,824
Total Guarantees: $15,500,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $4,500,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BroncosERFAExpired20162$600,000$600,000$0$600,000100.0%$600,000
BroncosRFARenegotiated20171$2,746,000$2,746,000$0$00.0%$0
BroncosExtensionRenegotiated20173$11,254,000$3,751,333$6,000,000$11,000,00097.7%$3,666,667
BroncosExtensionActive20204$17,200,000$4,300,000$9,500,000$2,500,00014.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Broncos6$15,005,295$2,500,883$11,208,8240.0%$296,4710.0%
Colts$0$0$00.0%$4,6670.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Broncos$420,000$0$0$0$0$0$98,8240.1%$98,824
2015Broncos$510,000$0$0$0$0$0$510,0000.3%$510,000
2016Broncos$600,000$0$0$0$0$0$600,0000.4%$600,000
2017Broncos$1,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$250,000$1,000,000$2,500,0001.5%$6,000,000
2018Broncos$2,250,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$2,250,000$3,500,0001.9%$2,250,000
2019Broncos$2,750,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$0$4,000,0002.1%$2,750,000
2020Broncos$3,000,000$1,750,000$0$0$0$3,000,000$4,175,0002.0%$5,500,000
2021Broncos$1,075,000$500,000$2,925,000$0$0$4,000,000$4,500,0002.2%$4,000,000
2022Broncos$3,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$0$3,500,0001.5%$3,000,000
2023Broncos$3,650,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$0$4,250,0001.8%$3,750,000
2024Broncos$3,850,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$0$4,450,0001.7%$3,950,000
Total$22,105,000$7,500,000$2,925,000$200,000$250,000$10,250,000$32,083,824$32,408,824
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Colts2014$4,667$0
Broncos2014$296,471$296,471
Total$301,138$296,471

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
2014150029.5%
2015160033.0%
2016160031.6%
2017160028.9%
2018160030.1%
2019160031.0%
202020026.4%

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$926,000$4,300,000
Injury Adjusted$926,000$4,300,000
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OTC Valuation $431.7k $863.3k $1.3M $1.7M $2.2M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $1,084,000 $2,525,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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