Brandon Williams

3-4 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $14,170,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 7.54%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $9,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.13%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.65
  • Total Contract Value: $52,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/100 at 34DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $24,500,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 335
  • College: Missouri Southern State
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 3, #94 overall (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,479,000

Contract Notes

Brandon Williams signed a five year, $52.5 million contract with the Ravens on March 10, 2017. Williams' contract has $24.5 million fully guaranteed at signing. The guarantee consists of a $12.5 million signing bonus and his 2017 and 2018 salaries. If Williams is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year another $3 million will be fully guaranteed.

The Ravens restructured Williams' contract in 2018 by converting $7.5 million of his salary into a signing bonus. the move created $5.625 million in cap space for the Ravens in 2018. Williams' cap number will rise by $1.875 million in each of the remaining contract years.

Prior to the start of the 2017 regular season, the Ravens converted $2.725 million of Williams' base salary to a signing bonus. The conversion freed up $2.18 million in 2017 cap room and increased each of the remaining four years by $545,000.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201728$775,000$3,045,000$775,000$3,820,0002.3%
201829$1,000,000$4,920,000$1,000,000$5,920,0003.3%
2019 📝
March 17: $3 million of base salary becomes fully guaranteed
30$9,250,000$4,920,000$3,000,000$14,170,0007.5%
202031$9,250,000$4,920,000$0$14,170,0007.1%
202132$9,500,000$4,920,000$0$14,420,000--
Total$29,775,000$22,725,000$4,775,000$52,500,000
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Career Earnings: $37,421,000
Career APY: $5,345,857
Potential Earnings: $56,171,000
Total Guarantees: $25,015,000
Largest Cash Payment: $16,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $14,420,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RavensDraftedExpired20134$2,685,000$671,250$515,000$3,671,000136.7%$917,750
RavensUFAActive20175$52,500,000$10,500,000$24,500,000$33,750,00064.3%$11,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Ravens7$37,421,000$5,345,857$27,581,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Ravens$405,000$128,750$0$533,7500.4%$920,000
2014Ravens$495,000$128,750$0$623,7500.5%$495,000
2015Ravens$585,000$128,750$0$713,7500.5%$585,000
2016Ravens$1,671,000$128,750$0$1,799,7501.2%$1,671,000
2017Ravens$775,000$3,045,000$775,000$3,820,0002.3%$16,000,000
2018Ravens$1,000,000$4,920,000$1,000,000$5,920,0003.3%$8,500,000
2019Ravens$9,250,000$4,920,000$3,000,000$14,170,0007.5%$9,250,000
2020Ravens$9,250,000$4,920,000$0$14,170,0007.1%$9,250,000
2021Ravens$9,500,000$4,920,000$0$14,420,000--$9,500,000
Total$32,931,000$23,240,000$4,775,000$56,171,000$56,171,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20137368.5%5.7%3315210000100
2014150048.0%11.1%25220.54.5220002100
2015150066.4%5.5%3518219942001000
2016160060.6%14.8%341713421000000
2017110439.9%6.2%15900421000111
2018160050.0%13.9%211318311000000
2019140053.7%12.8%142016250000100

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$2,334,000$10,500,000
Injury Adjusted$2,334,000$10,500,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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