Bryan Bulaga

Right Tackle

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 10
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,833,333 (2.39% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $11,500,000 (6.15% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.38
  • Contract Value: $30,000,000 ($10,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $19,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 7/104 at RT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202031$1,500,000$3,333,333$0$1,500,000$4,833,3332.4%
202132$7,750,000$3,333,333$0$7,750,000$11,083,3335.2%
202233$8,250,000$3,333,334$2,500,000$0$14,083,3346.2%
Total$17,500,000$10,000,000$2,500,000$9,250,000$30,000,000

Contract Notes

Bryan Bulaga signed a 3 year contract with the Los Angeles Chargers on March 22, 2020.  Contract is worth $30 million with $19.25 million full guaranteed.  Bulaga received a $10 million signing bonus and fully guaranteed salaries in 2020 and 2021.  Bulaga can earn a $2.5 million roster bonus on the 3rd day of the 2022 league year.
Career Earnings: $47,376,250
Career APY: $4,737,625
Potential Earnings: $76,376,250
Total Guarantees: $35,690,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,500,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $14,083,334 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedExpired20105$11,750,000$2,350,000$8,440,000$13,245,000112.7%$2,649,000
PackersUFAExpired20155$33,750,000$6,750,000$8,000,000$33,131,25098.2%$6,626,250
ChargersUFAActive20203$30,000,000$10,000,000$19,250,000$1,000,0003.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers10$46,376,250$4,637,625$46,373,1250.0%$00.0%
Chargers0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Packers$320,000$176,000$794,000$0$0$0$1,290,000--$1,994,000
2011Packers$450,000$1,163,500$2,540,000$0$0$0$4,153,5003.5%$6,940,000
2012Packers$583,500$1,163,500$0$0$100,000$0$1,847,0001.5%$683,500
2013Packers$862,000$1,163,500$0$0$100,000$0$2,125,5001.6%$962,000
2014Packers$2,565,500$1,163,500$0$0$100,000$0$3,829,0002.7%$2,665,500
2015Packers$1,250,000$1,600,000$0$500,000$250,000$0$3,568,7502.4%$9,875,000
2016Packers$950,000$1,600,000$2,250,000$550,000$250,000$2,250,000$5,462,5003.3%$4,000,000
2017Packers$5,400,000$1,600,000$0$600,000$250,000$0$7,850,0004.5%$5,837,500
2018Packers$5,850,000$1,600,000$0$650,000$250,000$0$7,984,3754.3%$6,668,750
2019Packers$5,800,000$1,600,000$0$700,000$250,000$0$8,262,5004.2%$6,750,000
2020Chargers$1,500,000$3,333,333$0$0$0$1,500,000$4,833,3332.4%$11,500,000
2021Chargers$7,750,000$3,333,333$0$0$0$7,750,000$11,083,3335.2%$7,750,000
2022Chargers$8,250,000$3,333,334$2,500,000$0$0$0$14,083,3346.2%$10,750,000
Total$41,531,000$22,830,000$8,084,000$3,000,000$1,550,000$11,500,000$76,373,125$76,376,250

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2011----65.0%0.0%
20129----52.3%8.9%
2014150088.2%18.5%
2015124070.6%8.0%
2016160097.2%17.0%
2017511022.2%3.8%
2018142072.7%11.5%
2019160083.6%12.0%

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$8,800,000$10,000,000
Injury Adjusted$8,800,000$10,000,000
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OTC Valuation $2.2M $4.4M $6.6M $8.8M $11.0M APY $3.0M $6.0M $9.0M $12.0M $15.0M $6,113,000 $5,016,667

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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