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Buster Skrine

Cornerback

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2022 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $6,100,000 (2.87% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $5,000,000 (2.36% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Contract Value: $16,500,000 ($5,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 32/319 at CB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,000,000$1,100,000$0$0$0$1,000,000$2,100,0001.1%
202031$4,650,000$1,100,000$0$250,000$100,000$2,000,000$6,100,0002.9%
202132$4,150,000$1,100,000$500,000$250,000$100,000$0$6,100,0002.8%
202233$0$1,100,000$0$0$0$0$1,100,0000.5%
202334$0$1,100,000$0$0$0$0$1,100,0000.5%
Total$9,800,000$5,500,000$500,000$500,000$200,000$3,000,000$16,500,000

Contract Notes

Buster Skrine signed a 3 year contract with the Chicago Bears on March 14, 2019.  The contract includes $8.5 million in total guarantees with a $5.5 million signing bonus.  Skrine is due a $500,000 roster bonus on the 3rd day of the 2021 league year. The final two years of the contract are void years included for the purpose of deferring bonus money.
Career Earnings: $34,528,000
Career APY: $3,836,444
Potential Earnings: $44,528,000
Total Guarantees: $21,702,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,500,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Number: $8,500,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedExpired20114$2,242,000$560,500$202,000$3,028,000135.1%$757,000
JetsUFAExpired20154$25,000,000$6,250,000$13,000,000$25,000,000100.0%$6,250,000
BearsUFAActive20193$16,500,000$5,500,000$8,500,000$6,500,00039.4%$6,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns4$3,028,000$757,000$3,028,0000.0%$00.0%
Jets4$25,000,000$6,250,000$25,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Bears1$6,500,000$6,500,000$2,100,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Browns$375,000$50,500$0$0$0$0$425,5000.4%$577,000
2012Browns$465,000$50,500$0$0$0$0$515,5000.4%$465,000
2013Browns$555,000$50,500$0$0$0$0$605,5000.4%$555,000
2014Browns$1,431,000$50,500$0$0$0$0$1,481,5001.0%$1,431,000
2015Jets$1,500,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$1,500,000$2,750,0001.8%$6,500,000
2016Jets$2,750,000$2,500,000$0$0$0$2,750,000$5,250,0003.3%$6,500,000
2017Jets$6,000,000$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$8,500,0005.1%$6,000,000
2018Jets$6,000,000$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$8,500,0004.4%$6,000,000
2019Bears$1,000,000$1,100,000$0$0$0$1,000,000$2,100,0001.1%$6,500,000
2020Bears$4,650,000$1,100,000$0$250,000$100,000$2,000,000$6,100,0002.9%$5,000,000
2021Bears$4,150,000$1,100,000$500,000$250,000$100,000$0$6,100,0002.8%$5,000,000
2022Bears$0$1,100,000$0$0$0$0$1,100,0000.5%$0
2023Bears$0$1,100,000$0$0$0$0$1,100,0000.5%$0
Total$28,876,000$14,452,000$500,000$500,000$200,000$7,250,000$44,528,000$44,528,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201112----11.5%0.0%14400002150000
201216----62.1%59.4%7213003110000100
2013160091.6%24.7%5510112117150000
2014160097.1%31.7%55120000184340000
2015160068.6%20.4%461000226190000
2016142078.6%23.4%3981141161510000
2017151090.4%17.4%514112229102280
2018142061.9%25.2%5260.54.5417001100
2019160067.9%28.0%39800125002000

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$2,641,000$5,500,000
Injury Adjusted$2,641,000$5,500,000
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.8M $12.3M APY $2.8M $5.6M $8.3M $11.1M $13.9M $3,695,000 $3,259,000

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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