Age: 27
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $929,912 (0.43% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $825,000 (0.37% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.89
  • Contract Value: $2,819,648 ($704,912 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $419,648
  • Contract Ranking: 178/249 at IDL

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2017)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201724$465,000$104,912$569,9120.3%
201825$555,000$104,912$659,9120.3%
201926$645,000$104,912$749,9120.4%
202027$825,000$104,912$929,9120.4%
Total$2,490,000$419,648$2,909,648

Contract Notes

Carlos Watkins signed a 4 year contract worth $2,819,648 with the Texans on May 12, 2017. Watkins received a guarantee worth $419,648 including a $419,648 signing bonus.
Career Earnings: $2,084,648
Career APY: $694,883
Potential Earnings: $2,909,648
Total Guarantees: $419,648
Largest Cash Payment: $884,648 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $929,912 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedActive20174$2,819,648$704,912$419,648$2,084,64873.9%$694,883
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans3$2,084,648$694,883$1,979,7360.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Texans$465,000$104,912$569,9120.3%$884,648
2018Texans$555,000$104,912$659,9120.3%$555,000
2019Texans$645,000$104,912$749,9120.4%$645,000
2020Texans$825,000$104,912$929,9120.4%$825,000
Total$2,490,000$419,648$2,909,648$2,909,648

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2017120332.1%11.7%7900301000000
201840114.0%0.4%2112110000000
2019102424.5%13.8%101313121000100

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$591,000$704,912
Injury Adjusted$806,057$616,798
test
OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,373,000 $5,933,333

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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