Cesar Ruiz

Center

Age: 22
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $2,881,636 (1.56% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,186,327 (0.57% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.41
  • Contract Value: $12,679,198 ($3,169,800 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,679,198
  • Contract Ranking: 21/73 at C

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202021$610,000$1,695,309$610,000$2,305,3091.2%
202122$1,186,327$1,695,309$1,186,327$2,881,6361.6%
202223$1,762,654$1,695,309$1,762,654$3,457,9631.7%
202324$2,338,981$1,695,309$2,338,981$4,034,2901.8%
Total$5,897,962$6,781,236$5,897,962$12,679,198

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$3.2M
$6.3M
$9.5M
$12.7M
Old Money2020202120222023
Cash Due$610,000$6,781,236$1,186,327$1,762,654$2,338,981
Running Cash$7,391,236$8,577,563$10,340,217$12,679,198
Career Earnings: $6,781,236
Career APY: $6,781,236
Potential Earnings: $12,069,198
Total Guarantees: $12,679,198
Largest Cash Payment: $6,781,236 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $4,034,290 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SaintsDraftedActive20204$12,679,198$3,169,800$12,679,198$6,781,23653.5%$6,781,236
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Saints1$6,781,236$6,781,236$2,305,3090.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2020Saints$610,000$1,695,309$610,000$2,305,3091.2%$6,781,236
2021Saints$1,186,327$1,695,309$1,186,327$2,881,6361.6%$1,186,327
2022Saints$1,762,654$1,695,309$1,762,654$3,457,9631.7%$1,762,654
2023Saints$2,338,981$1,695,309$2,338,981$4,034,2901.8%$2,338,981
Total$5,897,962$6,781,236$5,897,962$12,679,198$12,069,198

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2020151069.1%18.1%
2021100100.0%27.3%

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$4,094,000$3,169,800
Injury Adjusted$4,094,000$3,169,800
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OTC Valuation $2.3M $4.7M $7.0M $9.3M $11.6M APY $2.3M $4.5M $6.8M $9.0M $11.3M $7,436,000 $4,750,000

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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