Chris Covington

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $519,076
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.28%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $636,304
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.44%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.23
  • Total Contract Value: $2,616,304
  • Annual Contract Value: $654,076
  • Position Ranking: 9/28 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $156,304
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 230
  • College: Indiana
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 6, #193 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Chris Covington signed a four year contract with the Dallas Cowboys worth $2,616,304 on May 10, 2018. Covington received a $156,304 signing bonus. Covington was the 193rd pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 22 $480,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $519,076 0.3%
2019 23 $570,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $609,076 0.3%
2020 24 $660,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $699,076 0.3%
2021 25 $750,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $789,076 --
Total $2,460,000 $156,304 $0 $0 $0 $2,616,304
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Career Earnings: $636,304
Career APY: $636,304
Potential Earnings: $2,616,304
Total Guarantees: $156,304
Largest Cash Payment: $750,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Hit: $789,076 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys Drafted Active 2018 4 $2,616,304 $654,076 $156,304 $636,304 24.3% $636,304
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 1 $636,304 $636,304 $519,076 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Cowboys $480,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $519,076 0.3% $636,304
2019 Cowboys $570,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $609,076 0.3% $570,000
2020 Cowboys $660,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $699,076 0.3% $660,000
2021 Cowboys $750,000 $39,076 $0 $0 $0 $789,076 -- $750,000
Total $2,460,000 $156,304 $0 $0 $0 $2,616,304   $2,616,304

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018 5 0.1% 6.7%1000000000000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average