Chris Smith

Edge Rusher

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $840,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 0.40%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $910,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 0.42%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.08
  • Total Contract Value: $910,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $910,000
  • Position Ranking: 106/228 at EDGE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $90,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 266
  • College: Arkansas
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 5, #159 overall (Jaguars)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $513,000

Contract Notes

Chris Smith signed a three year, $12 million contract with the Browns. Smith received a $3.5 million signing bonus. The contract has $400,000 in yearly per game bonuses and up to $2 million in additional contract incentives.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202028$820,000$90,000$840,0000.4%
Total$820,000$90,000$840,000
Career Earnings: $7,137,059
Career APY: $1,427,412
Potential Earnings: $7,957,059
Total Guarantees: $4,777,252
Largest Cash Payment: $5,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $2,666,666 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JaguarsDraftedTerminated20144$2,407,252$601,813$187,252$00.0%$0
JaguarsPracticeRenegotiated20141$107,100$107,100$0$00.0%$0
JaguarsSFATraded20144$2,220,000$555,000$0$1,357,05961.1%$452,353
BengalsSFAExpired20144$2,220,000$555,000$0$690,00031.1%$690,000
BrownsUFATerminated20183$12,000,000$4,000,000$4,500,000$5,000,00041.7%$5,000,000
PanthersSFAActive20201$910,000$910,000$90,000$90,0009.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jaguars3$1,357,059$452,353$1,357,0590.0%$268,1640.0%
Bengals1$690,000$690,000$690,0000.0%$00.0%
Browns1$5,000,000$5,000,000$2,666,6660.0%$5,408,3340.0%
Panthers0$90,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Jaguars$420,000$0$0$0$0$247,0590.2%$247,059
2015Jaguars$510,000$0$0$0$0$510,0000.3%$510,000
2016Jaguars$600,000$0$0$0$0$600,0000.3%$600,000
2017Bengals$690,000$0$0$0$0$690,0000.4%$690,000
2018Browns$1,000,000$1,166,666$400,000$100,000$1,000,000$2,666,6661.1%$5,000,000
2020Panthers$820,000$90,000$0$0$0$840,0000.4%$910,000
Total$4,040,000$1,256,666$400,000$100,000$1,000,000$5,553,725$7,957,059
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jaguars2014$127,725$268,164
Jaguars2015$140,439$0
Browns2019$3,594,607$2,427,941
Browns2019$647,059$647,059
Browns2020$1,166,668$0
Total$5,676,498$3,343,164

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20147037.9%12.8%32324140001000
2015601013.3%8.9%820.52.5121000000
20166376.2%3.7%4014110000000
2017160035.0%19.5%179336492001000
2018160028.6%4.7%147113422001000
201990213.7%1.6%0100011000000

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$495,000$910,000
Injury Adjusted$495,000$910,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,625,000 $8,387,967

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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