Christian Covington

Interior Defensive Line

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $660,834 (0.31% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $817,778 (0.32% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.24
  • Contract Value: $1,120,000 ($1,120,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 111/249 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202229$1,120,000$660,8340.3%
Total$1,120,000$660,834

Contract Notes

Christian Covington signed a one year, $1.5 million contract with the Broncos.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
Old Money2022
Cash Due$302,222$817,778
Running Cash$1,120,000
Career Earnings: $7,600,662
Career APY: $950,083
Potential Earnings: $7,428,262
Total Guarantees: $2,242,984
Largest Cash Payment: $1,750,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $1,687,500 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedExpired20154$2,370,484$592,621$90,484$2,370,484100.0%$592,621
CowboysUFAExpired20191$1,750,000$1,750,000$750,000$1,750,000100.0%$1,750,000
BroncosSFATraded20201$1,500,000$1,500,000$625,000$00.0%$0
BengalsUFAExpired20201$1,500,000$1,500,000$625,000$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
ChargersSFAExpired20211$990,000$990,000$0$990,000100.0%$990,000
ChargersUFATerminated20221$1,272,500$1,272,500$152,500$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeRenegotiated20221$358,200$358,200$0$00.0%$0
ChargersSFAActive20221$1,120,000$1,120,000$0$817,77873.0%$817,778
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans4$2,370,484$592,621$2,370,4840.0%$00.0%
Cowboys1$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,687,5000.0%$00.0%
Broncos0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Bengals1$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,0000.0%$00.0%
Chargers2$1,980,178$990,089$1,510,8340.0%$172,4000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Texans$435,000$22,621$0$0$457,6210.3%$525,484
2016Texans$525,000$22,621$0$0$547,6210.4%$525,000
2017Texans$615,000$22,621$0$0$637,6210.4%$615,000
2018Texans$705,000$22,621$0$0$727,6210.4%$705,000
2019Cowboys$1,000,000$500,000$250,000$250,000$1,687,5000.8%$1,750,000
2020Bengals$1,250,000$0$250,000$625,000$1,500,0000.7%$1,500,000
2021Chargers$990,000$0$0$0$850,0000.4%$990,000
2022Chargers$1,120,000$0$0$0$660,8340.3%$817,778
Total$6,640,000$590,484$500,000$875,000$7,068,818$7,428,262
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chargers2022$152,500$152,500
Chargers2022$19,900$19,900
Total$172,400$172,400

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015151016.0%11.8%53224440000000
2016160041.1%23.7%161012221000000
201779016.1%5.3%106112120001000
2018121324.2%3.9%873.521480000000
2019190045.6%24.8%20814431000000
2020160052.6%18.7%152400010000000
2021160045.1%16.7%302216310001000
202240411.8%3.9%3900100000000

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$5,000$1,120,000
Injury Adjusted$5,000$1,120,000
test
OTC Valuation $3M $6M $9M $11.9M $14.9M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.8M $21.1M $26.4M $5,185,000 $5,900,000

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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