Christian Kirk

Wide Receiver

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $3,024,795 (1.58% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $2,433,000 (1.31% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.80
  • Contract Value: $5,894,874 ($1,473,719 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,595,129
  • Contract Ranking: 82/293 at WR

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$591,795$480,000$1,071,7950.6%
201923$747,949$591,795$747,949$1,339,7440.7%
202024$1,015,898$591,795$0$1,607,6930.8%
202125$2,433,000$591,795$0$3,024,7951.6%
Total$4,676,847$2,367,180$1,227,949$7,044,027

Contract Notes

Christian Kirk signed a four year, $5,894,874 million contract with the Cardinals on May 24, 2018. Kirk received a $2,367,180 million signing bonus and his 2018 and 2019 salaries are both guaranteed. Kirk was the 47th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.5M
$2.9M
$4.4M
$5.9M
2018201920202021
Cash Due$2,847,180$747,949$1,015,898$2,433,000
Running Cash$1,698,027$2,445,976$3,461,874$5,894,874
Career Earnings: $4,611,027
Career APY: $1,537,009
Potential Earnings: $7,044,027
Total Guarantees: $3,595,129
Largest Cash Payment: $2,847,180 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $3,024,795 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedActive20184$5,894,874$1,473,719$3,595,129$4,611,02778.2%$1,537,009
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals3$4,611,027$1,537,009$4,019,2320.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Cardinals$480,000$591,795$480,000$1,071,7950.6%$2,847,180
2019Cardinals$747,949$591,795$747,949$1,339,7440.7%$747,949
2020Cardinals$1,015,898$591,795$0$1,607,6930.8%$1,015,898
2021Cardinals$2,433,000$591,795$0$3,024,7951.6%$2,433,000
Total$4,676,847$2,367,180$1,227,949$7,044,027$7,044,027

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018124057.5%13.3%33511.704359013.7300
2019133075.4%4.5%10939.306870910.4300
2020141069.1%12.3%231.504862112.9600

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$6,736,000$1,473,719
Injury Adjusted$7,290,567$1,381,612
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OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.2M $16.5M APY $4.5M $9.1M $13.6M $18.2M $22.7M $7,678,000 $4,925,000

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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