Christian Kuntz

Long Snapper

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,163,333 (0.45% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,380,000 (0.58% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.19
  • Contract Value: $3,765,000 ($1,225,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $325,000
  • Contract Ranking: 24/38 at LS

Current Contract

(ERFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202430$1,055,000$108,333$1,163,3330.5%
202531$1,170,000$108,333$1,278,3330.5%
202632$1,215,000$108,334$1,323,3340.5%
Total$3,440,000$325,000$3,765,000

Contract Notes

Christian Kuntz and the Steelers agreed on a three year contract worth $3.765 million on March 14, 2024. $325,000 is guaranteed.

 

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
$2.5M
$3.7M
202420252026
Cash Due$1,380,000$1,170,000$1,215,000
Running Cash$1,380,000$2,550,000$3,765,000
Career Earnings: $2,815,600
Career APY: $563,120
Potential Earnings: $6,213,600
Total Guarantees: $325,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,380,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $1,323,334 (2026)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUDFATerminated20173$1,665,000$555,000$0$00.0%$0
BroncosSFATerminated20181$480,000$480,000$0$00.0%$0
JaguarsPracticeExpired20181$129,200$129,200$0$15,20011.8%$15,200
JaguarsSFATerminated20192$1,080,000$540,000$0$00.0%$0
SteelersSFATerminated20191$495,000$495,000$0$00.0%$0
SteelersSFATerminated20201$610,000$610,000$0$00.0%$0
SteelersPracticeTerminated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
SteelersPracticeExpired20201$142,800$142,800$0$8,4005.9%$8,400
SteelersSFAExpired20211$660,000$660,000$0$660,000100.0%$660,000
SteelersERFAExpired20221$825,000$825,000$0$825,000100.0%$825,000
SteelersERFAExpired20231$940,000$940,000$0$940,000100.0%$940,000
SteelersERFAActive20243$3,765,000$1,225,000$325,000$325,0008.6%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Broncos0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Jaguars1$15,200$15,200$15,2000.0%$00.0%
Steelers4$2,800,400$700,100$2,433,4000.0%$42,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Jaguars$129,200$0$15,2000.0%$15,200
2020Steelers$142,800$0$8,4000.0%$8,400
2021Steelers$660,000$0$660,0000.4%$660,000
2022Steelers$825,000$0$825,0000.4%$825,000
2023Steelers$940,000$0$940,0000.4%$940,000
2024Steelers$1,055,000$108,333$1,163,3330.5%$1,380,000
2025Steelers$1,170,000$108,333$1,278,3330.5%$1,170,000
2026Steelers$1,215,000$108,334$1,323,3340.5%$1,215,000
Total$6,137,000$325,000$6,213,600$6,213,600
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2020$42,000$42,000
Total$42,000$42,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
202117000.4%
202217000.0%
202317000.0%

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$939,000$1,225,000
Injury Adjusted$939,000$1,225,000
test
OTC Valuation $209.2k $418.3k $627.5k $836.7k $1M APY $269.4k $538.8k $808.1k $1.1M $1.3M $982,000 $1,341,666

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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