Chukwuma Okorafor

Right Tackle

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $4,333,333 (2.01% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $10,500,000 (4.29% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.42
  • Contract Value: $29,250,000 ($9,750,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $9,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 6/98 at RT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202225$1,250,000$3,083,333$0$4,333,3332.0%
2023 📝
March 22: Roster bonus due
26$6,000,000$3,083,333$4,000,000$13,083,3335.8%
202427$4,750,000$3,083,334$4,000,000$11,833,3344.6%
Total$12,000,000$9,250,000$8,000,000$29,250,000

Contract Notes

Chukwuma Okorafor signed a three year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Contract value is $29.25 million with $9.25 million guaranteed at signing. Okorafor has $4 million roster bonuses in 2023 and 2024 due on the 5th day of those league years.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$9.8M
$19.5M
$29.3M
202220232024
Cash Due$10,500,000$10,000,000$8,750,000
Running Cash$10,500,000$20,500,000$29,250,000
Career Earnings: $14,095,364
Career APY: $3,523,841
Potential Earnings: $34,095,364
Total Guarantees: $10,062,364
Largest Cash Payment: $10,500,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $13,083,333 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedExpired20184$3,407,364$851,841$812,364$4,845,364142.2%$1,211,341
SteelersUFAActive20223$29,250,000$9,750,000$9,250,000$9,250,00031.6%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers4$14,095,364$3,523,841$4,845,3640.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Steelers$480,000$203,091$0$683,0910.4%$1,292,364
2019Steelers$620,000$203,091$0$823,0910.4%$620,000
2020Steelers$750,000$203,091$0$953,0910.5%$750,000
2021Steelers$2,183,000$203,091$0$2,386,0911.3%$2,183,000
2022Steelers$1,250,000$3,083,333$0$4,333,3332.0%$10,500,000
2023Steelers$6,000,000$3,083,333$4,000,000$13,083,3335.8%$10,000,000
2024Steelers$4,750,000$3,083,334$4,000,000$11,833,3344.6%$8,750,000
Total$16,033,000$10,062,364$8,000,000$34,095,364$34,095,364

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2018130014.1%2.4%
201910137.3%0.5%
2020160094.1%15.6%
2021161092.0%13.7%

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$13,055,000$9,750,000
Injury Adjusted$13,740,176$9,140,625
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OTC Valuation $3M $6M $9M $12M $15M APY $3.2M $6.4M $9.6M $12.8M $16M $6,193,000 $3,500,000

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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