Cole Beasley

Wide Receiver

Age: 33
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 11
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $0 (0.00% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $0 (0.00% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Contract Value: $1,120,000 ($1,120,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 132/317 at WR

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202233$1,120,000$00.0%
Total$1,120,000$0

Contract Notes

Cole Beasley signed a four year $29 million contract with the Bills on March 14, 2019. Beasley received $14.4 million in injury guarantees with $10.7 million of that being fully guaranteed. Beasley received a $6 million signing bonus and has a guaranteed roster bonus and base salary in 2019. If on the roster on the fifth day of the 2020 league year, $3.7 million of his base salary will become fully guaranteed and he will earn a $500,000 roster bonus. There are annual per game bonuses of $500,000.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
Old Money
Cash Due$1,120,000
Running Cash
Career Earnings: $38,706,410
Career APY: $3,518,765
Potential Earnings: $38,385,000
Total Guarantees: $15,700,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,368,750 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $7,570,588 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysUDFAExpired20123$1,441,500$480,500$0$1,441,500100.0%$480,500
CowboysRFAExpired20154$13,606,000$3,401,500$5,000,000$14,106,000103.7%$3,526,500
BillsUFATerminated20194$29,000,000$7,250,000$10,700,000$22,837,50078.8%$7,612,500
BuccaneersPracticeElevated20221$360,722$360,722$0$00.0%$0
BuccaneersPracticeTerminated20221$403,044$403,044$0$00.0%$0
BuccaneersPracticeElevated20221$358,200$358,200$0$00.0%$0
BillsPracticeElevated20221$277,200$277,200$0$00.0%$0
BillsPracticeElevated20221$277,200$277,200$0$00.0%$0
BillsPracticeRenegotiated20221$277,200$277,200$0$00.0%$0
BillsPracticeElevated20221$277,200$277,200$0$00.0%$0
BillsSFAActive20221$1,120,000$1,120,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys7$15,547,500$2,221,071$15,547,5000.0%$00.0%
Bills4$23,039,566$5,759,892$21,539,3380.0%$1,664,5660.0%
Buccaneers0$119,344$0$00.0%$119,3440.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Cowboys$390,000$500$0$0$0$0$390,5000.3%$391,500
2013Cowboys$480,000$500$0$0$0$0$480,5000.4%$480,000
2014Cowboys$570,000$500$0$0$0$0$570,5000.4%$570,000
2015Cowboys$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$1,000,000$2,000,0001.4%$5,000,000
2016Cowboys$2,356,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,356,000$3,356,0002.1%$2,356,000
2017Cowboys$3,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$0$4,500,0002.7%$3,500,000
2018Cowboys$3,250,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$0$4,250,0002.3%$3,250,000
2019Bills$2,200,000$1,500,000$2,500,000$500,000$200,000$4,700,000$6,900,0003.5%$11,368,750
2020Bills$4,400,000$1,500,000$500,000$500,000$200,000$4,200,000$7,068,7503.2%$5,568,750
2021Bills$4,700,000$1,500,000$500,000$500,000$200,000$500,000$7,570,5884.0%$5,900,000
2022Bills$1,120,000$0$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
Total$23,966,000$8,501,500$3,500,000$1,500,000$600,000$12,756,000$37,086,838$38,385,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2022$1,500,000$0
Buccaneers2022$119,344$119,344
Bills2022$164,566$202,066
Total$1,783,910$321,410

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201210----11.3%1.7%000.00151288.5000
2013140224.3%5.5%000.00393689.4210
2014160040.7%0.7%000.003742011.4422
2015160054.9%11.7%000.005253610.3522
2016160056.8%8.2%177.007583311.1500
2017151053.9%2.8%000.00363148.7400
2018160066.2%11.8%000.006567210.3300
2019150168.5%0.7%000.006777811.6600
2020151062.5%1.6%000.008296711.8400
2021160057.7%0.2%000.00826938.5100
20224002.7%2.4%000.004174.3000

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$257,000$1,120,000
Injury Adjusted$257,000$1,120,000
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OTC Valuation $4.5M $8.9M $13.4M $17.8M $22.3M APY $5M $10M $15M $20M $25M $9,108,000 $6,771,499

Weekly Valuation Trends

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