Curtis Samuel

Wide Receiver

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2024 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $3,775,000 (1.90% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $13,400,000 (7.23% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.55
  • Contract Value: $34,500,000 ($11,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $21,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 21/294 at WR

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202125$1,000,000$2,400,000$0$400,000$0$1,000,000$3,775,0001.9%
2022 📝
March 21: Roster bonus due
26$8,500,000$2,400,000$1,500,000$400,000$100,000$8,500,000$12,900,0006.4%
202327$10,100,000$2,400,000$0$400,000$100,000$0$13,000,0005.8%
2024 📝
February 10: Contract voids
28Void$2,400,000VoidVoidVoidVoid$4,800,0001.9%
202529Void$2,400,000VoidVoidVoidVoid$0--
Total$19,600,000$12,000,000$1,500,000$1,200,000$200,000$9,500,000$34,475,000

Contract Notes

Curtis Samuel signed a three year, $34.5 million contract with $23 million in guarantees with the Washington Football Team. $23 million is guaranteed including a $12 million signing bonus. Samuel can earn up to $400,000 in per game bonuses in each year of the contract. Another $750,000 in Pro Bowl incentives are available. For cap purposes the Football Team added two void years to the contract. The contract voids five days after the 2023 league year Super Bowl.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$11.5M
$23M
$34.5M
202120222023
Cash Due$13,400,000$10,500,000$10,600,000
Running Cash$13,400,000$23,900,000$34,500,000
Career Earnings: $18,453,660
Career APY: $4,613,415
Potential Earnings: $40,953,660
Total Guarantees: $25,556,920
Largest Cash Payment: $13,400,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $13,000,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedExpired20174$6,453,660$1,613,415$4,056,920$6,453,660100.0%$1,613,415
WashingtonUFAActive20213$34,500,000$11,500,000$21,500,000$12,000,00034.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers4$6,453,660$1,613,415$6,453,6600.0%$00.0%
Washington0$12,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Panthers$465,000$708,393$0$0$0$465,000$1,173,3930.7%$3,298,572
2018Panthers$758,348$708,393$0$0$0$758,348$1,466,7410.8%$758,348
2019Panthers$926,696$708,393$0$0$125,000$0$1,760,0890.9%$1,051,696
2020Panthers$1,220,044$708,393$0$0$125,000$0$2,053,4371.0%$1,345,044
2021Washington$1,000,000$2,400,000$0$400,000$0$1,000,000$3,775,0001.9%$13,400,000
2022Washington$8,500,000$2,400,000$1,500,000$400,000$100,000$8,500,000$12,900,0006.4%$10,500,000
2023Washington$10,100,000$2,400,000$0$400,000$100,000$0$13,000,0005.8%$10,600,000
2024Washington$0$2,400,000$0$0$0$0$4,800,0001.9%$0
2025Washington$0$2,400,000$0$0$0$0$0--$0
Total$22,970,088$14,833,572$1,500,000$1,200,000$450,000$10,723,348$40,928,660$40,953,660

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201797020.9%27.5%46416.00151157.7000
2018133044.1%27.3%88410.523949412.7511
2019160085.8%0.6%191306.815462711.6600
2020151063.6%0.5%412004.927785111.1300

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$6,952,000$11,500,000
Injury Adjusted$7,467,188$10,781,250
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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 $4,937,514

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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