Age: 32
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $2,150,000 (1.09% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $4,250,000 (2.23% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.98
  • Contract Value: $10,000,000 ($3,333,333 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,200,000
  • Contract Ranking: 15/45 at K

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202032$1,050,000$1,050,000$50,000$1,050,000$2,150,0001.1%
202133$2,700,000$1,050,000$50,000$0$3,800,0001.8%
202234$2,950,000$1,050,000$50,000$0$4,050,0001.8%
Total$6,700,000$3,150,000$150,000$1,050,000$10,000,000

Contract Notes

Dan Bailey signed a three year contract with the Vikings on March 20, 2020. The contract total base value is $10 million with $4.2 million guaranteed at signing including a $3.15 million signing bonus and a total guarantee of $6 million.  Bailey has a $1.8 million injury guarantee in 2021, which will vest to a full guarantee on the 3rd day of the 2021 league year.  Bailey can earn an additional $3 million through incentives for field goal percentages.
Career Earnings: $19,597,500
Career APY: $2,177,500
Potential Earnings: $26,447,500
Total Guarantees: $11,100,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,900,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Number: $4,050,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysRFATerminated20147$22,500,000$3,214,286$4,900,000$12,300,00054.7%$3,075,000
VikingsSFAExpired20181$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,750,000100.0%$1,750,000
VikingsUFAExpired20191$1,000,000$1,000,000$250,000$1,000,000100.0%$1,000,000
VikingsUFAActive20203$10,000,000$3,333,333$4,200,000$3,150,00031.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys7$13,697,500$1,956,786$12,897,5000.0%$800,0000.0%
Vikings2$5,900,000$2,950,000$2,750,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Cowboys$375,000$833$0$0$375,8330.3%$377,500
2012Cowboys$465,000$833$0$0$465,8330.4%$465,000
2013Cowboys$555,000$834$0$0$555,8340.5%$555,000
2014Cowboys$900,000$800,000$0$900,000$1,700,0001.3%$4,900,000
2015Cowboys$1,700,000$800,000$0$1,700,000$2,500,0001.7%$1,700,000
2016Cowboys$2,500,000$800,000$0$2,500,000$3,300,0002.1%$2,500,000
2017Cowboys$3,200,000$800,000$0$0$4,000,0002.4%$3,200,000
2018Vikings$1,983,333$0$0$1,750,000$1,750,0000.9%$1,750,000
2019Vikings$1,000,000$0$0$250,000$1,000,0000.5%$1,000,000
2020Vikings$1,050,000$1,050,000$50,000$1,050,000$2,150,0001.1%$4,250,000
2021Vikings$2,700,000$1,050,000$50,000$0$3,800,0001.8%$2,750,000
2022Vikings$2,950,000$1,050,000$50,000$0$4,050,0001.8%$3,000,000
Total$19,378,333$6,352,500$150,000$8,150,000$25,647,500$26,447,500
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2018$800,000$0
Total$800,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
201216----33.0%
2013160033.8%
2014160037.8%
2015160030.0%
2016160037.0%
2017124024.5%
2018140027.5%
2019160038.0%

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$3,606,000$3,333,333
Injury Adjusted$3,606,000$3,333,333
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OTC Valuation $647.7k $1.3M $1.9M $2.6M $3.2M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $2,327,000 $3,259,000

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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