Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,110,000 (0.53% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,160,000 (0.53% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.05
  • Contract Value: $1,160,000 ($1,160,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $75,000
  • Contract Ranking: 110/279 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$965,000$75,000$10,000$85,000$25,000$1,110,0000.5%
Total$965,000$75,000$10,000$85,000$25,000$1,110,000

Contract Notes

Daniel Ekuale signed a one year contract with the New England Patriots on January 25, 2022.  Value is $1.16 million with $75,000 guaranteed via signing bonus. Ekuale can earn a $10,000 roster bonus for the first game he is active, and $5,000 per game active (up to $85,000). There is a $25,000 available in play time incentives for 20% defensive snaps.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
2022
Cash Due$1,160,000
Running Cash$1,160,000
Career Earnings: $1,026,902
Career APY: $342,301
Potential Earnings: $2,081,702
Total Guarantees: $80,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,160,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $1,110,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsUDFATerminated20183$1,715,000$571,667$5,000$00.0%$0
BrownsPracticeExpired20181$129,200$129,200$0$98,80076.5%$98,800
BrownsSFATerminated20192$1,080,000$540,000$0$433,05940.1%$433,059
JaguarsPracticeTerminated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
JaguarsSFATerminated20202$1,525,000$762,500$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsPracticeElevated20211$203,622$203,622$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsPracticeExpired20211$237,755$237,755$0$389,843164.0%$389,843
PatriotsPracticeElevated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsSFAActive20221$1,160,000$1,160,000$75,000$75,0006.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns2$536,859$268,430$531,8590.0%$5,0000.0%
Jaguars0$25,200$0$00.0%$25,2000.0%
Patriots1$464,843$464,843$389,8430.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Browns$129,200$0$0$0$0$98,8000.0%$98,800
2019Browns$495,000$0$0$0$0$433,0590.2%$433,059
2021Patriots$165,600$0$0$0$0$389,8430.2%$389,843
2022Patriots$965,000$75,000$10,000$85,000$25,000$1,110,0000.5%$1,160,000
Total$1,754,800$75,000$10,000$85,000$25,000$2,031,702$2,081,702
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Browns2018$1,666$5,000
Browns2019$3,334$0
Jaguars2020$25,200$25,200
Total$30,200$30,200

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201979010.6%3.2%3100100000000
202092225.9%13.4%6719110000000
20217009.2%0.5%41213220000000

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$426,000$1,160,000
Injury Adjusted$426,000$1,160,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.9M $10.3M $13.7M $17.2M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.8M $21.1M $26.4M $4,976,000 $5,517,500

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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