Daniel McCullers

Interior Defensive Line

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $1,625,000 (0.81% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,500,000 (0.84% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.92
  • Contract Value: $2,750,000 ($1,375,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 90/249 at IDL

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$1,000,000$125,000$1,125,0000.5%
202028$1,500,000$125,000$1,625,0000.8%
Total$2,500,000$250,000$2,750,000

Contract Notes

Daniel McCullers signed a one year $880,000 contract with the Steelers. His contract qualifies for the minimum salary benefit.
Career Earnings: $4,428,680
Career APY: $738,113
Potential Earnings: $5,928,680
Total Guarantees: $418,680
Largest Cash Payment: $1,500,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $1,625,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedExpired20144$2,298,680$574,670$78,680$2,298,680100.0%$574,670
SteelersUFAExpired20181$880,000$880,000$90,000$880,000100.0%$880,000
SteelersUFAActive20192$2,750,000$1,375,000$250,000$1,250,00045.5%$1,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers6$4,428,680$738,113$4,143,6800.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Steelers$420,000$19,670$439,6700.3%$498,680
2015Steelers$510,000$19,670$529,6700.4%$510,000
2016Steelers$600,000$19,670$619,6700.4%$600,000
2017Steelers$690,000$19,670$709,6700.4%$690,000
2018Steelers$790,000$90,000$720,0000.4%$880,000
2019Steelers$1,000,000$125,000$1,125,0000.5%$1,250,000
2020Steelers$1,500,000$125,000$1,625,0000.8%$1,500,000
Total$5,510,000$418,680$5,768,680$5,928,680

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20149076.4%4.3%0000000000000
201512309.5%2.9%0000000000000
2016160017.3%16.4%0000000000000
201750101.3%1.1%0000000000000
2018151010.6%13.7%0000000000000
2019160012.0%14.2%0000000000000

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$186,000$1,375,000
Injury Adjusted$186,000$1,375,000
test
OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,373,000 $5,933,333

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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