• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,001,875
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.51%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,030,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.58%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.03
  • Total Contract Value: $1,030,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,030,000
  • Position Ranking: 39/118 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $75,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 339
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #12 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $4,036,000

Contract Notes

Danny Shelton was traded to the Patriots on March 14, 2018. Shelton has one year remaining on his contract and the year is fully guaranteed. The Patriots also have the right to pick up an injury guaranteed option year for 2019.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201926$805,000$75,000$150,000$1,001,8750.5%
Total$805,000$75,000$150,000$1,001,875
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Career Earnings: $12,733,670
Career APY: $2,546,734
Potential Earnings: $12,733,670
Total Guarantees: $23,482,340
Largest Cash Payment: $7,206,760 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,191,910 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedTraded20154$11,703,670$2,925,918$11,703,670$9,672,71582.6%$3,224,238
PatriotsDraftedExpired20154$11,703,670$2,925,918$11,703,670$2,030,95517.4%$2,030,955
PatriotsSFAActive20191$1,030,000$1,030,000$75,000$1,030,000100.0%$1,030,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns3$9,672,715$3,224,238$7,979,7750.0%$1,692,9400.0%
Patriots2$3,060,955$1,530,478$3,032,8300.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Browns$435,000$1,692,940$0$435,000$2,127,9401.5%$7,206,760
2016Browns$966,985$1,692,940$0$966,985$2,659,9251.7%$966,985
2017Browns$1,498,970$1,692,940$0$1,498,970$3,191,9101.9%$1,498,970
2018Patriots$2,030,955$0$0$2,030,955$2,030,9551.1%$2,030,955
2019Patriots$805,000$75,000$150,000$0$1,001,8750.5%$1,030,000
Total$5,736,910$5,153,820$150,000$4,931,910$11,012,605$12,733,670
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Browns2018$1,692,940$0
Total$1,692,940$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015160048.4%30.2%191700400000000
2016160066.9%1.6%32271.513260000000
2017142043.9%1.6%201100511000000
2018130331.1%21.6%101100110000000
2019160049.2%22.8%3031324260001000

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$3,505,000$1,030,000
Injury Adjusted$3,505,000$1,030,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

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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