Darius Slay

Cornerback

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,300,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 1.94%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $14,050,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 5.85%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.27
  • Total Contract Value: $50,050,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $16,683,333
  • Position Ranking: 1/319 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $26,050,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 192
  • College: Mississippi State
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 2, #36 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,991,000

Contract Notes

Darius Slay signed a three year, $50.05 million contract extension on March 21, 2020 following a trade to the Eagles. Slay receive $30.05 million in guarantees, $26.05 million of which is guaranteed at signing. Slay received a $13 million signing bonus and his 2020 and 2021 base salaries are guaranteed.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$1,050,000$3,250,000$0$1,050,000$4,300,0001.9%
202130$12,000,000$3,250,000$500,000$12,000,000$15,750,0007.3%
202231$16,000,000$3,250,000$500,000$0$19,750,0008.7%
202332$17,000,000$3,250,000$500,000$0$20,750,0008.6%
Total$46,050,000$13,000,000$1,500,000$13,050,000$60,550,000
Career Earnings: $56,858,052
Career APY: $8,122,579
Potential Earnings: $104,408,052
Total Guarantees: $52,277,187
Largest Cash Payment: $17,500,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $20,750,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedRenegotiated20134$5,289,302$1,322,326$3,127,187$4,163,03378.7%$1,387,678
LionsExtensionTraded20164$48,000,000$12,000,000$23,100,000$39,695,01982.7%$9,923,755
EaglesExtensionActive20203$50,050,000$16,683,333$26,050,000$13,000,00026.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions7$43,858,052$6,265,436$40,954,9270.0%$2,900,0000.0%
Eagles0$13,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Lions$405,000$556,691$0$0$0$405,000$961,6910.8%$2,631,764
2014Lions$495,423$556,691$150,000$0$0$495,423$1,202,1140.9%$645,423
2015Lions$735,846$556,691$100,000$0$50,000$0$1,442,5371.0%$885,846
2016Lions$1,000,000$3,456,691$100,000$0$50,000$1,000,000$4,606,6913.0%$15,650,000
2017Lions$4,100,000$2,900,000$3,500,000$100,000$100,000$7,600,000$10,681,2506.4%$7,800,000
2018Lions$2,726,269$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$6,126,2693.4%$3,226,269
2019Lions$12,550,000$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$15,934,3758.2%$13,018,750
2020Eagles$1,050,000$3,250,000$0$0$0$1,050,000$4,300,0001.9%$14,050,000
2021Eagles$12,000,000$3,250,000$0$0$500,000$12,000,000$15,750,0007.3%$12,500,000
2022Eagles$16,000,000$3,250,000$0$0$500,000$0$19,750,0008.7%$16,500,000
2023Eagles$17,000,000$3,250,000$0$0$500,000$0$20,750,0008.6%$17,500,000
Total$68,062,538$26,826,764$3,850,000$600,000$2,200,000$22,550,423$101,504,927$104,408,052
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2020$2,900,000$0
Total$2,900,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2013132032.8%35.9%27700005000000
2014160096.8%7.1%48130010172420000
2015160095.3%10.5%4811001013200000
2016133071.2%11.1%4311711132241000
2017160097.7%17.7%5260010237730100
2018151088.6%10.9%40300101631070001
2019142075.2%1.1%361000001321901380

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$2,978,000$16,683,333
Injury Adjusted$3,786,205$14,597,916
test
OTC Valuation $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.8M $12.3M APY $2.8M $5.6M $8.3M $11.1M $13.9M $3,695,000 $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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