David Njoku

Tight End

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $6,013,000 (2.85% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $6,013,000 (2.52% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $9,525,345 ($2,381,336 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,191,434
  • Contract Ranking: 38/205 at TE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2017)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201721$465,000$1,266,881$465,000$1,731,8810.8%
201822$897,970$1,266,881$897,970$2,164,8510.9%
201923$1,330,940$1,266,881$1,330,940$2,597,8211.1%
202024$1,763,910$1,266,881$430,000$3,030,7911.3%
2021 📝
March 17: Base salary becomes guaranteed
25$6,013,000$0$6,013,000$6,013,0002.8%
Total$10,470,820$5,067,524$9,136,910$15,538,344

Contract Notes

David Njoku signed a 4 year contract worth $9,525,344 with the Browns on June 15, 2017. Njoku received a guarantee worth $8,191,434 including a $5,067,524 signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$2.4M
$4.8M
$7.1M
$9.5M
20172018201920202021
Cash Due$5,532,524$897,970$1,330,940$1,763,910$6,013,000
Running Cash($480,475)$417,495$1,748,435$3,512,345$9,525,345
Career Earnings: $9,525,344
Career APY: $2,381,336
Potential Earnings: $15,538,344
Total Guarantees: $8,191,434
Largest Cash Payment: $6,013,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $6,013,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedActive20174$9,525,345$2,381,336$8,191,434$9,525,344100.0%$2,381,336
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns4$9,525,344$2,381,336$9,525,3440.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Browns$465,000$1,266,881$465,000$1,731,8810.8%$5,532,524
2018Browns$897,970$1,266,881$897,970$2,164,8510.9%$897,970
2019Browns$1,330,940$1,266,881$1,330,940$2,597,8211.1%$1,330,940
2020Browns$1,763,910$1,266,881$430,000$3,030,7911.3%$1,763,910
2021Browns$6,013,000$0$6,013,000$6,013,0002.8%$6,013,000
Total$10,470,820$5,067,524$9,136,910$15,538,344$15,538,344

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017160046.9%38.4%111.003034811.6400
2018160079.9%0.0%000.005663911.4400
201941029.4%0.0%000.005418.2100
2020130038.6%0.0%000.001921311.2200

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$3,300,000$2,381,336
Injury Adjusted$3,300,000$2,381,336
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OTC Valuation $2.0M $4.0M $6.1M $8.1M $10.1M APY $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $10.0M $12.5M $7,403,000 $6,000,000

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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