David Njoku

Tight End

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $3,030,791
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 1.33%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,763,910
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 0.89%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.58
  • Total Contract Value: $9,525,345
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,381,336
  • Position Ranking: 39/194 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,191,434
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 246
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 1, #29 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $761,000

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.

Current Contract

(📝: 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%
202125$6,013,000$0$0$6,013,0002.8%
Total$10,470,820$5,067,524$3,123,910$15,538,344
Career Earnings: $7,761,434
Career APY: $2,587,145
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$7,761,43481.5%$2,587,145
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns3$7,761,434$2,587,145$6,494,5530.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap 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$0$6,013,0002.8%$6,013,000
Total$10,470,820$5,067,524$3,123,910$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

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$761,000$2,381,336
Injury Adjusted$2,678,188$893,001
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.8M $3.5M $5.3M $7.1M $8.8M $5,966,000 $5,650,000

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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