David Njoku

Tight End

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $10,931,000 (5.02% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $10,931,000 (3.90% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $10,931,000 ($10,931,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 9/194 at TE

Current Contract

(Franchise, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$10,931,000$10,931,0005.0%
Total$10,931,000$10,931,000

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.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$10.9M
2022
Cash Due$10,931,000
Running Cash$10,931,000
Career Earnings: $15,538,344
Career APY: $3,107,669
Potential Earnings: $26,469,344
Total Guarantees: $8,191,434
Largest Cash Payment: $10,931,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $10,931,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedExpired20174$9,525,345$2,381,336$8,191,434$15,538,344163.1%$3,107,669
BrownsFranchiseActive20221$10,931,000$10,931,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns5$15,538,344$3,107,669$15,538,3440.0%$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
2022Browns$10,931,000$0$0$10,931,0005.0%$10,931,000
Total$21,401,820$5,067,524$9,136,910$26,469,344$26,469,344

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
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
2021160060.5%0.0%111.003647513.2400

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$6,460,000$10,931,000
Injury Adjusted$6,460,000$10,931,000
test
OTC Valuation $2M $4.1M $6.1M $8.2M $10.2M APY $2.5M $5M $7.5M $10M $12.5M $7,178,000 $8,000,000

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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