Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $8,750,000 (4.16% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $13,000,000 (6.78% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.49
  • Contract Value: $20,800,000 ($10,400,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,850,000
  • Contract Ranking: 15/239 at IDL

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$1,500,000$6,250,000$1,000,000$0$1,500,000$8,750,0004.2%
202329$5,850,000$3,500,000$1,000,000$150,000$5,850,000$10,500,0004.6%
202430$7,150,000$3,500,000$1,000,000$150,000$0$00.0%
Total$14,500,000$13,250,000$3,000,000$300,000$7,350,000$19,250,000

Contract Notes

Davon Godchaux signed a two year, $15 million contract with the Patriots. The contract has $9 million in guarantees including a $5.5 million signing bonus.

Godchaux signed a two year extension with the Patriots on July 28, 2022. The extension is worth $20.8 million and includes a $10.5 million signing bonus. Godchaux' 2022 cap hit was reduced by $1.5 million.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$10.4M
$20.8M
202220232024
Cash Due$5,500,000$7,000,000$8,300,000
Running Cash$5,500,000$12,500,000$20,800,000
Career Earnings: $21,999,948
Career APY: $4,399,990
Potential Earnings: $39,799,948
Total Guarantees: $27,051,948
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $10,500,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
DolphinsDraftedExpired20174$2,601,948$650,487$201,948$3,999,948153.7%$999,987
PatriotsUFAExtended20212$15,000,000$7,500,000$9,000,000$7,500,00050.0%$7,500,000
PatriotsExtensionActive20222$20,800,000$10,400,000$17,850,000$10,500,00050.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins4$3,999,948$999,987$3,999,9480.0%$00.0%
Patriots1$18,000,000$18,000,000$4,044,1180.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Dolphins$465,000$50,487$0$0$0$515,4870.3%$666,948
2018Dolphins$555,000$50,487$0$0$0$605,4870.3%$555,000
2019Dolphins$645,000$50,487$0$0$0$695,4870.4%$645,000
2020Dolphins$2,133,000$50,487$0$0$0$2,183,4871.0%$2,133,000
2021Patriots$1,000,000$2,750,000$1,000,000$0$1,000,000$4,044,1182.0%$7,500,000
2022Patriots$1,500,000$6,250,000$1,000,000$0$1,500,000$8,750,0004.2%$13,000,000
2023Patriots$5,850,000$3,500,000$1,000,000$150,000$5,850,000$10,500,0004.6%$7,000,000
2024Patriots$7,150,000$3,500,000$1,000,000$150,000$0$00.0%$8,300,000
Total$19,298,000$16,201,948$4,000,000$300,000$8,350,000$27,294,066$39,799,948

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2017151047.8%17.8%241400131001000
2018160061.9%19.0%311718640000000
2019160064.6%20.6%334029.5461000000
202050016.7%4.5%10600120000000
2021170059.2%15.7%323317250001000
202240060.7%4.0%5800000000000

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$2,884,000$10,400,000
Injury Adjusted$2,884,000$10,400,000
test
OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.5M $8.3M $11.1M $13.8M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.8M $21.1M $26.4M $5,076,000 $5,517,500

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.

To see interactive and more in-depth use of OTC Valuation data, subscribe to OTC Premium.