DeAndre Houston-Carson

Safety

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $987,500 (0.52% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,127,500 (0.53% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Contract Value: $1,127,500 ($1,127,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $987,500
  • Contract Ranking: 87/224 at S

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202128$990,000$137,500$850,000$987,5000.5%
Total$990,000$137,500$850,000$987,500

Contract Notes

DeAndre Houston-Carson signed a one year contract with the Chicago Bears on March 29, 2019 worth $770,000 including a $25,000 signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
2021
Cash Due$1,127,500
Running Cash$1,127,500
Career Earnings: $3,619,315
Career APY: $723,863
Potential Earnings: $4,594,915
Total Guarantees: $1,243,444
Largest Cash Payment: $1,127,500 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $987,500 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedTerminated20164$2,480,944$620,236$140,944$590,94423.8%$590,944
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFAExpired20172$1,170,000$585,000$0$1,106,47194.6%$553,236
BearsSFAExpired20191$770,000$770,000$25,000$770,000100.0%$770,000
BearsSFAExpired20201$1,000,000$1,000,000$90,000$1,000,000100.0%$1,000,000
BearsUFAActive20211$1,127,500$1,127,500$987,500$137,50012.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears5$3,619,315$723,863$3,201,7070.0%$120,1080.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Bears$450,000$35,236$0$0$485,2360.3%$590,944
2017Bears$540,000$0$0$0$476,4710.3%$476,471
2018Bears$630,000$0$0$0$630,0000.3%$630,000
2019Bears$720,000$25,000$25,000$0$770,0000.4%$770,000
2020Bears$910,000$90,000$0$0$840,0000.4%$1,000,000
2021Bears$990,000$137,500$0$850,000$987,5000.5%$1,127,500
Total$4,240,000$287,736$25,000$850,000$4,189,207$4,594,915
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2017$35,236$0
Bears2017$14,400$14,400
Bears2018$70,472$0
Total$120,108$14,400

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20168080.7%25.7%0000000000000
201711401.6%46.3%10000000002000
201813304.4%47.9%8200010000100
201916000.3%81.2%3300000000000
202016008.4%76.0%6100003100000

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$2,057,000$1,127,500
Injury Adjusted$2,057,000$1,127,500
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OTC Valuation $2.2M $4.4M $6.6M $8.9M $11.1M APY $2.5M $5.1M $7.6M $10.2M $12.7M $4,521,000 $3,000,000

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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