Deon Bush

Safety

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $985,000 (0.39% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,377,500 (0.54% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.40
  • Contract Value: $1,377,500 ($1,377,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 78/184 at S

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202431$1,210,000$167,500$500,000$985,0000.4%
Total$1,210,000$167,500$500,000$985,000

Contract Notes

Deon Bush signed a one year contract with the Kansas City Chiefs worth $1,187,500 with $1,047,500 guaranteed. The contract qualifies for the veteran salary benefit.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.4M
2024
Cash Due$1,377,500
Running Cash$1,377,500
Career Earnings: $7,939,249
Career APY: $992,406
Potential Earnings: $8,590,105
Total Guarantees: $3,811,216
Largest Cash Payment: $1,500,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $1,047,500 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedExpired20164$2,866,216$716,554$526,216$2,866,216100.0%$716,554
BearsUFAExpired20201$1,400,000$1,400,000$637,500$1,400,000100.0%$1,400,000
BearsUFAExpired20211$1,500,000$1,500,000$750,000$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
ChiefsUFAExpired20221$1,187,500$1,187,500$1,047,500$1,187,500100.0%$1,187,500
ChiefsUFATerminated20231$1,317,500$1,317,500$350,000$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeRenegotiated20231$459,044$459,044$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeElevated20231$414,922$414,922$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeElevated20231$370,800$370,800$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsSFAExpired20231$1,165,000$1,165,000$0$258,88922.2%$258,889
ChiefsUFAActive20241$1,377,500$1,377,500$500,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears6$5,766,216$961,036$4,903,7160.0%$00.0%
Chiefs2$2,173,033$1,086,517$1,256,3890.0%$701,6440.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Bears$450,000$131,554$0$0$581,5540.4%$976,216
2017Bears$540,000$131,554$0$0$671,5540.4%$540,000
2018Bears$630,000$131,554$0$0$761,5540.4%$630,000
2019Bears$720,000$131,554$0$0$851,5540.4%$720,000
2020Bears$1,262,500$137,500$0$500,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,400,000
2021Bears$1,500,000$0$0$750,000$990,0000.5%$1,500,000
2022Chiefs$1,035,000$152,500$0$895,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,187,500
2023Chiefs$1,165,000$0$0$0$208,8890.1%$258,889
2024Chiefs$1,210,000$0$167,500$500,000$985,0000.4%$1,377,500
Total$8,512,500$816,216$167,500$2,645,000$7,145,105$8,590,105
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chiefs2023$350,000$350,000
Chiefs2023$351,644$376,644
Total$701,644$726,644

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016112331.0%18.2%17500001000000
201713318.1%43.7%4200000000000
2018151014.4%45.7%8017110001000
201915015.4%62.2%8000002000000
202011406.1%39.3%1000002100000
2021140035.6%48.0%23800005200000
202216106.2%62.3%3100001000000
20236006.8%28.2%5200000000000

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$1,297,000$1,377,500
Injury Adjusted$1,297,000$1,377,500
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OTC Valuation $2.6M $5.2M $7.8M $10.4M $13M APY $3.2M $6.3M $9.5M $12.7M $15.8M $4,698,000 $4,500,000

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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