Derek Rivers

Edge Rusher

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,071,875 (0.55% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,100,000 (0.52% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.03
  • Contract Value: $1,100,000 ($1,100,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Contract Ranking: 90/175 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202127$850,000$100,000$150,000$1,071,8750.6%
Total$850,000$100,000$150,000$1,071,875

Contract Notes

Derek Rivers signed a 4 year contract worth $3,304,896 with the Patriots on June 8, 2017. Rivers received a guarantee worth $802,896 including a $802,896 signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
2021
Cash Due$1,100,000
Running Cash$1,100,000
Career Earnings: $3,287,896
Career APY: $821,974
Potential Earnings: $3,773,308
Total Guarantees: $1,705,792
Largest Cash Payment: $1,150,896 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $1,071,875 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedClaimed20174$3,304,896$826,224$802,896$2,413,89673.0%$804,632
RamsDraftedExpired20174$3,304,896$826,224$802,896$259,4127.8%$259,412
TexansUFAActive20211$1,100,000$1,100,000$100,000$100,0009.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots3$2,928,484$976,161$2,213,1720.0%$715,3120.0%
Rams1$259,412$259,412$259,4120.0%$00.0%
Texans0$100,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Patriots$465,000$200,724$0$0$548,7240.3%$1,150,896
2018Patriots$555,000$200,724$0$28,000$783,7240.4%$583,000
2019Patriots$645,000$200,724$0$35,000$880,7240.4%$680,000
2020Rams$735,000$0$0$0$259,4120.1%$259,412
2021Texans$850,000$100,000$150,000$0$1,071,8750.6%$1,100,000
Total$3,250,000$702,172$150,000$63,000$3,544,459$3,773,308
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2020$715,312$514,588
Total$715,312$514,588

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201860107.5%0.7%20110110000000
2020130111.2%21.7%131.510140000000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.9M $7.8M $11.7M $15.6M $19.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $1,285,000 $904,800

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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