Donovan Smith

Left Tackle

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $14,500,000 (7.10% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $14,500,000 (6.90% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $41,250,000 ($13,750,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $27,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 9/93 at LT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201926$7,000,000$5,500,000$12,500,000$12,500,0006.4%
202027$14,500,000$0$14,500,000$14,500,0007.1%
202128$14,250,000$0$0$14,250,0007.9%
Total$35,750,000$5,500,000$27,000,000$41,250,000

Contract Notes

Donovan Smith signed a three year, $41.25 million contract with the Buccaneers on March 5, 2019. Smith received $27 million in guarantees which includes a $5.5 million 2019 roster bonus. Smith's 2020 base salary is fully guaranteed.
Career Earnings: $18,568,858
Career APY: $3,713,772
Potential Earnings: $47,318,858
Total Guarantees: $31,373,120
Largest Cash Payment: $14,500,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $14,500,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedExpired20154$6,068,858$1,517,215$4,373,120$6,068,858100.0%$1,517,215
BuccaneersUFAActive20193$41,250,000$13,750,000$27,000,000$12,500,00030.3%$12,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers5$18,568,858$3,713,772$18,568,8580.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Buccaneers$435,000$668,429$0$0$435,000$1,103,4290.8%$3,108,716
2016Buccaneers$710,857$668,429$0$0$710,857$1,379,2860.9%$710,857
2017Buccaneers$886,714$668,429$0$100,000$553,547$1,655,1431.0%$986,714
2018Buccaneers$1,162,571$668,429$0$100,000$0$1,931,0001.0%$1,262,571
2019Buccaneers$7,000,000$0$5,500,000$0$12,500,000$12,500,0006.4%$12,500,000
2020Buccaneers$14,500,000$0$0$0$14,500,000$14,500,0007.1%$14,500,000
2021Buccaneers$14,250,000$0$0$0$0$14,250,0007.9%$14,250,000
Total$38,945,142$2,673,716$5,500,000$200,000$28,699,404$47,318,858$47,318,858

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20151600100.0%16.5%
20161600100.0%9.3%
2017150097.1%15.0%
20181600100.0%15.8%
2019151092.7%15.7%
202070097.9%18.8%

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$9,787,000$13,750,000
Injury Adjusted$9,787,000$13,750,000
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OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.1M $9.2M $12.3M $15.4M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $12,978,000 $10,000,026

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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