• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $9,333,333
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.85%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,812,500
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.24%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.62
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,333,333
  • Position Ranking: 3/35 at 34DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,800,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 346
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 1, #11 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,310,000

Contract Notes

Dontari Poe signed a three year, $28 million contract with the Panthers. Poe received $10.8 million in full guarantees including a $10 million signing bonus. If Poe is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year another $2.5 million vill become fully guaranteed. If Poe is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year he will receive a $2.5 million roster bonus. $600,000 is paid as gameday active roster bonuses. There is $500,000 per year in weight incentives in the contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201828$800,000$3,333,333$0$600,000$600,000$800,000$5,333,3333.0%
2019 📝
March 15: $2.5 million of P5 becomes guaranteed
29$4,500,000$3,333,333$0$600,000$900,000$2,500,000$9,333,3335.0%
2020 📝
March 15: deadline to exercise 2020 option
March 20: $2.5M roster bonus due
30$6,000,000$3,333,334$2,500,000$600,000$900,000$0$13,145,8346.6%
Total$11,300,000$10,000,000$2,500,000$1,800,000$2,400,000$3,300,000$27,812,500
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Career Earnings: $42,778,506
Career APY: $5,347,313
Potential Earnings: $52,778,506
Total Guarantees: $29,620,004
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $13,145,834 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20125$17,466,004$3,493,201$11,320,004$17,466,006100.0%$3,493,201
FalconsUFAExpired20171$8,000,000$8,000,000$7,500,000$7,500,00093.8%$7,500,000
PanthersUFAActive20183$28,000,000$9,333,333$10,800,000$17,812,50063.6%$8,906,250
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs5$17,466,006$3,493,201$17,466,0040.0%$00.0%
Falcons1$7,500,000$7,500,000$8,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Panthers2$17,812,500$8,906,250$14,666,6660.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Chiefs$390,000$1,668,182$0$0$0$0$0$2,058,1821.7%$7,062,730
2013Chiefs$904,546$1,668,182$0$0$0$0$904,546$2,572,7282.1%$904,546
2014Chiefs$1,419,092$1,668,182$0$0$0$0$1,419,092$3,087,2742.3%$1,419,092
2015Chiefs$1,933,638$1,668,182$0$0$0$0$1,933,638$3,601,8202.5%$1,933,638
2016Chiefs$6,146,000$0$0$0$0$0$6,146,000$6,146,0004.0%$6,146,000
2017Falcons$7,500,000$0$0$0$0$500,000$7,500,000$8,000,0004.8%$7,500,000
2018Panthers$800,000$3,333,333$0$600,000$600,000$0$800,000$5,333,3333.0%$12,000,000
2019Panthers$4,500,000$3,333,333$0$600,000$900,000$0$2,500,000$9,333,3335.0%$5,812,500
2020Panthers$6,000,000$3,333,334$2,500,000$600,000$900,000$0$0$13,145,8346.6%$10,000,000
Total$29,593,276$16,672,728$2,500,000$1,800,000$2,400,000$500,000$21,203,276$53,278,504$52,778,506

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201216----74.4%17.7%281000334000000
2013150187.9%11.3%4384.530.5574000000
2014160089.1%13.5%378630.5481000000
2015151069.7%10.3%291012330001100
2016160073.5%13.6%1891.52.5193001000
2017150074.7%16.1%23142.517.54102000000
2018160051.7%5.5%9816430000000
2019115036.9%13.4%157426760000000

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$2,144,000$9,333,333
Injury Adjusted$3,809,052$6,416,666
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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