Age: 30
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $3,937,500 (1.81% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $4,500,000 (1.90% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Contract Value: $9,000,000 ($4,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 46/206 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202030$2,000,000$750,000$1,000,000$500,000$2,000,000$3,937,5001.8%
202131$3,500,000$750,000$500,000$0$0$4,750,0002.3%
Total$5,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000$500,000$2,000,000$8,687,500

Contract Notes

Dontari Poe signed a two year, $9 million contract with the Cowboys. Poe received $3.5 million in guarantees which includes his 2020 salary and a $1.5 million signing bonus. In 2020 he can earn up to $1 million in per game bonuses and in 2021 can earn up to $500,000 in per game bonuses.
Career Earnings: $44,278,506
Career APY: $5,534,813
Potential Earnings: $51,278,506
Total Guarantees: $33,120,004
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $9,333,333 (2019)

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
PanthersUFATerminated20183$28,000,000$9,333,333$10,800,000$17,812,50063.6%$8,906,250
CowboysSFAActive20202$9,000,000$4,500,000$3,500,000$1,500,00016.7%$0
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%$3,333,3340.0%
Cowboys0$1,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Chiefs$390,000$1,668,182$0$0$0$0$2,058,1821.7%$7,062,730
2013Chiefs$904,546$1,668,182$0$0$0$904,546$2,572,7281.9%$904,546
2014Chiefs$1,419,092$1,668,182$0$0$0$1,419,092$3,087,2742.3%$1,419,092
2015Chiefs$1,933,638$1,668,182$0$0$0$1,933,638$3,601,8202.5%$1,933,638
2016Chiefs$6,146,000$0$0$0$0$6,146,000$6,146,0003.9%$6,146,000
2017Falcons$7,500,000$0$0$0$500,000$7,500,000$8,000,0004.8%$7,500,000
2018Panthers$800,000$3,333,333$600,000$600,000$0$800,000$5,333,3332.9%$12,000,000
2019Panthers$4,500,000$3,333,333$600,000$900,000$0$2,500,000$9,333,3334.8%$5,812,500
2020Cowboys$2,000,000$750,000$1,000,000$0$500,000$2,000,000$3,937,5001.8%$4,500,000
2021Cowboys$3,500,000$750,000$500,000$0$0$0$4,750,0002.3%$4,000,000
Total$29,093,276$14,839,394$2,700,000$1,500,000$1,000,000$23,203,276$48,820,170$51,278,506
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2020$3,333,334$0
Total$3,333,334$0

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
202020048.0%16.9%2200000000000

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$892,000$4,500,000
Injury Adjusted$892,000$4,500,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.8M $7.6M $11.3M $15.1M $18.9M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $5,555,000 $4,250,000

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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