Drake Thomas

Linebacker

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2026 (RFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $915,000 (0.35% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $915,000 (0.53% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $2,710,000 ($903,333 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Contract Ranking: 176/218 at LB

Current Contract

(UDFA, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202323$750,000$90,000$600,0000.3%
202424$915,000$0$915,0000.4%
202525$1,030,000$0$1,030,0000.4%
Total$2,695,000$90,000$2,545,000

Contract Notes

Drake Thomas signed a three year contract worth $2,710,000 with the Raiders on May 12, 2023. The contract has $100,000 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $15,000

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
$1.8M
$2.7M
Old Money202320242025
Cash Due$165,000$600,000$915,000$1,030,000
Running Cash$765,000$1,680,000$2,710,000
Career Earnings: $615,000
Career APY: $615,000
Potential Earnings: $2,545,000
Total Guarantees: $200,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,030,000 (2025)
Largest Cap Number: $1,030,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RaidersUDFAClaimed20233$2,710,000$903,333$100,000$00.0%$0
SeahawksUDFAActive20233$2,710,000$903,333$100,000$600,00022.1%$600,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders0$15,000$0$00.0%$15,0000.0%
Seahawks1$600,000$600,000$600,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Seahawks$750,000$90,000$600,0000.3%$600,000
2024Seahawks$915,000$0$915,0000.4%$915,000
2025Seahawks$1,030,000$0$1,030,0000.4%$1,030,000
Total$2,695,000$90,000$2,545,000$2,545,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Raiders2023$5,000$15,000
Raiders2024$10,000$0
Total$15,000$15,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20237010.3%25.5%1100000000000

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$565,000$903,333
Injury Adjusted$565,000$903,333
test
OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.1M $9.2M $12.2M $15.3M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10M $13.3M $16.7M $4,826,000 $2,582,500

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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