Dustin Hopkins

Kicker

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,920,000 (0.89% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $3,520,000 (1.38% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.83
  • Contract Value: $9,000,000 ($3,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,520,000
  • Contract Ranking: 18/41 at K

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202232$1,120,000$800,000$0$1,120,000$1,920,0000.9%
2023 📝
March 20: $1.1 million injury guarante vests
33$2,230,000$800,000$187,500$0$3,217,5001.4%
202434$2,875,000$800,000$187,500$0$5,550,0002.2%
Total$6,225,000$2,400,000$375,000$1,120,000$10,687,500

Contract Notes

Dustin Hopkins signed a three year contract with the Los Angeles Chargers. Base value is $9 million with $3.52 million guaranteed at signing and total guarantee of $4.65 million. Hopkins $1.1 million injury guarantee in 2023 will vest to a full guarantee on the 3rd day 2023 league year.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$3M
$6M
$9M
202220232024
Cash Due$3,520,000$2,417,500$3,062,500
Running Cash$3,520,000$5,937,500$9,000,000
Career Earnings: $15,872,856
Career APY: $1,763,651
Potential Earnings: $20,010,356
Total Guarantees: $6,720,572
Largest Cash Payment: $3,520,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $5,550,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedTerminated20134$2,272,000$568,000$112,000$434,41219.1%$434,412
SaintsPracticeExpired20141$112,200$112,200$0$24,00021.4%$24,000
SaintsSFATerminated20153$1,800,000$600,000$0$00.0%$0
RedskinsSFAExpired20153$1,800,000$600,000$0$1,770,00098.3%$590,000
RedskinsUFAExpired20183$7,575,000$2,525,000$1,201,072$8,125,000107.3%$2,708,333
WashingtonUFATerminated20211$2,462,500$2,462,500$1,887,500$00.0%$0
ChargersSFAExpired20211$1,075,000$1,075,000$0$656,94461.1%$656,944
ChargersUFAActive20223$9,000,000$3,000,000$3,520,000$2,400,00026.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills1$434,412$434,412$350,4120.0%$84,0000.0%
Saints1$24,000$24,000$24,0000.0%$00.0%
Commanders6$12,357,500$2,059,583$9,895,0000.0%$1,212,5000.0%
Chargers1$3,056,944$3,056,944$656,9440.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Bills$405,000$28,000$0$0$0$350,4120.3%$434,412
2014Saints$112,200$0$0$0$0$24,0000.0%$24,000
2015Redskins$510,000$0$0$0$0$480,0000.3%$480,000
2016Redskins$600,000$0$0$0$0$600,0000.4%$600,000
2017Redskins$690,000$0$0$0$0$690,0000.4%$690,000
2018Redskins$798,928$400,357$400,000$0$0$1,599,2850.9%$2,450,000
2019Redskins$2,275,000$400,357$500,000$50,000$0$3,225,3571.7%$2,775,000
2020Washington$2,400,000$400,358$500,000$0$0$3,300,3581.6%$2,900,000
2021Chargers$1,075,000$0$0$0$0$656,9440.3%$656,944
2022Chargers$1,120,000$800,000$0$0$1,120,000$1,920,0000.9%$3,520,000
2023Chargers$2,230,000$800,000$187,500$0$0$3,217,5001.4%$2,417,500
2024Chargers$2,875,000$800,000$187,500$0$0$5,550,0002.2%$3,062,500
Total$15,091,128$3,629,072$1,775,000$50,000$1,120,000$21,613,856$20,010,356
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2014$28,000$0
Bills2015$56,000$0
Commanders2021$1,212,500$1,887,500
Commanders2021$0$575,000
Total$1,296,500$2,462,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
2015150032.5%
2016160039.0%
201788016.0%
2018150028.4%
2019160027.6%
2020160033.1%
2021170040.4%
202230030.0%

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$2,599,000$3,000,000
Injury Adjusted$2,599,000$3,000,000
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OTC Valuation $566.8k $1.1M $1.7M $2.3M $2.8M APY $1M $2M $3M $4M $5M $2,594,000 $3,250,000

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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