Efe Obada

Edge Rusher

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,035,000 (0.39% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,175,000 (0.43% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Contract Value: $1,175,000 ($1,175,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 132/268 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202432$1,125,000$50,000$1,035,0000.4%
Total$1,125,000$50,000$1,035,000

Contract Notes

Efe Obada signed a one year contract with the Washington Commanders worth $1,877,500 with $352,500 guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
2024
Cash Due$1,175,000
Running Cash$1,175,000
Career Earnings: $6,422,700
Career APY: $802,838
Potential Earnings: $7,577,900
Total Guarantees: $2,002,500
Largest Cash Payment: $1,760,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $2,000,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersSFATerminated20171$122,400$122,400$0$00.0%$0
PanthersPracticeExpired20171$122,400$122,400$0$122,400100.0%$122,400
PanthersSFAExpired20181$480,000$480,000$0$480,000100.0%$480,000
PanthersERFAExpired20191$570,000$570,000$0$570,000100.0%$570,000
PanthersERFATerminated20201$660,000$660,000$0$00.0%$0
PanthersSFAExpired20201$750,000$750,000$0$750,000100.0%$750,000
BillsSFAExpired20211$1,500,000$1,500,000$650,000$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
CommandersUFAExpired20221$1,187,500$1,187,500$352,500$1,187,500100.0%$1,187,500
CommandersUFAExpired20231$2,000,000$2,000,000$1,000,000$1,760,00088.0%$1,760,000
CommandersUFAActive20241$1,175,000$1,175,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys1$52,800$52,800$33,0000.0%$19,8000.0%
Falcons0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Panthers4$1,922,400$480,600$1,922,4000.0%$00.0%
Bills1$1,500,000$1,500,000$1,485,2940.0%$00.0%
Commanders2$2,947,500$1,473,750$3,047,5000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Cowboys$112,200$0$0$0$0$33,0000.0%$33,000
2017Panthers$122,400$0$0$0$0$122,4000.1%$122,400
2018Panthers$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,0000.3%$480,000
2019Panthers$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,0000.3%$570,000
2020Panthers$750,000$0$0$0$0$750,0000.4%$750,000
2021Bills$1,000,000$250,000$250,000$0$400,000$1,485,2940.8%$1,500,000
2022Commanders$1,035,000$152,500$0$0$200,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,187,500
2023Commanders$1,160,000$500,000$340,000$0$500,000$2,000,0000.9%$1,760,000
2024Commanders$1,125,000$0$0$50,000$0$1,035,0000.4%$1,175,000
Total$6,354,600$902,500$590,000$50,000$1,100,000$7,523,194$7,577,900
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2015$19,800$19,800
Total$19,800$19,800

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018100619.0%17.0%62218272100000
2019160027.6%28.0%141000241000000
2020160039.2%15.5%1085.5354150001200
2021103422.0%12.9%843.522381000000
2022170037.4%44.0%1410430482000000
20235018.4%4.2%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$768,000$1,175,000
Injury Adjusted$768,000$1,175,000
test
OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $10,000,000

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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