Everson Griffen

Edge Rusher

Age: 33
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 10
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,812,500 (2.67% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $6,000,000 (2.56% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.03
  • Contract Value: $6,000,000 ($6,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 41/195 at EDGE

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202033$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000$5,812,5002.7%
Total$3,000,000$3,000,000$3,000,000$5,812,500

Contract Notes

Everson Griffen signed a one year, $6 million contract with the Dallas Cowboys. Per Kimberly Martin the contract contains $3 million in base salary and $3 million in roster bonuses. We are assuming that the roster bonuses are per game bonuses. We will update the guarantees and per game bonuses once we confirm more details.
Career Earnings: $56,480,000
Career APY: $5,648,000
Potential Earnings: $62,480,000
Total Guarantees: $42,140,000
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Number: $11,600,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDraftedExpired20104$2,330,000$582,500$540,000$2,480,000106.4%$620,000
VikingsUFARenegotiated20145$42,500,000$8,500,000$19,800,000$27,000,00063.5%$9,000,000
VikingsExtensionExpired20174$58,000,000$14,500,000$18,800,000$27,000,00046.6%$9,000,000
CowboysSFAActive20201$6,000,000$6,000,000$3,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings10$56,480,000$5,648,000$55,367,5000.0%$800,0000.0%
Cowboys0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Vikings$320,000$135,000$0$0$0$0$455,000--$860,000
2011Vikings$450,000$135,000$0$0$0$0$585,0000.5%$450,000
2012Vikings$540,000$135,000$0$0$0$0$675,0000.6%$540,000
2013Vikings$630,000$135,000$0$0$0$0$765,0000.6%$630,000
2014Vikings$6,900,000$1,200,000$0$0$100,000$6,900,000$8,200,0006.2%$13,000,000
2015Vikings$6,900,000$1,200,000$0$0$100,000$6,900,000$8,200,0005.5%$7,000,000
2016Vikings$6,900,000$1,200,000$0$0$100,000$0$8,200,0005.2%$7,000,000
2017Vikings$1,900,000$1,600,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$6,900,000$8,600,0005.1%$9,000,000
2018Vikings$3,900,000$1,600,000$6,000,000$0$100,000$9,900,000$11,600,0006.1%$10,000,000
2019Vikings$6,400,000$400,000$0$1,500,000$100,000$0$8,087,5004.2%$8,000,000
2020Cowboys$3,000,000$0$0$3,000,000$0$3,000,000$5,812,5002.7%$6,000,000
Total$37,840,000$7,740,000$11,000,000$4,500,000$600,000$33,600,000$61,180,000$62,480,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Vikings2020$800,000$0
Total$800,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201115----25.2%0.0%156431372001190
201216----53.6%30.0%243877112021291251
2013160059.8%10.6%1895.549.57100001000
2014160089.4%18.0%4117124314243001000
2015150180.4%12.8%341010.56514304001000
2016160085.8%15.2%361287192210023201
2017151079.7%10.3%3113137612240003000
2018115056.2%11.4%23105.532.55131000000
2019150077.8%12.4%2615843112421170000
202010057.5%0.0%2100001000000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.6M $7.2M $10.9M $14.5M $18.1M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $8,957,000 $7,038,596

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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