Frankie Luvu

Edge Rusher

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $3,485,294 (1.64% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $5,000,000 (1.98% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.43
  • Contract Value: $9,000,000 ($4,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 51/250 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$250,000$1,500,000$3,485,2941.6%
2023 📝
March 20: Roster bonus due
27$2,600,000$1,500,000$1,000,000$250,000$150,000$0$5,500,0002.4%
Total$4,100,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$400,000$1,500,000$8,985,294

Contract Notes

Frankie Luvu signed a two year, $9 million contract with the Panthers on February 18, 2022. Luvu received $4.5 million in guarantees including a $3 million signing bonus. He can earn up to $250,000 per year in per game roster bonuses.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$4.5M
$9M
20222023
Cash Due$5,000,000$4,000,000
Running Cash$5,000,000$9,000,000
Career Earnings: $5,892,941
Career APY: $1,473,235
Potential Earnings: $11,631,765
Total Guarantees: $4,690,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,000,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $5,500,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsUDFATerminated20183$1,720,000$573,333$10,000$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeRenegotiated20181$204,000$204,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsSFAExpired20181$480,000$480,000$0$480,000100.0%$480,000
JetsERFATerminated20191$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeRenegotiated20191$425,000$425,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsSFAExpired20191$570,000$570,000$0$301,76552.9%$301,765
JetsERFAExpired20201$750,000$750,000$0$750,000100.0%$750,000
PanthersSFAExpired20211$1,100,000$1,100,000$180,000$1,100,000100.0%$1,100,000
PanthersUFAActive20222$9,000,000$4,500,000$4,500,000$3,000,00033.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets3$1,792,941$597,647$1,531,7650.0%$261,1760.0%
Panthers1$4,100,000$4,100,000$1,100,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Jets$480,000$0$0$0$0$0$480,0000.2%$480,000
2019Jets$570,000$0$0$0$0$0$301,7650.1%$301,765
2020Jets$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$750,0000.4%$750,000
2021Panthers$920,000$180,000$0$0$0$0$1,100,0000.6%$1,100,000
2022Panthers$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$250,000$1,500,000$3,485,2941.6%$5,000,000
2023Panthers$2,600,000$1,500,000$1,000,000$250,000$150,000$0$5,500,0002.4%$4,000,000
Total$6,820,000$3,180,000$1,000,000$500,000$400,000$1,500,000$11,617,059$11,631,765
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2018$3,333$10,000
Jets2019$6,667$0
Jets2019$201,176$201,176
Jets2019$50,000$50,000
Total$261,176$261,176

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018141139.5%36.7%175375111000000
201913016.4%47.3%10219120000000
2020130022.6%54.1%165215331001000
2021160122.9%67.3%18161.510851000300

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$1,237,000$4,500,000
Injury Adjusted$1,237,000$4,500,000
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OTC Valuation $4M $8M $12M $16M $20M APY $4.7M $9.3M $14M $18.7M $23.3M $7,977,000 $9,250,000

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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