Age: 32
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 10
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $14,200,000 (6.81% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $11,600,000 (5.98% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Contract Value: $65,200,000 ($16,300,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 6/249 at IDL

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201830$8,000,000$2,600,000$4,000,000$200,000$300,000$4,000,000$15,100,0008.0%
2019 📝
March 15: $3.5 million roster bonus is due
31$8,000,000$2,600,000$3,500,000$200,000$300,000$3,500,000$14,600,0007.4%
202032$11,100,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$14,200,0006.8%
202133$11,700,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$14,800,0006.9%
202234$12,950,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$16,050,0007.1%
Total$51,750,000$13,000,000$7,500,000$1,000,000$1,500,000$7,500,000$74,750,000

Contract Notes

Geno Atkins signed a four year, $62.5 million contract extension with the Bengals on August 28, 2018. All details of the contract come from a report from Mike Florio of PFT. Per Florio Atkins guarantee is $17 million, which is made up of a $13 million signing bonus and $4 million roster bonus earned at signing. As a practical matter the true guarantee is $25 million as his base salary becomes guaranteed the week after signing when the regular season begins. If he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year he will earn a $3.5 million roster bonus. In each year of the contract Atkins can earn up to $200,000 in per game bonuses and $300,000 in workout bonuses. Atkins 2018 cap charge increased by $5.55 million due to the new extension.
Career Earnings: $84,482,448
Career APY: $8,448,245
Potential Earnings: $121,732,448
Total Guarantees: $32,472,448
Largest Cash Payment: $25,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $16,050,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedRenegotiated20104$3,205,452$801,363$472,448$1,782,44855.6%$594,149
BengalsExtensionRenegotiated20135$53,327,000$10,665,400$15,000,000$45,200,00084.8%$9,040,000
BengalsExtensionActive20184$65,200,000$16,300,000$17,000,000$37,500,00057.5%$18,750,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals10$84,482,448$8,448,245$76,682,4500.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Bengals$320,000$118,112$0$0$0$0$438,112--$792,448
2011Bengals$450,000$118,112$0$0$0$0$568,1120.5%$450,000
2012Bengals$540,000$118,112$0$0$0$0$658,1120.5%$540,000
2013Bengals$4,000,000$3,118,114$0$0$0$0$7,118,1145.3%$19,000,000
2014Bengals$2,700,000$3,000,000$3,000,000$0$300,000$0$9,000,0006.4%$6,000,000
2015Bengals$5,700,000$3,000,000$0$0$300,000$0$9,000,0005.9%$6,000,000
2016Bengals$6,300,000$3,000,000$0$0$300,000$0$9,600,0005.9%$6,600,000
2017Bengals$7,300,000$3,000,000$0$0$300,000$0$10,600,0006.1%$7,600,000
2018Bengals$8,000,000$2,600,000$4,000,000$200,000$300,000$4,000,000$15,100,0008.0%$25,500,000
2019Bengals$8,000,000$2,600,000$3,500,000$200,000$300,000$3,500,000$14,600,0007.4%$12,000,000
2020Bengals$11,100,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$14,200,0006.8%$11,600,000
2021Bengals$11,700,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$14,800,0006.9%$12,200,000
2022Bengals$12,950,000$2,600,000$0$200,000$300,000$0$16,050,0007.1%$13,450,000
Total$79,060,000$28,472,450$10,500,000$1,000,000$2,700,000$7,500,000$121,732,450$121,732,448

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201116----70.6%0.0%26217.537.5101820022191
201216----73.7%1.1%391512.59017212004000
201397042.4%0.6%911652.55130000000
2014160065.9%1.3%2014323.5891001000
2015160072.6%1.1%3111118617190001000
2016160071.8%0.5%211196313260000000
2017160065.7%0.4%2816965.510200000000
2018160070.4%5.3%2421105513190000000
2019160076.4%0.8%18294.523.5490000000

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$10,219,000$16,300,000
Injury Adjusted$10,219,000$16,300,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,373,000 $5,933,333

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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