Greg Zuerlein

Kicker

Age: 33
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $1,833,333 (0.84% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $2,500,000 (1.06% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.36
  • Contract Value: $7,500,000 ($2,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 17/45 at K

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202033$1,250,000$333,333$250,000$1,250,000$1,833,3330.8%
202134$2,250,000$333,333$250,000$0$2,833,3331.4%
202235$2,250,000$333,334$250,000$0$2,833,3341.2%
Total$5,750,000$1,000,000$750,000$1,250,000$7,500,000

Contract Notes

Greg Zuerlein signed a three year contract with the Cowboys worth $7.5 million. Zuerlein's guarantee is $2.25 million including a $1 million signing bonus. $250,000 per year is tied to per game bonuses.
Career Earnings: $12,275,473
Career APY: $1,534,434
Potential Earnings: $18,775,473
Total Guarantees: $4,753,820
Largest Cash Payment: $3,125,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $3,550,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RamsDraftedExpired20124$2,275,473$568,868$128,820$2,275,473100.0%$568,868
RamsUFAExpired20173$6,750,000$2,250,000$2,375,000$9,000,000133.3%$2,250,000
CowboysUFAActive20203$7,500,000$2,500,000$2,250,000$1,000,00013.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Rams8$11,275,473$1,409,434$11,275,4730.0%$00.0%
Cowboys0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Rams$390,000$32,205$0$0$0$0$422,2050.4%$518,820
2013Rams$480,000$32,205$0$0$0$0$512,2050.4%$480,000
2014Rams$570,000$32,205$15,551$0$0$0$617,7560.5%$585,551
2015Rams$691,102$32,205$0$0$0$0$723,3070.5%$691,102
2016Rams$850,000$400,000$0$0$0$275,000$1,250,0000.8%$1,250,000
2017Rams$1,375,000$250,000$0$0$0$1,375,000$1,625,0001.0%$3,125,000
2018Rams$2,050,000$250,000$250,000$0$1,000,000$250,000$3,550,0002.0%$2,300,000
2019Rams$2,325,000$250,000$0$0$0$0$2,575,0001.4%$2,325,000
2020Cowboys$1,250,000$333,333$0$250,000$0$1,250,000$1,833,3330.8%$2,500,000
2021Cowboys$2,250,000$333,333$0$250,000$0$0$2,833,3331.4%$2,500,000
2022Cowboys$2,250,000$333,334$0$250,000$0$0$2,833,3341.2%$2,500,000
Total$14,481,102$2,278,820$265,551$750,000$1,000,000$3,150,000$18,775,473$18,775,473

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
201216----27.9%
2013160028.3%
2014160030.8%
2015140226.4%
2016160023.0%
2017141136.2%
2018114030.3%
2019160034.2%
202020025.3%

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$1,861,000$2,500,000
Injury Adjusted$1,861,000$2,500,000
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OTC Valuation $431.7k $863.3k $1.3M $1.7M $2.2M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $1,084,000 $2,525,000

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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