Halapoulivaati Vaitai

Right Tackle

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,400,000 (2.52% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $11,000,000 (5.89% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.04
  • Contract Value: $45,000,000 ($9,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $20,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 8/104 at RT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202027$4,000,000$1,400,000$0$4,000,000$5,400,0002.5%
202128$9,000,000$1,400,000$0$9,000,000$10,400,0004.8%
202229$6,500,000$1,400,000$500,000$0$8,400,0003.7%
202330$8,900,000$1,400,000$100,000$0$10,400,0004.3%
202431$8,900,000$1,400,000$100,000$0$10,400,0004.1%
Total$37,300,000$7,000,000$700,000$13,000,000$45,000,000

Contract Notes

Halapoulivaati Vaitai signed a five year, $45 million contract with the Lions. Vaitai received $20 million fully guaranteed at signing including a $7 million signing bonus. His first two year salaries are also guaranteed. Another $5 million in incentives can bump the total contract value, if earned, to $50 million.
Career Earnings: $10,870,124
Career APY: $2,717,531
Potential Earnings: $48,870,124
Total Guarantees: $20,225,124
Largest Cash Payment: $11,000,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $10,400,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesDraftedExpired20164$2,565,124$641,281$225,124$3,870,124150.9%$967,531
LionsUFAActive20205$45,000,000$9,000,000$20,000,000$7,000,00015.6%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles4$3,870,124$967,531$3,870,1240.0%$00.0%
Lions0$7,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Eagles$450,000$56,281$0$0$506,2810.3%$675,124
2017Eagles$540,000$56,281$0$0$596,2810.3%$540,000
2018Eagles$630,000$56,281$0$0$686,2810.4%$630,000
2019Eagles$2,025,000$56,281$0$0$2,081,2811.1%$2,025,000
2020Lions$4,000,000$1,400,000$0$4,000,000$5,400,0002.5%$11,000,000
2021Lions$9,000,000$1,400,000$0$9,000,000$10,400,0004.8%$9,000,000
2022Lions$6,500,000$1,400,000$500,000$0$8,400,0003.7%$7,000,000
2023Lions$8,900,000$1,400,000$100,000$0$10,400,0004.3%$9,000,000
2024Lions$8,900,000$1,400,000$100,000$0$10,400,0004.1%$9,000,000
Total$40,945,000$7,225,124$700,000$13,000,000$48,870,124$48,870,124

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
201675437.2%7.3%
2017160073.3%17.5%
2018160030.6%15.2%
2019160040.6%14.1%

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$3,879,000$9,000,000
Injury Adjusted$3,879,000$9,000,000
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OTC Valuation $2.2M $4.4M $6.6M $8.8M $11.0M APY $3.0M $6.0M $9.0M $12.0M $15.0M $6,113,000 $5,016,667

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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