Hardy Nickerson

Linebacker

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $727,941 (0.37% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $727,941 (0.33% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $825,000 ($825,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 157/294 at LB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202026$825,000$727,9410.4%
Total$825,000$727,941
Career Earnings: $1,485,811
Career APY: $495,270
Potential Earnings: $1,833,600
Total Guarantees: $10,000
Largest Cash Payment: $727,941 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $727,941 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsUDFATerminated20173$1,675,000$558,333$10,000$00.0%$0
BengalsPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$93,60076.5%$93,600
BengalsSFATerminated20173$1,665,000$555,000$0$00.0%$0
BengalsPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$00.0%$0
BengalsSFATerminated20173$1,665,000$555,000$0$746,47144.8%$373,236
BengalsPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
BengalsSFAExpired20191$645,000$645,000$0$265,58841.2%$265,588
VikingsSFATerminated20201$825,000$825,000$0$00.0%$0
VikingsPracticeRenegotiated20201$182,929$182,929$0$00.0%$0
VikingsPracticeElevated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
VikingsSFAActive20201$825,000$825,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals4$1,428,882$357,221$1,105,6590.0%$323,2230.0%
Vikings0$56,929$0$00.0%$56,9290.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Bengals$122,400$93,6000.1%$93,600
2017Bengals$465,000$191,4710.1%$191,471
2018Bengals$555,000$555,0000.3%$555,000
2019Bengals$645,000$265,5880.1%$265,588
2020Vikings$825,000$727,9410.4%$727,941
Total$2,612,400$1,833,600$1,833,600
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bengals2017$112,745$119,412
Bengals2017$14,400$14,400
Bengals2017$109,411$109,411
Bengals2018$6,667$0
Bengals2019$80,000$80,000
Vikings2020$56,929$56,929
Total$380,152$380,152

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2017140013.9%60.1%5300000000000
2018160047.7%46.1%381900101001000
20197004.2%34.4%5100000000000
20201000.0%27.5%0000000000000

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 $4.7M $9.4M $14.1M $18.8M $23.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $6,722,000 $3,875,000

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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