James Cook

Running Back

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,060,375 (0.51% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $2,126,500 (0.74% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.01
  • Contract Value: $5,832,064 ($1,458,016 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,096,594
  • Contract Ranking: 50/199 at RB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202223$705,000$355,375$0$705,000$1,060,3750.5%
202324$970,094$355,375$0$970,094$1,325,4690.6%
202425$1,160,188$355,375$75,000$0$1,590,5630.6%
202526$1,425,282$355,375$75,000$0$1,855,657--
Total$4,260,564$1,421,500$150,000$1,675,094$5,832,064

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.5M
$2.9M
$4.4M
$5.8M
2022202320242025
Cash Due$2,126,500$970,094$1,235,188$1,500,282
Running Cash$2,126,500$3,096,594$4,331,782$5,832,064
Career Earnings: $1,421,500
Career APY: $0
Potential Earnings: $5,832,064
Total Guarantees: $3,096,594
Largest Cash Payment: $2,126,500 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $1,855,657 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedActive20224$5,832,064$1,458,016$3,096,594$1,421,50024.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills0$1,421,500$0$00.0%$00.0%

Statistics

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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 $2.6M $5.3M $7.9M $10.5M $13.2M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8M $10.7M $13.3M $5,752,000 $5,750,000

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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