James Daniels

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,579,581
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.81%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $795,916
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.48%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.50
  • Total Contract Value: $6,950,156
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,737,539
  • Position Ranking: 29/79 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,930,576
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 295
  • College: Iowa
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 2, #39 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $8,933,000

Contract Notes

James Daniels signed a four year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $6,950,156 on May 10, 2018. Daniels received $3.93 million in guarantees. The guarantee consists of Daniels' 2018 and 2019 base salaries and a $3,134,660 signing bonus. Daniels was the 39th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201821$480,000$783,665$480,000$1,263,6650.7%
201922$795,916$783,665$795,916$1,579,5810.8%
202023$1,111,832$783,665$0$1,895,4970.9%
202124$1,427,748$783,665$0$2,211,413--
Total$3,815,496$3,134,660$1,275,916$6,950,156
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Career Earnings: $4,410,576
Career APY: $2,205,288
Potential Earnings: $6,950,156
Total Guarantees: $3,930,576
Largest Cash Payment: $3,614,660 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,211,413 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedActive20184$6,950,156$1,737,539$3,930,576$4,410,57663.5%$2,205,288
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears2$4,410,576$2,205,288$2,843,2460.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bears$480,000$783,665$480,000$1,263,6650.7%$3,614,660
2019Bears$795,916$783,665$795,916$1,579,5810.8%$795,916
2020Bears$1,111,832$783,665$0$1,895,4970.9%$1,111,832
2021Bears$1,427,748$783,665$0$2,211,413--$1,427,748
Total$3,815,496$3,134,660$1,275,916$6,950,156$6,950,156

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2018160070.9%13.8%
20191600100.0%13.3%

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$8,791,000$1,737,539
Injury Adjusted$8,791,000$1,737,539
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OTC Valuation $1.9M $3.8M $5.7M $7.7M $9.6M APY $2.3M $4.7M $7.0M $9.4M $11.7M $5,161,000 $5,250,000

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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