James Vaughters

Edge Rusher

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2022 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $850,000 (0.45% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $850,000 (0.40% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $850,000 ($850,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 159/232 at EDGE

Current Contract

(ERFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202128$850,000$850,0000.4%
Total$850,000$850,000

Contract Notes

James Vaughters signed a three year contract with the Packers as an undrafted free agent in 2015 worth $1,580,000. He received a $5,000 signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
2021
Cash Due$850,000
Running Cash$850,000
Career Earnings: $872,753
Career APY: $436,377
Potential Earnings: $1,573,000
Total Guarantees: $30,000
Largest Cash Payment: $850,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $850,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsSFATerminated20192$1,080,000$540,000$30,000$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeTerminated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$495,000$495,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$495,000$495,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFATerminated20191$495,000$495,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeExpired20191$136,000$136,000$0$48,00035.3%$48,000
BearsSFAExpired20201$585,000$585,000$0$675,000115.4%$675,000
BearsERFAActive20211$850,000$850,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers0$31,400$0$00.0%$31,4000.0%
Chargers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Bears2$841,353$420,677$723,0000.0%$140,8530.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Bears$136,000$48,0000.0%$48,000
2020Bears$675,000$675,0000.3%$675,000
2021Bears$850,000$850,0000.4%$850,000
Total$1,661,000$1,573,000$1,573,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Packers2015$1,666$5,000
Packers2015$26,400$26,400
Packers2016$3,334$0
Bears2019$16,000$16,000
Bears2019$30,000$15,000
Bears2019$29,118$29,118
Bears2019$29,117$29,117
Bears2019$29,118$29,118
Bears2020$7,500$0
Total$172,253$149,753

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20193002.4%5.7%3000000000000
2020142022.7%31.3%1271.510.5220000000

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 $3.9M $7.8M $11.7M $15.6M $19.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $1,285,000 $904,800

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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