Jaylen Samuels

Tight End

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $984,516 (0.53% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $920,000 (0.53% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.93
  • Contract Value: $2,718,064 ($679,516 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $258,064
  • Contract Ranking: 183/209 at TE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$64,516$544,5160.3%
201923$570,000$64,516$634,5160.3%
202024$750,000$64,516$814,5160.4%
202125$920,000$64,516$984,5160.5%
Total$2,720,000$258,064$2,978,064

Contract Notes

Jaylen Samuels signed a four year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers worth $2,718,064 on May 10, 2018. Samuels received a $258,064 signing bonus. Samuels was the 165th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.7M
$1.4M
$2M
$2.7M
2018201920202021
Cash Due$738,064$570,000$750,000$920,000
Running Cash$478,064$1,048,064$1,798,064$2,718,064
Career Earnings: $2,058,064
Career APY: $686,021
Potential Earnings: $2,978,064
Total Guarantees: $258,064
Largest Cash Payment: $920,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $984,516 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedActive20184$2,718,064$679,516$258,064$2,058,06475.7%$686,021
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers3$2,058,064$686,021$1,993,5480.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Steelers$480,000$64,516$544,5160.3%$738,064
2019Steelers$570,000$64,516$634,5160.3%$570,000
2020Steelers$750,000$64,516$814,5160.4%$750,000
2021Steelers$920,000$64,516$984,5160.5%$920,000
Total$2,720,000$258,064$2,978,064$2,978,064

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018140020.2%24.2%562564.60261997.7310
2019142036.3%34.7%661752.71473056.5111
2020142011.0%29.8%9283.109465.1000

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$868,000$679,516
Injury Adjusted$953,179$594,577
test
OTC Valuation $2.0M $4.0M $6.1M $8.1M $10.1M APY $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $10.0M $12.5M $7,403,000 $6,000,000

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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