Jaylen Samuels

Running Back

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $895,000 (0.43% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,035,000 (0.50% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.16
  • Contract Value: $1,035,000 ($1,035,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 86/197 at RB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,035,000$895,0000.4%
Total$1,035,000$895,000

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
$1M
2022
Cash Due$1,035,000
Running Cash$1,035,000
Career Earnings: $2,421,397
Career APY: $605,349
Potential Earnings: $3,358,397
Total Guarantees: $258,064
Largest Cash Payment: $1,035,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $895,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedTerminated20184$2,718,064$679,516$258,064$2,058,06475.7%$686,021
SteelersPracticeTerminated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeElevated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeExpired20211$252,000$252,000$0$265,333105.3%$265,333
CardinalsSFAActive20221$1,035,000$1,035,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers3$2,156,064$718,688$1,993,5480.0%$162,5160.0%
Texans1$265,333$265,333$265,3330.0%$00.0%
Cardinals0$0$0$00.0%$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
2021Texans$252,000$0$265,3330.1%$265,333
2022Cardinals$1,035,000$0$895,0000.4%$1,035,000
Total$3,087,000$193,548$3,153,881$3,358,397
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2021$64,516$0
Steelers2021$98,000$98,000
Total$162,516$98,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018140020.2%24.2%562564.60261997.7310
2019142036.3%34.7%661752.71473056.5111
2020142011.0%29.8%9283.109465.1000
20213001.7%3.3%591.803144.7000

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$619,000$1,035,000
Injury Adjusted$619,000$1,035,000
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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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