Joel Iyiegbuniwe

Linebacker

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $919,644 (0.43% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $750,000 (0.37% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Contract Value: $3,138,576 ($784,644 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $678,576
  • Contract Ranking: 162/293 at LB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201823$480,000$0$649,6440.4%
201924$570,000$169,644$739,6440.4%
202025$750,000$169,644$919,6440.4%
202126$920,000$169,644$1,089,6440.6%
Total$2,720,000$508,932$3,398,576

Contract Notes

Joel Iyiegbuniwe signed a four year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $3,138,576 on May 10, 2018. Iyiegbuniwe received a $678,576 signing bonus. Iyiegbuniwe was the 115th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Career Earnings: $1,728,576
Career APY: $864,288
Potential Earnings: $3,398,576
Total Guarantees: $678,576
Largest Cash Payment: $1,158,576 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $1,089,644 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedActive20184$3,138,576$784,644$678,576$1,728,57655.1%$864,288
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears2$1,728,576$864,288$1,389,2880.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bears$480,000$0$649,6440.4%$1,158,576
2019Bears$570,000$169,644$739,6440.4%$570,000
2020Bears$750,000$169,644$919,6440.4%$750,000
2021Bears$920,000$169,644$1,089,6440.6%$920,000
Total$2,720,000$508,932$3,398,576$3,398,576

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201816002.2%58.3%9000100000000
201915100.3%71.5%3100000000000
20201000.0%78.1%0000000000000

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 $3.6M $7.2M $10.9M $14.5M $18.1M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $8,103,000 $3,750,000

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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