John Wetzel

Left Tackle

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $770,000 (0.38% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $840,000 (0.44% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.09
  • Contract Value: $840,000 ($840,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $20,000
  • Contract Ranking: 58/108 at LT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202029$820,000$20,000$770,0000.4%
Total$820,000$20,000$770,000

Contract Notes

John Wetzel signed a one year contract with the Atlanta Falcons on March 6, 2020.  The contract qualifies for the minimum salary benefit.
Career Earnings: $1,942,912
Career APY: $323,819
Potential Earnings: $2,762,912
Total Guarantees: $20,000
Largest Cash Payment: $840,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $770,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsERFAExpired20171$540,000$540,000$0$540,000100.0%$540,000
CardinalsERFAExpired20181$630,000$630,000$0$630,000100.0%$630,000
FalconsSFATerminated20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFAExpired20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFATerminated20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFATerminated20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFATerminated20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFAExpired20191$720,000$720,000$0$169,41223.5%$169,412
FalconsUFAActive20201$840,000$840,000$20,000$20,0002.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys1$107,100$107,100$107,1000.0%$66,0000.0%
Cardinals4$1,646,400$411,600$1,646,4000.0%$00.0%
Falcons1$189,412$189,412$169,4120.0%$677,6470.0%
Raiders$0$0$00.0%$6,6670.0%
Colts$0$0$00.0%$6,6000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Cowboys$107,100$0$107,1000.1%$107,100
2015Cardinals$112,200$0$26,4000.0%$26,400
2016Cardinals$450,000$0$450,0000.3%$450,000
2017Cardinals$540,000$0$540,0000.3%$540,000
2018Cardinals$630,000$0$630,0000.4%$630,000
2019Falcons$720,000$0$169,4120.1%$169,412
2020Falcons$820,000$20,000$770,0000.4%$840,000
Total$3,379,300$20,000$2,692,912$2,762,912
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Raiders2014$6,667$0
Cowboys2015$66,000$66,000
Colts2015$6,600$6,600
Falcons2019$84,706$84,706
Falcons2019$84,706$84,706
Falcons2019$42,353$42,353
Falcons2019$84,706$84,706
Falcons2019$381,176$381,176
Total$756,914$750,247

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2016160056.1%16.4%
2017160081.9%14.4%
201888035.8%4.1%
20192051.5%2.4%

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$1,044,000$840,000
Injury Adjusted$1,044,000$840,000
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $9.9M $12.4M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $7,501,000 $9,250,000

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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