Josh Allen

Quarterback

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,867,191 (2.66% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $2,495,730 (1.19% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.43
  • Contract Value: $21,183,034 ($5,295,759 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $21,183,034
  • Contract Ranking: 35/112 at QB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$3,371,461$0$480,000$3,851,4612.0%
201923$570,000$3,371,461$872,865$1,442,865$4,814,3262.4%
202024$750,000$3,371,461$1,745,730$2,405,730$5,867,1912.7%
202125$920,000$3,371,461$2,618,595$3,368,595$6,910,0563.8%
Total$2,720,000$13,485,844$5,237,190$7,697,190$21,443,034

Contract Notes

Josh Allen, the 7th overall pick of the 2018 NFL draft, signed a fully guaranteed four year contract worth $21,183,034 with the Bills on July 25, 2018. Allen received a $13,485,844 signing bonus. Allen will earn $5.24 million in training camp roster bonuses during the life of his contract.
Career Earnings: $15,408,709
Career APY: $7,704,355
Potential Earnings: $21,443,034
Total Guarantees: $21,183,034
Largest Cash Payment: $13,965,844 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $6,910,056 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedActive20184$21,183,034$5,295,759$21,183,034$15,408,70972.7%$7,704,355
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills2$15,408,709$7,704,355$8,665,7870.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bills$480,000$3,371,461$0$480,000$3,851,4612.0%$13,965,844
2019Bills$570,000$3,371,461$872,865$1,442,865$4,814,3262.4%$1,442,865
2020Bills$750,000$3,371,461$1,745,730$2,405,730$5,867,1912.7%$2,495,730
2021Bills$920,000$3,371,461$2,618,595$3,368,595$6,910,0563.8%$3,538,595
Total$2,720,000$13,485,844$5,237,190$7,697,190$21,443,034$21,443,034

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018124067.9%0.0%169/32052.8%207410122867.9896317.1882
2019160092.6%0.0%271/46158.8%30892093885.31095104.79144
2020100100.0%0.0%33/4671.7%312203104.614574.1100

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$32,040,000$5,295,759
Injury Adjusted$32,040,000$5,295,759
test
OTC Valuation $6.7M $13.4M $20.1M $26.8M $33.5M APY $7.5M $15.0M $22.5M $30.0M $37.5M $27,970,000 $25,000,000

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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