Kalen Ballage

Running Back

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $920,000 (0.49% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $920,000 (0.62% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $920,000 ($920,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 81/150 at RB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202126$920,000$920,0000.5%
Total$920,000$920,000

Contract Notes

Kalen Ballage signed a four year contract with the Miami Dolphins worth $3,049,180 on June 5, 2018. Ballage received a $589,180 signing bonus. Ballage was the 131st pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
2021
Cash Due$920,000
Running Cash$920,000
Career Earnings: $2,160,545
Career APY: $720,182
Potential Earnings: $2,870,474
Total Guarantees: $589,180
Largest Cash Payment: $1,069,180 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $920,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
DolphinsDraftedTerminated20184$3,049,180$762,295$589,180$1,597,53352.4%$798,767
JetsSFATerminated20202$1,670,000$835,000$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeElevated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeRenegotiated20201$144,918$144,918$0$00.0%$0
ChargersSFAExpired20201$750,000$750,000$0$352,94147.1%$352,941
SteelersSFAActive20211$920,000$920,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins2$1,597,533$798,767$1,302,9430.0%$294,5900.0%
Jets0$132,353$0$00.0%$132,3530.0%
Chargers1$430,659$430,659$352,9410.0%$77,7180.0%
Steelers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Dolphins$480,000$147,295$627,2950.4%$1,069,180
2019Dolphins$570,000$147,295$675,6480.3%$528,353
2020Chargers$750,000$0$352,9410.2%$352,941
2021Steelers$920,000$0$920,0000.5%$920,000
Total$2,720,000$294,590$2,575,884$2,870,474
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2020$147,295$0
Jets2020$132,353$132,353
Chargers2020$77,718$77,718
Dolphins2021$147,295$0
Total$504,661$210,071

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018120410.1%37.7%361915.319566.2011
2019124023.6%26.3%741351.8314634.5000
2020111026.6%12.5%3134.339677.4000

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$1,784,000$920,000
Injury Adjusted$2,042,960$862,500
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OTC Valuation $2.6M $5.2M $7.8M $10.5M $13.1M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8.0M $10.7M $13.3M $6,038,000 $3,600,000

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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