Kareem Hunt

Running Back

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,009,000 (1.75% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $4,009,000 (1.89% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $12,000,000 ($6,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,509,000
  • Contract Ranking: 13/167 at RB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202025$4,009,000$0$0$4,009,000$4,009,0001.8%
2021 📝
August 5: $1.7M roster bonus is guaranteed; $1M roster bonus due
26$1,300,000$1,500,000$2,300,000$1,500,000$5,000,0002.4%
2022 📝
April 6: $1M roster bonus due
27$1,350,000$1,500,000$3,400,000$0$6,250,0002.7%
Total$6,659,000$3,000,000$5,700,000$5,509,000$15,259,000

Contract Notes

Kareem Hunt signed a two year, $12 million contract extension with the Browns on September 9, 2020. Brown received $5.509 million in full guarantees at signing which consist of Hunt's 2020 base salary and two roster bonuses due in 2021. If he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2021 league year his base salary will vest from injury to a full guarantee.  If Hunt is on the roster in good standing after the start of training camp another $1.7 million in bonuses will be guaranteed. In 2022 Hunt will earn a roster bonus at the start of the offseason program. In each year of the contract there are multiple per game roster bonuses tied to being on good standing. Hunt's salary cap charge in 2020 increased by $750,000 as part of the extension.
Career Earnings: $2,286,320
Career APY: $762,107
Potential Earnings: $17,096,423
Total Guarantees: $6,284,952
Largest Cash Payment: $6,250,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $6,250,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedTerminated20174$3,285,722$821,431$775,952$1,240,95237.8%$620,476
BrownsSFAExpired20191$1,100,000$1,100,000$0$596,47154.2%$596,471
BrownsRFARenegotiated20201$3,259,000$3,259,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsExtensionActive20202$12,000,000$6,000,000$5,509,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs2$1,689,849$844,925$658,9880.0%$1,030,8610.0%
Browns1$596,471$596,471$671,4700.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Chiefs$465,000$193,988$0$0$0$0$658,9880.4%$1,240,952
2018Chiefs$0$0$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2019Browns$645,000$0$0$400,000$55,000$0$671,4700.3%$596,471
2020Browns$4,009,000$0$0$0$0$4,009,000$4,009,0001.8%$4,009,000
2021Browns$1,300,000$0$1,500,000$2,300,000$0$1,500,000$5,000,0002.4%$5,000,000
2022Browns$1,350,000$0$1,500,000$3,400,000$0$0$6,250,0002.7%$6,250,000
Total$7,769,000$193,988$3,000,000$6,100,000$55,000$5,509,000$16,589,458$17,096,423
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chiefs2018$642,885$448,897
Chiefs2019$387,976$0
Total$1,030,861$448,897

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017160064.9%0.0%27112924.87534558.6311
2018110048.2%0.0%1818244.672637814.5700
201980029.3%0.0%431794.22372857.7110
202030043.8%0.0%392045.218425.3200

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$6,752,000$6,000,000
Injury Adjusted$6,752,000$6,000,000
test
OTC Valuation $2.7M $5.4M $8.1M $10.8M $13.4M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8.0M $10.7M $13.3M $8,985,000 $5,203,333

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.

To see interactive and more in-depth use of OTC Valuation data, subscribe to OTC Premium.