Kevin Pierre-Louis

Linebacker

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $2,823,529 (1.46% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $3,500,000 (1.66% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.24
  • Contract Value: $7,000,000 ($3,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,750,000
  • Contract Ranking: 31/206 at LB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202130$1,750,000$500,000$750,000$1,750,000$2,823,5291.5%
202231$2,750,000$500,000$750,000$0$4,000,0002.0%
Total$4,500,000$1,000,000$1,500,000$1,750,000$6,823,529

Contract Notes

Kevin Pierre-Louis signed a two year contract with the Houston Texans on March 16, 2021. Contract value is $7 million with $2.75 million guaranteed. Pierre-Louis can earn an additional $1 million through playing time incentives.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$3.5M
$7M
20212022
Cash Due$3,500,000$3,500,000
Running Cash$3,500,000$7,000,000
Career Earnings: $9,946,792
Career APY: $1,420,970
Potential Earnings: $15,946,792
Total Guarantees: $7,611,304
Largest Cash Payment: $3,500,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $4,000,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20144$2,605,652$651,413$385,652$690,00026.5%$690,000
SeahawksDraftedTraded20144$2,605,652$651,413$385,652$1,915,65273.5%$638,551
JetsUFATerminated20182$5,250,000$2,625,000$2,500,000$2,411,76545.9%$2,411,765
BearsSFAExpired20191$895,000$895,000$90,000$895,000100.0%$895,000
WashingtonUFAExpired20201$3,000,000$3,000,000$1,500,000$3,034,375101.1%$3,034,375
TexansUFAActive20212$7,000,000$3,500,000$2,750,000$1,000,00014.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs1$690,000$690,000$690,0000.0%$00.0%
Seahawks3$1,915,652$638,551$1,819,2390.0%$96,4130.0%
Jets1$2,411,765$2,411,765$2,286,7650.0%$485,2940.0%
Bears1$895,000$895,000$735,0000.0%$00.0%
Washington1$3,034,375$3,034,375$2,978,1250.0%$00.0%
Texans0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Seahawks$420,000$96,413$0$0$516,4130.4%$805,652
2015Seahawks$510,000$96,413$0$0$606,4130.4%$510,000
2016Seahawks$600,000$96,413$0$0$696,4130.5%$600,000
2017Chiefs$690,000$0$0$0$690,0000.4%$690,000
2018Jets$1,500,000$875,000$0$1,500,000$2,286,7651.2%$2,411,765
2019Bears$805,000$90,000$0$0$735,0000.4%$895,000
2020Washington$1,150,000$1,500,000$350,000$0$2,978,1251.4%$3,034,375
2021Texans$1,750,000$500,000$750,000$1,750,000$2,823,5291.5%$3,500,000
2022Texans$2,750,000$500,000$750,000$0$4,000,0002.0%$3,500,000
Total$10,175,000$3,754,239$1,850,000$3,250,000$15,332,658$15,946,792
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Seahawks2017$96,413$0
Jets2019$485,294$0
Total$581,707$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20147728.3%27.1%10300100000100
2015142010.4%63.4%81000011000000
201613306.5%51.8%7500000000000
2017141022.8%53.8%311200112000000
20189603.1%36.7%6110120001000
2019140119.7%65.6%271000223120000
2020133048.3%1.8%362019322001000

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$2,499,000$3,500,000
Injury Adjusted$3,395,697$2,843,750
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OTC Valuation $3.9M $7.8M $11.7M $15.6M $19.5M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $3,700,000 $2,910,315

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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