Kirk Merritt

Wide Receiver

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2023 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $660,000 (0.34% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $660,000 (0.38% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,485,000 ($742,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 234/293 at WR

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202124$660,000$660,0000.3%
202225$825,000$825,0000.4%
Total$1,485,000$1,485,000

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.7M
$1.5M
20212022
Cash Due$660,000$825,000
Running Cash$660,000$1,485,000
Career Earnings: $217,764
Career APY: $217,764
Potential Earnings: $1,682,764
Total Guarantees: $20,000
Largest Cash Payment: $825,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $825,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
DolphinsUDFATerminated20203$2,295,000$765,000$20,000$00.0%$0
DolphinsPracticeExpired20201$197,764$197,764$0$197,764100.0%$197,764
DolphinsSFAActive20212$1,485,000$742,500$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins1$217,764$217,764$197,7640.0%$20,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2020Dolphins$197,764$197,7640.1%$197,764
2021Dolphins$660,000$660,0000.3%$660,000
2022Dolphins$825,000$825,0000.4%$825,000
Total$1,682,764$1,682,764$1,682,764
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2020$13,333$20,000
Dolphins2021$6,667$0
Total$20,000$20,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20201010.1%1.3%000.00000.0000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.2M $16.5M APY $4.5M $9.1M $13.6M $18.2M $22.7M $7,678,000 $4,925,000

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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