Lane Taylor

Left Guard

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $2,400,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 1.18%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,500,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 0.91%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.63
  • Total Contract Value: $1,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 33/101 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 324
  • College: Oklahoma State
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Undrafted Free Agent (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (Other)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $644,000

Contract Notes

Lane Taylor signed a three year, $16.5 million contract extension with the Packers on September 4, 2017. Taylor received a $5 million signing bonus. If Taylor is on the Packers roster on the third day of the 2018 league year he will earn a $1 million roster bonus. On the third day of the league year in 2019 a $750,000 roster bonus is due. Taylor's contract has annual per game roster bonuses of $500,000 and workout bonuses of $250,000.Taylor signed a new contract on May 26, 2020 that reduced his salary from $4.55 to $1.5 million. As part of the new contract Taylor had $100,000 guaranteed. $400,000 is tied to per game bonuses. The move freed up $2.96 million in cap space for the Packers.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202031$910,000$1,350,000$400,000$90,000$2,400,0001.2%
Total$910,000$1,350,000$400,000$90,000$2,400,000
Career Earnings: $17,654,500
Career APY: $2,522,071
Potential Earnings: $19,054,500
Total Guarantees: $7,957,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,800,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $5,475,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersUDFAExpired20133$1,492,000$497,333$7,000$1,492,000100.0%$497,333
PackersRFARenegotiated20162$4,150,000$2,075,000$600,000$1,750,00042.2%$1,750,000
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20173$16,500,000$5,500,000$7,250,000$14,312,50086.7%$4,770,833
PackersOtherActive20201$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$100,0006.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers7$17,654,500$2,522,071$17,060,7500.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Packers$405,000$2,333$0$0$0$0$0$407,3330.3%$412,000
2014Packers$495,000$2,333$0$0$0$0$0$497,3330.4%$495,000
2015Packers$585,000$2,334$0$0$0$0$0$587,3340.4%$585,000
2016Packers$1,100,000$300,000$0$0$50,000$0$0$1,450,0000.9%$1,750,000
2017Packers$2,250,000$1,875,000$0$0$50,000$600,000$2,250,000$4,575,0002.6%$7,800,000
2018Packers$1,100,000$1,275,000$1,000,000$500,000$250,000$0$1,000,000$4,068,7502.2%$2,850,000
2019Packers$2,600,000$1,275,000$750,000$500,000$250,000$0$750,000$5,475,0002.8%$3,662,500
2020Packers$910,000$1,350,000$0$400,000$90,000$0$0$2,400,0001.2%$1,500,000
Total$9,445,000$6,082,000$1,750,000$1,400,000$690,000$600,000$4,000,000$19,460,750$19,054,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
201310061.2%9.7%
2014160012.0%26.3%
2015401013.4%2.2%
2016160099.8%13.6%
2017151089.7%11.6%
2018151082.0%12.7%
2019214010.8%1.2%

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$631,000$1,500,000
Injury Adjusted$2,873,333$187,500
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.4M $7.2M $9.0M APY $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.9M $12.3M $5,249,000 $5,000,000

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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