Lane Taylor

Left Guard

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $987,500 (0.52% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,127,500 (0.51% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Contract Value: $1,127,500 ($1,127,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $400,000
  • Contract Ranking: 46/110 at LG

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202132$990,000$137,500$262,500$987,5000.5%
Total$990,000$137,500$262,500$987,500

Contract Notes

Lane Taylor signed a one year contract with the Houston Texans on April 16, 2021. The contract is the veteran minimum with $400,000 guaranteed, the contract qualifies for the veteran salary benefit.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
2021
Cash Due$1,127,500
Running Cash$1,127,500
Career Earnings: $18,817,000
Career APY: $2,352,125
Potential Earnings: $19,807,000
Total Guarantees: $8,357,000
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
PackersOtherExpired20201$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$1,125,00075.0%$1,125,000
TexansUFAActive20211$1,127,500$1,127,500$400,000$137,50012.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers8$18,679,500$2,334,938$19,460,7500.0%$00.0%
Texans0$137,500$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season 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%$1,125,000
2021Texans$990,000$137,500$0$0$0$0$262,500$987,5000.5%$1,127,500
Total$10,435,000$6,219,500$1,750,000$1,400,000$690,000$600,000$4,262,500$20,448,250$19,807,000

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%
20201106.1%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$1,883,000$1,127,500
Injury Adjusted$2,615,063$1,057,031
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OTC Valuation $2.0M $3.9M $5.9M $7.8M $9.8M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8.0M $10.7M $13.3M $4,808,000 $3,500,000

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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