• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,466,666
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.27%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.98%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $14,400,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,600,000
  • Position Ranking: 21/118 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,900,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 318
  • College: Arizona State
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 7, #233 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $5,016,000

Contract Notes

Lawrence Guy signed a four year contract with the Patriots worth $14.4 million. $4.9 million of the contract is fully guaranteed including a signing bonus worth $4 million. Guy can earn up to $5.6 million in various incentives. Guy slightly missed an incentive in 2017, which the Patriots elected to pay him as a $500,000 signing bonus instead in 2018. The earning of that bonus increased the salary cap by $166,666 in each of the remaining contract years.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201727$900,000$1,000,000$500,000$200,000$0$900,000$2,600,0001.6%
201828$1,400,000$1,166,666$500,000$200,000$400,000$0$3,666,6662.1%
201929$2,400,000$1,366,666$500,000$200,000$0$0$4,466,6662.4%
202030$2,900,000$1,366,668$500,000$200,000$0$0$4,966,6682.5%
Total$7,600,000$4,900,000$2,000,000$800,000$400,000$900,000$15,700,000
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Career Earnings: $15,555,747
Career APY: $1,728,416
Potential Earnings: $18,964,488
Total Guarantees: $5,445,900
Largest Cash Payment: $5,600,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,966,668 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedTerminated20114$2,085,900$521,475$45,900$303,90014.6%$303,900
PackersPracticeTerminated20121$96,900$96,900$0$34,20035.3%$0
ColtsSFATerminated20122$870,000$435,000$0$252,35329.0%$252,353
ChargersSFATerminated20132$1,050,000$525,000$0$439,41141.8%$439,411
RavensSFAExpired20132$1,050,000$525,000$0$469,41244.7%$469,412
ColtsSFATerminated20132$1,050,000$525,000$0$56,4715.4%$0
RavensUFAExpired20152$2,300,000$1,150,000$500,000$2,300,000100.0%$1,150,000
PatriotsUFAActive20174$14,400,000$3,600,000$4,900,000$11,700,00081.3%$3,900,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers1$338,100$338,100$269,4750.0%$68,6250.0%
Colts1$308,824$308,824$252,3530.0%$56,4710.0%
Chargers1$439,411$439,411$338,8230.0%$100,5880.0%
Ravens3$2,769,412$923,137$2,769,4120.0%$00.0%
Patriots3$11,700,000$3,900,000$10,733,3320.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Packers$375,000$11,475$0$0$0$0$269,4750.2%$303,900
2012Colts$390,000$0$0$0$0$0$252,3530.2%$252,353
2013Chargers$480,000$0$0$0$0$0$338,8230.3%$338,823
2014Ravens$570,000$0$0$0$0$0$469,4120.4%$469,412
2015Ravens$800,000$250,000$0$0$0$0$1,050,0000.7%$1,300,000
2016Ravens$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$0$0$1,250,0000.8%$1,000,000
2017Patriots$900,000$1,000,000$500,000$200,000$0$900,000$2,600,0001.6%$5,600,000
2018Patriots$1,400,000$1,166,666$500,000$200,000$400,000$0$3,666,6662.1%$2,600,000
2019Patriots$2,400,000$1,366,666$500,000$200,000$0$0$4,466,6662.4%$3,500,000
2020Patriots$2,900,000$1,366,668$500,000$200,000$0$0$4,966,6682.5%$3,600,000
Total$11,215,000$5,411,475$2,000,000$800,000$400,000$900,000$19,330,063$18,964,488
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Packers2012$11,475$0
Packers2012$34,200$34,200
Packers2013$22,950$0
Colts2013$56,471$56,471
Chargers2014$100,588$100,588
Total$225,684$191,259

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20121----4.5%0.8%12618220000000
2013120116.9%12.8%12800244000000
2014140223.7%13.4%21400011000160
2015160045.4%32.7%29174.520.58101000000
2016160046.5%26.7%141419590001100
2017160054.8%36.4%312213541000000
2018160049.6%37.1%2534191110001000
2019160052.2%36.6%3526321551150200

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$4,332,000$3,600,000
Injury Adjusted$4,332,000$3,600,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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