Malcolm Butler

Cornerback

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2022 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $2,162,500 (1.13% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $3,250,000 (1.54% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.50
  • Contract Value: $3,250,000 ($3,250,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 53/330 at CB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202131$1,075,000$1,087,500$1,075,000$2,162,5001.1%
202232Void$1,087,500Void$1,087,5000.5%
Total$1,075,000$2,175,000$1,075,000$3,250,000

Contract Notes

Malcolm Butler signed one year fully guaranteed, $3.25 million contract with the Cardinals. The Cardinals added a void year for cap purposes.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$3.3M
2021
Cash Due$3,250,000
Running Cash$3,250,000
Career Earnings: $44,096,250
Career APY: $6,299,464
Potential Earnings: $45,171,250
Total Guarantees: $27,250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $14,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $13,600,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUDFAExpired20143$1,530,000$510,000$0$1,530,000100.0%$510,000
PatriotsRFAExpired20171$3,910,000$3,910,000$0$3,910,000100.0%$3,910,000
TitansUFATerminated20185$61,250,000$12,250,000$24,000,000$36,481,25059.6%$12,160,417
CardinalsSFAActive20211$3,250,000$3,250,000$3,250,000$2,175,00066.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots4$5,440,000$1,360,000$5,440,0000.0%$2150.0%
Titans3$36,481,250$12,160,417$32,700,0000.0%$4,000,0000.0%
Cardinals0$2,175,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Patriots$420,000$0$0$0$0$420,0000.3%$420,000
2015Patriots$510,000$0$0$0$0$510,0000.4%$510,000
2016Patriots$600,000$0$0$0$0$600,0000.4%$600,000
2017Patriots$3,910,000$0$0$0$0$3,910,0002.3%$3,910,000
2018Titans$3,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$3,500,000$6,000,0002.9%$14,000,000
2019Titans$10,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$100,000$10,500,000$13,100,0006.0%$10,881,250
2020Titans$11,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$100,000$6,000,000$13,600,0006.2%$11,600,000
2021Cardinals$1,075,000$1,087,500$0$0$1,075,000$2,162,5001.1%$3,250,000
2022Cardinals$0$1,087,500$0$0$0$1,087,5000.5%$0
Total$31,515,000$8,175,000$1,500,000$200,000$21,075,000$41,390,000$45,171,250
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2018$215$0
Titans2021$4,000,000$0
Total$4,000,215$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2014110416.9%11.1%0000000000000
2015160098.9%23.6%5611001015290000
2016160096.6%0.0%48151011174281220
2017160097.8%0.0%53511312122-13000
2018160079.8%22.9%6091941123901001
201997052.4%4.2%257001092610001
2020160097.1%0.9%8614001014400000

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$7,838,000$3,250,000
Injury Adjusted$7,838,000$3,250,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.6M $8.4M $11.1M $13.9M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M $4,574,000 $4,500,000

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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