Mario Edwards Jr.

Interior Defensive Line

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,621,765 (0.63% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,650,000 (0.62% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.02
  • Contract Value: $1,650,000 ($1,650,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 105/239 at IDL

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202430$1,210,000$200,000$240,000$300,000$1,621,7650.6%
Total$1,210,000$200,000$240,000$300,000$1,621,765

Contract Notes

Mario Edwards signed a one year contract with the Houston Texans worth $1.65 million with $500,000 guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.7M
2024
Cash Due$1,650,000
Running Cash$1,650,000
Career Earnings: $17,995,965
Career APY: $1,999,552
Potential Earnings: $17,939,765
Total Guarantees: $15,426,083
Largest Cash Payment: $4,500,097 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $1,641,046 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RaidersDraftedTerminated20154$6,017,168$1,504,292$4,161,743$4,761,64479.1%$1,587,215
GiantsDraftedExpired20154$6,017,168$1,504,292$4,161,743$1,255,52420.9%$1,255,524
SaintsUFATerminated20192$4,700,000$2,350,000$950,000$1,935,00041.2%$1,935,000
BearsSFAExpired20201$1,600,000$1,600,000$0$1,600,000100.0%$1,600,000
BearsUFATerminated20213$11,660,391$3,886,797$5,500,097$4,500,09738.6%$4,500,097
JaguarsPracticeTerminated20221$277,200$277,200$0$00.0%$0
TitansSFAExpired20221$1,092,500$1,092,500$0$920,00084.2%$920,000
SeahawksSFAExpired20231$1,317,500$1,317,500$152,500$1,317,500100.0%$1,317,500
TexansUFAActive20241$1,650,000$1,650,000$500,000$200,00012.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders3$4,761,644$1,587,215$4,102,6140.0%$659,0300.0%
Giants1$1,255,524$1,255,524$1,255,5240.0%$00.0%
Saints1$2,405,000$2,405,000$1,460,0000.0%$945,0000.0%
Bears2$7,090,097$3,545,049$3,204,0190.0%$3,886,0780.0%
Jaguars0$46,200$0$00.0%$46,2000.0%
Titans1$920,000$920,000$803,3330.0%$00.0%
Seahawks1$1,317,500$1,317,500$1,092,5000.0%$00.0%
Texans0$200,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Raiders$435,000$659,030$0$0$0$435,000$1,094,0300.7%$3,071,120
2016Raiders$708,508$659,030$0$0$0$708,508$1,367,5380.8%$708,508
2017Raiders$982,016$659,030$0$0$0$382,115$1,641,0460.9%$982,016
2018Giants$1,255,524$0$0$0$0$0$1,255,5240.7%$1,255,524
2019Saints$935,000$475,000$0$0$50,000$0$1,460,0000.8%$1,935,000
2020Bears$1,600,000$0$0$0$0$0$1,600,0000.8%$1,600,000
2021Bears$990,000$724,019$0$0$0$990,000$1,604,0190.8%$4,500,097
2022Titans$1,120,000$57,500$57,500$0$0$0$803,3330.4%$920,000
2023Seahawks$1,165,000$152,500$0$0$0$0$1,092,5000.5%$1,317,500
2024Texans$1,210,000$200,000$0$240,000$0$300,000$1,621,7650.6%$1,650,000
Total$10,401,048$3,586,109$57,500$240,000$50,000$2,815,623$13,539,755$17,939,765
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Raiders2018$659,030$0
Saints2019$945,000$470,000
Bears2022$1,714,019$990,000
Jaguars2022$46,200$46,200
Bears2023$2,172,059$0
Total$5,536,308$1,506,200

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015142052.0%4.0%3382.512462002000
201621403.3%1.7%1100000000000
2017142045.7%16.1%1983.514.5490000000
2018151021.1%0.0%122217350001000
2019141127.6%7.3%62322230001000
2020150123.8%15.9%116436671000000
2021122020.0%8.3%26216151000000
2022120137.6%10.7%1163184111000000
2023152033.0%6.7%156216561001000

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$2,427,000$1,650,000
Injury Adjusted$2,942,300$1,443,750
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OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.8M $10.2M $13.5M $16.9M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.9M $21.2M $26.5M $6,358,000 $7,000,000

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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