Mark Nzeocha

Linebacker

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $1,500,000 (0.73% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,500,000 (0.68% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $4,750,000 ($1,583,333 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 94/327 at LB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 19: $500,000 roster bonus due
29$1,100,000$500,000$0$50,000$750,000$1,650,0000.7%
202030$1,350,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,500,0000.7%
2021 📝
March 12: 2021 team option due by end of 2020 league year
31$1,450,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,600,0000.7%
Total$3,900,000$500,000$200,000$150,000$750,000$4,750,000

Contract Notes

Mark Nzeocha signed a 3 year contract with the San Francisco 49ers on March 15, 2019.  The contract is worth $4.75 million with $1.25 million guaranteed at signing and a total guarantee of $1.925 million.  The contract includes a team option for 2021 due by the end of the 2020 league year.  Nzeocha can earn up to $100,000 ($7,142.86 per game 46 man up to 14 games) in 2020 roster bonus pay; and up to $100,000 ($6,250 per game active) in 2021 roster bonus pay.  Nzeocha can also earn up to $500,000 per year in incentives through playing time (details unknown); and he can earn a $300,000 salary escalator in 2020 and 2021 if he is named to the pro bowl.
Career Earnings: $3,812,537
Career APY: $762,507
Potential Earnings: $6,890,937
Total Guarantees: $1,344,348
Largest Cash Payment: $1,650,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $1,650,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedTerminated20154$2,344,348$586,087$64,348$834,46635.6%$417,233
CowboysPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$00.0%$0
49ersSFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$506,47182.4%$506,471
49ersRFAExpired20181$800,000$800,000$30,000$800,000100.0%$800,000
49ersUFAActive20193$4,750,000$1,583,333$1,250,000$1,650,00034.7%$1,650,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys2$856,066$428,033$802,2920.0%$53,7740.0%
49ers3$2,956,471$985,490$2,941,4710.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Cowboys$435,000$16,087$0$0$0$0$261,2050.2%$309,466
2016Cowboys$525,000$16,087$0$0$0$0$541,0870.3%$525,000
201749ers$615,000$0$0$0$0$0$506,4710.2%$506,471
201849ers$705,000$30,000$0$40,000$25,000$0$785,0000.3%$800,000
201949ers$1,100,000$0$500,000$0$50,000$750,000$1,650,0000.7%$1,650,000
202049ers$1,350,000$0$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,500,0000.7%$1,500,000
202149ers$1,450,000$0$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,600,0000.7%$1,600,000
Total$6,180,000$62,174$500,000$240,000$175,000$750,000$6,843,763$6,890,937
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2017$16,087$0
Cowboys2017$21,600$21,600
Cowboys2018$16,087$0
Total$53,774$21,600

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20152940.0%3.2%0000000000000
20165461.5%8.0%3000000000000
201710030.8%38.7%2100000000000
2018160016.3%76.5%18518111001000
201916002.8%75.7%8200001110000

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$863,000$1,583,333
Injury Adjusted$863,000$1,583,333
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $4,902,000 $4,619,292

Weekly Valuation Trends

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