Matt Ammendola


Age: 25
Free Agency: 2023 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $660,000 (0.31% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $660,000 (0.34% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,485,000 ($742,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 35/46 at K

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings

Contract Notes

Jordan Hicks signed a four year, $34 million contract with the Cardinals on March 12, 2019. Hicks received a $12 million signing bonus. and $20 million in guarantees. If on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year he will earn an additional $3 million in full guarantees. There are annual per game bonuses of $1 million.

Hicks renegotiated his contract in 2021 to create $3.5 million in cap space.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
Cash Due$660,000$825,000
Running Cash$660,000$1,485,000
Career Earnings: $0
Career APY: $0
Potential Earnings: $1,485,000
Total Guarantees: $0
Largest Cash Payment: $825,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $825,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money


YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps

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
Injury Adjusted$1,645,000$742,500
OTC Valuation $756.2k $1.5M $2.3M $3.0M $3.8M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $2,766,000 $2,500,000

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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