Matt Gay

Kicker

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $2,540,000 (1.26% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $2,540,000 (0.86% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $2,540,000 ($2,540,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 19/44 at K

Current Contract

(RFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$2,540,000$2,540,0001.3%
Total$2,540,000$2,540,000

Contract Notes

Matt Gay signed a four year, $2.845 million contract with the Buccaneers on May 3, 2019. Gay's signing bonus is $325,772.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$2.5M
2022
Cash Due$2,540,000
Running Cash$2,540,000
Career Earnings: $2,091,513
Career APY: $697,171
Potential Earnings: $4,488,713
Total Guarantees: $325,772
Largest Cash Payment: $2,540,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $2,540,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedTerminated20194$2,845,772$711,443$325,772$820,77228.8%$820,772
ColtsPracticeTerminated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
RamsSFAExpired20202$1,525,000$762,500$0$1,127,94174.0%$563,971
RamsRFAActive20221$2,540,000$2,540,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers1$820,772$820,772$576,4430.0%$244,3290.0%
Colts0$142,800$0$00.0%$142,8000.0%
Rams2$1,127,941$563,971$1,127,9410.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Buccaneers$495,000$81,443$576,4430.3%$820,772
2020Rams$675,000$0$277,9410.1%$277,941
2021Rams$850,000$0$850,0000.5%$850,000
2022Rams$2,540,000$0$2,540,0001.3%$2,540,000
Total$4,560,000$81,443$4,244,384$4,488,713
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Buccaneers2020$81,443$0
Colts2020$67,200$67,200
Colts2020$75,600$75,600
Buccaneers2021$162,886$0
Total$387,129$142,800

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
2019160018.3%
202070015.4%
2021170040.3%

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$2,943,000$2,540,000
Injury Adjusted$2,943,000$2,540,000
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OTC Valuation $635.3k $1.3M $1.9M $2.5M $3.2M APY $1M $2M $3M $4M $5M $2,506,000 $3,000,000

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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