Matt LaCosse

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,225,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.62%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,400,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.79%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Total Contract Value: $2,800,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,400,000
  • Position Ranking: 52/188 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $500,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 261
  • College: Illinois
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Undrafted Free Agent (Giants)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,213,000

Contract Notes

Matt LaCosse signed a two year, $2.8 million contract with the Patriots. Lacosse received a $300,000 and a total of $500,000 in guarantees.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$700,000$150,000$400,000$200,000$1,225,0000.7%
202028$1,000,000$150,000$400,000$0$1,550,0000.8%
Total$1,700,000$300,000$800,000$200,000$2,775,000
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Career Earnings: $2,723,564
Career APY: $544,713
Potential Earnings: $3,821,235
Total Guarantees: $500,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,400,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,550,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
GiantsERFATerminated20171$465,000$465,000$0$273,52958.8%$0
GiantsPracticeTerminated20171$122,400$122,400$0$28,80023.5%$0
BroncosSFAExpired20172$1,020,000$510,000$0$637,05962.5%$318,530
PatriotsSFAActive20191$2,800,000$1,400,000$500,000$1,400,00050.0%$1,400,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Giants2$686,505$343,253$384,1760.0%$353,5290.0%
Broncos2$637,059$318,530$637,0590.0%$00.0%
Patriots1$1,400,000$1,400,000$1,225,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Giants$435,000$0$0$0$51,1760.0%$51,176
2016Giants$450,000$0$0$0$333,0000.2%$333,000
2017Broncos$465,000$0$0$0$82,0590.0%$82,059
2018Broncos$555,000$0$0$0$555,0000.3%$555,000
2019Patriots$700,000$150,000$400,000$200,000$1,225,0000.7%$1,400,000
2020Patriots$1,000,000$150,000$400,000$0$1,550,0000.8%$1,400,000
Total$3,605,000$300,000$800,000$200,000$3,796,235$3,821,235
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Giants2015$1,666$5,000
Giants2015$46,200$46,200
Giants2016$3,334$0
Giants2017$273,529$273,529
Giants2017$28,800$28,800
Total$353,529$353,529

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201521602.0%7.5%000.00000.0000
20175064.7%1.5%000.00000.0000
2018151038.9%23.0%2425010.41000.0000
2019114037.8%0.0%1313110.11000.0000

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$2,213,000$1,400,000
Injury Adjusted$3,057,979$1,050,000
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.7M $3.3M $5.0M $6.7M $8.3M $5,966,000 $6,100,000

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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