Matt Paradis

Center

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2022 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $5,636,666 (3.05% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $8,530,000 (6.96% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.51
  • Contract Value: $27,030,000 ($9,010,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 10/76 at C

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,000,000$1,800,000$1,000,000$500,000$1,000,000$4,300,0002.2%
2020 📝
March 20: $2M of base salary becomes fully guaranteed
31$5,500,000$1,800,000$1,000,000$500,000$2,000,000$8,800,0004.2%
202132$990,000$4,146,666$0$500,000$0$5,636,6663.1%
2022 📝
February 10: Contract voids
33$0$4,146,666$0$0$0$8,293,3343.6%
202334$0$4,146,668$0$0$0$00.0%
Total$7,490,000$16,040,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$3,000,000$27,030,000

Contract Notes

Matt Paradis signed a three year, $27.03 million contract with the Panthers. Paradis received a $9 million signing bonus and $12 million in guarantees. $3 million is tied to gameday active roster bonuses. The final two years are void seasons.The Panthers converted $7.04 million of his base salary in 2021 into a signing bonus for salary cap relief. The move will save the Panthers $4.69 million on the 2021 salary cap and leave the team with $8.29 million in 2021 dead money if Paradis' contract voids.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$9M
$18M
$27M
20192020202120222023
Cash Due$11,500,000$7,000,000$8,530,000$0$0
Running Cash$11,500,000$18,500,000$27,030,000$27,030,000$27,030,000
Career Earnings: $30,227,100
Career APY: $4,318,157
Potential Earnings: $31,626,100
Total Guarantees: $10,091,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $8,800,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BroncosDraftedTerminated20144$2,311,000$577,750$91,000$00.0%$0
BroncosPracticeExpired20141$107,100$107,100$0$107,100100.0%$107,100
BroncosSFAExpired20151$435,000$435,000$0$435,000100.0%$435,000
BroncosSFAExpired20161$525,000$525,000$0$525,000100.0%$525,000
BroncosERFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$615,000100.0%$615,000
BroncosRFAExpired20181$2,914,000$2,914,000$0$2,914,000100.0%$2,914,000
PanthersUFAActive20193$27,030,000$9,010,000$10,000,000$25,540,00094.5%$12,770,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Broncos5$4,687,100$937,420$4,596,1000.0%$91,0000.0%
Panthers2$25,540,000$12,770,000$13,100,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Broncos$107,100$0$0$0$0$107,1000.1%$107,100
2015Broncos$435,000$0$0$0$0$435,0000.3%$435,000
2016Broncos$525,000$0$0$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Broncos$615,000$0$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Broncos$2,914,000$0$0$0$0$2,914,0001.5%$2,914,000
2019Panthers$1,000,000$1,800,000$1,000,000$500,000$1,000,000$4,300,0002.2%$11,500,000
2020Panthers$5,500,000$1,800,000$1,000,000$500,000$2,000,000$8,800,0004.2%$7,000,000
2021Panthers$990,000$4,146,666$0$500,000$0$5,636,6663.1%$8,530,000
2022Panthers$0$4,146,666$0$0$0$8,293,3343.6%$0
2023Panthers$0$4,146,668$0$0$0$00.0%$0
Total$12,086,100$16,040,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$3,000,000$31,626,100$31,626,100
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2014$22,750$91,000
Broncos2015$68,250$0
Total$91,000$91,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20151600100.0%15.6%
20161600100.0%14.5%
20171600100.0%10.3%
201897053.0%7.8%
2019160098.2%9.1%
2020160099.7%0.0%

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$5,436,000$9,010,000
Injury Adjusted$5,436,000$9,010,000
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OTC Valuation $1.9M $3.8M $5.6M $7.5M $9.4M APY $2.1M $4.1M $6.2M $8.3M $10.3M $4,963,000 $3,900,000

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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