Melvin Ingram

Edge Rusher

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2022 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $597,222 (0.32% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $597,222 (0.30% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $4,000,000 ($4,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,925,000
  • Contract Ranking: 51/221 at EDGE

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202132$1,075,000$597,2220.3%
202233Void$00.0%
202334Void$00.0%
202435Void$00.0%
202536Void$0--
Total$1,075,000$597,222

Contract Notes

Melvin Ingram signed a one year, $4 million contract with the Steelers. There are four void years in the contract for salary cap purposes.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$4M
Old Money2021
Cash Due$3,402,778$597,222
Running Cash$4,000,000
Career Earnings: $84,552,026
Career APY: $9,394,670
Potential Earnings: $81,746,470
Total Guarantees: $47,498,248
Largest Cash Payment: $22,750,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $19,625,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersDraftedExpired20125$16,149,250$3,229,850$7,648,248$16,149,248100.0%$3,229,850
ChargersFranchiseExpired20174$64,000,000$16,000,000$34,000,000$65,000,000101.6%$16,250,000
SteelersSFATraded20211$4,000,000$4,000,000$2,925,000$00.0%$0
ChiefsSFAActive20211$4,000,000$4,000,000$2,925,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers9$81,149,248$9,016,583$81,149,2480.0%$00.0%
Steelers0$3,402,778$0$00.0%$3,402,7780.0%
Chiefs0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Chargers$390,000$1,136,955$0$0$1,526,9551.3%$4,937,820
2013Chargers$771,738$1,136,955$0$771,738$1,908,6931.6%$771,738
2014Chargers$1,153,476$1,136,955$0$1,153,476$2,290,4311.7%$1,153,476
2015Chargers$785,214$1,136,955$750,000$785,214$2,672,1691.9%$1,535,214
2016Chargers$7,751,000$0$0$7,751,000$7,751,0004.9%$7,751,000
2017Chargers$5,000,000$2,625,000$7,250,000$12,250,000$14,875,0009.1%$22,750,000
2018Chargers$11,250,000$2,625,000$0$11,250,000$13,875,0007.7%$11,250,000
2019Chargers$17,000,000$2,625,000$0$8,000,000$19,625,00010.5%$17,000,000
2020Chargers$14,000,000$2,625,000$0$14,000,000$16,625,0008.2%$14,000,000
2021Chiefs$1,075,000$0$0$0$597,2220.3%$597,222
2022Chiefs$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2023Chiefs$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2024Chiefs$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2025Chiefs$0$0$0$0$0--$0
Total$59,176,428$15,047,820$8,000,000$55,961,428$81,746,470$81,746,470
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2021$1,062,778$3,402,778
Steelers2022$2,340,000$0
Total$3,402,778$3,402,778

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201216----43.6%42.2%271416435001000
201340012.1%0.0%4410110001000
201490047.5%2.0%218431571002100
2015160095.9%17.0%521310.573.514196003100
2016160089.7%11.1%461486210195005000
2017160084.9%5.1%41121084.5172310012391
2018160084.1%9.2%2815754.58163181240
2019133068.8%2.9%399742.511125190120
202070034.8%1.1%5500042100000
202191047.1%4.1%1218261000000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $4.4M $8.7M $13.1M $17.4M $21.8M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $602,000 $785,491

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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