Michael Palardy

Punter

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $2,600,000 (1.25% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $2,100,000 (1.03% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Contract Value: $7,520,000 ($2,506,667 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 11/40 at P

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201826$630,000$500,000$0$0$100,000$1,230,0000.7%
201927$800,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$1,400,0000.7%
202028$1,840,000$500,000$160,000$100,000$0$2,600,0001.2%
202129$2,180,000$500,000$240,000$100,000$0$3,020,0001.4%
Total$5,450,000$2,000,000$400,000$300,000$100,000$8,250,000

Contract Notes

Michael Palardy signed a three year, $7.52 million contract extension with the Panthers on October 3, 2018. Palardy received a $2 million signing bonus.
Career Earnings: $4,261,594
Career APY: $852,319
Potential Earnings: $8,881,594
Total Guarantees: $2,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,630,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $3,020,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersERFAExpired20171$540,000$540,000$0$540,000100.0%$540,000
PanthersERFARenegotiated20181$630,000$630,000$0$00.0%$0
PanthersExtensionActive20183$7,520,000$2,506,667$2,000,000$3,530,00046.9%$1,765,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders1$6,300$6,300$6,3000.0%$00.0%
Rams0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Falcons0$0$0$00.0%$6,9000.0%
Panthers4$4,255,294$1,063,824$3,355,2940.0%$00.0%
Browns$0$0$00.0%$20,7000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Raiders$6,300$0$0$0$0$6,3000.0%$6,300
2016Panthers$450,000$0$0$0$0$185,2940.1%$185,294
2017Panthers$540,000$0$0$0$0$540,0000.3%$540,000
2018Panthers$630,000$500,000$0$0$100,000$1,230,0000.7%$2,630,000
2019Panthers$800,000$500,000$0$100,000$0$1,400,0000.7%$900,000
2020Panthers$1,840,000$500,000$160,000$100,000$0$2,600,0001.2%$2,100,000
2021Panthers$2,180,000$500,000$240,000$100,000$0$3,020,0001.4%$2,520,000
Total$6,446,300$2,000,000$400,000$300,000$100,000$8,981,594$8,881,594
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Browns2016$20,700$20,700
Falcons2016$6,900$6,900
Total$27,600$27,600

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
201670014.4%
2017160030.3%
2018160027.5%
2019160031.8%

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$1,155,000$2,506,667
Injury Adjusted$1,155,000$2,506,667
test
OTC Valuation $527.2k $1.1M $1.6M $2.1M $2.6M APY $650.0k $1.3M $2.0M $2.6M $3.3M $1,967,000 $2,000,000

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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