• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,987,500
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.11%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $7,968,750
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.13%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $8,100,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,100,000
  • Position Ranking: 10/117 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,800,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 291
  • College: Iowa
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #132 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $960,000

Contract Notes

Mike Daniels signed a one year, $8.1 million contract with the Lions on July 27, 2019. $7.8 million of the contract is guaranteed. $300,000 is paid out on a per game basis. Another $1 million in incentives can increase the contract to $9.1 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$7,800,000$300,000$7,800,000$7,987,5004.2%
Total$7,800,000$300,000$7,800,000$7,987,500
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Career Earnings: $43,901,334
Career APY: $5,487,667
Potential Earnings: $43,501,334
Total Guarantees: $20,100,584
Largest Cash Payment: $13,542,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,400,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20124$2,400,584$600,146$300,584$1,740,58472.5%$580,195
PackersExtensionTerminated20154$41,000,000$10,250,000$12,000,000$34,192,00083.4%$8,548,000
LionsSFAActive20191$8,100,000$8,100,000$7,800,000$7,968,75098.4%$7,968,750
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers7$35,932,584$5,133,226$33,320,0840.0%$2,800,0000.0%
Lions1$7,968,750$7,968,750$7,987,5000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Packers$390,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$465,1460.4%$690,584
2013Packers$480,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$555,1460.5%$480,000
2014Packers$570,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$645,1460.5%$570,000
2015Packers$1,542,000$2,475,146$0$0$0$0$4,017,1462.8%$13,542,000
2016Packers$800,000$2,400,000$3,300,000$500,000$400,000$3,800,000$7,400,0004.8%$5,000,000
2017Packers$2,100,000$2,400,000$5,000,000$500,000$400,000$0$10,400,0006.2%$7,937,500
2018Packers$6,600,000$2,400,000$0$500,000$400,000$0$9,837,5005.6%$7,312,500
2019Lions$7,800,000$0$0$300,000$0$7,800,000$7,987,5004.2%$7,968,750
Total$20,282,000$9,900,584$8,300,000$1,800,000$1,200,000$11,600,000$41,307,584$43,501,334
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Packers2019$2,800,000$400,000
Total$2,800,000$400,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201214----20.7%20.2%1202114210002431
2013160048.2%31.9%1766.543.59100000000
2014160062.5%16.0%29125.545.57150000000
2015160067.2%14.0%2722421.5792161000
2016160064.4%15.6%2584418111000100
2017142059.7%13.9%31154327110001000
2018106039.4%9.3%108210151000000
201997017.9%5.7%6413220000000

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$891,000$8,100,000
Injury Adjusted$2,044,425$4,556,250
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

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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