Mike Ford

Cornerback

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $950,000 (0.47% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $950,000 (0.51% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,200,000 ($1,200,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $400,000
  • Contract Ranking: 102/283 at CB

Current Contract

(RFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202126$950,000$150,000$950,0000.5%
Total$950,000$150,000$950,000

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
Old Money2021
Cash Due$250,000$950,000
Running Cash$1,200,000
Career Earnings: $1,912,417
Career APY: $637,472
Potential Earnings: $2,467,647
Total Guarantees: $827,500
Largest Cash Payment: $950,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $950,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsUDFATerminated20183$1,717,500$572,500$27,500$00.0%$0
LionsPracticeRenegotiated20181$479,995$479,995$0$00.0%$0
LionsSFAExpired20182$1,050,000$525,000$0$767,64773.1%$383,824
LionsERFAExpired20201$750,000$750,000$0$750,000100.0%$750,000
BroncosRFAActive20211$1,200,000$1,200,000$400,000$00.0%$0
LionsRFAClaimed20211$1,200,000$1,200,000$400,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions3$1,912,417$637,472$1,517,6470.0%$394,7700.0%
Broncos0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Lions$480,000$0$197,6470.1%$197,647
2019Lions$570,000$0$570,0000.3%$570,000
2020Lions$750,000$0$750,0000.3%$750,000
2021Broncos$950,000$150,000$950,0000.5%$950,000
Total$2,750,000$150,000$2,467,647$2,467,647
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2018$22,500$27,500
Lions2018$117,270$117,270
Lions2019$5,000$0
Lions2021$250,000$250,000
Total$394,770$394,770

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201870032.0%13.2%0000000000000
2019150114.4%53.7%11100002000000
20209115.2%31.4%3100001000000
20215005.5%65.9%0000000000000

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$173,000$1,200,000
Injury Adjusted$173,000$1,200,000
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OTC Valuation $2.9M $5.9M $8.8M $11.7M $14.7M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M $6,604,000 $4,665,000

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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