Mitch Morse

Center

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $10,937,500
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 5.49%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $19,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 10.86%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.78
  • Total Contract Value: $44,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,125,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/91 at C
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $20,400,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 305
  • College: Missouri
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 2, #49 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $6,269,000

Contract Notes

Mitch Morse signed a four year, $44.5 million contract with the Bills on March 14, 2019. $20.4 million is guaranteed at signing including an $11 million signing bonus. Another $5.775 million will become guaranteed if on the roster on the fifth day of the 2020 league year. Morse can earn up to $3 million in game day active bonuses and $400,000 in workout bonuses. Another $800,000 in incentives are available if he makes the Pro Bowl.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201926$4,400,000$2,750,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$100,000$7,400,000$10,937,5005.8%
2020 📝
March 22: $4.775M becomes fully guaranteed and $1M roster bonus due
27$6,775,000$2,750,000$1,000,000$1,000,000$100,000$2,000,000$11,625,0005.8%
202128$7,025,000$2,750,000$0$500,000$100,000$0$10,375,000--
2022 📝
March 18: $1M 5th day of league year roster bonus due
29$6,900,000$2,750,000$1,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$11,250,000--
Total$25,100,000$11,000,000$5,000,000$3,000,000$400,000$9,400,000$44,187,500
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Career Earnings: $24,173,082
Career APY: $4,834,616
Potential Earnings: $49,173,082
Total Guarantees: $23,116,017
Largest Cash Payment: $19,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,625,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20154$4,673,082$1,168,271$2,716,017$4,673,082100.0%$1,168,271
BillsUFAActive20194$44,500,000$11,125,000$20,400,000$19,500,00043.8%$19,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs4$4,673,082$1,168,271$4,673,0820.0%$00.0%
Bills1$19,500,000$19,500,000$10,937,5000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Chiefs$435,000$414,651$0$0$0$435,000$849,6510.6%$2,093,604
2016Chiefs$622,413$414,651$0$0$25,000$622,413$1,062,0640.7%$647,413
2017Chiefs$834,826$414,651$0$0$25,000$0$1,274,4770.8%$859,826
2018Chiefs$1,047,239$414,651$0$0$25,000$0$1,486,8900.8%$1,072,239
2019Bills$4,400,000$2,750,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$100,000$7,400,000$10,937,5005.8%$19,500,000
2020Bills$6,775,000$2,750,000$1,000,000$1,000,000$100,000$2,000,000$11,625,0005.8%$8,875,000
2021Bills$7,025,000$2,750,000$0$500,000$100,000$0$10,375,000--$7,625,000
2022Bills$6,900,000$2,750,000$1,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$11,250,000--$8,500,000
Total$28,039,478$12,658,604$5,000,000$3,000,000$475,000$10,457,413$48,860,582$49,173,082

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2015151091.8%5.4%
2016160099.6%16.7%
201779037.2%5.8%
2018115064.9%12.9%
2019160085.4%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$6,269,000$11,125,000
Injury Adjusted$6,269,000$11,125,000
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OTC Valuation $1.7M $3.5M $5.2M $6.9M $8.6M APY $1.9M $3.8M $5.6M $7.5M $9.4M $5,849,000 $8,400,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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