Nick Folk

Kicker

Age: 36
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $705,882 (0.34% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $988,235 (0.66% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.40
  • Contract Value: $1,050,000 ($1,050,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 22/50 at K

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202036$1,050,000$705,8820.3%
Total$1,050,000$705,882

Contract Notes

Nick Folk signed a 4 year, $12 million contract with the Jets on March 11, 2014. Folk received a $2.1 million roster bonus, which is the guaranteed portion of the contract. Base salaries are $1,500,000(2014), $2,650,000(2015), $2,750,000(2016), and $3,000,000(2017).Per Field Yates of ESPN the Jets converted $1.78 million of Folk's 2015 salary to a signing bonus on September 10.
Career Earnings: $12,190,000
Career APY: $2,031,667
Potential Earnings: $12,760,588
Total Guarantees: $750,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,600,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Number: $3,600,000 (2014)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersSFATerminated20171$1,750,000$1,750,000$750,000$1,750,000100.0%$1,750,000
PatriotsSFATerminated20191$1,030,000$1,030,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsSFAExpired20191$1,030,000$1,030,000$0$242,35323.5%$242,353
PatriotsSFATerminated20201$1,050,000$1,050,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsPracticeElevated20201$204,000$204,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsPracticeRenegotiated20201$253,765$253,765$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsSFAActive20201$1,050,000$1,050,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets4$9,780,000$2,445,000$9,026,6660.0%$593,3340.0%
Buccaneers1$1,750,000$1,750,000$1,750,0000.0%$00.0%
Patriots1$660,000$660,000$151,7650.0%$251,4710.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Jets$715,000$50,000$0$15,000$0$620,0000.5%$780,000
2014Jets$1,500,000$0$2,100,000$0$0$3,600,0002.7%$3,600,000
2015Jets$870,000$593,333$0$0$0$1,463,3330.9%$2,650,000
2016Jets$2,750,000$593,333$0$0$0$3,343,3332.1%$2,750,000
2017Buccaneers$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$750,000$1,750,0001.0%$1,750,000
2019Patriots$1,030,000$0$0$0$0$151,7650.1%$242,353
2020Patriots$1,050,000$0$0$0$0$705,8820.3%$988,235
Total$8,915,000$1,236,666$2,850,000$15,000$750,000$11,634,313$12,760,588
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2017$593,334$0
Patriots2019$189,706$355,882
Patriots2020$61,765$61,765
Total$844,805$417,647

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
20121----0.2%
2013160028.7%
2014160028.5%
201587116.4%
2016160028.7%
201741109.8%
20197006.6%
2020100016.3%

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$804,000$1,050,000
Injury Adjusted$804,000$1,050,000
test
OTC Valuation $714.2k $1.4M $2.1M $2.9M $3.6M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $2,853,000 $2,750,000

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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