Nick Folk

Kicker

Age: 37
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,601,471 (0.79% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,625,000 (0.63% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.01
  • Contract Value: $1,625,000 ($1,225,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,225,000
  • Contract Ranking: 21/47 at K

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202137$1,100,000$125,000$400,000$1,100,000$1,601,4710.8%
Total$1,100,000$125,000$400,000$1,100,000$1,601,471

Contract Notes

Nick Folk signed a 1 year contract with the New England Patriots on March 18, 2021. Contract value is $1.625 million with $1.225 million guaranteed. Folk can earn an additional $875,000 through incentives.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
2021
Cash Due$1,625,000
Running Cash$1,625,000
Career Earnings: $13,303,235
Career APY: $1,900,462
Potential Earnings: $14,385,588
Total Guarantees: $1,975,000
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
PatriotsSFAExpired20201$1,050,000$1,050,000$0$988,23594.1%$988,235
PatriotsUFAActive20211$1,625,000$1,225,000$1,225,000$125,0007.7%$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%
Patriots2$1,773,235$886,618$857,6470.0%$251,4710.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Jets$715,000$50,000$0$0$15,000$0$620,0000.5%$780,000
2014Jets$1,500,000$0$2,100,000$0$0$0$3,600,0002.7%$3,600,000
2015Jets$870,000$593,333$0$0$0$0$1,463,3330.9%$2,650,000
2016Jets$2,750,000$593,333$0$0$0$0$3,343,3332.1%$2,750,000
2017Buccaneers$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$0$750,000$1,750,0001.0%$1,750,000
2019Patriots$1,030,000$0$0$0$0$0$151,7650.1%$242,353
2020Patriots$1,050,000$0$0$0$0$0$705,8820.3%$988,235
2021Patriots$1,100,000$125,000$0$400,000$0$1,100,000$1,601,4710.8%$1,625,000
Total$10,015,000$1,361,666$2,850,000$400,000$15,000$1,850,000$13,235,784$14,385,588
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%
2020160016.5%

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$875,000$1,225,000
Injury Adjusted$875,000$1,225,000
test
OTC Valuation $653.7k $1.3M $2.0M $2.6M $3.3M APY $833.3k $1.7M $2.5M $3.3M $4.2M $2,527,000 $3,250,000

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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