Nico Collins

Wide Receiver

Age: 22
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $885,730 (0.46% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $1,562,920 (0.68% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.76
  • Contract Value: $4,871,516 ($1,217,879 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $902,920
  • Contract Ranking: 104/389 at WR

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings

Contract Notes

Nico Collins signed a 4 year rookie contract with the Houston Texans on May 14, 2021. Contract value is $4,871, 518 with $902,920 guaranteed via signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
Cash Due$1,562,920$881,433$1,102,865$1,324,298
Running Cash$1,562,920$2,444,353$3,547,218$4,871,516
Career Earnings: $902,920
Career APY: $0
Potential Earnings: $4,871,516
Total Guarantees: $902,920
Largest Cash Payment: $1,562,920 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $1,550,028 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money


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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
Injury Adjusted$0$0
OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.2M $16.5M APY $4.5M $9.1M $13.6M $18.2M $22.7M $7,719,000 $4,925,000

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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