O.J. Howard

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,025,870
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.56%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,473,624
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.77%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.49
  • Total Contract Value: $11,094,856
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,773,714
  • Position Ranking: 34/188 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $11,094,856
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 251
  • College: Alabama
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 1, #19 overall (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2021, pending fifth year option (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $6,254,000

Contract Notes

O.J. Howard signed a 4 year contract worth $11,094,856 with the Buccaneers on May 23, 2017. Howard received a guarantee worth $11,094,856 including a $6,208,984 signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201723$465,000$1,552,246$465,000$2,017,2461.2%
201824$969,312$1,552,246$969,312$2,521,5581.4%
201925$1,473,624$1,552,246$1,473,624$3,025,8701.6%
202026$1,977,936$1,552,246$1,977,936$3,530,1821.8%
Total$4,885,872$6,208,984$4,885,872$11,094,856
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Career Earnings: $9,116,920
Career APY: $3,038,973
Potential Earnings: $11,094,856
Total Guarantees: $11,094,856
Largest Cash Payment: $6,673,984 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,530,182 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedActive20174$11,094,856$2,773,714$11,094,856$9,116,92082.2%$3,038,973
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers3$9,116,920$3,038,973$7,564,6740.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Buccaneers$465,000$1,552,246$465,000$2,017,2461.2%$6,673,984
2018Buccaneers$969,312$1,552,246$969,312$2,521,5581.4%$969,312
2019Buccaneers$1,473,624$1,552,246$1,473,624$3,025,8701.6%$1,473,624
2020Buccaneers$1,977,936$1,552,246$1,977,936$3,530,1821.8%$1,977,936
Total$4,885,872$6,208,984$4,885,872$11,094,856$11,094,856

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017132057.6%11.8%2643216.66000.0032
2018106039.1%4.2%3456516.65000.0000
2019142068.4%15.9%3445913.51000.0011

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$5,796,000$2,773,714
Injury Adjusted$6,570,450$2,427,000
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.7M $3.3M $5.0M $6.7M $8.3M $5,966,000 $6,100,000

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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