O.J. Howard

Tight End

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $6,013,000 (3.31% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $6,013,000 (2.33% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $11,094,856 ($2,773,714 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $11,094,856
  • Contract Ranking: 32/176 at TE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2017)
(📝: 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$2,521,5581.3%
201925$1,473,624$1,552,246$1,473,624$3,025,8701.6%
202026$1,977,936$1,552,246$1,977,936$3,530,1821.7%
2021 📝
March 17: Base salary becomes guaranteed
27$6,013,000$0$6,013,000$6,013,0003.3%
Total$10,898,872$6,208,984$10,898,872$17,107,856

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.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$2.8M
$5.5M
$8.3M
$11.1M
20172018201920202021
Cash Due$6,673,984$969,312$1,473,624$1,977,936$6,013,000
Running Cash$660,984$1,630,296$3,103,920$5,081,856$11,094,856
Career Earnings: $11,094,856
Career APY: $2,773,714
Potential Earnings: $17,107,856
Total Guarantees: $11,094,856
Largest Cash Payment: $6,673,984 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $6,013,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedActive20174$11,094,856$2,773,714$11,094,856$11,094,856100.0%$2,773,714
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers4$11,094,856$2,773,714$11,094,8560.0%$00.0%

Season 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$2,521,5581.3%$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$3,530,1821.7%$1,977,936
2021Buccaneers$6,013,000$0$6,013,000$6,013,0003.3%$6,013,000
Total$10,898,872$6,208,984$10,898,872$17,107,856$17,107,856

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017132057.6%11.8%000.002643216.6632
2018106039.1%4.2%000.003456516.6500
2019142068.4%15.9%000.003445913.5111
202040012.3%4.4%000.001114613.3200
202160040.9%0.0%000.001010010.0100

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$3,751,000$2,773,714
Injury Adjusted$3,751,000$2,773,714
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OTC Valuation $2.1M $4.3M $6.4M $8.5M $10.7M APY $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $10.0M $12.5M $7,477,000 $6,016,667

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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