Penei Sewell

Right Tackle

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2030 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $8,167,885 (3.18% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $16,446,236 (5.32% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.01
  • Contract Value: $112,000,000 ($28,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $42,986,236
  • Contract Ranking: 1/117 at RT

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
SigningOption
202424$1,446,236$6,721,649$0$0$0$1,446,236$8,167,8853.2%
2025 📝
March 23: Option due
25$1,540,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$26,540,000$9,540,0003.7%
2026 📝
March 18: $12,113,764 of 2027 salary guarantees
26$19,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$28,000,0009.9%
2027 📝
March 18: Remaining $10.0 million of salary guarantees
27$23,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$32,000,00010.2%
202828$25,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$34,000,000--
2029 📝
March 18: Roster bonus due
29$19,400,000$0$5,000,000$2,500,000$100,000$0$27,000,000--
2030 📝
February 10: Contract voids 5th day after Super Bowl
30Void$0$0VoidVoidVoid$0--
Total$92,086,236$18,721,649$25,000,000$2,500,000$400,000$27,986,236$138,707,885

Contract Notes

Penei Sewell signed a 4 year contract extension with the Detroit Lions worth $112.0 million in new money. Sewell received $42.99 million in fully guaranteed money with a total guarantee package of $85.0 million. Sewell received a $15.0 million signing bonus, guaranteed salaries in 2024 and 2025, and a $25.0 million option bonus in 2025 as part of the full guarantee. On the 3rd day of the 2025 league year, Sewell's $19.9 million base salary for 2026 becomes fully guaranteed. On the 3rd day of the 2026 league year, $12,113,764 of Sewell's 2027 injury guarantee becomes guaranteed with the additional $10.0 million becoming guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2027 league year. Sewell can earn a $2.5 million roster bonus on the 5th day of the 2029 league year. The 2030 contract year, used for salary cap purposes, will void on the 5th day after the Super Bowl (2029 league year SB).

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$28M
$56M
$84M
$112M
202420252026202720282029
Cash Due$12,500,000$7,500,000$20,000,000$24,000,000$26,000,000$22,000,000
Running Cash$12,500,000$20,000,000$40,000,000$64,000,000$90,000,000$112,000,000
Career Earnings: $35,152,832
Career APY: $11,717,611
Potential Earnings: $155,139,068
Total Guarantees: $67,085,304
Largest Cash Payment: $26,540,000 (2025)
Largest Cap Number: $34,000,000 (2028)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedExtended20214$24,099,068$6,024,767$24,099,068$20,152,83283.6%$6,717,611
LionsExtensionActive20244$112,000,000$28,000,000$42,986,236$15,000,00013.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions3$35,152,832$11,717,611$16,431,1830.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusOption BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Lions$660,000$3,721,649$0$0$0$660,000$4,381,6492.2%$15,546,596
2022Lions$825,000$3,721,649$0$930,412$0$1,755,412$5,477,0612.5%$1,755,412
2023Lions$940,000$3,721,649$0$1,910,824$0$2,850,824$6,572,4732.9%$2,850,824
2024Lions$1,446,236$6,721,649$0$0$0$1,446,236$8,167,8853.2%$16,446,236
2025Lions$1,540,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$26,540,000$9,540,0003.7%$26,540,000
2026Lions$19,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$28,000,0009.9%$20,000,000
2027Lions$23,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$32,000,00010.2%$24,000,000
2028Lions$25,900,000$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$34,000,000--$26,000,000
2029Lions$19,400,000$0$5,000,000$2,500,000$100,000$0$27,000,000--$22,000,000
2030Lions$1,480,000$0$0$0$0$0$0--$0
Total$95,991,236$29,886,596$25,000,000$5,341,236$400,000$33,252,472$155,139,068$155,139,068

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2021160194.3%5.9%
20221700100.0%18.1%
20231700100.0%15.1%

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$17,722,000$28,000,000
Injury Adjusted$17,722,000$28,000,000
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.3M $9.5M $12.6M $15.8M APY $4.7M $9.3M $14M $18.7M $23.3M $7,638,000 $8,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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