Age: 26
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $2,670,000 (1.46% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $4,420,000 (2.20% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.66
  • Contract Value: $12,345,000 ($6,172,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 33/245 at IDL

Current Contract

(RFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202126$920,000$1,750,000$0$920,000$2,670,0001.5%
202227$7,500,000$1,750,000$425,000$3,080,000$9,675,0004.6%
Total$8,420,000$3,500,000$425,000$4,000,000$12,345,000

Contract Notes

Poona Ford signed a two year, $12.345 million contract with the Seahawks while tendered as a restricted free agent. Ford received $7.5 million in guarantees.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$6.2M
$12.3M
20212022
Cash Due$4,420,000$7,925,000
Running Cash$4,420,000$12,345,000
Career Earnings: $5,308,000
Career APY: $1,769,333
Potential Earnings: $14,153,000
Total Guarantees: $7,508,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,925,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $9,675,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SeahawksUDFAExpired20183$1,718,000$572,667$8,000$1,808,000105.2%$602,667
SeahawksRFAActive20212$12,345,000$6,172,500$7,500,000$3,500,00028.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks3$5,308,000$1,769,333$1,808,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Seahawks$480,000$2,666$0$0$482,6660.3%$488,000
2019Seahawks$570,000$2,666$0$0$572,6660.3%$570,000
2020Seahawks$750,000$2,668$0$0$752,6680.4%$750,000
2021Seahawks$920,000$1,750,000$0$920,000$2,670,0001.5%$4,420,000
2022Seahawks$7,500,000$1,750,000$425,000$3,080,000$9,675,0004.6%$7,925,000
Total$10,220,000$3,508,000$425,000$4,000,000$14,153,000$14,153,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018110523.2%2.2%13900320000000
2019151047.3%10.2%21110.52.5531000100
2020160058.2%16.0%2515214890001000
202110068.4%8.3%0100010000000

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$3,876,000$6,172,500
Injury Adjusted$3,876,000$6,172,500
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.2M $17.7M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $5,044,000 $3,600,000

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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