Preston Smith

Edge Rusher

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $11,460,588 (5.32% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $14,000,000 (5.17% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.22
  • Contract Value: $52,000,000 ($13,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,200,000
  • Contract Ranking: 28/252 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202230$1,150,000$9,690,000$0$500,000$150,000$11,460,5885.3%
2023 📝
March 20: Roster bonus due
31$2,000,000$2,440,000$7,500,000$600,000$500,000$13,040,0005.8%
2024 📝
March 20: Roster bonus due
32$5,700,000$2,440,000$5,400,000$800,000$500,000$14,840,0005.8%
202533$12,000,000$2,440,000$0$900,000$500,000$15,840,000--
202634$12,600,000$2,440,000$0$1,000,000$500,000$16,540,000--
Total$33,450,000$19,450,000$12,900,000$3,800,000$2,150,000$71,720,588

Contract Notes

Preston Smith signed a four year, $52 million contract extension with the Packers. The extension will save the Packers $8.26 million in cap room in 2022. There are 3rd day of the league year roster bonuses available in 2023 and 2024.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$13M
$26M
$39M
$52M
20222023202420252026
Cash Due$1,500,000$10,600,000$12,400,000$13,400,000$14,100,000
Running Cash$1,500,000$12,100,000$24,500,000$37,900,000$52,000,000
Career Earnings: $54,729,368
Career APY: $7,818,481
Potential Earnings: $107,029,368
Total Guarantees: $38,295,875
Largest Cash Payment: $18,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $16,540,000 (2026)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RedskinsDraftedExpired20154$5,779,368$1,444,842$3,595,875$5,779,368100.0%$1,444,842
PackersUFARenegotiated20194$52,000,000$13,000,000$16,000,000$27,500,00052.9%$13,750,000
PackersOtherExtended20212$20,500,000$10,250,000$6,500,000$9,250,00045.1%$9,250,000
PackersExtensionActive20224$52,000,000$13,000,000$12,200,000$12,200,00023.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Commanders4$5,779,368$1,444,842$5,779,3680.0%$00.0%
Packers3$48,950,000$16,316,667$28,232,3530.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Redskins$435,000$615,794$0$0$0$435,000$1,050,7940.7%$2,898,176
2016Redskins$697,699$615,794$0$0$0$697,699$1,313,4930.8%$697,699
2017Redskins$960,397$615,794$0$0$0$0$1,576,1910.9%$960,397
2018Redskins$1,223,096$615,794$0$0$0$0$1,838,8901.0%$1,223,096
2019Packers$850,000$4,000,000$0$500,000$650,000$0$6,000,0003.0%$18,000,000
2020Packers$4,350,000$4,000,000$4,000,000$500,000$650,000$4,000,000$13,500,0006.6%$9,500,000
2021Packers$1,000,000$7,250,000$0$300,000$200,000$0$8,732,3534.7%$9,250,000
2022Packers$1,150,000$9,690,000$0$500,000$150,000$0$11,460,5885.3%$14,000,000
2023Packers$2,000,000$2,440,000$7,500,000$600,000$500,000$0$13,040,0005.8%$10,600,000
2024Packers$5,700,000$2,440,000$5,400,000$800,000$500,000$0$14,840,0005.8%$12,400,000
2025Packers$12,000,000$2,440,000$0$900,000$500,000$0$15,840,000--$13,400,000
2026Packers$12,600,000$2,440,000$0$1,000,000$500,000$0$16,540,000--$14,100,000
Total$42,966,192$37,163,176$16,900,000$5,100,000$3,650,000$5,132,699$105,732,309$107,029,368

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015160048.0%37.8%2411877694003100
2016160070.0%19.1%231653691331220000
2017160068.8%16.8%2910840.51021211811120
2018160080.6%0.5%3022432.55163130111
2019160083.7%8.1%3620128811234151000
2020160079.4%2.1%29134247113000100
2021161063.9%3.0%25139659172002200

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$11,168,000$13,000,000
Injury Adjusted$11,838,734$12,187,500
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OTC Valuation $4M $8M $12M $16M $20M APY $4.7M $9.3M $14M $18.7M $23.3M $7,977,000 $9,250,000

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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