Ray-Ray McCloud

Wide Receiver

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,910,000 (0.90% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $2,785,000 (1.27% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.46
  • Contract Value: $4,000,000 ($2,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,785,000
  • Contract Ranking: 91/323 at WR

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,035,000$875,000$0$1,035,000$1,910,0000.9%
2023 📝
April 1: Salary guaranteed
27$1,080,000$875,000$135,000$0$2,090,0000.9%
Total$2,115,000$1,750,000$135,000$1,035,000$4,000,000

Contract Notes

Ray-Ray McCloud signed a four year contract with the Buffalo Bills worth $2,619,824 on May 10, 2018. McCloud received a $159,824 signing bonus. McCloud was the 187th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$2M
$4M
20222023
Cash Due$2,785,000$1,215,000
Running Cash$2,785,000$4,000,000
Career Earnings: $4,434,500
Career APY: $1,108,625
Potential Earnings: $6,477,824
Total Guarantees: $3,110,148
Largest Cash Payment: $2,785,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $2,090,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedTerminated20184$2,619,824$654,956$159,824$639,82424.4%$639,824
PanthersDraftedTerminated20184$2,619,824$654,956$159,824$00.0%$0
BillsPracticeExpired20191$136,000$136,000$0$88,00064.7%$88,000
BillsSFATerminated20202$1,415,500$707,750$5,500$00.0%$0
SteelersSFAExpired20201$750,000$750,000$0$750,000100.0%$750,000
SteelersRFAExpired20211$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$1,000,000100.0%$1,000,000
49ersUFAActive20222$4,000,000$2,000,000$2,785,000$1,750,00043.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills2$733,324$366,662$607,9560.0%$125,3680.0%
Panthers0$201,176$0$00.0%$201,1760.0%
Steelers2$1,750,000$875,000$1,750,0000.0%$00.0%
49ers0$1,750,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bills$480,000$39,956$0$0$519,9560.3%$639,824
2019Bills$136,000$0$0$0$88,0000.0%$88,000
2020Steelers$750,000$0$0$0$750,0000.4%$750,000
2021Steelers$1,000,000$0$0$0$1,000,0000.5%$1,000,000
202249ers$1,035,000$875,000$0$1,035,000$1,910,0000.9%$2,785,000
202349ers$1,080,000$875,000$135,000$0$2,090,0000.9%$1,215,000
Total$4,481,000$1,789,956$135,000$1,035,000$6,357,956$6,477,824
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2019$39,956$0
Panthers2019$201,176$201,176
Bills2020$79,912$0
Bills2020$2,750$5,500
Bills2021$2,750$0
Total$326,544$206,676

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018103311.4%2.5%242.005367.2021
20196000.0%24.3%000.00000.0031
2020160015.0%31.6%46516.3020773.9000
2021160045.9%32.9%2157.50392777.1000
2022110023.3%29.7%000.001117415.8100

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$1,564,000$2,000,000
Injury Adjusted$1,564,000$2,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.5M $8.9M $13.4M $17.8M $22.3M APY $5M $10M $15M $20M $25M $9,727,000 $6,771,499

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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