Ricardo Allen

Safety

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $7,375,000 (3.65% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $5,250,000 (2.75% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Contract Value: $19,500,000 ($6,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,414,000
  • Contract Ranking: 18/201 at S

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201827$1,914,000$1,375,000$1,914,000$3,289,0001.9%
201928$1,250,000$2,125,000$0$3,375,0001.8%
202029$5,250,000$2,125,000$0$7,375,0003.7%
202130$6,250,000$2,125,000$0$8,375,0004.7%
Total$14,664,000$7,750,000$1,914,000$22,414,000

Contract Notes

Ricardo Allen signed a three year, $19,5 million extension with the Falcons on August 7, 2018. Allen received a $5.5 million signing bonus and his 2018 salary is also fully guaranteed. Allen had been contracted for $2.914 million as a restricted free agent at the time of signing. His cap charge in 2018 increased by $375,000 as a result of the extension.
Career Earnings: $12,833,412
Career APY: $2,138,902
Potential Earnings: $24,038,412
Total Guarantees: $7,614,500
Largest Cash Payment: $7,414,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $8,375,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedTerminated20144$2,420,500$605,125$200,500$00.0%$0
FalconsPracticeRenegotiated20141$102,200$102,200$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFAExpired20142$855,000$427,500$0$484,41256.7%$242,206
FalconsERFAExpired20161$525,000$525,000$0$525,000100.0%$525,000
FalconsERFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$615,000100.0%$615,000
FalconsRFARenegotiated20181$2,914,000$2,914,000$0$00.0%$0
FalconsExtensionActive20183$19,500,000$6,500,000$7,414,000$10,914,00056.0%$5,457,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons6$12,833,412$2,138,902$8,288,4120.0%$295,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Falcons$420,000$0$0$49,4120.0%$49,412
2015Falcons$435,000$0$0$435,0000.3%$435,000
2016Falcons$525,000$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Falcons$615,000$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Falcons$1,914,000$1,375,000$1,914,000$3,289,0001.9%$7,414,000
2019Falcons$1,250,000$2,125,000$0$3,375,0001.8%$3,500,000
2020Falcons$5,250,000$2,125,000$0$7,375,0003.7%$5,250,000
2021Falcons$6,250,000$2,125,000$0$8,375,0004.7%$6,250,000
Total$16,659,000$7,750,000$1,914,000$24,038,412$24,038,412
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2014$144,625$295,000
Falcons2015$150,375$0
Total$295,000$295,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2015151079.9%28.3%609100153130100
2016160099.1%6.3%612900003230000
2017141090.2%8.8%381400101000000
2018313018.8%1.6%143000031280000
2019140073.8%4.4%5431004082290000
202092062.4%1.6%10500104100000

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$1,415,000$6,500,000
Injury Adjusted$2,010,500$5,687,500
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $9.9M $12.4M APY $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.8M $12.3M $4,830,000 $4,111,942

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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