Rick Lovato

Long Snapper

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $1,097,500 (0.49% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $1,660,000 (0.69% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.51
  • Contract Value: $4,525,000 ($1,131,250 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 9/37 at LS

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$720,000$0$0$0$720,0000.4%
2020 📝
March 20: $750,000 option bonus due
28$910,000$187,500$0$490,000$1,097,5000.5%
202129$990,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,227,5000.6%
202230$1,120,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,357,5000.6%
202331$1,165,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,402,5000.6%
Total$4,905,000$750,000$150,000$490,000$5,805,000

Contract Notes

Rick Lovato signed a four year extension with the Philadelphia Eagles on November 19, 2019.  The contract is worth $4.525 million in new money with a total guarantee of $1.24 million.
Career Earnings: $2,828,029
Career APY: $565,606
Potential Earnings: $7,105,588
Total Guarantees: $0
Largest Cash Payment: $1,660,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $1,402,500 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesSFAExpired20163$1,620,000$540,000$0$1,249,41277.1%$416,471
EaglesERFARenegotiated20191$720,000$720,000$0$00.0%$0
EaglesExtensionActive20194$4,525,000$1,131,250$0$1,470,00032.5%$1,470,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers1$51,176$51,176$51,1760.0%$00.0%
Eagles4$2,719,412$679,853$1,969,4120.0%$00.0%
Bears$4,500$0$00.0%$4,5000.0%
Washington$52,941$0$00.0%$52,9410.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Packers$435,000$0$0$0$51,1760.0%$51,176
2016Eagles$450,000$0$0$0$79,4120.0%$79,412
2017Eagles$540,000$0$0$0$540,0000.3%$540,000
2018Eagles$630,000$0$0$0$630,0000.4%$630,000
2019Eagles$720,000$0$0$0$720,0000.4%$720,000
2020Eagles$910,000$187,500$0$490,000$1,097,5000.5%$1,660,000
2021Eagles$990,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,227,5000.6%$1,040,000
2022Eagles$1,120,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,357,5000.6%$1,170,000
2023Eagles$1,165,000$187,500$50,000$0$1,402,5000.6%$1,215,000
Total$6,960,000$750,000$150,000$490,000$7,105,588$7,105,588
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2015$1,500$4,500
Bears2016$3,000$0
Washington2016$52,941$52,941
Total$57,441$57,441

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
20152003.1%
20165009.1%
2017160032.8%
2018160030.0%
2019160029.8%
202070027.2%

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$1,083,000$1,131,250
Injury Adjusted$1,083,000$1,131,250
test
OTC Valuation $203.7k $407.3k $611.0k $814.7k $1.0M APY $213.5k $427.1k $640.6k $854.2k $1.1M $988,000 $1,061,667

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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