Robert Alford

Cornerback

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $7,500,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 3.82%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $5,950,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 3.19%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.79
  • Total Contract Value: $22,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 25/319 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,950,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 186
  • College: Southeastern Louisiana
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 2, #60 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Robert Alford signed a 3 year contract with Arizona Cardinals on February 8, 2019.  The contract is worth $22,500,000 including a $4,500,000 signing bonus.  The contract has $8,950,000 full guarantee at signing with a total injury guarantee of $13,450,000.  The 2019 base salary is guaranteed at signing, and $4,500,00 of the 2020 base salary is guaranteed for injury only (details of vesting date is unknown at this time).  Alford will earn $50,000 workout bonus in each year of the contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201931$4,450,000$1,500,000$50,000$4,450,000$6,000,0003.1%
202032$5,950,000$1,500,000$50,000$2,000,000$7,500,0003.8%
202133$7,450,000$1,500,000$50,000$0$9,000,0004.2%
Total$17,850,000$4,500,000$150,000$6,450,000$22,500,000
Career Earnings: $33,401,398
Career APY: $4,771,628
Potential Earnings: $46,851,398
Total Guarantees: $22,027,744
Largest Cash Payment: $9,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $9,600,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedRenegotiated20134$3,401,398$850,350$1,077,744$2,532,57174.5%$844,190
FalconsExtensionTerminated20164$38,000,000$9,500,000$12,000,000$21,868,82757.5%$7,289,609
CardinalsSFAActive20193$22,500,000$7,500,000$8,950,000$9,000,00040.0%$9,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons6$24,401,398$4,066,900$23,201,3980.0%$1,200,0000.0%
Cardinals1$9,000,000$9,000,000$6,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Falcons$405,000$213,436$0$0$0$618,4360.5%$1,258,744
2014Falcons$559,609$213,436$0$0$224,000$773,0450.6%$559,609
2015Falcons$714,218$213,436$0$0$0$927,6540.6%$714,218
2016Falcons$868,827$813,436$0$0$0$1,682,2631.1%$3,868,827
2017Falcons$2,000,000$600,000$7,000,000$0$9,000,000$9,600,0005.7%$9,000,000
2018Falcons$9,000,000$600,000$0$0$9,000,000$9,600,0005.4%$9,000,000
2019Cardinals$4,450,000$1,500,000$0$50,000$4,450,000$6,000,0003.1%$9,000,000
2020Cardinals$5,950,000$1,500,000$0$50,000$2,000,000$7,500,0003.8%$5,950,000
2021Cardinals$7,450,000$1,500,000$0$50,000$0$9,000,0004.2%$7,500,000
Total$31,397,654$7,153,744$7,000,000$150,000$24,674,000$45,701,398$46,851,398
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2019$1,200,000$0
Total$1,200,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2013160054.7%47.1%2812000182011-50
2014105157.0%15.9%2470020123210000
2015151086.4%36.1%4580010152760101
2016160097.3%29.7%50110010192340001
2017150098.9%37.0%588000016000000
2018151087.6%17.3%427000011000000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.8M $12.3M APY $2.8M $5.6M $8.3M $11.1M $13.9M $3,695,000 $3,259,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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