Romeo Okwara

Edge Rusher

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2021 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,070,416 (1.90% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $3,200,000 (1.59% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.79
  • Contract Value: $6,800,000 ($3,400,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,425,000
  • Contract Ranking: 51/196 at EDGE

Current Contract

(RFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201924$720,000$901,666$0$125,000$50,000$720,000$1,788,8530.9%
2020 📝
March 20: $150,000 roster bonus due
25$2,750,000$901,666$150,000$250,000$50,000$150,000$4,070,4161.9%
2021 📝
February 12: Last year (2021) of contract auto voids 5 days after Super Bowl
26$0$901,668$0$0$0$0$901,6680.5%
Total$3,470,000$2,705,000$150,000$375,000$100,000$870,000$6,760,937

Contract Notes

Romeo Okwara signed a 3 year extension with the Detroit Lions on March 5, 2019.  The contract includes a $2.705 million signing bonus and $720,000 guaranteed salary in 2019.  The contract automatically voids 5 days after the 2021 super bowl.
Career Earnings: $5,130,670
Career APY: $1,282,668
Potential Earnings: $8,325,670
Total Guarantees: $3,480,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,584,375 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $4,070,416 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsUDFAExpired20163$1,635,000$545,000$27,500$630,00038.5%$630,000
GiantsUDFATerminated20163$1,635,000$545,000$27,500$911,29555.7%$455,648
LionsRFAActive20192$6,800,000$3,400,000$3,425,000$3,584,37552.7%$3,584,375
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions2$4,214,375$2,107,188$2,418,8530.0%$00.0%
Giants2$916,295$458,148$906,2950.0%$5,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Lions$630,000$0$0$0$0$0$630,0000.3%$630,000
2016Giants$450,000$5,000$0$0$0$12,500$455,0000.3%$465,000
2017Giants$540,000$5,000$0$0$0$0$451,2950.3%$446,295
2019Lions$720,000$901,666$0$125,000$50,000$720,000$1,788,8530.9%$3,584,375
2020Lions$2,750,000$901,666$150,000$250,000$50,000$150,000$4,070,4161.9%$3,200,000
2021Lions$0$901,668$0$0$0$0$901,6680.5%$0
Total$5,090,000$2,715,000$150,000$375,000$100,000$882,500$8,297,232$8,325,670
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Giants2018$5,000$5,000
Total$5,000$5,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016160033.2%40.1%111115242000000
20176917.4%5.8%1200010000000
2018150172.4%9.0%28117.5388141001000
2019142052.8%17.8%14141.581100001000
202030051.7%39.3%5212210000000

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$4,638,000$3,400,000
Injury Adjusted$4,638,000$3,400,000
test
OTC Valuation $4.5M $9.0M $13.5M $18.0M $22.4M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $6,852,000 $7,500,000

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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