• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,788,853
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.92%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,600,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.10%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.01
  • Total Contract Value: $6,800,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,400,000
  • Position Ranking: 14/54 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,425,000
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 265
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2016 Undrafted Free Agent (Giants)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

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.

Current Contract

(📝: 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$1,788,8531.0%
2020 📝
March 15: $150,000 roster bonus due
25$2,750,000$901,666$150,000$250,000$50,000$0$4,101,6662.1%
2021 📝
February 15: Last year (2021) of contract auto voids 5 days after Super Bowl
26$0$901,668$0$0$0$0$901,668--
Total$3,470,000$2,705,000$150,000$375,000$100,000$720,000$6,792,187
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Career Earnings: $4,246,295
Career APY: $1,415,432
Potential Earnings: $8,341,295
Total Guarantees: $3,480,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,600,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,101,666 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
GiantsUDFATerminated20163$1,635,000$545,000$27,500$911,29555.7%$455,648
LionsUDFAExpired20163$1,635,000$545,000$27,500$630,00038.5%$630,000
LionsRFAActive20192$6,800,000$3,400,000$3,425,000$2,705,00039.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Giants2$911,295$455,648$906,2950.0%$5,0000.0%
Lions1$3,335,000$3,335,000$630,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
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
2018Lions$630,000$0$0$0$0$0$630,0000.4%$630,000
2019Lions$720,000$901,666$0$125,000$50,000$720,000$1,788,8531.0%$3,600,000
2020Lions$2,750,000$901,666$150,000$250,000$50,000$0$4,101,6662.1%$3,200,000
2021Lions$0$901,668$0$0$0$0$901,668--$0
Total$5,090,000$2,715,000$150,000$375,000$100,000$732,500$8,328,482$8,341,295
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Giants2018$5,000$5,000
Total$5,000$5,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20161633.2%40.1%111115242000000
201767.4%5.8%1200010000000
20181572.4%9.0%28117.5388141001000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average