Royce Freeman

Running Back

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,134,500 (0.44% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,292,500 (0.59% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Contract Value: $1,292,500 ($1,292,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $65,500
  • Contract Ranking: 59/193 at RB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202428$1,125,000$65,500$102,000$1,134,5000.4%
Total$1,125,000$65,500$102,000$1,134,500

Contract Notes

Royce Freeman signed a one year, $1.292 million contract with the Cowboys.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
2024
Cash Due$1,292,500
Running Cash$1,292,500
Career Earnings: $6,572,520
Career APY: $1,095,420
Potential Earnings: $5,697,520
Total Guarantees: $4,129,060
Largest Cash Payment: $1,477,020 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $1,134,500 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedExpired20184$3,940,020$985,005$997,020$485,00012.3%$485,000
PanthersDraftedClaimed20184$3,940,020$985,005$997,020$00.0%$0
BroncosDraftedTerminated20184$3,940,020$985,005$997,020$2,970,02075.4%$990,007
TexansUFATerminated20221$1,187,500$1,187,500$1,047,500$00.0%$0
TexansSFATerminated20221$1,060,000$1,060,000$25,000$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeTerminated20221$358,200$358,200$0$00.0%$0
TexansSFAExpired20221$1,035,000$1,035,000$0$230,00022.2%$230,000
RamsSFATerminated20231$1,080,000$1,080,000$0$00.0%$0
RamsPracticeElevated20231$377,600$377,600$0$00.0%$0
RamsPracticeElevated20231$289,800$289,800$0$00.0%$0
RamsPracticeRenegotiated20231$421,500$421,500$0$00.0%$0
RamsPracticeElevated20231$333,700$333,700$0$00.0%$0
RamsSFAExpired20231$1,080,000$1,080,000$0$720,00066.7%$720,000
CowboysUFAActive20241$1,292,500$1,292,500$65,500$65,5005.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans2$2,103,700$1,051,850$715,0000.0%$1,388,7000.0%
Panthers0$485,000$0$00.0%$485,0000.0%
Broncos3$2,970,020$990,007$2,720,7650.0%$249,2550.0%
Rams1$948,300$948,300$626,6670.0%$204,9660.0%
Cowboys0$65,500$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Broncos$480,000$249,255$0$729,2550.4%$1,477,020
2019Broncos$661,000$249,255$0$910,2550.5%$661,000
2020Broncos$832,000$249,255$0$1,081,2550.5%$832,000
2021Texans$970,000$0$0$485,0000.3%$485,000
2022Texans$1,035,000$0$0$230,0000.1%$230,000
2023Rams$1,080,000$0$0$626,6670.3%$720,000
2024Cowboys$1,125,000$65,500$102,000$1,134,5000.4%$1,292,500
Total$6,183,000$813,265$102,000$5,196,932$5,697,520
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2021$249,255$0
Panthers2021$485,000$485,000
Texans2022$1,047,500$1,047,500
Texans2022$82,500$82,500
Texans2022$258,700$258,700
Rams2023$204,966$228,300
Total$2,327,921$2,102,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018142028.7%0.0%1305214.0514725.1011
2019160050.1%0.0%1324963.83432566.0100
2020160017.9%33.7%351704.9012816.8000
2021140219.8%15.5%21773.703155.0000
202240010.0%3.7%411172.906335.5000
2023140018.0%35.3%773194.1211313.0000

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$1,091,000$1,292,500
Injury Adjusted$1,091,000$1,292,500
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OTC Valuation $2.7M $5.4M $8M $10.7M $13.4M APY $3.2M $6.3M $9.5M $12.7M $15.8M $7,072,000 $4,461,285

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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