Royce Freeman

Running Back

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,047,500 (0.49% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,047,500 (0.46% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,187,500 ($1,187,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,047,500
  • Contract Ranking: 67/198 at RB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,035,000$152,500$895,000$1,047,5000.5%
Total$1,035,000$152,500$895,000$1,047,500

Contract Notes

Royce Freeman signed a four year contract with the Denver Broncos worth $3,940,020 on July 5, 2018. Warner received a $997,020 signing bonus. Freeman was the 71st pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
Old Money2022
Cash Due$140,000$1,047,500
Running Cash$1,187,500
Career Earnings: $4,092,520
Career APY: $1,023,130
Potential Earnings: $4,502,520
Total Guarantees: $4,038,560
Largest Cash Payment: $1,477,020 (2018)
Largest Cap Number: $1,081,255 (2020)

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
TexansUFAActive20221$1,187,500$1,187,500$1,047,500$152,50012.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans1$637,500$637,500$485,0000.0%$00.0%
Panthers0$485,000$0$00.0%$485,0000.0%
Broncos3$2,970,020$990,007$2,720,7650.0%$249,2550.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
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$152,500$895,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,047,500
Total$3,978,000$900,265$895,000$4,253,265$4,502,520
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2021$249,255$0
Panthers2021$485,000$485,000
Total$734,255$485,000

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

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$1,043,000$1,187,500
Injury Adjusted$1,043,000$1,187,500
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OTC Valuation $2.6M $5.3M $7.9M $10.5M $13.2M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8M $10.7M $13.3M $5,752,000 $5,750,000

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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