Sam Ehlinger

Quarterback

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $857,676 (0.40% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $825,000 (0.37% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.96
  • Contract Value: $3,610,704 ($902,676 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $130,704
  • Contract Ranking: 87/114 at QB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202123$660,000$32,676$611,0090.3%
202224$825,000$32,676$857,6760.4%
202325$940,000$32,676$972,6760.4%
202426$1,055,000$32,676$1,087,6760.4%
Total$3,480,000$130,704$3,529,037

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
$1.8M
$2.7M
$3.6M
Old Money2021202220232024
Cash Due$81,667$709,037$825,000$940,000$1,055,000
Running Cash$790,704$1,615,704$2,555,704$3,610,704
Career Earnings: $709,037
Career APY: $709,037
Potential Earnings: $3,529,037
Total Guarantees: $130,704
Largest Cash Payment: $1,055,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $1,087,676 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ColtsDraftedActive20214$3,610,704$902,676$130,704$709,03719.6%$709,037
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts1$709,037$709,037$611,0090.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Colts$660,000$32,676$611,0090.3%$709,037
2022Colts$825,000$32,676$857,6760.4%$825,000
2023Colts$940,000$32,676$972,6760.4%$940,000
2024Colts$1,055,000$32,676$1,087,6760.4%$1,055,000
Total$3,480,000$130,704$3,529,037$3,529,037

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20213021.6%0.0%0/00.0%00000.0393.0000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
test
OTC Valuation $6.3M $12.7M $19M $25.3M $31.6M APY $8.4M $16.8M $25.1M $33.5M $41.9M $22,953,000 $15,358,000

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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