Samson Ebukam

Edge Rusher

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $7,935,000 (3.05% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $4,935,000 (1.96% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.62
  • Contract Value: $24,000,000 ($8,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,755,000
  • Contract Ranking: 44/234 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
202328$1,755,000$3,000,000$0$510,000$1,755,000$5,295,0002.3%
202429$4,425,000$3,000,000$0$510,000$0$7,935,0003.1%
2025 📝
March 20: Roster bonus due
30$6,490,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$510,000$0$11,000,0004.2%
Total$12,670,000$9,000,000$1,000,000$1,530,000$1,755,000$24,230,000

Contract Notes

Samson Ebukam signed a three year, $24 million contract with the Colts. $10.755 million is guaranteed including a $9 million signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$8M
$16M
$24M
202320242025
Cash Due$11,265,000$4,935,000$8,000,000
Running Cash$11,065,000$16,000,000$24,000,000
Career Earnings: $27,611,188
Career APY: $3,944,455
Potential Earnings: $40,546,188
Total Guarantees: $16,362,012
Largest Cash Payment: $11,265,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $11,000,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RamsDraftedExpired20174$3,007,012$751,753$607,012$4,405,012146.5%$1,101,253
49ersUFAExpired20212$12,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$11,941,17699.5%$5,970,588
ColtsUFAActive20233$24,000,000$8,000,000$10,755,000$11,265,00046.9%$11,265,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Rams4$4,405,012$1,101,253$4,405,0120.0%$00.0%
49ers2$11,941,176$5,970,588$11,970,5880.0%$00.0%
Colts1$11,265,000$11,265,000$5,295,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Rams$465,000$151,753$0$0$0$0$616,7530.4%$1,072,012
2018Rams$555,000$151,753$0$0$0$0$706,7530.4%$555,000
2019Rams$645,000$151,753$0$0$0$0$796,7530.4%$645,000
2020Rams$2,133,000$151,753$0$0$0$0$2,284,7531.1%$2,133,000
202149ers$1,500,000$1,750,000$0$500,000$0$1,500,000$3,720,5881.9%$5,500,000
202249ers$5,900,000$1,750,000$0$500,000$100,000$0$8,250,0003.9%$6,441,176
2023Colts$1,755,000$3,000,000$0$510,000$0$1,755,000$5,295,0002.3%$11,265,000
2024Colts$4,425,000$3,000,000$0$510,000$0$0$7,935,0003.1%$4,935,000
2025Colts$6,490,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$510,000$0$0$11,000,0004.2%$8,000,000
Total$23,868,000$13,107,012$1,000,000$2,530,000$100,000$3,255,000$40,605,600$40,546,188

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2017160032.7%52.0%244221140001000
2018160068.5%26.5%251531166112532112
2019160051.0%33.8%26224.5325103001200
2020160035.4%50.7%14134.520371001000
2021170051.2%16.1%19174.541.55111001000
2022151152.2%8.6%21155406131001100
2023170059.9%0.0%39189.566.510171003000

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$14,872,000$8,000,000
Injury Adjusted$14,872,000$8,000,000
test
OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $10,000,000

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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