Stephen Weatherly

Edge Rusher

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,550,000 (2.18% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $6,550,000 (3.45% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.44
  • Contract Value: $12,500,000 ($6,250,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,250,000
  • Contract Ranking: 44/207 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202026$2,250,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$200,000$2,250,000$4,550,0002.2%
2021 📝
March 20: $1.25 million roster bonus due
27$4,400,000$2,000,000$1,250,000$100,000$200,000$0$7,950,0004.4%
Total$6,650,000$4,000,000$1,250,000$200,000$400,000$2,250,000$12,500,000

Contract Notes

Stephen Weatherly signed a two year contract with the Carolina Panthers on March 16, 2020.  Contract is worth $12.5 million with $6.25 million guaranteed at signing and a total guarantee of $7.5 million.
Career Earnings: $6,206,012
Career APY: $1,551,503
Potential Earnings: $14,548,824
Total Guarantees: $6,250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,550,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $7,950,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsPracticeRenegotiated20161$117,300$117,300$0$00.0%$0
VikingsSFAExpired20164$2,340,000$585,000$0$2,048,82487.6%$512,206
PanthersUFAActive20202$12,500,000$6,250,000$6,250,000$4,000,00032.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings4$2,206,012$551,503$2,048,8240.0%$157,1880.0%
Panthers0$4,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Vikings$450,000$0$0$0$0$0$158,8240.1%$158,824
2017Vikings$540,000$0$0$0$0$0$540,0000.3%$540,000
2018Vikings$630,000$0$0$0$0$0$630,0000.3%$630,000
2019Vikings$720,000$0$0$0$0$0$720,0000.4%$720,000
2020Panthers$2,250,000$2,000,000$0$100,000$200,000$2,250,000$4,550,0002.2%$6,550,000
2021Panthers$4,400,000$2,000,000$1,250,000$100,000$200,000$0$7,950,0004.4%$5,950,000
Total$8,990,000$4,000,000$1,250,000$200,000$400,000$2,250,000$14,548,824$14,548,824
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Vikings2016$20,322$81,288
Vikings2016$75,900$75,900
Vikings2017$60,966$0
Total$157,188$157,188

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20162040.1%3.7%0000000000000
201715108.9%45.1%0000000000000
2018160050.4%28.9%2313319681001000
2019160038.2%35.9%1592.523490001000
202070062.0%9.5%5700010000000

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
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OTC Valuation $4.2M $8.4M $12.7M $16.9M $21.1M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $6,178,000 $7,500,000

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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