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Steven Means

Edge Rusher

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $770,000 (0.38% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $930,000 (0.49% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.21
  • Contract Value: $840,000 ($840,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $20,000
  • Contract Ranking: 121/227 at EDGE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202031$910,000$20,000$770,0000.4%
Total$910,000$20,000$770,000

Contract Notes

Steven Means signed a one year contract with the Falcons on February 13, 2019.
Career Earnings: $3,814,399
Career APY: $544,914
Potential Earnings: $4,724,399
Total Guarantees: $991,752
Largest Cash Payment: $930,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $770,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedTerminated20134$2,351,752$587,938$191,752$596,75225.4%$596,752
RavensPracticeRenegotiated20141$107,100$107,100$0$00.0%$0
RavensSFAExpired20141$495,000$495,000$0$29,1185.9%$29,118
RavensERFATerminated20151$510,000$510,000$0$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeTerminated20151$112,200$112,200$0$00.0%$0
EaglesSFARenegotiated20153$1,800,000$600,000$0$720,00040.0%$360,000
EaglesExtensionTerminated20171$970,000$970,000$690,000$810,00083.5%$810,000
FalconsSFAExpired20181$790,000$790,000$0$743,52994.1%$743,529
FalconsUFAExpired20191$895,000$895,000$90,000$895,000100.0%$895,000
FalconsUFAActive20201$840,000$840,000$20,000$20,0002.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers1$596,752$596,752$452,9380.0%$172,9320.0%
Ravens1$29,118$29,118$29,1180.0%$69,3000.0%
Texans0$0$0$00.0%$46,2000.0%
Eagles3$1,530,000$510,000$1,475,0000.0%$105,0000.0%
Falcons2$1,658,529$829,265$1,327,9410.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Buccaneers$405,000$47,938$0$452,9380.3%$596,752
2014Ravens$495,000$0$0$29,1180.0%$29,118
2015Eagles$510,000$0$0$120,0000.1%$120,000
2016Eagles$600,000$0$0$600,0000.4%$600,000
2017Eagles$700,000$55,000$580,000$755,0000.4%$810,000
2018Falcons$790,000$0$0$592,9410.3%$743,529
2019Falcons$805,000$90,000$0$735,0000.4%$895,000
2020Falcons$910,000$20,000$0$770,0000.4%$930,000
Total$5,215,000$212,938$580,000$4,054,997$4,724,399
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Buccaneers2014$77,056$29,118
Ravens2014$69,300$69,300
Buccaneers2015$95,876$0
Texans2015$46,200$46,200
Eagles2018$105,000$50,000
Total$393,432$194,618

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201310067.3%10.4%3200020000000
20141010.4%4.4%0100000000000
20168083.5%8.4%2115000001000
201760105.1%10.9%0000000000000
201880714.7%2.7%7617310000000

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 $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,625,000 $8,333,333

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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