Steven Nelson

Cornerback

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2022 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,292,000 (0.63% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $2,500,000 (1.21% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.93
  • Contract Value: $2,500,000 ($2,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 62/275 at CB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202128$990,000$302,000$510,000$1,292,0000.6%
202229Void$302,000Void$1,208,0000.5%
202330Void$302,000Void$00.0%
202431Void$302,000Void$00.0%
202532Void$302,000Void$0--
Total$990,000$1,510,000$510,000$2,500,000

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$2.5M
2021
Cash Due$2,500,000
Running Cash$2,500,000
Career Earnings: $22,337,948
Career APY: $3,722,991
Potential Earnings: $23,837,948
Total Guarantees: $10,581,948
Largest Cash Payment: $9,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $7,080,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20154$2,902,948$725,737$581,948$4,087,948140.8%$1,021,987
SteelersUFATerminated20193$25,500,000$8,500,000$7,500,000$17,250,00067.6%$8,625,000
EaglesSFAActive20211$2,500,000$2,500,000$2,500,000$1,000,00040.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs4$4,087,948$1,021,987$4,089,9480.0%$00.0%
Steelers2$17,250,000$8,625,000$11,080,0000.0%$6,170,0000.0%
Eagles0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Chiefs$435,000$145,487$0$0$580,4870.4%$1,016,948
2016Chiefs$527,500$145,487$0$10,000$682,9870.4%$535,500
2017Chiefs$618,500$145,487$0$10,000$773,9870.5%$628,500
2018Chiefs$1,897,000$145,487$0$10,000$2,052,4871.2%$1,907,000
2019Steelers$1,500,000$2,500,000$0$0$4,000,0001.9%$9,000,000
2020Steelers$910,000$6,170,000$0$0$7,080,0003.5%$8,250,000
2021Eagles$990,000$302,000$510,000$0$1,292,0000.6%$2,500,000
2022Eagles$0$302,000$0$0$1,208,0000.5%$0
2023Eagles$0$302,000$0$0$00.0%$0
2024Eagles$0$302,000$0$0$00.0%$0
2025Eagles$0$302,000$0$0$0--$0
Total$6,878,000$10,761,948$510,000$30,000$17,669,948$23,837,948
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2021$6,170,000$0
Total$6,170,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201512044.9%28.4%8000000000000
2016151090.8%26.1%596004116000200
201798046.6%7.6%33800204001000
2018160098.8%0.2%58100020154530000
2019151093.6%14.0%529000071330100
2020151088.1%11.4%43500209200100
202120098.6%0.0%5400001000000

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$16,209,000$2,500,000
Injury Adjusted$16,209,000$2,500,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.3M $16.6M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M $8,732,000 $3,384,000

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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