Tahir Whitehead

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,291,666
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.22%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.87%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $19,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,333,333
  • Position Ranking: 7/92 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,075,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Temple
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 5, #138 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $3,827,000

Contract Notes

Tahir Whitehead signed a three year, $19 million contract with the Raiders on March 16, 2018. Whitehead received $6.1 million fully guaranteed and $12.15 million in total guarantees. Whitehead's guarantee consists of his 2018 base salary and roster bonus. In 2019 Whitehead's base and roster bonus become guaranteed if on the roster on the third day of the league year. Please credit OTC is using this information especially if being used for a salary cap table that is "sourced" from "verified reports".

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201828$3,100,000$1,041,666$2,975,000$200,000$100,000$6,075,000$7,416,6664.2%
2019 📝
March 15: Base salary becomes fully guaranteed
29$2,950,000$1,041,666$0$200,000$100,000$2,950,000$4,291,6662.3%
202030$5,950,000$1,041,668$0$200,000$100,000$0$7,291,6683.6%
Total$12,000,000$3,125,000$2,975,000$600,000$300,000$9,025,000$19,000,000
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Career Earnings: $23,562,000
Career APY: $2,945,250
Potential Earnings: $29,812,000
Total Guarantees: $11,037,000
Largest Cash Payment: $9,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,416,666 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedExpired20124$2,312,000$578,000$212,000$2,312,000100.0%$578,000
LionsUFAExpired20162$8,000,000$4,000,000$4,750,000$8,500,000106.3%$4,250,000
RaidersUFAActive20183$19,000,000$6,333,333$6,075,000$12,750,00067.1%$6,375,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions6$10,812,000$1,802,000$10,562,0000.0%$00.0%
Raiders2$12,750,000$6,375,000$11,708,3320.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Lions$390,000$53,000$0$0$0$0$0$443,0000.4%$602,000
2013Lions$480,000$53,000$0$0$0$0$0$533,0000.4%$480,000
2014Lions$570,000$53,000$0$0$0$0$0$623,0000.5%$570,000
2015Lions$660,000$53,000$0$0$0$0$0$713,0000.5%$660,000
2016Lions$1,750,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$0$1,750,000$3,250,0002.1%$5,000,000
2017Lions$3,050,000$1,500,000$0$200,000$0$250,000$0$5,000,0003.0%$3,500,000
2018Raiders$3,100,000$1,041,666$2,975,000$200,000$100,000$0$6,075,000$7,416,6664.2%$9,500,000
2019Raiders$2,950,000$1,041,666$0$200,000$100,000$0$2,950,000$4,291,6662.3%$3,250,000
2020Raiders$5,950,000$1,041,668$0$200,000$100,000$0$0$7,291,6683.6%$6,250,000
Total$18,900,000$6,337,000$2,975,000$800,000$300,000$250,000$10,775,000$29,562,000$29,812,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201214----0.0%55.6%8300000001000
201316000.0%67.4%7200000001000
2014160069.1%42.1%632300425220000
2015160056.0%60.4%4011177261260100
2016151090.8%15.6%993300305000000
2017160087.2%17.7%7430129421180360
2018160099.7%19.9%883800915101000
2019160090.3%14.0%792900611000000

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$3,403,000$6,333,333
Injury Adjusted$3,403,000$6,333,333
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OTC Valuation $2.3M $4.5M $6.8M $9.1M $11.4M APY $3.0M $6.0M $9.0M $12.0M $15.0M $4,902,000 $4,717,942

Weekly Valuation Trends

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