Tavon Austin

Wide Receiver

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $465,000 (0.22% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $565,000 (0.27% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.22
  • Contract Value: $1,075,000 ($1,075,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 120/313 at WR

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202131$1,075,000$465,0000.2%
Total$1,075,000$465,000

Contract Notes

Tavon Austin signed a one year contract with the Dallas Cowboys on March 20, 2019.  The contract is worth $1,75 million with $500,000 guaranteed.  Austin can earn up to $750,00 ($46,875 per game active) in roster bonus pay.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
Old Money2021
Cash Due$510,000$565,000
Running Cash$1,075,000
Career Earnings: $40,392,524
Career APY: $5,049,066
Potential Earnings: $36,731,053
Total Guarantees: $40,251,002
Largest Cash Payment: $14,977,116 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $14,977,116 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RamsDraftedRenegotiated20134$12,751,002$3,187,751$12,751,002$10,607,22983.2%$3,535,743
RamsExtensionRenegotiated20164$42,222,004$10,555,501$17,000,000$20,500,00048.6%$10,250,000
RamsOtherTraded20181$7,000,000$7,000,000$5,000,000$00.0%$0
CowboysOtherExpired20181$7,000,000$7,000,000$5,000,000$3,000,00042.9%$3,000,000
CowboysUFAExpired20191$1,750,000$1,750,000$500,000$1,750,000100.0%$1,750,000
49ersSFATerminated20201$1,050,000$1,050,000$0$00.0%$0
PackersSFAExpired20201$1,050,000$1,050,000$0$308,82429.4%$308,824
JaguarsSFAActive20211$1,075,000$1,075,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Rams5$35,107,229$7,021,446$31,482,2290.0%$4,000,0000.0%
Cowboys2$4,750,000$2,375,000$4,328,1250.0%$00.0%
49ers0$226,471$0$00.0%$185,2940.0%
Packers1$308,824$308,824$220,5880.0%$00.0%
Jaguars0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Rams$405,000$1,913,364$0$0$0$405,000$2,318,3641.9%$8,058,456
2014Rams$984,591$1,913,364$0$0$0$984,591$2,897,9552.2%$984,591
2015Rams$1,564,182$1,913,364$0$0$0$1,564,182$3,477,5462.4%$1,564,182
2016Rams$1,111,111$1,913,364$4,411,773$0$375,000$5,522,884$7,811,2485.0%$5,522,884
2017Rams$3,500,000$0$11,477,116$0$0$14,977,116$14,977,1169.2%$14,977,116
2018Cowboys$1,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$0$1,000,000$3,000,0001.6%$3,000,000
2019Cowboys$1,000,000$0$0$750,000$0$500,000$1,328,1250.7%$1,750,000
2020Packers$1,050,000$0$0$0$0$0$220,5880.1%$308,824
2021Jaguars$1,075,000$0$0$0$0$0$465,0000.2%$565,000
Total$11,689,884$7,653,456$15,888,889$2,750,000$375,000$24,953,773$36,495,942$36,731,053
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Rams2018$4,000,000$4,000,000
49ers2020$185,294$226,471
Total$4,185,294$4,226,471

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2013132142.1%21.8%915116.814041810.5441
2014151053.4%18.3%362246.22312427.8050
2015160077.6%19.0%524348.34524739.1532
2016150172.7%20.0%281595.71585098.8351
2017160021.9%6.6%552464.5110333.3054
201879010.8%5.0%6559.20814017.5200
2019142027.2%9.0%6477.811317713.6110
20204012.9%3.3%000.005204.0000

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
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Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.8M $10.2M $13.5M $16.9M APY $4.5M $9.1M $13.6M $18.2M $22.7M $10,676,000 $3,502,504

Weekly Valuation Trends

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