Tyler Kroft

Tight End

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,443,750 (2.46% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $4,000,000 (1.98% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.73
  • Contract Value: $4,000,000 ($4,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,400,000
  • Contract Ranking: 24/194 at TE

Current Contract

(Other, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202028$3,400,000$1,600,000$500,000$100,000$3,400,000$5,443,7502.5%
Total$3,400,000$1,600,000$500,000$100,000$3,400,000$5,443,750

Contract Notes

Tyler Kroft signed a 3 year contract with the Buffalo Bills on March 14, 2019 worth $18,750,000.  The contract includes $6.3 million guaranteed at signing with a total guarantee of $8.3 million.  Kroft has a $2 million (portion of P5 2020 salary) which guarantees into a full guarantee.  Kroft will earn a $2.1 million, $750k, $750k roster bonuses on the 5th day of each league year.
Career Earnings: $10,922,026
Career APY: $2,184,405
Potential Earnings: $14,922,026
Total Guarantees: $10,347,776
Largest Cash Payment: $6,743,750 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $5,443,750 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20154$3,001,276$750,319$647,776$4,178,276139.2%$1,044,569
BillsUFARenegotiated20193$18,750,000$6,250,000$6,300,000$6,743,75036.0%$6,743,750
BillsOtherActive20201$4,000,000$4,000,000$3,400,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals4$4,178,276$1,044,569$4,178,2760.0%$00.0%
Bills1$6,743,750$6,743,750$4,956,2500.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Bengals$435,000$161,944$0$0$0$0$596,9440.4%$1,082,776
2016Bengals$540,500$161,944$0$0$10,000$0$712,4440.4%$550,500
2017Bengals$628,000$161,944$0$0$10,000$0$799,9440.5%$638,000
2018Bengals$1,897,000$161,944$0$0$10,000$0$2,068,9441.1%$1,907,000
2019Bills$1,800,000$800,000$2,100,000$500,000$100,000$3,900,000$4,956,2502.5%$6,743,750
2020Bills$3,400,000$1,600,000$0$500,000$100,000$3,400,000$5,443,7502.5%$4,000,000
Total$8,700,500$3,047,776$2,100,000$1,000,000$230,000$7,300,000$14,578,276$14,922,026

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2015160032.9%67.3%000.001112911.7100
2016142034.5%48.4%000.0010929.2000
2017160085.7%12.2%000.00363519.8500
2018511011.7%10.8%000.004369.0000
2019115023.1%16.7%000.0067111.8100

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$1,195,000$4,000,000
Injury Adjusted$1,778,864$2,750,000
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.8M $3.5M $5.3M $7.1M $8.8M $5,966,000 $5,650,000

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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