Tyler Kroft

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,956,250
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.49%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $6,900,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.36%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.39
  • Total Contract Value: $18,750,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 14/194 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,300,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 246
  • College: Rutgers
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 3, #85 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

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.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 17: $2.1 million roster bonus due
27$1,800,000$800,000$2,100,000$500,000$100,000$3,900,000$4,956,2502.6%
2020 📝
March 17: $750,000 roster bonus due
March 17: $2 million of base salary converts from injury guarantee to full guarantee (skill, cap, injury)
28$4,450,000$800,000$750,000$500,000$100,000$0$6,600,0003.3%
2021 📝
March 17: $750,000 roster bonus due
29$4,700,000$800,000$750,000$500,000$100,000$0$6,850,000--
Total$10,950,000$2,400,000$3,600,000$1,500,000$300,000$3,900,000$18,406,250
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Career Earnings: $6,578,276
Career APY: $1,644,569
Potential Earnings: $22,928,276
Total Guarantees: $6,947,776
Largest Cash Payment: $6,900,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,850,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20154$3,001,276$750,319$647,776$4,178,276139.2%$1,044,569
BillsUFAActive20193$18,750,000$6,250,000$6,300,000$2,400,00012.8%$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%
Bills0$2,400,000$0$00.0%$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$712,4440.5%$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$2,068,9441.2%$1,907,000
2019Bills$1,800,000$800,000$2,100,000$500,000$100,000$3,900,000$4,956,2502.6%$6,900,000
2020Bills$4,450,000$800,000$750,000$500,000$100,000$0$6,600,0003.3%$5,800,000
2021Bills$4,700,000$800,000$750,000$500,000$100,000$0$6,850,000--$6,050,000
Total$14,450,500$3,047,776$3,600,000$1,500,000$330,000$3,900,000$22,584,526$22,928,276

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20151632.9%67.3%1112911.71000.0000
20161434.5%48.4%10929.20000.0000
20171685.7%12.2%363519.85000.0000
2018511.7%10.8%4369.00000.0000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average