Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,223,400 (0.59% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,250,000 (0.50% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.02
  • Contract Value: $1,250,000 ($1,250,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $450,400
  • Contract Ranking: 95/270 at IDL

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$1,035,000$125,400$64,600$25,000$325,000$1,223,4000.6%
Total$1,035,000$125,400$64,600$25,000$325,000$1,223,400

Contract Notes

Vernon Butler signed a one year contract with the Las Vegas Raiders worth $1.25 million with $450,400 guaranteed. $750,000 in incentives is available.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
2022
Cash Due$1,250,000
Running Cash$1,250,000
Career Earnings: $21,521,916
Career APY: $3,586,986
Potential Earnings: $22,646,516
Total Guarantees: $18,051,936
Largest Cash Payment: $8,150,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $7,368,750 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedExpired20164$8,396,516$2,099,129$6,801,536$8,396,516100.0%$2,099,129
BillsUFARenegotiated20202$15,000,000$7,500,000$7,800,000$8,150,00054.3%$8,150,000
BillsOtherExpired20211$4,850,000$4,850,000$3,000,000$4,850,000100.0%$4,850,000
RaidersUFAActive20221$1,250,000$1,250,000$450,400$125,40010.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers4$8,396,516$2,099,129$8,396,5160.0%$00.0%
Bills2$13,000,000$6,500,000$13,174,6320.0%$00.0%
Raiders0$125,400$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Panthers$450,000$1,076,639$0$0$0$0$450,000$1,526,6391.0%$4,756,556
2017Panthers$831,660$1,076,639$0$0$0$0$831,660$1,908,2991.1%$831,660
2018Panthers$1,213,320$1,076,639$0$0$0$0$1,213,320$2,289,9591.2%$1,213,320
2019Panthers$1,144,980$1,076,639$400,000$0$50,000$0$0$2,671,6191.4%$1,594,980
2020Bills$2,800,000$1,000,000$3,000,000$250,000$100,000$250,000$5,800,000$7,368,7503.3%$8,150,000
2021Bills$3,000,000$1,000,000$1,500,000$250,000$100,000$0$3,000,000$5,805,8823.1%$4,850,000
2022Raiders$1,035,000$125,400$0$64,600$25,000$0$325,000$1,223,4000.6%$1,250,000
Total$10,474,960$6,431,956$4,900,000$564,600$275,000$250,000$11,619,980$22,794,548$22,646,516

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016105121.1%8.8%581.511231000100
2017141129.7%13.9%7500111000000
2018140233.0%15.6%6130.54040000100
2019140239.8%16.3%2211640780003000
2020142040.0%12.4%9900521001000
2021100726.4%6.7%6500010000000

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$84,000$1,250,000
Injury Adjusted$84,000$1,250,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.9M $10.3M $13.7M $17.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15M $18.8M $4,966,000 $5,500,000

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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