Willie Gay, Jr.

Linebacker

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,212,183 (0.58% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $863,811 (0.42% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Contract Value: $5,271,046 ($1,317,762 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,853,081
  • Contract Ranking: 70/227 at LB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202022$610,000$348,372$0$610,000$958,3720.4%
202123$784,593$348,372$65,000$722,154$1,197,9650.6%
202224$1,014,186$348,372$75,000$0$1,212,1830.6%
202325$1,253,779$348,372$75,000$0$1,677,1510.7%
Total$3,662,558$1,393,488$215,000$1,332,154$5,045,671

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
$2.6M
$4M
$5.3M
Old Money2020202120222023
Cash Due$225,375$2,003,488$849,593$863,811$1,328,779
Running Cash$2,228,863$3,078,456$3,942,267$5,271,046
Career Earnings: $2,853,081
Career APY: $1,426,541
Potential Earnings: $5,045,671
Total Guarantees: $2,853,081
Largest Cash Payment: $2,003,488 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $1,677,151 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedActive20204$5,271,046$1,317,762$2,853,081$2,853,08154.1%$1,426,541
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs2$2,853,081$1,426,541$2,156,3370.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2020Chiefs$610,000$348,372$0$610,000$958,3720.4%$2,003,488
2021Chiefs$784,593$348,372$65,000$722,154$1,197,9650.6%$849,593
2022Chiefs$1,014,186$348,372$75,000$0$1,212,1830.6%$863,811
2023Chiefs$1,253,779$348,372$75,000$0$1,677,1510.7%$1,328,779
Total$3,662,558$1,393,488$215,000$1,332,154$5,045,671$5,045,671

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2020160024.9%54.8%271011313001000
2021120039.1%6.5%26220.53.5114200000
202220040.4%1.8%8800212000000

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$765,000$1,317,762
Injury Adjusted$765,000$1,317,762
test
OTC Valuation $4.7M $9.5M $14.2M $19M $23.7M APY $3.3M $6.6M $9.9M $13.1M $16.4M $4,682,000 $2,150,000

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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