Willie Gay, Jr.

Linebacker

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $1,197,965 (0.64% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $849,593 (0.42% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Contract Value: $5,271,046 ($1,317,762 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,853,081
  • Contract Ranking: 67/234 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$1,437,5580.7%
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$5,271,046

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
$2.6M
$4M
$5.3M
2020202120222023
Cash Due$2,003,488$849,593$1,089,186$1,328,779
Running Cash$2,003,488$2,853,081$3,942,267$5,271,046
Career Earnings: $2,003,488
Career APY: $2,003,488
Potential Earnings: $5,271,046
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$2,003,48838.0%$2,003,488
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs1$2,003,488$2,003,488$958,3720.0%$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$1,437,5580.7%$1,089,186
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$5,271,046$5,271,046

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2020160024.9%54.8%271011313001000
202120011.0%8.9%2100000000000

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$930,000$1,317,762
Injury Adjusted$930,000$1,317,762
test
OTC Valuation $3.6M $7.2M $10.8M $14.4M $18.1M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $4,965,000 $3,000,000

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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