Embed This Charles Clay

Tight End Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#174 overall), 2011 College: Tulsa Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Charles Clay signed a 5 year, $38,000,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $24,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,600,000. In 2017, Clay will earn a base salary of $4,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $9,000,000 and a dead cap value of $18,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $38,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $7,600,000
    Total Guarantees $24,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 - $5,000,000 $13,000,000 $13,000,000($13,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $13,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-8,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $13,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-8,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $8,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $8,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $0
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $1,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $6,000,000 $19,500,000 $11,500,000($24,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $19,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $-13,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-12,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $13,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002017 Dead Cap: $13,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $9,000,000 $18,000,000 $4,500,000($29,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-9,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $13,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $9,000,000 $9,000,000 $4,500,000($33,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,500,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 4 yr, $33,500,000; $4,500,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 30 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 $9,000,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000($38,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002019 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002019 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $13M initially guaranteed (2015 base + signing bonus)
    • 2016 salary fully guarantees on 3/11/16
    • 2016 roster Bonus: $10 million (due 3/11/16, restructured)

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015Transition Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,071,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,071,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2015 26 $7,071,000 - - $7,071,000 -
    2016 Free agent year 27 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $112,000 - - - - - $487,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 - - - - - - $1,431,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $10,000,000 - - - - - $13,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - $10,000,000 - - $11,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - - - - - $4,500,000
    7 seasons $11,826,000 $10,112,000 - - $10,000,000 - - $31,938,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - - - - - $4,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - - - - - $4,500,000
    $20,826,000 $10,112,000 - - $10,000,000 - - $40,938,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Charles Clay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 2 2 2 110 0.840 12 7 76 10.9 1 1 13.6
    2016 15 15 15 871 0.819 87 57 552 9.7 4 0 79.2
    2015 13 13 13 764 0.764 77 51 528 10.4 3 1 70.8
    2014 14 14 14 745 0.680 84 58 605 10.4 3 0 78.5
    2013 16 16 15 855 0.833 102 69 759 11 6 0 119.4
    2012 14 14 9 332 0.364 33 18 212 11.8 2 0 33.2
    2011 14 14 9 25 16 233 14.6 3 0 41.3
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Clay's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts to match Clay's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Clay statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

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    Charles Clay's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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