Embed This Nick Novak

Kicker Age: 35 Exp: 8 Years
Undrafted: 2005, Bears College: Maryland
  • Current Contract

    Nick Novak signed a 1 year, $1,150,000 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $250,000 signing bonus, $250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,150,000. In 2017, Novak will earn a base salary of $900,000 and a signing bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,150,000 and a dead cap value of $250,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,150,000
    Signing Bonus $250,000
    Average Salary $1,150,000
    Total Guarantees $250,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $250,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $900,000 $250,000 $1,150,000 $250,000 $1,150,000($1,150,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $900,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $900,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $900,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $965,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $965,000
    Guaranteed $80,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 34 $885,000 - $80,000 - $680,000 $985,000
    2017 Free agent year 35 UFA  
    • Roster Bonus paid 3/14 (guaranteed)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - - - - - $445,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - $2,250,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,325,000 - - - - - - $1,325,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings - $750,000 - - - - - $750,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $716,470 - - - - - - $716,470
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $885,000 - $80,000 - - - - $965,000
    6 seasons $4,821,470 $2,250,000 $80,000 - - - - $7,151,470
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $250,000 - - - - - $1,150,000
    $5,721,470 $2,500,000 $80,000 - - - - $8,301,470
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Nick Novak ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,150,000) Rank
    NFL: #884
    Houston Texans: #23
    Kicker: #18

    Total Cash ($1,150,000) Rank
    NFL: #829
    Kicker: #18

    Average Annual ($1,150,000) Rank
    NFL: #864
    Kicker: #18
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    GA GP Snaps FG Att FG Made FG % PAT Att PAT Made PAT % AAV
    Matt Prater, DET
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 49 36 31 86.1 33 31 0.939393939393939 $371,667
    Robbie Gould, NYG
    Similarity Score: 100%
    10 10 70 10 10 100 23 20 0.869565217391304 $2,583,333
    Mason Crosby, GB
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 167 30 26 86.7 47 44 0.936170212765957 $2,950,000
    Stephen Gostkowski, NE
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 176 32 27 84.4 49 46 0.938775510204082 $3,151,800
    Sebastian Janikowski, OAK
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 162 35 29 82.9 39 37 0.948717948717949 $2,100,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps FG Att FG Made FG % PAT Att PAT Made PAT %
    2016 16 16 141 41 35 85.4 25 22 0.88
    2015 13 13 110 21 18 85.7 31 29 0.935483870967742
    2014 16 16 153 26 22 84.6 40 40 1
    2013 16 16 172 37 34 91.9 42 42 1
    2012 13 13 116 20 18 90 33 33 1
    2011 15 15 34 27 79.4 41 41 1
    2006 7 6 10 5 50 10 10 1
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • K Rank: #18

    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 Novak's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Nick Novak'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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