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Kenny Golladay

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Lions, WR Age: 26 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#96 overall), 2017 College: Northern Illinois Agent(s): Todd France (CAA Sports)

Active (Hamstring)

Golladay is out for the Week 2 game versus Green Bay.

 

Lions – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Kenny Golladay signed a 4 year, $3,196,324 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $718,824 signing bonus, $718,824 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $799,081. In 2020, Golladay will earn a base salary of $2,133,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,312,706 and a dead cap value of $179,706.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $3,196,324
    Signing Bonus $718,824
    Average Salary $799,081
    Total Guarantees $718,824
    Guaranteed at Signing $718,824
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 23 $465,000 $179,706 $644,706 $718,824 $1,183,824($1,183,824)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $718,824 2017 Cap Savings: $-74,118 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $718,824 2017 Cap Savings: $-74,118 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $179,706 2018 Dead Cap: $539,118 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $179,706 2018 Dead Cap: $539,118 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000
    2018 Contract details by year 24 $586,000 $179,706 $765,706 $539,118 $586,000($1,769,824)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $539,118 2018 Cap Savings: $226,588 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $539,118 2018 Cap Savings: $226,588 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $179,706 2019 Dead Cap: $359,412 2018 Cap Savings: $586,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $179,706 2019 Dead Cap: $359,412 2018 Cap Savings: $586,000
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $676,000 $179,706 $855,706 $359,412 $676,000($2,445,824)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $359,412 2019 Cap Savings: $496,294 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $359,412 2019 Cap Savings: $496,294 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $179,706 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2019 Cap Savings: $676,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $179,706 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2019 Cap Savings: $676,000
    2020 Contract details by year 26 $2,133,000 $179,706 $2,312,706 $179,706 $2,133,000($4,578,824)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2020 Cap Savings: $2,133,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2020 Cap Savings: $2,133,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $2,133,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $179,706 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $2,133,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $718,824 - - - - - $1,183,824
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $586,000 - - - - - - $586,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $676,000 - - - - - - $676,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,133,000 - - - - - - $2,133,000
    4 seasons $3,860,000 $718,824 - - - - - $4,578,824
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,860,000 $718,824 - - - - - $4,578,824
  • Transactions

    Jun 19 2017Signed a 4 year $3.19 million contract with Detroit (DET)
    Apr 28 2017Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 3 (#96 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Kenny Golladay ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2020 DET 0 0 0 0 0
    2019 DET 16 16 16 958 86.9 116 65 1190 18.3 74.38 11 1 5 183
    2018 DET 15 15 13 904 84.0 119 70 1063 15.2 70.87 5 1 3 137.1
    2017 DET 11 11 5 477 45.7 48 28 477 17 43.36 3 0 3 66.6
    Totals 42 42 34 2,339 - 283 163 2,730 16.7 65.00 19 2 11 386.70
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 4 yrs, $75,754,308
    • Avg. Salary: $18,938,577
    • NFL Rank: 28
    • WR Rank: 4

    Current Contract

    • Free Agent: 2021
    • Avg. Salary: $799,081
    • NFL Rank: 1,237
    • WR Rank: 127

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Kenny Golladay to.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Amari Cooper 5 $100,000,000 $20,000,000 25
    Michael Thomas 5 $96,250,000 $19,250,000 25
    Odell Beckham, Jr. 5 $90,000,000 $18,000,000 25
    Brandin Cooks 5 $81,000,000 $16,200,000 24
    Averages 5 $91,812,500 $18,362,500 24.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Golladay's current age (26), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    4 $74,512,280 $18,628,070


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Golladay statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Receiving Targets, Receptions, Receiving Yards, Receiving Touchdowns, Yards After Catch, Dropped Passes, Rating

    Player GP% Rec Tgt Rec/GM Rec Yds/GM Rec TD/GM YAC Dropped Rating
    Amari Cooper 2018-2019, DAL 96.88 7.29 4.97 70.74 0.48 3.75 0.29 81
    Michael Thomas 2017-2018, NO 100 9.25 7.16 82.81 0.44 4.15 0.16 90.95
    Odell Beckham, Jr. 2016-2017, NYG 62.5 10.5 6.3 83.45 0.65 4.05 0.7 78.05
    Brandin Cooks 2016-2017, LAR 100 7.22 4.47 70.47 0.47 4.15 0.34 71.95
    Average 89.85 8.57 5.73 76.87 0.51 4.03 0.37 80.49
    Kenny Golladay 2018-2019 96.88 7.58 4.35 72.68 0.52 4.85 0.26 80.5
    % Change 7.82% -11.55% -24.08% -5.45% 1.96% 20.35% 29.73% 0.01%
    Median Prime % Change 0.99%
    Average Prime % Change 2.35%


    Calculated Market Value: Kenny Golladay

    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.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    4 years, $75,754,308 $18,938,577