Alex Austin

Cornerback

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2025 (RFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $915,000 (0.35% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $915,000 (0.43% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $915,000 ($915,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 209/256 at CB

Current Contract

(ERFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202423$915,000$915,0000.3%
Total$915,000$915,000

Contract Notes

Alex Austin signed a four year contract worth $3,917,784 with the Bills on May 12, 2023. The contract has $77,784 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $77,784.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
2024
Cash Due$915,000
Running Cash$915,000
Career Earnings: $780,451
Career APY: $780,451
Potential Earnings: $1,331,667
Total Guarantees: $155,568
Largest Cash Payment: $915,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $915,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedClaimed20234$3,917,784$979,446$77,784$00.0%$0
TexansDraftedTerminated20234$3,917,784$979,446$77,784$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeTerminated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
PatriotsSFAExpired20231$750,000$750,000$0$416,66755.6%$416,667
PatriotsERFAActive20241$915,000$915,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills0$77,784$0$00.0%$77,7840.0%
Texans0$286,000$0$00.0%$286,0000.0%
Patriots1$416,667$416,667$416,6670.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Patriots$750,000$416,6670.2%$416,667
2024Patriots$915,000$915,0000.3%$915,000
Total$1,665,000$1,331,667$1,331,667
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2023$19,446$77,784
Texans2023$250,000$250,000
Texans2023$36,000$36,000
Bills2024$58,338$0
Total$363,784$363,784

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
202380618.9%7.3%7200002100000

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$1,291,000$915,000
Injury Adjusted$1,291,000$915,000
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OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.3M $9.4M $12.5M $15.7M APY $3.5M $7M $10.5M $14M $17.5M $4,064,000 $3,576,437

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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