Ali Gaye

Edge Rusher

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2026 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $795,000 (0.33% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $795,000 (0.63% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,755,000 ($877,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 196/232 at EDGE

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202426$795,000$795,0000.3%
202527$960,000$960,0000.4%
Total$1,755,000$1,755,000

Contract Notes

Ali Gaye signed a three year contract worth $2,705,000 with the Texans on May 12, 2023. The contract has $80,000 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $10,000

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
$1.8M
20242025
Cash Due$795,000$960,000
Running Cash$795,000$1,755,000
Career Earnings: $296,000
Career APY: $296,000
Potential Earnings: $1,971,000
Total Guarantees: $80,000
Largest Cash Payment: $960,000 (2025)
Largest Cap Number: $960,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansUDFATerminated20233$2,705,000$901,666$80,000$00.0%$0
TexansPracticeExpired20231$216,000$216,000$0$216,000100.0%$216,000
TexansSFAActive20242$1,755,000$877,500$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans1$296,000$296,000$216,0000.0%$80,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Texans$216,000$216,0000.1%$216,000
2024Texans$795,000$795,0000.3%$795,000
2025Texans$960,000$960,0000.4%$960,000
Total$1,971,000$1,971,000$1,971,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Texans2023$73,333$80,000
Texans2024$6,667$0
Total$80,000$80,000

Statistics

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Valuation Diamond

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OTC ValuationAPY
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Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $8,803,205

Weekly Valuation Trends

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