Carlton Davis

Cornerback

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $4,529,485 (1.76% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $14,500,000 (7.33% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.20
  • Contract Value: $44,500,000 ($14,833,333 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $24,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 9/256 at CB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202428$8,000,000$3,274,485$500,000$4,529,4851.8%
2025 📝
February 20: Contract voids
29Void$3,274,485Void$9,823,4563.8%
202630Void$3,274,485Void$00.0%
202731Void$3,274,486Void$00.0%
Total$11,900,000$13,097,941$500,000$14,352,941

Contract Notes

Carlton Davis signed a three year, $44.5 million contract with the Buccaneers. $24.5 million is fully guaranteed at signing with $30 million guaranteed for injury. If on the roster on the 5th day of the 2023 league year another $5.5 million is fully guaranteed.

The Lions traded for Davis in 2024. Following the trade they restructured his contract, converting $6 million in salary to a bonus. The move reduced his 2024 cap number by $4.5 million.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$14.8M
$29.7M
$44.5M
Old Money2024
Cash Due$30,000,000$14,500,000
Running Cash$44,500,000
Career Earnings: $35,482,347
Career APY: $5,913,725
Potential Earnings: $49,982,347
Total Guarantees: $51,094,992
Largest Cash Payment: $14,882,353 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $9,823,456 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedExpired20184$4,393,114$1,098,279$2,094,992$5,747,053130.8%$1,436,763
LionsUFAActive20223$44,500,000$14,833,333$24,500,000$00.0%$0
BuccaneersUFATraded20223$44,500,000$14,833,333$24,500,000$29,735,29466.8%$14,867,647
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers6$35,482,347$5,913,725$21,442,4250.0%$14,069,3340.0%
Lions0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Buccaneers$480,000$318,748$0$480,000$798,7480.4%$1,754,992
2019Buccaneers$679,687$318,748$0$340,000$998,4350.5%$679,687
2020Buccaneers$879,374$318,748$0$0$1,198,1220.6%$879,374
2021Buccaneers$2,433,000$318,748$0$0$2,751,7481.5%$2,433,000
2022Buccaneers$4,500,000$3,333,333$500,000$4,500,000$8,215,6864.0%$14,882,353
2023Buccaneers$1,080,000$6,017,333$500,000$1,080,000$7,479,6863.3%$14,852,941
2024Lions$8,000,000$3,274,485$500,000$0$4,529,4851.8%$14,500,000
2025Lions$1,255,000$3,274,485$0$0$9,823,4563.8%$0
2026Lions$1,300,000$3,274,485$0$0$00.0%$0
2027Lions$1,345,000$3,274,486$0$0$00.0%$0
Total$21,952,061$23,723,599$1,500,000$6,400,000$35,795,366$49,982,347
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Buccaneers2024$14,069,334$0
Total$14,069,334$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018133068.5%12.0%36400104001100
2019161085.1%20.0%546003019101160
2020142085.0%17.0%5216003018400000
2021100055.9%14.4%326002011100100
2022132272.3%15.4%5211003112101100
2023124163.5%1.4%401200009200000

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$1,586,000$14,833,333
Injury Adjusted$3,454,958$11,125,000
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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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