Cole Christiansen

Linebacker

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2025 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $985,000 (0.39% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $985,000 (0.36% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $985,000 ($985,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Contract Ranking: 155/249 at LB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202427$985,000$100,000$985,0000.4%
Total$985,000$100,000$985,000

Contract Notes

Cole Christiansen signed a one year contract worth $940,000 with the Chiefs on February 15, 2023.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1M
2024
Cash Due$985,000
Running Cash$985,000
Career Earnings: $1,064,893
Career APY: $266,223
Potential Earnings: $1,830,547
Total Guarantees: $102,500
Largest Cash Payment: $985,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $985,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersSFATerminated20203$2,285,000$761,667$0$35,8821.6%$35,882
ChargersUDFATerminated20203$2,287,500$762,500$2,500$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeRenegotiated20201$225,246$225,246$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeElevated20201$197,764$197,764$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeElevated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeElevated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
ChargersPracticeExpired20211$233,866$233,866$0$267,999114.6%$267,999
ChargersPracticeElevated20211$199,733$199,733$0$00.0%$0
ChargersSFATerminated20221$895,000$895,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeElevated20221$207,000$207,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeExpired20221$245,222$245,222$0$245,222100.0%$245,222
ChiefsSFATerminated20231$940,000$940,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeElevated20231$256,222$256,222$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeElevated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeExpired20231$296,444$296,444$0$296,444100.0%$296,444
ChiefsSFAExpired20231$940,000$940,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsERFATerminated20241$985,000$985,000$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsSFAActive20241$985,000$985,000$100,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers2$523,227$261,614$303,8810.0%$219,3460.0%
Chiefs3$541,666$180,555$541,6660.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2020Chargers$610,000$0$35,8820.0%$35,882
2021Chargers$165,600$0$267,9990.1%$267,999
2022Chiefs$207,000$0$245,2220.1%$245,222
2023Chiefs$940,000$0$00.0%$0
2024Chiefs$985,000$100,000$985,0000.4%$985,000
Total$3,123,600$100,000$1,830,547$1,830,547
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chargers2020$833$2,500
Chargers2020$216,846$216,846
Chargers2021$1,667$0
Total$219,346$219,346

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20204000.0%13.2%0000000000000
20213000.0%11.4%0000000000000
20221000.0%3.5%0000000000000
20232000.0%5.4%0000000000000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.1M $9.2M $12.2M $15.3M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10M $13.3M $16.7M $4,826,000 $3,000,000

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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