Darius Rush

Cornerback

Age: 24
Free Agency: 2025 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $915,000 (0.36% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $915,000 (0.41% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,665,000 ($832,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 321/340 at CB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202323$750,000$500,0000.2%
202424$915,000$915,0000.4%
Total$1,665,000$1,415,000

Contract Notes

Darius Rush signed a four year contract worth $4,197,660 with the Colts on May 5, 2023. The contract has $357,660 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $357,660.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.8M
$1.7M
Old Money20232024
Cash Due$250,000$500,000$915,000
Running Cash$750,000$1,665,000
Career Earnings: $988,993
Career APY: $988,993
Potential Earnings: $1,415,000
Total Guarantees: $715,320
Largest Cash Payment: $915,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $915,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ColtsDraftedClaimed20234$4,197,660$1,049,415$357,660$00.0%$0
ChiefsDraftedTerminated20234$4,197,660$1,049,415$357,660$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeTerminated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
SteelersSFAActive20232$1,665,000$832,500$0$500,00030.0%$500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts0$357,660$0$00.0%$357,6600.0%
Chiefs0$131,333$0$00.0%$131,3330.0%
Steelers1$500,000$500,000$500,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Steelers$750,000$500,0000.2%$500,000
2024Steelers$915,000$915,0000.4%$915,000
Total$1,665,000$1,415,000$1,415,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Colts2023$89,415$357,660
Chiefs2023$83,333$83,333
Chiefs2023$48,000$48,000
Colts2024$268,245$0
Total$488,993$488,993

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20233093.5%4.4%2100001000000

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$1,180,000$832,500
Injury Adjusted$1,180,000$832,500
test
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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