Eku Leota

Edge Rusher

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2025 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $915,000 (0.37% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $915,000 (0.58% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,665,000 ($832,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 207/232 at EDGE

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202324$750,000$333,3330.1%
202425$915,000$915,0000.4%
Total$1,665,000$1,248,333

Contract Notes

Eku Leota signed a three year contract worth $2,720,000 with the Panthers on May 12, 2023. The contract has $175,000 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $25,000

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.8M
$1.7M
Old Money20232024
Cash Due$416,667$333,333$915,000
Running Cash$750,000$1,665,000
Career Earnings: $813,334
Career APY: $813,334
Potential Earnings: $1,553,334
Total Guarantees: $175,000
Largest Cash Payment: $915,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $915,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersUDFATerminated20233$2,720,000$906,667$175,000$00.0%$0
PanthersPracticeElevated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
PanthersPracticeActive20231$305,001$305,001$0$305,001100.0%$305,001
PanthersPracticeElevated20231$245,667$245,667$0$00.0%$0
PanthersPracticeElevated20231$275,334$275,334$0$00.0%$0
PanthersSFAActive20232$1,665,000$832,500$0$333,33320.0%$333,333
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers2$813,334$406,667$638,3340.0%$175,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Panthers$750,000$333,3330.1%$333,333
2024Panthers$915,000$915,0000.4%$915,000
Total$1,881,000$1,553,334$1,553,334
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2023$158,333$175,000
Panthers2024$16,667$0
Total$175,000$175,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20238037.3%20.3%2100010000000

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$786,000$305,001
Injury Adjusted$786,000$305,001
test
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

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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