Faion Hicks

Cornerback

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2026 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 0
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $795,000 (0.31% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $795,000 (0.30% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,755,000 ($877,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 311/340 at CB

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

Faion Hicks signed a one year contract worth $750,000 with the Broncos on January 9, 2023.

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: $568,014
Career APY: $284,007
Potential Earnings: $2,221,334
Total Guarantees: $101,680
Largest Cash Payment: $960,000 (2025)
Largest Cap Number: $960,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BroncosDraftedTerminated20224$3,761,680$940,420$101,680$00.0%$0
BroncosPracticeElevated20221$207,000$207,000$0$00.0%$0
BroncosPracticeElevated20221$234,667$234,667$0$00.0%$0
BroncosPracticeExpired20221$262,334$262,334$0$262,334100.0%$262,334
BroncosSFATerminated20231$750,000$750,000$0$00.0%$0
SaintsPracticeExpired20231$216,000$216,000$0$204,00094.4%$204,000
SaintsSFAActive20242$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
Broncos1$364,014$364,014$262,3340.0%$101,6800.0%
Saints1$204,000$204,000$204,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2022Broncos$207,000$262,3340.1%$262,334
2023Saints$216,000$204,0000.1%$204,000
2024Saints$795,000$795,0000.3%$795,000
2025Saints$960,000$960,0000.4%$960,000
Total$2,178,000$2,221,334$2,221,334
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2022$25,420$101,680
Broncos2023$76,260$0
Total$101,680$101,680

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20222000.0%5.8%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 $6.3M $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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