Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,152,500 (0.46% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,292,500 (0.47% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.12
  • Contract Value: $1,292,500 ($1,292,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $350,000
  • Contract Ranking: 125/279 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202428$1,125,000$100,000$67,500$250,000$1,152,5000.5%
Total$1,125,000$100,000$67,500$250,000$1,152,500

Contract Notes

Isaiah Buggs signed with the Kansas City Chiefs on February 14, 2024. One year contract worth $1,292,500 with $350,000 guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
2024
Cash Due$1,292,500
Running Cash$1,292,500
Career Earnings: $5,453,632
Career APY: $1,363,408
Potential Earnings: $3,596,132
Total Guarantees: $2,618,632
Largest Cash Payment: $1,292,500 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $1,152,500 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedTerminated20194$2,688,632$672,158$168,632$1,338,63249.8%$669,316
RaidersPracticeExpired20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
LionsSFAExpired20221$965,000$965,000$0$965,000100.0%$965,000
LionsUFATerminated20232$4,500,000$2,250,000$2,100,000$00.0%$0
ChiefsPracticeExpired20231$289,800$289,800$0$00.0%$0
ChiefsSFAActive20241$1,292,500$1,292,500$350,000$100,0007.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers2$2,188,632$1,094,316$1,254,3160.0%$934,3160.0%
Raiders1$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Lions1$3,165,000$3,165,000$965,0000.0%$2,200,0000.0%
Chiefs0$100,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Steelers$495,000$42,158$0$0$537,1580.3%$663,632
2020Steelers$675,000$42,158$0$0$717,1580.4%$675,000
2021Raiders$165,600$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2022Lions$965,000$0$0$0$965,0000.4%$965,000
2024Chiefs$1,125,000$100,000$67,500$250,000$1,152,5000.5%$1,292,500
Total$3,425,600$184,316$67,500$250,000$3,371,816$3,596,132
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2021$892,158$850,000
Steelers2022$42,158$0
Lions2023$1,700,000$2,200,000
Lions2024$500,000$0
Total$3,134,316$3,050,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20199076.8%0.5%2100000000000
2020101512.7%2.9%7400010000000
2021103219.5%8.6%51200201000000
2022170066.5%0.7%2125150102001000
2023101520.2%6.9%7516211000100

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$200,000$1,292,500
Injury Adjusted$339,594$1,211,719
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OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.8M $10.2M $13.5M $16.9M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.9M $21.2M $26.5M $5,987,000 $7,200,000

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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