Age: 23
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,666,619 (0.65% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,083,324 (0.49% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.65
  • Contract Value: $7,333,124 ($1,833,281 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,279,836
  • Contract Ranking: 95/279 at IDL

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202322$750,000$583,295$750,000$1,333,2950.6%
202423$1,083,324$583,295$1,083,324$1,666,6190.6%
202524$1,416,648$583,295$113,332$1,999,9430.8%
202625$1,749,972$583,295$0$2,333,2670.8%
Total$4,999,944$2,333,180$1,946,656$7,333,124

Contract Notes

Keeanu Benton signed a four year contract worth $7,333,124 with the Steelers on June 23, 2023. The contract has $4,279,836 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $2,333,180.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.8M
$3.7M
$5.5M
$7.3M
2023202420252026
Cash Due$3,083,180$1,083,324$1,416,648$1,749,972
Running Cash$3,083,180$4,166,504$5,583,152$7,333,124
Career Earnings: $3,083,180
Career APY: $3,083,180
Potential Earnings: $7,333,124
Total Guarantees: $4,279,836
Largest Cash Payment: $3,083,180 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $2,333,267 (2026)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedActive20234$7,333,124$1,833,281$4,279,836$3,083,18042.0%$3,083,180
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers1$3,083,180$3,083,180$1,333,2950.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Steelers$750,000$583,295$750,000$1,333,2950.6%$3,083,180
2024Steelers$1,083,324$583,295$1,083,324$1,666,6190.6%$1,083,324
2025Steelers$1,416,648$583,295$113,332$1,999,9430.8%$1,416,648
2026Steelers$1,749,972$583,295$0$2,333,2670.8%$1,749,972
Total$4,999,944$2,333,180$1,946,656$7,333,124$7,333,124

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2023170042.9%10.6%162019182002000

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$3,535,000$1,833,281
Injury Adjusted$3,535,000$1,833,281
test
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.

To see interactive and more in-depth use of OTC Valuation data, subscribe to OTC Premium.