Kerby Joseph

Safety

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2023 Salary Cap Charge: $1,146,569 (0.51% of cap)
  • 2023 Cash Payout: $934,314 (0.44% of spending)
  • 2023 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Contract Value: $5,044,904 ($1,261,226 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $849,020
  • Contract Ranking: 86/226 at S

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202222$705,000$212,255$0$917,2550.4%
202323$909,314$212,255$25,000$1,146,5690.5%
202424$1,138,628$212,255$25,000$1,375,8830.5%
202525$1,357,942$212,255$35,000$1,605,1970.6%
Total$4,110,884$849,020$85,000$5,044,904

Contract Notes

Kerby Joseph signed a 4 year rookie contract with the Detroit Lions worth $5,044,904 with a $849,020 signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
$2.5M
$3.8M
$5M
2022202320242025
Cash Due$1,554,020$934,314$1,163,628$1,392,942
Running Cash$1,554,020$2,488,334$3,651,962$5,044,904
Career Earnings: $1,554,020
Career APY: $1,554,020
Potential Earnings: $5,044,904
Total Guarantees: $849,020
Largest Cash Payment: $1,554,020 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $1,605,197 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedActive20224$5,044,904$1,261,226$849,020$1,554,02030.8%$1,554,020
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions1$1,554,020$1,554,020$917,2550.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2022Lions$705,000$212,255$0$917,2550.4%$1,554,020
2023Lions$909,314$212,255$25,000$1,146,5690.5%$934,314
2024Lions$1,138,628$212,255$25,000$1,375,8830.5%$1,163,628
2025Lions$1,357,942$212,255$35,000$1,605,1970.6%$1,392,942
Total$4,110,884$849,020$85,000$5,044,904$5,044,904

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2022170077.3%38.0%532100018402100

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$3,506,000$1,261,226
Injury Adjusted$3,506,000$1,261,226
test
OTC Valuation $2M $4M $6M $8M $10M APY $3.2M $6.3M $9.5M $12.7M $15.8M $5,228,000 $5,000,000

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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