Matt Farniok

Left Guard

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2025 (RFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $985,000 (0.38% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $985,000 (0.33% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $985,000 ($985,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 70/100 at LG

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202427$985,000$985,0000.4%
Total$985,000$985,000

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1M
2024
Cash Due$985,000
Running Cash$985,000
Career Earnings: $1,553,589
Career APY: $776,795
Potential Earnings: $2,346,589
Total Guarantees: $102,700
Largest Cash Payment: $985,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $985,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedTerminated20214$3,582,700$895,675$102,700$1,361,58938.0%$680,795
LionsPracticeTerminated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeTerminated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
LionsSFAActive20241$985,000$985,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys2$1,361,589$680,795$1,310,2390.0%$51,3500.0%
Lions0$60,000$0$00.0%$60,0000.0%
Bears0$132,000$0$00.0%$132,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Cowboys$660,000$25,675$685,6750.3%$762,700
2022Cowboys$825,000$25,675$624,5640.3%$598,889
2024Lions$985,000$0$985,0000.4%$985,000
Total$2,470,000$51,350$2,295,239$2,346,589
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2023$25,675$0
Bears2023$132,000$132,000
Lions2023$60,000$60,000
Cowboys2024$25,675$0
Total$243,350$192,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
202112041.9%14.7%
202270016.1%5.9%

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 $1.7M $3.4M $5M $6.7M $8.4M APY $3.5M $7M $10.5M $14M $17.5M $4,390,000 $3,686,670

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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