Matt Milano

Linebacker

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2027 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $12,437,000 (4.86% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $14,805,000 (5.49% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.19
  • Contract Value: $28,330,000 ($14,165,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,150,000
  • Contract Ranking: 4/249 at LB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
SigningOption
202329$1,080,000$5,432,000$0$340,000$255,000$1,080,000$7,087,0003.1%
2024 📝
March 17: Option due
30$4,125,000$5,432,000$2,500,000$425,000$255,000$4,125,000$12,437,0004.9%
202531$9,265,000$3,682,000$2,500,000$425,000$250,000$0$16,122,0006.2%
202632$9,375,000$3,682,000$2,500,000$340,000$250,000$0$16,147,0005.7%
2027 📝
February 20: contract voids
33Void$2,389,000$2,500,000VoidVoidVoid$4,889,0001.6%
Total$37,685,000$20,617,000$10,000,000$1,530,000$1,010,000$5,205,000$56,682,000

Contract Notes

Matt Milano signed a two year contract extension with the Bills worth $28.33 million. The contract has $27.15 million in total guarantees including a $11.845 million signing bonus and a $10 million option bonus. Milano's salaries in 2023 and 2024 are both fully guaranteed. The final year is a void year for cap purposes. The extension reduced Milano's 2023 cap number by $6.23 million.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$14.2M
$28.3M
Old Money2023202420252026
Cash Due$240,000$3,380,000$4,805,000$9,940,000$9,965,000
Running Cash$3,620,000$8,425,000$18,365,000$28,330,000
Career Earnings: $39,328,869
Career APY: $5,618,410
Potential Earnings: $74,038,869
Total Guarantees: $37,411,516
Largest Cash Payment: $14,805,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $16,147,000 (2026)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedExpired20174$2,661,516$665,379$261,516$4,028,281151.4%$1,007,070
BillsUFAExtended20214$41,500,000$10,375,000$20,000,000$21,920,58852.8%$10,960,294
BillsExtensionActive20232$28,330,000$14,165,000$17,150,000$13,380,00047.2%$13,380,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills7$39,328,869$5,618,410$23,832,9870.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusOption BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Bills$465,000$65,379$0$0$0$0$0$530,3790.3%$726,516
2018Bills$555,000$65,379$0$0$0$0$0$589,1440.3%$523,765
2019Bills$645,000$65,379$0$0$0$0$0$710,3790.4%$645,000
2020Bills$2,133,000$65,379$0$0$0$0$0$2,198,3791.0%$2,133,000
2021Bills$5,500,000$1,750,000$0$500,000$250,000$0$5,500,000$7,794,1184.1%$13,375,000
2022Bills$1,035,000$3,043,000$0$500,000$250,000$125,000$1,035,000$4,923,5882.4%$8,545,588
2023Bills$1,080,000$5,432,000$0$340,000$255,000$0$1,080,000$7,087,0003.1%$13,380,000
2024Bills$4,125,000$5,432,000$2,500,000$425,000$255,000$0$4,125,000$12,437,0004.9%$14,805,000
2025Bills$9,265,000$3,682,000$2,500,000$425,000$250,000$0$0$16,122,0006.2%$9,940,000
2026Bills$9,375,000$3,682,000$2,500,000$340,000$250,000$0$0$16,147,0005.7%$9,965,000
2027Bills$13,840,000$2,389,000$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$4,889,0001.6%$0
Total$48,018,000$25,671,516$10,000,000$2,530,000$1,510,000$125,000$11,740,000$73,427,987$74,038,869

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2017160040.8%51.7%28150022211511401
2018133073.0%32.3%52261812373410300
2019151086.0%27.0%65361.512.5779001100
2020103031.3%3.4%35103.524493100000
2021161085.0%3.5%57293271565000200
2022151090.1%5.9%72271.511.512711300200
202350019.7%0.2%181200112201000

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$1,588,000$14,165,000
Injury Adjusted$1,588,000$14,165,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.1M $9.2M $12.2M $15.3M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10M $13.3M $16.7M $4,826,000 $3,000,000

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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