Micah Parsons

Edge Rusher

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $5,434,479 (2.09% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $2,989,062 (1.58% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.55
  • Contract Value: $17,079,792 ($4,269,948 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,079,792
  • Contract Ranking: 59/234 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202122$660,000$2,445,417$660,000$3,105,4171.5%
202223$1,436,354$2,445,417$1,436,354$3,881,7711.8%
202324$2,212,708$2,445,417$2,212,708$4,658,1252.0%
202425$2,989,062$2,445,417$2,989,062$5,434,4792.1%
Total$7,298,124$9,781,668$7,298,124$17,079,792

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$4.3M
$8.5M
$12.8M
$17.1M
2021202220232024
Cash Due$10,441,696$1,436,354$2,212,708$2,989,062
Running Cash$10,441,668$11,878,022$14,090,730$17,079,792
Career Earnings: $14,090,758
Career APY: $4,696,919
Potential Earnings: $17,079,820
Total Guarantees: $17,079,792
Largest Cash Payment: $10,441,696 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $5,434,479 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedActive20214$17,079,792$4,269,948$17,079,792$14,090,75882.5%$4,696,919
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys3$14,090,758$4,696,919$11,645,3130.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Cowboys$660,000$2,445,417$660,000$3,105,4171.5%$10,441,696
2022Cowboys$1,436,354$2,445,417$1,436,354$3,881,7711.8%$1,436,354
2023Cowboys$2,212,708$2,445,417$2,212,708$4,658,1252.0%$2,212,708
2024Cowboys$2,989,062$2,445,417$2,989,062$5,434,4792.1%$2,989,062
Total$7,298,124$9,781,668$7,298,124$17,079,792$17,079,820

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2021160078.5%2.9%642013119.520303003000
2022170080.0%0.0%422313.588.514273003300
2023170080.7%0.2%36281411518332001100

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$33,286,000$4,269,948
Injury Adjusted$33,286,000$4,269,948
test
OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $10,000,000

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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