Age: 27
Free Agency: 2024 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $0 (0.00% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $0 (0.00% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Contract Value: $870,000 ($870,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 211/235 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202326$870,000$48,3330.0%
Total$870,000$48,333

Contract Notes

Sam Kamara signed a one year contract worth $870,000 with the Browns on January 9, 2023.

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$0.9M
Old Money2023
Cash Due$821,667$48,333
Running Cash$870,000
Career Earnings: $999,967
Career APY: $333,322
Potential Earnings: $365,666
Total Guarantees: $7,000
Largest Cash Payment: $195,333 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $195,333 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsUDFATerminated20213$2,432,000$810,667$7,000$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFATerminated20212$1,485,000$742,500$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeRenegotiated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeElevated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
BearsPracticeElevated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
BearsSFATerminated20212$1,485,000$742,500$0$110,0007.4%$110,000
BearsPracticeTerminated20221$207,000$207,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsPracticeElevated20221$207,000$207,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsPracticeExpired20221$207,000$207,000$0$195,33394.4%$195,333
BrownsSFATerminated20231$870,000$870,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsPracticeRenegotiated20231$216,000$216,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsSFATerminated20231$870,000$870,000$0$00.0%$0
BrownsPracticeActive20231$216,000$216,000$0$12,0005.6%$12,000
BrownsSFAActive20231$870,000$870,000$0$48,3335.6%$48,333
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears1$431,301$431,301$110,0000.0%$321,3010.0%
Browns3$568,666$189,555$255,6660.0%$313,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Bears$660,000$110,0000.1%$110,000
2022Browns$207,000$195,3330.1%$195,333
2023Browns$870,000$48,3330.0%$48,333
Total$1,953,000$365,666$365,666
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2021$2,333$7,000
Bears2021$46,000$46,000
Bears2021$146,667$146,667
Bears2021$110,134$110,134
Bears2022$4,667$0
Bears2022$11,500$11,500
Browns2023$168,000$168,000
Browns2023$145,000$145,000
Total$634,301$634,301

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
202180010.2%20.6%5300101000000
20221000.6%0.2%0000000000000
20232027.5%1.4%4300100000000

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$796,000$216,000
Injury Adjusted$796,000$216,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.8M $10.2M $13.5M $16.9M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.8M $21.1M $26.4M $5,987,000 $5,500,000

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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