Will Anderson Jr.

Edge Rusher

Age: 23
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $8,002,913 (3.29% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $2,350,583 (1.85% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.29
  • Contract Value: $35,212,818 ($8,803,205 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $35,212,818
  • Contract Ranking: 32/232 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202322$750,000$5,652,330$0$750,000$6,402,3302.8%
202423$915,000$5,652,330$1,435,853$2,350,583$8,002,9133.3%
202524$1,030,000$5,652,330$2,921,166$3,951,166$9,603,4963.7%
202625$1,145,000$5,652,330$4,406,749$5,551,749$11,204,0793.9%
Total$3,840,000$22,609,320$8,763,768$12,603,498$35,212,818

Contract Notes

Will Anderson Jr. signed a four year contract worth $35,212,818 with the Texans on June 23, 2023. The contract has $35,212,818 in guarantees. He received a signing bonus worth $22,609,320.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$8.8M
$17.6M
$26.4M
$35.2M
2023202420252026
Cash Due$23,359,320$2,350,583$3,951,166$5,551,749
Running Cash$23,359,320$25,709,903$29,661,069$35,212,818
Career Earnings: $23,359,320
Career APY: $23,359,320
Potential Earnings: $35,212,818
Total Guarantees: $35,212,818
Largest Cash Payment: $23,359,320 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $11,204,079 (2026)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedActive20234$35,212,818$8,803,205$35,212,818$23,359,32066.3%$23,359,320
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans1$23,359,320$23,359,320$6,402,3300.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2023Texans$750,000$5,652,330$0$750,000$6,402,3302.8%$23,359,320
2024Texans$915,000$5,652,330$1,435,853$2,350,583$8,002,9133.3%$2,350,583
2025Texans$1,030,000$5,652,330$2,921,166$3,951,166$9,603,4963.7%$3,951,166
2026Texans$1,145,000$5,652,330$4,406,749$5,551,749$11,204,0793.9%$5,551,749
Total$3,840,000$22,609,320$8,763,768$12,603,498$35,212,818$35,212,818

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2023152055.3%9.7%291674810221000000

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$11,428,000$8,803,205
Injury Adjusted$13,101,192$7,702,804
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 $8,803,205

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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