Benardrick McKinney

Inside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,700,721
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.01%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $10,163,880
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.67%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.32
  • Total Contract Value: $50,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/40 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $16,163,880
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 246
  • College: Mississippi State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 2, #43 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Benardrick McKinney signed a 5 year extension with the Houston Texans on June 15, 2018.  The contract includes $21 million in guarantees with an overall value of $51,163,880 million.  The guarantee includes a $3,750,000 signing bonus and year one $5,250,000 roster bonus.  McKinney can earn up to $750,000 in per-game bonuses per year starting in 2019.

Benardrick McKinney signed a 4 year contract with the Texans on May 8, 2015 worth $5,345,124. McKinney received a $2,147,364 signing bonus and $3.206 million in full guarantees.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $1,163,880 $6,413,880 $1,286,841 $5,250,000 $0 $0 $7,700,721 4.3%
2019 27 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,500,000 3.9%
2020 28 $6,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,500,000 3.8%
2021 29 $7,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $8,500,000 --
2022 30 $8,750,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $10,250,000 --
2023 31 $9,500,000 $0 $750,000 $0 $0 $10,250,000 --
Total $38,413,880 $4,286,841 $9,000,000 $0 $0 $51,700,721
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Career Earnings: $14,345,124
Career APY: $3,586,281
Potential Earnings: $55,345,124
Total Guarantees: $19,424,204
Largest Cash Payment: $10,250,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,250,000 (2022)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Texans Drafted Renegotiated 2015 4 $5,345,124 $1,336,281 $3,260,324 $4,181,244 78.2% $1,393,748
Texans Extension Active 2018 5 $50,000,000 $10,000,000 $16,163,880 $10,163,880 20.3% $10,163,880
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Texans 4 $14,345,124 $3,586,281 $11,345,124 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Texans $435,000 $435,000 $536,841 $0 $0 $0 $971,841 0.7% $2,582,364
2016 Texans $677,960 $677,960 $536,841 $0 $0 $0 $1,214,801 0.8% $677,960
2017 Texans $920,920 $536,841 $0 $0 $0 $1,457,761 0.9% $920,920
2018 Texans $1,163,880 $6,413,880 $1,286,841 $5,250,000 $0 $0 $7,700,721 4.3% $10,163,880
2019 Texans $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,500,000 3.9% $6,750,000
2020 Texans $6,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,500,000 3.8% $6,750,000
2021 Texans $7,000,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $8,500,000 -- $7,750,000
2022 Texans $8,750,000 $750,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $10,250,000 -- $9,500,000
2023 Texans $9,500,000 $0 $750,000 $0 $0 $10,250,000 -- $10,250,000
Total $40,447,760 $5,897,364 $9,000,000 $0 $0 $55,345,124   $55,345,124

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2015 14 39.3% 21.3%3726111720000000
2016 16 90.6% 17.7%79505318112001000
2017 16 93.7% 17.6%5732381081001000
2018 16 86.1% 6.4%63421.57.5557101000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average