Brian Cushing

Career Earnings: $45,821,765
Career APY: $5,091,307
Total Guarantees: $29,338,000
Largest Cash Payment: $10,143,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,047,500 (2016)
  • Date of Birth: January 24, 1987
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 249
  • College: USC
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 1, #15 overall (Texans)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedRenegotiated20095$14,000,000$2,800,000$8,338,000$12,664,05990.5%$3,166,015
TexansExtensionTerminated20136$52,500,000$8,750,000$21,000,000$33,157,70663.2%$6,631,541
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans9$45,821,765$5,091,307$44,671,1400.0%$1,058,8220.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2009Texans$310,000$0$1,206,000$0$0$1,516,0001.2%$1,516,000
2010Texans$395,000$1,500,000$2,919,000$0$0$4,721,059--$9,221,059
2011Texans$774,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$2,274,0001.9%$774,000
2012Texans$1,153,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$2,653,0002.2%$1,153,000
2013Texans$1,143,000$3,300,000$0$0$0$4,443,0003.6%$10,143,000
2014Texans$2,000,000$2,797,500$0$1,250,000$2,000,000$5,891,2504.4%$9,093,750
2015Texans$4,000,000$2,797,500$0$1,250,000$4,000,000$8,047,5005.6%$5,250,000
2016Texans$5,000,000$2,797,500$0$1,250,000$0$9,047,5005.8%$6,015,625
2017Texans$2,264,706$2,797,500$0$1,250,000$0$6,077,8313.6%$2,655,331
Total$17,039,706$18,990,000$4,125,000$5,000,000$6,000,000$44,671,140$45,821,765
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Texans2018$1,058,822$0
Total$1,058,822$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111693.3%0.0%76384218135252000
2012523.1%2.8%23700022111000
2013732.4%6.3%36121.54.56431181001
20141464.2%6.3%413118192001000
20151694.3%15.0%634700423001000
20161360.5%0.0%382700221000000
2017516.1%5.9%781.54.5020000000