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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Texans Drafted Renegotiated 2009 5 $14,000,000 $2,800,000 $8,338,000 $12,664,059 90.5% $3,166,015
Texans Extension Terminated 2013 6 $52,500,000 $8,750,000 $21,000,000 $33,157,706 63.2% $6,631,541
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Texans 9 $45,821,765 $5,091,307 $44,671,140 0.0% $1,058,822 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Texans $310,000 $0 $1,206,000 $0 $0 $1,516,000 1.2% $1,516,000
2010 Texans $395,000 $1,500,000 $2,919,000 $0 $0 $4,721,059 -- $9,221,059
2011 Texans $774,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,274,000 1.9% $774,000
2012 Texans $1,153,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,653,000 2.2% $1,153,000
2013 Texans $1,143,000 $3,300,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,443,000 3.6% $10,143,000
2014 Texans $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,797,500 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $5,891,250 4.4% $9,093,750
2015 Texans $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,797,500 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $8,047,500 5.6% $5,250,000
2016 Texans $5,000,000 $2,797,500 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $9,047,500 5.8% $6,015,625
2017 Texans $2,264,706 $2,797,500 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $6,077,831 3.6% $2,655,331
Total $17,039,706 $18,990,000 $9,125,000 $0 $0 $44,671,140   $45,821,765
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Texans 2018 $1,058,822 $0
Total$1,058,822$0