Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $6,077,831
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.51%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $2,811,581
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.91%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $52,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/266 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $21,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 249
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 1, #15 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2013
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013$1,143,000$3,300,000$0$0$0$4,443,0003.6%
2014$2,000,000 $2,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$5,891,2504.4%
2015$4,000,000 $4,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$8,047,5005.6%
2016$5,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$9,047,5005.8%
2017$5,500,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$6,077,8313.6%
2018$7,250,000$1,200,000$1,250,000$0$0$9,700,0005.4%
2019$8,250,000$0$1,250,000$0$0$9,500,0005.0%
Total$33,143,000$15,690,000$7,500,000$0$0$52,707,081
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $43,166,434
Years: 8
Career APY: $5,395,804
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedRenegotiated20095$14,000,000$2,800,000$12,664,05990.5%$3,166,015
TexansExtensionActive20136$52,500,000$8,750,000$30,502,37558.1%$7,625,594
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans8$43,166,434$5,395,804$38,593,309100.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2009Texans$310,000$0$1,206,000$0$0$1,516,0001.2%
2010Texans$395,000$1,500,000$2,919,000$0$0$4,721,059
2011Texans$774,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$2,274,0001.9%
2012Texans$1,153,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$2,653,0002.2%
2013Texans$1,143,000$3,300,000$0$0$0$4,443,0003.6%
2014Texans$2,000,000 $2,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$5,891,2504.4%
2015Texans$4,000,000 $4,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$8,047,5005.6%
2016Texans$5,000,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$9,047,5005.8%
2017Texans$5,500,000$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$6,077,8313.6%
2018Texans$7,250,000$1,200,000$1,250,000$0$0$9,700,0005.4%
2019Texans$8,250,000$0$1,250,000$0$0$9,500,0005.0%
Total$35,775,000$20,190,000$11,625,000$0$0$63,871,140 

Traditional Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201413413118192001000
201516634700423001000
201613382700221000000
201711200000000000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average