Brian Cushing

Inside Linebacker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $9,313,125
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 5.40%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $6,750,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 4.80%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $52,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 7/184 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$937,500$0$0$5,735,0004.3%
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$9,313,1255.6%
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$7,187,500$0$0$55,786,125
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $43,650,000
Years: 8
Career APY: $5,456,250
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Texans20094$11,257,000$2,814,250$12,757,000113.3%$3,189,250
TexansExtensionActive20136$52,500,000$8,750,000$30,893,00058.8%$7,723,250
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans8$43,650,000$5,456,250$38,530,000100.0%$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$4,814,000
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$937,500$0$0$5,735,0004.3%
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$9,313,1255.6%
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$11,312,500$0$0$67,043,125 

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013736121.54.56431181001
201413413118192001000
201516634700423001000
201613382700221000000

Financial Reports

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