Chris Houston

Career Earnings: $17,266,050
Career APY: $2,466,579
Total Guarantees: $12,722,100
Largest Cash Payment: $7,500,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,000,000 (2012)
  • Date of Birth: October 18, 1984
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 178
  • College: Arkansas
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 2, #41 overall (Falcons)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedTraded20074$3,766,050$941,513$2,111,050$3,216,05085.4%$1,072,017
LionsDraftedExpired20074$3,766,050$941,513$2,111,050$550,00014.6%$550,000
LionsUFAExpired20112$6,000,000$3,000,000$2,000,000$6,000,000100.0%$3,000,000
LionsUFATerminated20135$25,000,000$5,000,000$6,500,000$7,500,00030.0%$7,500,000
PanthersSFATerminated20151$870,000$870,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons3$3,216,050$1,072,017$2,283,2860.0%$392,7640.0%
Lions4$14,050,000$3,512,500$8,850,0000.0%$5,200,0000.0%
Panthers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2007Falcons$285,000$392,762$677,7620.6%$1,856,050
2008Falcons$370,000$392,762$762,7620.7%$910,000
2009Falcons$450,000$392,762$842,7620.7%$450,000
2010Lions$550,000$0$550,000--$550,000
2011Lions$1,000,000$1,000,000$2,000,0001.7%$3,000,000
2012Lions$3,000,000$1,000,000$4,000,0003.3%$3,000,000
2013Lions$1,000,000$1,300,000$2,300,0001.9%$7,500,000
Total$6,655,000$4,478,286$11,133,286$17,266,050
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2010$392,764$0
Lions2014$1,300,000$0
Lions2015$3,900,000$0
Total$5,592,764$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111471.3%0.0%441000201452250002
20121486.9%20.4%4512003010222000
20131270.6%1.7%386001092340000