Duane Brown

Left Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $8,250,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.64%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $14,250,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 9.15%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.73
  • Total Contract Value: $34,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/14 at LT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,250,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 303
  • College: Virginia Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 11
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 1, #26 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Duane Brown signed a 3 year extension worth $34,500,000 including $16,000,000 in guarantees ($14,250,000 fully guaranteed at signing).  Brown will earn an $8,000,000 signing bonus with a fully guaranteed 2018 salary.  $1,750,000 of the 2019 base salary is guaranteed for injury only at signing, and becomes fully guaranteed on the 5th day of the 2019 league year.  Brown is due a roster bonus of $1,000,000 on the 5th day of the 2020 league year.  The contract includes $2,250,000 in roster bonus paid per game in 2019 through 2021.

Duane Brown was traded to the Seattle Seahawks on October 31, 2017. The Seahawks take on nearly $5 million in remaining cap charges for 2017 and a $9.75 million non-guaranteed salary in 2018.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 33 $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,250,000 4.7%
2019 34 $8,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,500,000 5.5%
2020 35 $8,750,000 $2,000,000 $1,750,000 $0 $0 $12,500,000 6.3%
2021 36 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $13,000,000 --
Total $33,000,000 $8,000,000 $3,250,000 $0 $0 $44,250,000
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Career Earnings: $64,053,000
Career APY: $5,823,000
Potential Earnings: $93,500,059
Total Guarantees: $64,600,000
Largest Cash Payment: $14,250,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $13,000,000 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Texans Drafted Renegotiated 2008 5 $9,125,000 $1,825,000 $6,187,000 $8,192,088 89.8% $2,048,022
Texans Extension Traded 2012 6 $53,400,000 $8,900,000 $22,081,500 $36,634,441 68.6% $7,326,888
Seahawks Extension Renegotiated 2012 6 $53,400,000 $8,900,000 $22,081,500 $4,976,471 9.3% $4,976,471
Seahawks Extension Active 2018 3 $34,500,000 $11,500,000 $14,250,000 $14,250,000 41.3% $14,250,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Texans 9 $44,826,529 $4,980,725 $42,922,588 0.0% $552,941 0.0%
Seahawks 2 $19,226,471 $9,613,236 $13,226,471 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2008 Texans $295,000 $100,000 $739,000 $0 $0 $1,134,000 1.0% $2,885,000
2009 Texans $385,000 $1,033,750 $0 $0 $0 $1,418,750 1.2% $4,015,000
2010 Texans $643,500 $1,033,750 $0 $0 $0 $1,525,838 -- $492,088
2011 Texans $800,000 $981,250 $0 $0 $0 $1,781,250 1.5% $800,000
2012 Texans $1,081,500 $3,481,250 $0 $0 $0 $4,562,750 3.8% $13,581,500
2013 Texans $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,000,000 4.1% $2,500,000
2014 Texans $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,500,000 6.4% $6,000,000
2015 Texans $7,000,000 $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $9,500,000 6.6% $7,000,000
2016 Texans $7,000,000 $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $9,500,000 6.1% $7,000,000
2017 Seahawks $9,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $4,976,471 3.0% $4,976,471
2018 Seahawks $6,250,000 $6,250,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $8,250,000 4.7% $14,250,000
2019 Seahawks $8,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $10,500,000 5.5% $8,500,000
2020 Seahawks $8,750,000 $2,000,000 $1,750,000 $0 $0 $12,500,000 6.3% $10,500,000
2021 Seahawks $10,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $13,000,000 -- $11,000,000
Total $68,105,000 $24,630,000 $3,989,000 $0 $0 $92,149,059   $93,500,059
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Texans 2017 $552,941 $552,941
Total$552,941$552,941

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2011 97.5% 0.0%
2012 16 98.3% 16.6%
2013 14 85.0% 11.4%
2014 16 99.1% 16.4%
2015 14 76.6% 10.1%
2016 12 69.3% 10.1%
2017 10 58.0% 2.9%
2018 16 99.8% 17.4%

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average