Jerry Hughes

Edge Rusher

Career Earnings: $89,150,000
Career APY: $6,367,857
Total Guarantees: $56,070,000
Largest Cash Payment: $14,250,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $12,950,000 (2019)
  • Date of Birth: August 13, 1988
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: 254
  • College: TCU
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #31 overall (Colts)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ColtsDraftedTraded20105$9,705,000$1,941,000$6,597,500$7,785,00080.2%$2,595,000
BillsDraftedTerminated20105$9,705,000$1,941,000$6,597,500$4,865,00050.1%$2,432,500
BillsUFARenegotiated20155$45,000,000$9,000,000$17,625,000$37,500,00083.3%$9,375,000
BillsExtensionExpired20192$21,500,000$10,750,000$19,750,000$29,000,000134.9%$9,666,667
TexansSFAExpired20222$10,000,000$5,000,000$5,500,000$10,000,000100.0%$5,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts3$7,785,000$2,595,000$5,672,5000.0%$2,112,5000.0%
Bills9$71,365,000$7,929,444$71,365,0000.0%$00.0%
Texans2$10,000,000$5,000,000$7,858,0000.0%$2,140,0000.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Colts$320,000$280,000$625,000$0$0$0$0$1,225,000--$2,345,000
2011Colts$450,000$1,056,250$0$0$0$0$0$1,506,2501.3%$3,555,000
2012Colts$635,000$1,056,250$0$0$0$1,250,000$0$2,941,2502.4%$1,885,000
2013Bills$870,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$870,0000.6%$870,000
2014Bills$3,995,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$3,995,0002.7%$3,995,000
2015Bills$4,625,000$1,400,000$0$0$150,000$0$4,625,000$6,175,0004.3%$11,775,000
2016Bills$4,525,000$2,900,000$0$0$150,000$0$4,525,000$7,575,0004.8%$10,675,000
2017Bills$5,400,000$2,900,000$2,000,000$0$150,000$0$0$10,450,0006.2%$7,550,000
2018Bills$6,350,000$2,900,000$1,000,000$0$150,000$0$1,000,000$10,400,0005.5%$7,500,000
2019Bills$6,800,000$5,000,000$1,000,000$0$150,000$0$7,800,000$12,950,0006.5%$14,250,000
2020Bills$6,650,000$2,100,000$500,000$0$250,000$0$7,150,000$9,500,0004.3%$7,400,000
2021Bills$6,100,000$2,100,000$1,000,000$0$250,000$0$1,000,000$9,450,0005.0%$7,350,000
2022Texans$2,000,000$1,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$2,000,000$3,750,0001.8%$5,000,000
2023Texans$1,165,000$1,785,500$500,000$500,000$0$0$1,165,000$4,108,0001.8%$5,000,000
Total$49,885,000$24,728,000$6,625,000$1,000,000$1,250,000$1,250,000$29,265,000$84,895,500$89,150,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Colts2013$2,112,500$0
Texans2024$2,140,000$0
Total$4,252,500$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201110----14.0%0.0%6915010000000
201216----56.4%57.3%29124187101000000
2013160052.7%22.2%32141065.59182002000
2014160072.0%9.4%36171064132000031181
2015160092.5%3.9%37155638124002120
2016160079.9%1.3%31176568113001000
2017160066.3%1.8%261642411110001000
2018160065.9%3.4%307742.513181003000
2019160064.3%1.9%1494.527.56930001110
2020150158.7%1.6%19104.5204113102200
2021170051.8%0.5%81028.5173002000
2022170059.0%0.0%211496110101102000
2023160037.9%5.9%239328430001000