Justin Houston

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $14,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 5.89%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $14,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 7.90%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $23,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 13/130 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $15,000,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 258
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 3, #70 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $12,669,000

Contract Notes

Justin Houston signed a two year, $23 million contract with the Colts on March 22, 2019. $18.5 million of the contract is guaranteed with $15.5 million fully guaranteed at signing.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,000,000$13,000,000$14,000,000$14,000,0007.4%
2020 📝
March 22: $3.5 million injury guarantee vests to a full guarantee on the 5th day of 2020 league year
March 22: $1 million roster bonus due on 5th day of 2020 league year
31$8,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000$9,000,0004.5%
Total$9,000,000$14,000,000$15,000,000$23,000,000
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Career Earnings: $85,522,248
Career APY: $9,502,472
Potential Earnings: $94,522,248
Total Guarantees: $48,171,248
Largest Cash Payment: $21,500,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $22,100,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20114$3,547,248$886,812$671,248$3,522,24899.3%$880,562
ChiefsFranchiseTerminated20156$101,000,000$16,833,333$32,500,000$68,000,00067.3%$17,000,000
ColtsSFAActive20192$23,000,000$11,500,000$15,000,000$14,000,00060.9%$14,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs8$71,522,248$8,940,281$64,447,2480.0%$7,100,0000.0%
Colts1$14,000,000$14,000,000$14,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Chiefs$375,000$167,812$0$0$0$542,8120.5%$1,046,248
2012Chiefs$465,000$167,812$0$25,000$0$657,8120.5%$490,000
2013Chiefs$555,000$167,812$0$25,000$0$747,8120.6%$580,000
2014Chiefs$1,406,000$167,812$0$25,000$0$1,598,8121.2%$1,406,000
2015Chiefs$1,000,000$4,100,000$0$0$1,000,000$5,100,0003.6%$21,500,000
2016Chiefs$7,400,000$5,600,000$0$100,000$7,400,000$13,100,0008.4%$15,000,000
2017Chiefs$16,350,000$5,600,000$0$150,000$16,250,000$22,100,00013.2%$16,500,000
2018Chiefs$14,750,000$5,600,000$0$250,000$0$20,600,00011.6%$15,000,000
2019Colts$1,000,000$0$13,000,000$0$14,000,000$14,000,0007.4%$14,000,000
2020Colts$8,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$1,000,000$9,000,0004.5%$9,000,000
Total$51,301,000$21,571,248$14,000,000$575,000$39,650,000$87,447,248$94,522,248
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chiefs2019$7,100,000$0
Total$7,100,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201116----72.4%0.0%46105.527.51094001100
201216----99.5%22.6%53131069131861321140
201311----62.8%7.6%413117511154001200
201416----97.3%0.2%609229923255004000
201511----56.9%0.2%2557.55491262161001
20165----26.1%0.0%201417661001000
201715----86.3%0.2%45139.554152050001131
201812----60.9%0.2%289956.58121145300
2019160065.4%0.2%3311116613180002300