Lamar Miller

Running Back

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,203,125
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.41%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.13%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $26,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 9/182 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 216
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #97 overall (Dolphins)
  • Year Signed: 2016 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Lamar Miller signed a four year, $26 million contract with the Houston Texans. Miller received $14 million fully guaranteed upon signing. The guarantee consists of his 2016 and 2017 base salaries, a $3.5 million 2016 roster bonus, and a $4 million signing bonus. In 2018 and 2019 he can earn up to $750,000 in per game active roster bonuses.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201625$1,000,000$1,000,000$3,500,000$0$4,500,000$5,500,0003.5%
201726$5,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$5,500,000$6,500,0003.9%
201827$5,000,000$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$6,750,0003.8%
201928$5,500,000$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$7,203,1253.8%
Total$17,000,000$4,000,000$3,500,000$1,500,000$10,000,000$25,953,125
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Career Earnings: $28,671,125
Career APY: $3,583,891
Potential Earnings: $28,671,125
Total Guarantees: $14,486,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,500,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,203,125 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
DolphinsDraftedExpired20124$2,586,000$646,500$486,000$3,468,000134.1%$867,000
TexansUFAActive20164$26,000,000$6,500,000$14,000,000$25,203,12596.9%$6,300,781
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins4$3,468,000$867,000$3,468,0000.0%$00.0%
Texans4$25,203,125$6,300,781$25,953,1250.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Dolphins$390,000$121,500$0$0$0$511,5000.4%$876,000
2013Dolphins$480,000$121,500$0$0$0$601,5000.5%$480,000
2014Dolphins$570,000$121,500$0$0$0$691,5000.5%$570,000
2015Dolphins$1,542,000$121,500$0$0$0$1,663,5001.2%$1,542,000
2016Texans$1,000,000$1,000,000$3,500,000$0$4,500,000$5,500,0003.5%$8,500,000
2017Texans$5,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$5,500,000$6,500,0003.9%$5,500,000
2018Texans$5,000,000$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$6,750,0003.8%$5,703,125
2019Texans$5,500,000$1,000,000$0$750,000$0$7,203,1253.8%$5,500,000
Total$19,982,000$4,486,000$3,500,000$1,500,000$10,000,000$29,421,125$28,671,125

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201213----13.8%8.6%512504.916457.5000
2013160060.7%0.2%1777094.02261706.5011
2014160058.6%0.2%21610995.18382757.2133
2015160061.0%0.0%1948724.58473978.4211
2016142055.5%0.0%26810734.05311886.1121
2017160068.7%0.0%2308513.73363279.1310
2018141056.6%0.0%2109734.65251636.5111

Valuation Diamond

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OTC ValuationAPY
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OTC Valuation $2.6M $5.2M $7.8M $10.4M $13.0M APY $2.5M $5.0M $7.5M $10.0M $12.5M $6,061,000 $3,500,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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