Lamar Miller

Running Back

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $6,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.52%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.70%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.85
  • Total Contract Value: $26,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/55 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 216
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #97 overall (Dolphins)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 25 $1,000,000 $4,500,000 $1,000,000 $3,500,000 $0 $0 $5,500,000 3.5%
2017 26 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $6,500,000 3.9%
2018 27 $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $6,750,000 3.8%
2019 28 $5,500,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,250,000 3.8%
Total $17,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $26,000,000
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Career Earnings: $17,468,000
Career APY: $2,911,333
Potential Earnings: $29,468,000
Total Guarantees: $14,486,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,500,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,250,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Dolphins Drafted Expired 2012 4 $2,586,000 $646,500 $486,000 $3,468,000 134.1% $867,000
Texans UFA Active 2016 4 $26,000,000 $6,500,000 $14,000,000 $14,000,000 53.8% $7,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins 4 $3,468,000 $867,000 $3,468,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Texans 2 $14,000,000 $7,000,000 $12,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Dolphins $390,000 $121,500 $0 $0 $0 $511,500 0.4% $876,000
2013 Dolphins $480,000 $121,500 $0 $0 $0 $601,500 0.5% $480,000
2014 Dolphins $570,000 $121,500 $0 $0 $0 $691,500 0.5% $570,000
2015 Dolphins $1,542,000 $121,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,663,500 1.2% $1,542,000
2016 Texans $1,000,000 $4,500,000 $1,000,000 $3,500,000 $0 $0 $5,500,000 3.5% $8,500,000
2017 Texans $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $6,500,000 3.9% $5,500,000
2018 Texans $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $6,750,000 3.8% $5,750,000
2019 Texans $5,500,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $7,250,000 3.8% $6,250,000
Total $19,982,000 $4,486,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $29,468,000   $29,468,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Offense Special AttYardsAvgTD RecYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2012 13 13.8% 8.6%512504.916457.5000
2013 16 60.7% 0.2%1777094.02261706.5011
2014 16 58.6% 0.2%21610995.18382757.2133
2015 16 61.0% 0.0%1948724.58473978.4211
2016 14 55.5% 0.0%26810734.05311886.1121
2017 16 68.7% 0.0%2308513.73363279.1310
2018 13 58.3% 0.0%1939174.84231637.1111

Financial Reports

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