• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $548,057
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.32%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $750,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.53%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.37
  • Total Contract Value: $977,941
  • Annual Contract Value: $977,941
  • Position Ranking: 47/158 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Texas
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 2, #44 overall (Raiders)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2018 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Chicago Bears signed DE Lamarr Houston to a five year contract worth $35 million on March 11, 2014. Houston will receive a $4,950,000 signing bonus and $3,000,000 roster bonus in 2014. His 2015 base salary is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed if on the roster the 2nd day following the 2014 Super Bowl. Base salaries of the contract are $1,000,000(2014), $5,950,000(2015), $5,950,000(2016), $5,950,000(2017), and $7,950,000(2018).

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201730$775,000$0$202,941$0$0$548,0570.3%
Total$775,000$0$202,941$0$0$548,057
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $26,580,000
Years: 7
Career APY: $3,797,143
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Raiders20104$4,480,000$1,120,000$4,480,000100.0%$1,120,000
BearsUFATerminated20145$35,000,000$7,000,000$22,100,00063.1%$7,366,667
TexansSFAActive20171$977,941$977,941$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders4$4,480,000$1,120,000$4,480,0000.0%$00.0%
Bears3$22,100,000$7,366,667$19,020,0000.0%$3,080,0000.0%
Texans0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Raiders$320,000$418,750$0$0$0$738,750--
2011Raiders$450,000$418,750$805,000$0$0$1,673,7501.4%
2012Raiders$540,000$418,750$0$30,000$0$988,7500.8%
2013Raiders$630,000$418,750$0$30,000$0$1,078,7500.9%
2014Bears$1,000,000 $1,000,000$990,000$3,000,000$50,000$0$5,040,0003.8%
2015Bears$5,950,000 $5,950,000$990,000$0$50,000$0$6,990,0004.9%
2016Bears$5,950,000$990,000$0$50,000$0$6,990,0004.5%
2017Texans$775,000$0$202,941$0$0$548,0570.3%
Total$15,615,000$4,645,000$4,007,941$210,000$0$24,048,057 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2017$1,390,000$400,000
Bears2017$700,000$700,000
Bears2018$990,000$0
Total$3,080,000$1,100,000

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014838.1%10.3%83111371000100
20151640.4%3.1%35675710120000100
201623.0%0.0%2200010000000
2017522.9%0.3%61193400011341

Financial Reports

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