Zach Fulton

Left Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.65%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $6,906,250
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 4.53%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.99
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/10 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 316
  • College: Tennessee
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 6, #193 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Zach Fulton signed a 4 year contract with the Houston Texans on March 15, 2018.  The contract is worth $28,000,000 with $13,000,000 fully guaranteed.  Fulton receives a $5,000,000 roster bonus on March 20, 2018; and the 2018 & 2019 base salaries are fully guaranteed.  Fulton can earn up to $500,000 in bonuses through per game active in each year of the contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 27 $1,500,000 $6,500,000 $0 $5,500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 4.0%
2019 28 $6,500,000 $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,906,250 3.6%
2020 29 $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.5%
2021 30 $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 --
Total $21,000,000 $0 $7,000,000 $0 $0 $27,906,250
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Career Earnings: $10,353,970
Career APY: $2,070,794
Potential Earnings: $31,353,970
Total Guarantees: $13,104,220
Largest Cash Payment: $7,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,000,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Chiefs Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,349,220 $587,305 $104,220 $3,447,720 146.8% $861,930
Texans UFA Active 2018 4 $28,000,000 $7,000,000 $13,000,000 $6,906,250 24.7% $6,906,250
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs 4 $3,447,720 $861,930 $3,447,720 0.0% $0 0.0%
Texans 1 $6,906,250 $6,906,250 $7,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Chiefs $420,000 $26,055 $0 $0 $0 $446,055 0.3% $524,220
2015 Chiefs $510,000 $26,055 $0 $8,000 $0 $544,055 0.4% $518,000
2016 Chiefs $600,000 $26,055 $0 $8,500 $0 $634,555 0.4% $608,500
2017 Chiefs $1,788,500 $26,055 $0 $8,500 $0 $1,823,055 1.1% $1,797,000
2018 Texans $1,500,000 $6,500,000 $0 $5,500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 4.0% $6,906,250
2019 Texans $6,500,000 $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,906,250 3.6% $7,000,000
2020 Texans $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.5% $7,000,000
2021 Texans $6,500,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 -- $7,000,000
Total $24,318,500 $104,220 $7,000,000 $25,000 $0 $31,353,970   $31,353,970

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2014 16 99.0% 15.5%
2015 16 40.7% 18.3%
2016 16 78.3% 16.7%
2017 15 76.9% 17.7%
2018 13 74.7% 13.5%

Financial Reports

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