Houston Texans

General Manager: Brian Gaine (since 2018)

Total Cap Liabilities: $167,430,273
  • Top 51: $139,716,230
  • Team Cap Space: $24,439,555
  • Offense: $64,629,061
  • Defense: $89,908,341
  • Special: $2,003,166

Contracted Players

Player
(53 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
J.J. Watt$11,000,000$3,190,000$0$0$0$14,190,00034DE
DeAndre Hopkins$12,500,000
$12,500,000
$1,500,000$0$0$0$14,000,000WR
Jadeveon Clowney$12,306,000
$12,306,000
$0$0$0$0$12,306,00034OLB
Kareem Jackson$6,500,000$2,250,000$250,000$0$0$9,000,000CB
Aaron Colvin$2,500,000
$6,500,000
$1,000,000$4,250,000$0$0$7,750,000CB
Benardrick McKinney$1,163,880
$6,413,880
$1,286,841$5,250,000$0$0$7,700,721ILB
Tyrann Mathieu$2,000,000$4,500,000$500,000$0$0$7,000,000S
Zach Fulton$1,500,000
$6,500,000
$0$5,500,000$0$0$7,000,000LG
Lamar Miller$5,000,000$1,000,000$750,000$0$0$6,750,000RB
Whitney Mercilus$4,750,000$1,050,000$500,000$0$0$5,987,50034OLB
Johnathan Joseph$2,400,000
$3,900,000
$0$3,100,000$0$0$5,500,000CB
Senio Kelemete$1,250,000
$2,750,000
$750,000$2,000,000$0$0$4,000,000RG
Greg Mancz$1,907,000
$3,907,000
$0$2,000,000$0$0$3,907,000C
Deshaun Watson$555,000
$1,094,749
$2,053,997$539,749$0$0$3,148,746QB
Johnson Bademosi$1,250,000
$2,250,000
$500,000$1,250,000$0$0$3,000,000CB
Will Fuller$1,374,028
$1,374,028
$1,398,057$0$0$0$2,772,085WR
Ryan Griffin$2,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$2,468,750TE
Nick Martin$884,088$418,177$0$0$0$1,302,265C
Angelo Blackson$850,000$150,000$240,000$0$0$1,135,00034DE
Zach Cunningham$668,261
$668,261
$348,043$0$0$0$1,016,304ILB
Jon Weeks$915,000$50,000$0$0$0$965,000LS
Brian Peters$705,000
$100,000
$35,000$160,000$0$0$900,000ILB
Brandon Dunn$790,000$0$0$0$0$790,00034DT
Tyler Ervin$630,000$136,892$0$0$0$766,892RB
Justin Reid$480,000$259,914$0$0$0$739,914S
Sammie Coates$705,000$0$0$25,000$0$730,000WR
Christian Covington$705,000$22,621$0$0$0$727,62134DE
Brandon Weeden$790,000
$140,000
$90,000$0$0$0$720,000QB
Alfred Blue$790,000$90,000$0$0$0$720,000RB
Martinas Rankin$480,000$225,317$0$0$0$705,317T
Kendall Lamm$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000LT
Julie'n Davenport$555,000$146,605$0$0$0$701,605LT
D.J. Reader$630,000$53,845$0$0$0$683,84534DT
Jordan Akins$480,000$190,379$0$0$0$670,379TE
Keke Coutee$480,000$182,257$0$0$0$662,257WR
Carlos Watkins$555,000$104,912$0$0$0$659,91234DT
Joel Heath$630,000$3,668$0$0$0$633,66834DE
Brennan Scarlett$630,000$1,668$0$0$0$631,66834OLB
Joe Webb$915,000$0$0$0$0$630,000QB
Shareece Wright$915,000$0$0$0$0$592,941CB
Ka'imi Fairbairn$555,000$2,500$0$0$0$557,500K
Duke Ejiofor$480,000$46,313$0$0$0$526,31334DE
Peter Kalambayi$480,000$29,602$0$0$0$509,60234OLB
Jordan Thomas$480,000$29,602$0$0$0$509,602TE
Vyncint Smith$480,000
$25,000
$3,333$0$0$0$483,333WR
Tyrell Adams$630,000$0$0$0$0$481,765ILB
Trevor Daniel$480,000
$10,000
$666$0$0$0$480,666P
Natrell Jamerson$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000S
Buddy Howell$480,000
$5,000
$0$0$0$0$480,000RB
A.J. Moore$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000CB
David Sharpe$555,000$0$0$0$0$457,059LT
Top 51 Cutoff
Daeshon Hall$555,000$0$0$0$0$457,05934OLB
Michael Tyson$555,000$0$0$0$0$391,765S

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Jeff Allen$2,209,143
CJ Fiedorowicz$2,200,000
Derek Newton$1,700,000
Brian Cushing$1,058,822
Jay Prosch$1,000,000
Ben Heeney$705,000
Shane Lechler$600,000
Jevoni Robinson$192,177
Jaelen Strong$190,157
Braxton Miller$177,276
K.J. Dillon$117,468
TOTAL$10,889,705

Practice Squad

NameCap Number
Chad Slade$129,200
Kyle Fuller$129,200
Davin Bellamy$129,200
Andre Chachere$129,200
Isaac Whitney$114,000
Malachi Dupre$106,400
Cyril Grayson$98,800
Roderick Johnson$98,800
Jerell Adams$91,200
Josh Ferguson$83,600
TOTAL$1,109,600

Injured Reserve

NameCap Number
Seantrel Henderson$3,200,000
Kevin Johnson$3,197,539
Kayvon Webster$1,859,375
Bruce Ellington$1,150,000
Dylan Cole$413,235
Jermaine Kelly$388,194
Jester Weah$129,200
TOTAL$10,337,543

Physically Unable to Perform

NameCap Number
D'Onta Foreman$778,371
TOTAL$778,371

Non-Football Injury/Illness

NameCap Number
Andre Hal$3,750,000
TOTAL$3,750,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $124,169,209
  • Top 51: $122,536,649
  • Team Cap Space: $92,102,832
  • Offense: $56,908,659
  • Defense: $64,077,324
  • Special: $1,550,666

Contracted Players

Player
(42 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
J.J. Watt$13,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$15,000,00034DE
DeAndre Hopkins$12,500,000
$12,500,000
$1,500,000$0$0$0$14,000,000WR
Kevin Johnson$9,069,000$0$0$0$0$9,069,000CB
Aaron Colvin$7,500,000
$7,500,000
$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$8,750,000CB
Benardrick McKinney$6,000,000
$6,000,000
$750,000$750,000$0$0$7,500,000ILB
Whitney Mercilus$5,750,000$1,050,000$500,000$0$0$7,300,00034OLB
Lamar Miller$5,500,000$1,000,000$750,000$0$0$7,250,000RB
Zach Fulton$6,500,000
$6,500,000
$0$500,000$0$0$7,000,000LG
Johnathan Joseph$2,900,000$0$1,600,000$0$0$4,500,000CB
Senio Kelemete$2,750,000$750,000$500,000$0$0$4,000,000RG
Deshaun Watson$862,249
$1,724,498
$2,053,997$862,249$0$0$3,778,495QB
Andre Hal$3,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$3,750,000S
Johnson Bademosi$2,500,000$500,000$250,000$0$0$3,250,000CB
Will Fuller$1,836,042
$1,531,000
$1,398,057$0$0$0$3,234,099WR
Ryan Griffin$2,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$2,750,000TE
Greg Mancz$1,500,000
$1,100,000
$0$250,000$0$0$1,750,000C
Nick Martin$1,101,132$418,177$0$0$0$1,519,309C
Zach Cunningham$871,522$348,043$0$0$0$1,219,565ILB
Jon Weeks$930,000$50,000$0$0$0$980,000LS
Justin Reid$664,979$259,914$0$0$0$924,893S
D'Onta Foreman$678,500$189,871$0$0$0$868,371RB
Martinas Rankin$634,000$225,317$0$0$0$859,317T
Tyler Ervin$720,000$136,892$0$0$0$856,892RB
Julie'n Davenport$645,000$146,605$0$0$0$791,605LT
Jordan Akins$600,000$190,379$0$0$0$790,379TE
D.J. Reader$720,000$53,845$0$0$0$773,84534DT
Keke Coutee$570,000$182,257$0$0$0$752,257WR
Carlos Watkins$645,000$104,912$0$0$0$749,91234DT
Tyrell Adams$720,000$0$0$0$0$720,000ILB
Dylan Cole$645,000$4,000$0$0$0$649,000ILB
David Sharpe$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000LT
Daeshon Hall$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034OLB
Michael Tyson$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000S
Duke Ejiofor$570,000$46,313$0$0$0$616,31334DE
Jordan Thomas$570,000$29,602$0$0$0$599,602TE
Peter Kalambayi$570,000$29,602$0$0$0$599,60234OLB
Jermaine Kelly$570,000$25,194$0$0$0$595,194CB
Vyncint Smith$570,000$3,333$0$0$0$573,333WR
Trevor Daniel$570,000$666$0$0$0$570,666P
Natrell Jamerson$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000S
Buddy Howell$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000RB
A.J. Moore$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000CB

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Jeff Allen$1,250,000
Braxton Miller$177,276
Treston Decoud$124,674
TOTAL$1,632,560
Total Cap Liabilities: $81,127,495
  • Top 51: $81,127,495
  • Team Cap Space: $118,872,505
  • Offense: $42,603,109
  • Defense: $37,863,718
  • Special: $660,668

Contracted Players

Player
(26 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
J.J. Watt$15,500,000$0$0$0$0$15,500,00034DE
DeAndre Hopkins$12,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$14,000,000WR
Aaron Colvin$7,500,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$8,750,000CB
Benardrick McKinney$6,000,000$750,000$750,000$0$0$7,500,000ILB
Zach Fulton$6,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$7,000,000LG
Deshaun Watson$1,177,124
$2,354,247
$2,053,997$1,177,123$0$0$4,408,244QB
Senio Kelemete$2,750,000$750,000$500,000$0$0$4,000,000RG
Andre Hal$3,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$3,750,000S
Greg Mancz$2,000,000$0$250,000$0$0$2,250,000C
Zach Cunningham$1,074,783$348,043$0$0$0$1,422,826ILB
Justin Reid$849,957$259,914$0$0$0$1,109,871S
D'Onta Foreman$768,500$189,871$0$0$0$958,371RB
Martinas Rankin$724,000$225,317$0$0$0$949,317T
Jordan Akins$700,000$190,379$0$0$0$890,379TE
Julie'n Davenport$735,000$146,605$0$0$0$881,605LT
Keke Coutee$660,000$182,257$0$0$0$842,257WR
Carlos Watkins$735,000$104,912$0$0$0$839,91234DT
Duke Ejiofor$660,000$46,313$0$0$0$706,31334DE
Jordan Thomas$660,000$29,602$0$0$0$689,602TE
Peter Kalambayi$660,000$29,602$0$0$0$689,60234OLB
Jermaine Kelly$660,000$25,194$0$0$0$685,194CB
Vyncint Smith$660,000$3,334$0$0$0$663,334WR
Trevor Daniel$660,000$668$0$0$0$660,668P
Natrell Jamerson$660,000$0$0$0$0$660,000S
Buddy Howell$660,000$0$0$0$0$660,000RB
A.J. Moore$660,000$0$0$0$0$660,000CB
Total Cap Liabilities: $64,856,409
  • Top 51: $64,856,409
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $25,716,555
  • Defense: $39,139,854
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(14 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
J.J. Watt$17,500,000$0$0$0$0$17,500,00034DE
DeAndre Hopkins$13,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$15,000,000WR
Aaron Colvin$7,500,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$8,750,000CB
Benardrick McKinney$7,000,000$750,000$750,000$0$0$8,500,000ILB
Zach Fulton$6,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$7,000,000LG
Justin Reid$1,028,831$259,914$0$0$0$1,288,745S
Martinas Rankin$807,000$225,317$0$0$0$1,032,317T
Jordan Akins$782,000$190,379$0$0$0$972,379TE
Keke Coutee$750,000$182,257$0$0$0$932,257WR
Duke Ejiofor$750,000$46,313$0$0$0$796,31334DE
Jordan Thomas$750,000$29,602$0$0$0$779,602TE
Peter Kalambayi$750,000$29,602$0$0$0$779,60234OLB
Jermaine Kelly$750,000$25,194$0$0$0$775,194CB
Natrell Jamerson$750,000$0$0$0$0$750,000S
Total Cap Liabilities: $24,165,000
  • Top 51: $24,165,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $13,915,000
  • Defense: $10,250,000
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(2 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
DeAndre Hopkins$13,915,000$0$0$0$0$13,915,000WR
Benardrick McKinney$8,750,000$750,000$750,000$0$0$10,250,000ILB
Total Cap Liabilities: $10,250,000
  • Top 51: $10,250,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $0
  • Defense: $10,250,000
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(1 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
Benardrick McKinney$9,500,000$0$750,000$0$0$10,250,000ILB