Houston Texans

Top Executive: Nick Caserio, General Manager (since 2021)

Total Cap Liabilities: $188,068,052
  • Top 51: $132,577,215
  • Team Cap Space: $5,804,768
  • Offense: $76,260,887
  • Defense: $55,421,806
  • Special: $7,520,833

Contracted Players (52 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Deshaun Watson$10,540,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$0$10,540,000$15,940,000
Eric Murray$5,000,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$0$750,000$3,500,000$7,455,882
Brandin Cooks$2,500,000$2,500,000$147,059$500,000$0$0$0$5,588,236
Tyrod Taylor$2,500,000$2,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$5,323,529
David Johnson$1,250,000$3,000,000$0$750,000$0$0$1,250,000$4,779,412
Maliek Collins$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$0$4,705,882
Ka'imi Fairbairn$3,450,000$750,000$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$4,200,000
Terrance Mitchell$2,500,000$250,000$0$500,000$0$500,000$2,500,000$3,720,588
Tytus Howard$1,606,414$1,727,827$0$0$0$0$1,606,414$3,334,241
Desmond King$2,000,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$250,000$0$3,191,176
Kevin Pierre-Louis$1,750,000$500,000$0$750,000$0$0$1,750,000$2,823,529
Justin Reid$2,433,000$259,914$0$0$0$0$0$2,692,914
Christian Kirksey$1,500,000$500,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,647,059
Justin Britt$1,500,000$500,000$0$1,200,000$0$0$0$2,494,118
Kamu Grugier-Hill$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$2,441,176
Jordan Akins$2,183,000$190,379$0$0$0$0$0$2,373,379
Cameron Johnston$2,000,000$333,333$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$2,333,333
A.J. Moore$2,133,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$2,133,000
Neville Hewitt$1,000,000$200,000$0$500,000$0$300,000$500,000$1,970,588
Ross Blacklock$971,248$834,991$0$0$0$0$971,248$1,806,239
Tavierre Thomas$1,000,000$500,000$0$250,000$0$0$1,000,000$1,735,294
Justin McCray$1,200,000$250,000$0$300,000$0$0$0$1,732,353
Terrence Brooks$1,100,000$250,000$0$400,000$0$0$0$1,679,412
Chris Conley$1,250,000$250,000$0$0$0$0$1,250,000$1,500,000
Pharaoh Brown$950,000$200,000$0$450,000$0$0$0$1,494,118
Lonnie Johnson Jr.$969,014$453,028$0$0$0$0$0$1,422,042
Rex Burkhead$1,125,000$125,000$0$250,000$0$0$0$1,397,059
Max Scharping$955,736$426,470$0$0$0$0$0$1,382,206
Tremon Smith$920,000$155,000$0$80,000$20,000$0$200,000$1,146,765
Jonathan Greenard$818,374$223,495$0$0$0$0$0$1,041,869
Jon Weeks$1,075,000$137,500$0$0$0$0$112,500$987,500
Davis Mills$660,000$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$949,473
Charlie Heck$780,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$938,787
Geron Christian$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Jacob Martin$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Jimmy Moreland$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Nico Collins$660,000$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$844,897
Jaleel Johnson$990,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$802,778
Antony Auclair$990,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$755,556
Brevin Jordan$660,000$88,046$0$0$0$0$0$748,046
Garret Wallow$660,000$73,971$0$0$0$0$0$733,971
Chris Moore$990,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$715,000
Jeff Driskel$990,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$715,000
Roy Lopez$660,000$45,711$0$0$0$0$0$705,711
Eric Wilson$1,035,000$51,666$0$0$0$0$1,500,000$626,666
Davion Davis$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$606,667
Cole Toner$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$562,222
Royce Freeman$970,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$485,000
Jimmy Morrissey$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$440,000
Derek Rivers$850,000$50,000$0$0$0$0$0$380,556
Lane Taylor$990,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$330,556
Top 51 Cutoff
Jonathan Owens$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$260,000

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Whitney Mercilus$8,000,000
Zach Cunningham$5,561,618
Bradley Roby$4,672,431
Randall Cobb$3,500,000
Nick Martin$2,500,000
Andre Roberts$2,176,472
Phillip Lindsay$2,169,118
Shaq Lawson$1,752,500
Benardrick McKinney$1,500,000
Mark Ingram$1,289,216
Joe Thomas$1,088,350
Breon Borders$920,000
Bryan Anger$833,334
Duke Ejiofor$826,313
Vernon Hargreaves$785,620
Jeff Driskel$750,000
Zach Fulton$750,000
Chris Moore$500,000
Alex Erickson$500,000
Brandon Dunn$500,000
Darren Fells$500,000
Gareon Conley$480,000
Charles Omenihu$451,879
Roderick Johnson$400,000
Jaleel Johnson$400,000
Lane Taylor$400,000
Cre'Von LeBlanc$377,777
Antony Auclair$350,000
Anthony Miller$336,125
Cornell Armstrong$317,778
Joe Thomas$250,000
Senio Kelemete$250,000
Kahale Warring$223,051
Lane Taylor$220,444
Buddy Howell$200,000
Jeff Driskel$193,000
Jonathan Owens$187,867
Derek Rivers$187,222
Keke Coutee$182,257
Hardy Nickerson$150,444
Jaylen Watkins$150,000
Chris Moore$136,444
Dontrell Hilliard$127,222
John Reid$123,600
Carson Green$108,333
Ryan McCollum$108,333
Cole Toner$102,222
Derek Rivers$100,000
TOTAL$48,864,526

Practice Squad

NameCap Number
Jaylen Samuels$191,111
Chris Smith$173,222
Jalen Camp$165,600
Paul Quessenberry$165,600
Jordan Veasy$165,600
Grayland Arnold$156,400
T.J. Green$140,000
Jordan Steckler$128,800
Damon Hazelton$128,800
Jake Eldrenkamp$128,800
Michael Dwumfour$119,600
Phillip Dorsett$84,000
Demone Harris$82,800
Carson Green$73,600
Connor Strachan$64,400
Darius Jackson$55,200
TOTAL$2,023,533

Injured Reserve

NameCap Number
Laremy Tunsil$9,293,333
Marcus Cannon$6,973,529
Jordan Jenkins$2,352,941
Danny Amendola$1,747,059
Vincent Taylor$1,470,588
DeMarcus Walker$1,452,941
Tae Davis$1,214,706
Scottie Phillips$610,000
Hardy Nickerson$301,111
TOTAL$25,416,208
Total Cap Liabilities: $174,522,497
  • Top 51: $139,266,921
  • Team Cap Space: $40,154,319
  • Offense: $102,065,875
  • Defense: $30,067,713
  • Special: $7,133,333

Contracted Players (27 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Deshaun Watson$35,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$0$35,000,000$40,400,000
Laremy Tunsil$17,850,000$8,303,333$0$0$0$0$10,000,000$26,153,333
Eric Murray$5,000,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$0$0$0$6,750,000
Marcus Cannon$4,700,000$0$0$1,500,000$50,000$100,000$0$6,350,000
Brandin Cooks$12,500,000$2,500,000$735,294$500,000$0$0$0$16,235,294
Ka'imi Fairbairn$3,550,000$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$4,300,000
Terrance Mitchell$2,500,000$250,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$3,250,000
Tytus Howard$2,162,121$1,727,827$0$0$0$0$2,162,121$3,889,948
Kevin Pierre-Louis$2,750,000$500,000$0$750,000$0$0$0$4,000,000
Jordan Jenkins$2,500,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$3,500,000
Cameron Johnston$2,300,000$333,333$0$200,000$0$0$0$2,833,333
Ross Blacklock$1,332,496$834,991$0$0$0$0$0$2,167,487
Tavierre Thomas$1,500,000$500,000$0$250,000$0$0$0$2,250,000
Justin McCray$1,700,000$250,000$0$300,000$0$0$0$2,250,000
Lonnie Johnson Jr.$1,206,021$453,028$0$0$0$0$0$1,659,049
Max Scharping$1,186,104$426,470$0$0$0$0$0$1,612,574
Tremon Smith$1,100,000$75,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$300,000$1,325,000
Jonathan Greenard$1,008,000$223,495$0$0$0$0$0$1,231,495
Davis Mills$897,368$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$1,186,841
Charlie Heck$895,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$1,072,676
Jimmy Moreland$965,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$965,000
Nico Collins$881,433$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$1,107,163
Brevin Jordan$825,000$88,046$0$0$0$0$0$913,046
Garret Wallow$825,000$73,971$0$0$0$0$0$898,971
Roy Lopez$825,000$45,711$0$0$0$0$0$870,711
Scottie Phillips$895,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$895,000
Derek Rivers$1,000,000$50,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$0$1,200,000

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Zach Cunningham$12,832,500
Whitney Mercilus$7,000,000
Shaq Lawson$5,275,500
Bradley Roby$4,790,078
Randall Cobb$3,500,000
Brandon Dunn$500,000
Andre Roberts$500,000
John Reid$247,200
Kahale Warring$223,051
Isaiah Coulter$146,478
Mark Ingram$125,000
TOTAL$35,255,576
Total Cap Liabilities: $97,302,306
  • Top 51: $92,302,306
  • Team Cap Space: $127,697,694
  • Offense: $79,171,860
  • Defense: $5,897,112
  • Special: $7,233,334

Contracted Players (13 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Deshaun Watson$20,000,000$5,400,000$17,000,000$0$0$0$0$42,400,000
Laremy Tunsil$18,500,000$8,303,334$0$0$0$0$0$26,803,334
Brandin Cooks$0$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$0$5,000,000
Ka'imi Fairbairn$3,650,000$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$4,400,000
Cameron Johnston$2,300,000$333,334$0$200,000$0$0$0$2,833,334
Ross Blacklock$1,693,744$834,991$0$0$0$0$0$2,528,735
Jonathan Greenard$1,145,200$223,495$0$0$0$0$0$1,368,695
Davis Mills$1,134,736$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$1,424,209
Charlie Heck$1,010,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$1,187,676
Nico Collins$1,102,865$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$1,328,595
Brevin Jordan$940,000$88,046$0$0$0$0$0$1,028,046
Garret Wallow$940,000$73,971$0$0$0$0$0$1,013,971
Roy Lopez$940,000$45,711$0$0$0$0$0$985,711

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Brandin Cooks$5,000,000
TOTAL$5,000,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $43,984,333
  • Top 51: $43,984,333
  • Team Cap Space: $212,015,667
  • Offense: $41,754,651
  • Defense: $2,229,682
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (7 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Deshaun Watson$32,000,000$5,400,000$0$0$0$0$0$37,400,000
Brandin Cooks$0$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$0$0
Davis Mills$1,372,104$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$1,661,577
Nico Collins$1,324,298$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$1,550,028
Brevin Jordan$1,055,000$88,046$0$0$0$0$0$1,143,046
Garret Wallow$1,055,000$73,971$0$0$0$0$0$1,128,971
Roy Lopez$1,055,000$45,711$0$0$0$0$0$1,100,711
Total Cap Liabilities: $32,000,000
  • Top 51: $32,000,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $32,000,000
  • Defense: $0
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (1 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Deshaun Watson$32,000,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$32,000,000