Houston Texans

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

Total Cap Liabilities: $218,701,154
  • Top 51: $178,423,544
  • Team Cap Space: $4,849,567
  • Offense: $107,319,542
  • Defense: $97,113,313
  • Special: $7,520,833

Contracted Players (86 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
Randall Cobb$8,250,000$2,000,000$0$375,000$0$0$8,250,000$10,470,588
Bradley Roby$9,500,000$1,000,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$10,148,693
Laremy Tunsil$990,000$8,303,333$0$0$0$0$990,000$9,293,333
Whitney Mercilus$4,500,000$3,500,000$617,647$0$0$0$4,500,000$8,617,647
Eric Murray$5,000,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$0$750,000$3,500,000$7,455,882
Marcus Cannon$4,700,000$0$0$1,500,000$50,000$900,000$0$6,973,529
Zach Cunningham$990,000$4,277,500$0$500,000$0$0$990,000$5,738,088
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
Brandon Dunn$3,250,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$4,132,353
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
Shaq Lawson$990,000$1,752,500$0$0$100,000$500,000$990,000$3,242,500
Desmond King$2,000,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$250,000$0$3,191,176
Phillip Lindsay$2,250,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$500,000$3,073,529
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
Andre Roberts$1,500,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$100,000$1,500,000$2,570,588
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
Jordan Jenkins$1,500,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$2,352,941
Cameron Johnston$2,000,000$333,333$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$2,333,333
Mark Ingram$1,500,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$2,323,529
A.J. Moore$2,133,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$2,133,000
Justin Britt$1,500,000$500,000$0$1,200,000$0$0$0$2,000,000
Vernon Hargreaves$1,000,000$200,000$0$300,000$0$500,000$300,000$1,982,353
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
Jaleel Johnson$1,000,000$100,000$0$200,000$0$250,000$300,000$1,538,235
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
Joe Thomas$1,000,000$250,000$0$250,000$0$0$0$1,470,588
Vincent Taylor$1,000,000$250,000$0$250,000$0$0$350,000$1,470,588
DeMarcus Walker$1,000,000$300,000$0$200,000$0$0$500,000$1,452,941
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
Jeff Driskel$1,000,000$250,000$0$500,000$0$0$500,000$1,367,647
Chris Moore$1,000,000$300,000$0$200,000$0$0$200,000$1,335,294
Tae Davis$1,000,000$100,000$0$150,000$0$0$150,000$1,214,706
Anthony Miller$1,210,050$0$0$0$0$0$0$1,210,050
Alex Erickson$990,000$110,000$0$100,000$0$0$390,000$1,194,118
Roderick Johnson$920,000$50,000$0$130,000$50,000$0$300,000$1,150,000
Top 51 Cutoff
Keke Coutee$920,000$182,257$0$0$0$0$0$1,102,257
Cornell Armstrong$920,000$100,000$0$130,000$0$0$0$1,096,470
Tremon Smith$920,000$90,000$0$80,000$20,000$0$200,000$1,067,059
Derek Rivers$850,000$100,000$0$150,000$0$0$0$1,064,706
Dontrell Hilliard$920,000$80,000$0$100,000$20,000$0$0$1,061,176
Jonathan Greenard$818,374$223,495$0$0$0$0$0$1,041,869
Cole Toner$920,000$57,500$0$80,000$0$0$0$1,029,265
Kahale Warring$780,000$223,051$0$0$0$0$0$1,003,051
Antony Auclair$990,000$137,500$0$0$0$0$212,500$987,500
Lane Taylor$990,000$137,500$0$0$0$0$262,500$987,500
Jon Weeks$1,075,000$137,500$0$0$0$0$112,500$987,500
Charlie Heck$780,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$957,676
Davis Mills$660,000$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$949,473
Hardy Nickerson$990,000$50,000$0$60,000$0$0$0$949,412
Charles Omenihu$850,000$74,101$0$0$0$0$0$924,101
Keion Crossen$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Jacob Martin$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
John Reid$780,000$123,600$0$0$0$0$0$903,600
Nico Collins$660,000$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$885,730
Isaiah Coulter$780,000$73,239$0$0$0$0$0$853,239
Ryan Izzo$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Hjalte Froholdt$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Scottie Phillips$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Nate Hall$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Jonathan Owens$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Auzoyah Alufohai$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
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
Roy Lopez$660,000$45,711$0$0$0$0$0$705,711
Carson Green$660,000$8,333$0$0$0$0$100,000$668,333
Ryan McCollum$660,000$8,333$0$0$0$0$100,000$668,333
Damon Hazelton$660,000$4,166$0$0$0$0$25,000$664,166
Jordan Steckler$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Shyheim Carter$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Paul Quessenberry$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Nick Martin$2,500,000
Benardrick McKinney$1,500,000
Bryan Anger$833,334
Zach Fulton$750,000
Darren Fells$500,000
Senio Kelemete$250,000
Jaylen Watkins$150,000
TOTAL$6,747,466

Reserve/COVID-19

NameCap Number
Buddy Howell$1,447,059
Geron Christian$920,000
Taywan Taylor$850,000
TOTAL$3,217,059
Total Cap Liabilities: $205,236,745
  • Top 51: $198,236,745
  • Team Cap Space: $2,963,255
  • Offense: $120,792,998
  • Defense: $70,310,414
  • Special: $7,133,333

Contracted Players (39 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
Randall Cobb$7,875,000$2,000,000$0$375,000$0$0$0$10,250,000
Bradley Roby$9,500,000$1,000,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$11,000,000
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
Zach Cunningham$10,000,000$4,277,500$0$500,000$0$0$0$14,777,500
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
Brandon Dunn$3,250,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$4,250,000
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
Shaq Lawson$8,900,000$1,752,500$0$0$100,000$0$0$10,752,500
Kevin Pierre-Louis$2,750,000$500,000$0$750,000$0$0$0$4,000,000
Andre Roberts$2,000,000$500,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$3,000,000
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
Jonathan Greenard$1,008,000$223,495$0$0$0$0$0$1,231,495
Kahale Warring$895,000$223,051$0$0$0$0$0$1,118,051
Charlie Heck$895,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$1,072,676
Davis Mills$897,368$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$1,186,841
Charles Omenihu$965,000$74,101$0$0$0$0$0$1,039,101
John Reid$895,000$123,600$0$0$0$0$0$1,018,600
Nico Collins$881,433$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$1,107,163
Isaiah Coulter$895,000$73,239$0$0$0$0$0$968,239
Hjalte Froholdt$895,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$895,000
Scottie Phillips$895,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$895,000
Nate Hall$895,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$895,000
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
Carson Green$825,000$8,333$0$0$0$0$0$833,333
Ryan McCollum$825,000$8,333$0$0$0$0$0$833,333
Damon Hazelton$825,000$4,167$0$0$0$0$0$829,167

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Whitney Mercilus$7,000,000
TOTAL$7,000,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $125,147,480
  • Top 51: $116,642,480
  • Team Cap Space: $99,852,520
  • Offense: $83,095,934
  • Defense: $26,313,212
  • Special: $7,233,334

Contracted Players (20 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
Zach Cunningham$11,000,000$4,277,500$0$500,000$0$0$0$15,777,500
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
Shaq Lawson$0$1,752,500$0$0$0$0$0$3,505,000
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
Charlie Heck$1,010,000$177,676$0$0$0$0$0$1,187,676
Davis Mills$1,134,736$289,473$0$0$0$0$0$1,424,209
John Reid$1,010,000$123,600$0$0$0$0$0$1,133,600
Nico Collins$1,102,865$225,730$0$0$0$0$0$1,328,595
Isaiah Coulter$1,010,000$73,239$0$0$0$0$0$1,083,239
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
Carson Green$940,000$8,334$0$0$0$0$0$948,334
Ryan McCollum$940,000$8,334$0$0$0$0$0$948,334
Damon Hazelton$940,000$4,167$0$0$0$0$0$944,167

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Brandin Cooks$5,000,000
Shaq Lawson$3,505,000
TOTAL$8,505,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $61,261,833
  • Top 51: $61,261,833
  • Team Cap Space: $194,738,167
  • Offense: $41,754,651
  • Defense: $19,507,182
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (9 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
Zach Cunningham$12,500,000$4,277,500$0$500,000$0$0$0$17,277,500
Brandin Cooks$0$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$0$0
Shaq Lawson$0$1,752,500$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