Houston Texans

General Manager: Rick Smith (since 2006)

Total Cap Liabilities: $161,874,896
  • Top 51: $102,823,146
  • Team Cap Space: $11,153,028
  • Offense: $74,174,504
  • Defense: $68,557,171
  • Special: $3,873,382

Contracted Players

Player
(53 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
DeAndre Hopkins$8,000,000
$16,500,000
$1,500,000$8,500,000$0$0$18,000,000WR
Kareem Jackson$6,500,000$2,250,000$250,000$0$0$8,968,750CB
Jadeveon Clowney$690,000
$3,457,227
$3,629,636$2,767,227$0$0$7,086,86334OLB
Johnathan Joseph$6,000,000$500,000$500,000$0$0$6,906,250CB
Lamar Miller$5,500,000
$5,500,000
$1,000,000$0$0$0$6,500,000RB
Jeff Allen$4,750,000
$2,500,000
$1,250,000$500,000$0$0$6,437,500RG
Brian Cushing$2,264,706$2,797,500$1,250,000$0$0$6,077,831ILB
Andre Hal$1,797,000
$5,547,000
$17,281$3,750,000$0$0$5,564,281S
Marcus Gilchrist$1,200,000$800,000$1,000,000$0$0$2,812,500S
Kevin Johnson$1,348,582
$1,348,582
$1,392,166$0$0$0$2,740,748CB
Breno Giacomini$1,000,000$750,000$1,000,000$0$0$2,562,500RT
Will Fuller$912,014
$912,014
$1,398,057$0$0$0$2,310,071WR
Shane Lechler$1,500,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,000,000P
Marcus Williams$2,746,000$0$0$0$0$1,938,353CB
Xavier Su'a-Filo$1,177,036$589,382$0$0$0$1,766,418LG
Jay Prosch$690,000
$1,690,000
$19,670$1,000,000$0$0$1,709,670FB
Benardrick McKinney$920,920$536,841$0$0$0$1,457,761ILB
Eddie Pleasant$1,078,000$0$36,000$0$0$1,109,500S
Nick Martin$667,044
$667,044
$418,177$0$0$0$1,085,221C
Jon Weeks$900,000$50,000$0$0$0$950,000LS
Zach Cunningham$465,000
$465,000
$348,043$0$0$0$813,043ILB
Tom Savage$690,000$75,146$0$0$0$765,146QB
Braxton Miller$557,500$177,276$0$0$0$734,776WR
Alfred Blue$690,000$29,483$0$0$0$719,483RB
Brandon Dunn$690,000$0$0$0$0$690,00034DT
Greg Mancz$615,000$2,000$0$0$0$617,000C
Brian Peters$615,000$0$0$0$0$615,000ILB
Jordan Todman$775,000$0$0$0$0$615,000RB
Julie'n Davenport$465,000$146,605$0$0$0$611,605RT
D.J. Reader$540,000$53,845$0$0$0$593,84534DT
Carlos Watkins$465,000$104,912$0$0$0$569,91234DT
Joel Heath$540,000$3,666$0$0$0$543,66634DE
Stephen Anderson$540,000$1,666$0$0$0$541,666TE
Corey Moore$540,000$0$0$0$0$540,000S
Ufomba Kamalu$540,000$0$0$0$0$540,00034OLB
Treston Decoud$465,000$62,337$0$0$0$527,337CB
Kyle Fuller$465,000$17,304$0$0$0$482,304LG
Dylan Cole$465,000
$15,000
$4,000$0$0$0$469,000ILB
Ka'imi Fairbairn$465,000$2,500$0$0$0$467,500K
Jelani Jenkins$775,000$0$0$0$0$455,88234OLB
T.J. Yates$775,000$0$0$0$0$410,294QB
Chris Thompson$465,000$0$0$0$0$382,941WR
Kurtis Drummond$540,000$0$0$0$0$381,176S
Angelo Blackson$615,000$0$0$0$0$325,58834DE
Kendall Lamm$615,000$0$0$0$0$325,588LT
Andre Ellington$775,000$0$0$0$0$273,529RB
Chunky Clements$465,000$0$0$0$0$218,82434DT
Cobi Hamilton$540,000$0$0$0$0$190,588WR
MyCole Pruitt$615,000$0$0$0$0$144,706TE
LaTroy Lewis$465,000$0$0$0$0$136,76534OLB
Gimel President$465,000$0$0$0$0$136,76534OLB
Top 51 Cutoff
Chad Slade$465,000$0$0$0$0$136,765LG
DeAndrew White$540,000$0$0$0$0$127,059WR

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Brock Osweiler$9,000,000
Marcus Burley$690,000
Duane Brown$552,941
Lamarr Houston$411,364
Tony Bergstrom$375,000
Kendall Lamm$290,080
Nick Novak$250,000
Jaelen Strong$233,290
Mike Mohamed$232,941
Kendall Langford$211,765
Jah Reid$182,353
Gerald Rivers$181,500
Wendall Williams$174,158
Kurtis Drummond$166,024
Lonnie Ballentine$158,533
Johnthan Banks$144,705
LaTroy Lewis$144,000
Denzel Rice$133,411
Marcus Cromartie$131,912
Dayon Pratt$122,824
Dorian Johnson$109,412
Josh Johnson$105,882
Cory Carter$102,353
TOTAL$15,269,839

Practice Squad

NameCap Number
Bryce Jones$122,400
David Quessenberry$122,400
Dee Virgin$115,200
Kennan Gilchrist$100,800
Dorian Johnson$57,600
Troymaine Pope$43,200
Taylor Heinicke$36,000
Ryan Malleck$36,000
Josh Thornton$28,800
Ibraheim Campbell$21,600
TOTAL$684,000

Injured Reserve

NameCap Number
J.J. Watt$14,061,250
CJ Fiedorowicz$6,397,826
Whitney Mercilus$6,018,750
Ryan Griffin$3,500,000
Chris Clark$3,250,000
Deshaun Watson$2,518,997
Tyler Ervin$676,892
Christian Covington$637,621
D'Onta Foreman$613,577
Bruce Ellington$559,235
Brennan Scarlett$500,019
Ben Heeney$400,588
Matthew Godin$350,666
Deante Gray$348,666
TOTAL$39,834,087

Physically Unable to Perform

NameCap Number
Derek Newton$3,000,000
TOTAL$3,000,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $132,815,692
  • Top 51: $132,425,659
  • Team Cap Space: $56,212,683
  • Offense: $62,986,878
  • Defense: $67,916,281
  • Special: $1,522,500

Contracted Players

Player
(47 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
J.J. Watt$11,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$0$15,000,00034DE
DeAndre Hopkins$12,500,000
$12,500,000
$1,500,000$0$0$0$14,000,000WR
Jadeveon Clowney$13,846,000$0$0$0$0$13,846,00034OLB
Brian Cushing$7,250,000$1,200,000$1,250,000$0$0$9,700,000ILB
Kareem Jackson$6,500,000$2,250,000$250,000$0$0$9,000,000CB
Jeff Allen$5,750,000$1,250,000$500,000$0$0$7,500,000RG
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$6,300,00034OLB
CJ Fiedorowicz$5,000,000
$5,000,000
$0$500,000$0$0$5,500,000TE
Derek Newton$2,250,000$750,000$2,500,000$0$0$5,500,000RT
Andre Hal$3,250,000
$3,250,000
$0$500,000$0$0$3,750,000S
Kevin Johnson$1,805,373
$1,805,373
$1,392,166$0$0$0$3,197,539CB
Deshaun Watson$555,000
$1,094,749
$2,053,997$539,749$0$0$3,148,746QB
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$2,750,000TE
Benardrick McKinney$1,163,880$536,841$0$0$0$1,700,721ILB
Jay Prosch$1,000,000
$1,000,000
$0$400,000$0$0$1,400,000FB
Nick Martin$884,088$418,177$0$0$0$1,302,265C
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
Braxton Miller$650,000$177,276$0$0$0$827,276WR
Brandon Dunn$790,000$0$0$0$0$790,00034DT
D'Onta Foreman$588,500$189,871$0$0$0$778,371RB
Tyler Ervin$630,000$136,892$0$0$0$766,892RB
Christian Covington$705,000$22,621$0$0$0$727,62134DE
Kendall Lamm$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000LT
MyCole Pruitt$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000TE
Julie'n Davenport$555,000$146,605$0$0$0$701,605RT
D.J. Reader$630,000$53,845$0$0$0$683,84534DT
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
Stephen Anderson$630,000$1,668$0$0$0$631,668TE
DeAndrew White$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000WR
Cobi Hamilton$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000WR
Kurtis Drummond$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000S
Treston Decoud$555,000$62,337$0$0$0$617,337CB
Kyle Fuller$555,000$17,304$0$0$0$572,304LG
Dylan Cole$555,000$4,000$0$0$0$559,000ILB
Matthew Godin$555,000$2,666$0$0$0$557,66634DE
Ka'imi Fairbairn$555,000$2,500$0$0$0$557,500K
Deante Gray$555,000$666$0$0$0$555,666WR
Chunky Clements$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,00034DT
Chris Thompson$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000WR
LaTroy Lewis$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,00034OLB
Gimel President$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,00034OLB
Chad Slade$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000LG

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Jaelen Strong$192,996
K.J. Dillon$117,468
TOTAL$390,033
Total Cap Liabilities: $100,676,510
  • Top 51: $100,676,510
  • Team Cap Space: $89,323,490
  • Offense: $61,220,851
  • Defense: $38,475,659
  • Special: $980,000

Contracted Players

Player
(32 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$1,500,000$0$0$0$14,000,000WR
Brian Cushing$8,250,000$0$1,250,000$0$0$9,500,000ILB
Jeff Allen$6,000,000$1,250,000$500,000$0$0$7,750,000RG
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
CJ Fiedorowicz$5,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$5,750,000TE
Deshaun Watson$862,249
$1,724,498
$2,053,997$862,249$0$0$3,778,495QB
Derek Newton$2,000,000$750,000$1,000,000$0$0$3,750,000RT
Andre Hal$3,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$3,750,000S
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
Jay Prosch$1,250,000$0$400,000$0$0$1,650,000FB
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
Braxton Miller$747,500$177,276$0$0$0$924,776WR
D'Onta Foreman$678,500$189,871$0$0$0$868,371RB
Tyler Ervin$720,000$136,892$0$0$0$856,892RB
Julie'n Davenport$645,000$146,605$0$0$0$791,605RT
D.J. Reader$720,000$53,845$0$0$0$773,84534DT
Carlos Watkins$645,000$104,912$0$0$0$749,91234DT
Treston Decoud$645,000$62,337$0$0$0$707,337CB
Kyle Fuller$645,000$17,304$0$0$0$662,304LG
LaTroy Lewis$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034OLB
Chris Thompson$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000WR
Chunky Clements$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034DT
Gimel President$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034OLB
Deante Gray$645,000$668$0$0$0$645,000WR
Dylan Cole$645,000$4,000$0$0$0$645,000ILB
Matthew Godin$645,000$2,668$0$0$0$645,00034DE
Chad Slade$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000LG
Total Cap Liabilities: $51,010,599
  • Top 51: $51,010,599
  • Team Cap Space: $148,989,401
  • Offense: $32,450,524
  • Defense: $18,560,075
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(12 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
CJ Fiedorowicz$5,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$6,000,000TE
Deshaun Watson$1,177,124
$2,354,247
$2,053,997$1,177,123$0$0$4,408,244QB
Andre Hal$3,250,000$0$500,000$0$0$3,750,000S
Jay Prosch$1,300,000$0$400,000$0$0$1,700,000FB
Zach Cunningham$1,074,783$348,043$0$0$0$1,422,826ILB
D'Onta Foreman$768,500$189,871$0$0$0$958,371RB
Julie'n Davenport$735,000$146,605$0$0$0$881,605RT
Carlos Watkins$735,000$104,912$0$0$0$839,91234DT
Treston Decoud$735,000$62,337$0$0$0$797,337CB
Kyle Fuller$735,000$17,304$0$0$0$752,304LG
Total Cap Liabilities: $32,500,000
  • Top 51: $32,500,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $15,000,000
  • Defense: $17,500,000
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(2 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
Total Cap Liabilities: $13,915,000
  • Top 51: $13,915,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $13,915,000
  • Defense: $0
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(1 total)
Base Salary
(Guaranteed)
BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
DeAndre Hopkins$13,915,000$0$0$0$0$13,915,000WR