Houston Texans

General Manager: Brian Gaine (since 2018)

Total Cap Liabilities: $183,812,640
  • Top 51: $150,621,053
  • Team Cap Space: $29,308,440
  • Offense: $78,793,850
  • Defense: $95,962,886
  • Special: $4,003,166

Contracted Players

Player
(90 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$5,956,25034OLB
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
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
Johnson Bademosi$1,250,000
$2,250,000
$500,000$1,250,000$0$0$3,000,000CB
Seantrel Henderson$1,200,000
$500,000
$500,000$1,800,000$0$500,000$2,900,000RT
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
Shane Lechler$1,400,000$600,000$0$0$0$2,000,000P
Greg Mancz$1,907,000$0$0$0$0$1,907,000C
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
Bruce Ellington$730,000$200,000$320,000$0$0$1,150,000WR
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
Josh Keyes$705,000$35,000$160,000$0$0$840,000ILB
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
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
Joe Webb$915,000$90,000$0$0$0$720,000QB
Martinas Rankin$480,000$225,317$0$0$0$705,317T
Kendall Lamm$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000LT
Ben Heeney$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000ILB
Ibraheim Campbell$705,000$0$0$0$0$705,000S
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
Stephen Anderson$630,000$1,668$0$0$0$631,668TE
Brennan Scarlett$630,000$1,668$0$0$0$631,66834OLB
Top 51 Cutoff
Corey Moore$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000S
Ufomba Kamalu$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,00034DE
MyCole Pruitt$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000TE
Darius Kilgo$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,00034DT
Matt Lengel$630,000$0$0$0$0$630,000TE
DeAndrew White$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
Ka'imi Fairbairn$555,000$2,500$0$0$0$557,500K
Chris Thompson$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000WR
LaTroy Lewis$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,00034OLB
Chad Slade$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000LG
Stephen Morris$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000QB
Marcus Hardison$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,00034DE
Troymaine Pope$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,000RB
Duke Ejiofor$480,000$46,313$0$0$0$526,31334DE
Jordan Thomas$480,000$29,602$0$0$0$509,602TE
Peter Kalambayi$480,000$29,602$0$0$0$509,60234OLB
Jermaine Kelly$480,000$25,194$0$0$0$505,194CB
Anthony Coyle$480,000
$25,000
$5,000$0$0$0$485,000G
Jaryd Jones-Smith$480,000
$10,000
$4,000$0$0$0$484,000T
Vyncint Smith$480,000
$25,000
$3,333$0$0$0$483,333WR
Lavon Coleman$480,000
$15,000
$3,000$0$0$0$483,000RB
Andre Chachere$480,000
$30,000
$2,666$0$0$0$482,666CB
Davin Bellamy$480,000
$10,000
$2,500$0$0$0$482,50034OLB
Terry Swanson$480,000
$15,000
$2,000$0$0$0$482,000RB
Jester Weah$480,000
$25,000
$2,000$0$0$0$482,000WR
Mason Gentry$480,000$1,666$0$0$0$481,66634DE
Trevor Daniel$480,000
$10,000
$666$0$0$0$480,666P
Kingsley Opara$480,000$166$0$0$0$480,16634DT
Josh Thornton$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000CB
Jevoni Robinson$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000TE
Dee Virgin$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000CB
Kennan Gilchrist$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,00034OLB
Roderick Johnson$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000LT
David Quessenberry$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,000T
Nick Thurman$480,000$0$0$0$0$480,00034DE

Dead Money

NameCap Number
CJ Fiedorowicz$2,200,000
Derek Newton$1,500,000
Brian Cushing$1,058,822
Jaelen Strong$190,157
K.J. Dillon$117,468
TOTAL$5,052,738

Physically Unable to Perform

NameCap Number
Jeff Allen$7,375,000
TOTAL$7,375,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $140,707,064
  • Top 51: $135,574,566
  • Team Cap Space: $54,425,434
  • Offense: $70,374,739
  • Defense: $68,781,659
  • Special: $1,550,666

Contracted Players

Player
(60 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
Jeff Allen$6,000,000$1,250,000$500,000$0$0$7,750,000RG
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
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
Justin Reid$664,979$259,914$0$0$0$924,893S
Braxton Miller$747,500$177,276$0$0$0$924,776WR
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
Darius Kilgo$720,000$0$0$0$0$720,00034DT
Treston Decoud$645,000$62,337$0$0$0$707,337CB
Kyle Fuller$645,000$17,304$0$0$0$662,304LG
Dylan Cole$645,000$4,000$0$0$0$649,000ILB
LaTroy Lewis$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034OLB
Chris Thompson$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000WR
Roderick Johnson$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000LT
Troymaine Pope$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000RB
Chad Slade$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,000LG
Marcus Hardison$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,00034DE
Duke Ejiofor$570,000$46,313$0$0$0$616,31334DE
Peter Kalambayi$570,000$29,602$0$0$0$599,60234OLB
Jordan Thomas$570,000$29,602$0$0$0$599,602TE
Jermaine Kelly$570,000$25,194$0$0$0$595,194CB
Anthony Coyle$570,000$5,000$0$0$0$575,000G
Jaryd Jones-Smith$570,000$4,000$0$0$0$574,000T
Vyncint Smith$570,000$3,333$0$0$0$573,333WR
Lavon Coleman$570,000$3,000$0$0$0$573,000RB
Andre Chachere$570,000$2,666$0$0$0$572,666CB
Davin Bellamy$570,000$2,500$0$0$0$572,50034OLB
Terry Swanson$570,000$2,000$0$0$0$572,000RB
Top 51 Cutoff
Mason Gentry$570,000$1,666$0$0$0$571,66634DE
Trevor Daniel$570,000$666$0$0$0$570,666P
Kingsley Opara$570,000$166$0$0$0$570,16634DT
Jester Weah$570,000$2,000$0$0$0$570,000WR
Dee Virgin$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000CB
Kennan Gilchrist$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,00034OLB
Josh Thornton$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000CB
Jevoni Robinson$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,000TE
Nick Thurman$570,000$0$0$0$0$570,00034DE
Total Cap Liabilities: $94,106,640
  • Top 51: $94,106,640
  • Team Cap Space: $105,893,360
  • Offense: $46,196,413
  • Defense: $47,249,559
  • Special: $660,668

Contracted Players

Player
(37 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
Kingsley Opara$660,000$168$0$0$0$6,601,66834DT
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
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
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
Treston Decoud$735,000$62,337$0$0$0$797,337CB
Kyle Fuller$735,000$17,304$0$0$0$752,304LG
Roderick Johnson$735,000$0$0$0$0$735,000LT
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
Anthony Coyle$660,000$5,000$0$0$0$665,000G
Jaryd Jones-Smith$660,000$4,000$0$0$0$664,000T
Vyncint Smith$660,000$3,334$0$0$0$663,334WR
Lavon Coleman$660,000$3,000$0$0$0$663,000RB
Andre Chachere$660,000$2,668$0$0$0$662,668CB
Davin Bellamy$660,000$2,500$0$0$0$662,50034OLB
Terry Swanson$660,000$2,000$0$0$0$662,000RB
Jester Weah$660,000$2,000$0$0$0$662,000WR
Mason Gentry$660,000$1,668$0$0$0$661,66834DE
Trevor Daniel$660,000$668$0$0$0$660,668P
Jevoni Robinson$660,000$0$0$0$0$660,000TE
Nick Thurman$660,000$0$0$0$0$660,00034DE
Total Cap Liabilities: $64,106,409
  • Top 51: $64,106,409
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $25,716,555
  • Defense: $38,389,854
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players

Player
(13 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
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