Cecil Shorts

Wide Receiver Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#114 overall), 2011 College: Mount Union Agent(s): Rep 1 Sports
  • Current Contract

    Cecil Shorts signed a 2 year, $6,000,000 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, $2,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2015, Shorts will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $1,000,000 and a roster bonus of $953,125. Shorts has a cap hit of $2,453,125 while his dead money value is $2,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Guaranteed $2,500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $1,000,000 $500,000 $953,125 $2,453,125 $2,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year $2,750,000 $500,000 $250,000 $3,500,000 $500,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $2.5M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + $750k of 2015 base + 2015 roster bonus)
    • Annual Per Game Bonus: $15,625
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $750,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,672,146
    Signing Bonus $443,380
    Average Salary $668,037
    Guaranteed $443,380
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $375,000 $110,845 $485,845 -
    2012 $496,461 $110,845 $607,306 -
    2013 $617,922 $110,845 $728,767 $221,690
    2014 $1,431,000 $110,845 $1,541,845 $110,845
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    •  2012 IR Week 17
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $443,380 - - - - - $818,380
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $496,461 - - - - - - $496,461
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $617,922 - - - - - - $617,922
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 - - - - - - $1,431,000
    Est. Earnings (4 seasons) $2,920,383 $443,380 - - - - - $3,363,763
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cecil Shorts ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,453,125) Rank
    NFL: #484
    AFC: #0
    AFC South: #0
    Houston Texans: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0

    Total Cash ($2,953,125) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0

    Average Annual ($3,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #0