J.J. Watt

Drafted:Round 1 (#11 overall), 2011
College:Wisconsin

Current Salary Information

J.J. Watt signed a 4 year / $11.24 million contract with the Houston Texans, including a $6,672,728 signing bonus, $11,237,498 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $2,809,375.

Contract: 4 yr(s) / $11,237,498 Signing Bonus $6,672,728 Average Salary $2,809,375 Guaranteed: $11,237,498 Free Agent: 2016 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2011 375,000 1,668,182 - - - - - 2,043,182 -
2012 885,795 1,668,182 - - - - - 2,553,977 -
2013 1,396,590 1,668,182 - - - - - 3,064,772 6,640,339
2014 1,907,385 1,668,182 - - - - - 3,575,567 3,575,000
2015 6,969,000 - - - - - - 6,969,000 -
2016 UFA
  • Signing Bonus: $6.67 million
  • 2015 Guarantees 1st league day of 2015
Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OvertheCap.

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Fines

Team Reason Games Susp. Amount Date  
HOU Hit on Defenseless Player $15,750.00 11/30/2012

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Contract Forecast: J.J. Watt


He's been a dominating force for an inconsistent Houston Texans team the past three seasons, and his rookie contract is set to expire after 2014. We'll project the true value of defensive end J.J. Watt, and forecast his possible contract extension.

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Transactions

Apr 17 2014
Houston (HOU) exercised a $6.969 million option for 2015
Jul 31 2011
Signed a 4 year $11.23 million contract with Houston (HOU)
Apr 28 2011
Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 1 (#11 overall)