Embed This Zach Cunningham

Inside Linebacker Age: 23 Exp: Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#57 overall), 2017 College: Vanderbilt Agent(s): Athletes First
  • Current Contract

    Zach Cunningham signed a 4 year, $4,471,745 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $1,392,178 signing bonus, $2,060,439 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,117,936. In 2018, Cunningham will earn a base salary of $668,261, while carrying a cap hit of $1,016,305 and a dead cap value of $1,712,395.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $4,471,745
    Signing Bonus $1,392,178
    Average Salary $1,117,936
    Total Guarantees $2,060,439
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,060,439
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 22 $465,000 $348,044 $813,044 $2,060,439 $1,857,178($1,857,178)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $2,060,439 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,247,395 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,392,178 2017 Cap Savings: $-579,134 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $1,016,305 2018 Dead Cap: $1,044,134 2017 Cap Savings: $-203,261 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $348,044 2018 Dead Cap: $1,044,134 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000
    2018 Contract details by year 23 $668,261 $348,044 $1,016,305 $1,712,395 $668,261($2,525,439)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,712,395 2018 Cap Savings: $-696,090 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,044,134 2018 Cap Savings: $-27,829 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,016,305 2019 Dead Cap: $696,090 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $348,044 2019 Dead Cap: $696,090 2018 Cap Savings: $668,261
    2019 Contract details by year 24 $871,522 $348,044 $1,219,566 $696,090 $871,522($3,396,961)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $696,090 2019 Cap Savings: $523,476 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $696,090 2019 Cap Savings: $523,476 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $348,044 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2019 Cap Savings: $871,522 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $348,044 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2019 Cap Savings: $871,522
    2020 Contract details by year 25 $1,074,783 $348,046 $1,422,829 $348,046 $1,074,783($4,471,744)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2020 Cap Savings: $1,074,783 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2020 Cap Savings: $1,074,783 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,074,783 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $348,046 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,074,783
    2021 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $1,392,178 - - - - - $1,857,178
    1 season $465,000 $1,392,178 - - - - - $1,857,178
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $668,261 - - - - - - $668,261
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $871,522 - - - - - - $871,522
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,074,783 - - - - - - $1,074,783
    $3,079,566 $1,392,178 - - - - - $4,471,744
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/03/2017, $18,231

      Roughing the Passer against Russell Wilson (SEA)


    • TOTAL: $18,231

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Zach Cunningham ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 16 16 13 816 0.819 1.5 88 48 40 1