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Houston Texans 2022 Salary Cap

Texans 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Houston Texans 2022 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

 
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Active Players (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Tunsil Laremy Tunsil LT $1,035,000 $3,250,000 - - - $13,422,988 - ($34,418,822) $17,707,988 8.27
Cooks Brandin Cooks WR $1,168,889 $5,333,333 $470,588 - - $2,777,037 - ($43,500,002) $9,749,847 4.56
Stingley Jr. Derek Stingley Jr. CB $705,000 $5,596,366 - - - - - ($34,657,514) $6,301,366 2.94
Murray Eric Murray FS $1,035,000 $1,500,000 $250,000 - - $1,357,500 - ($5,250,000) $4,142,500 1.94
Grugier-Hill Kamu Grugier-Hill OLB $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $411,754 - - - - ($1,500,000) $3,911,754 1.83
Howard Tytus Howard RT $2,162,121 $1,727,827 - - - - - ($3,889,948) $3,889,948 1.82
Collins Maliek Collins DT $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $882,360 - - - - ($8,500,000) $3,882,360 1.81
Kirksey Christian Kirksey ILB $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $764,712 - - - - ($4,000,000) $3,764,712 1.76
Hughes Jerry Hughes DE $2,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 - - - - ($4,500,000) $3,750,000 1.75
Nelson Steven Nelson CB $1,750,000 $1,000,000 $705,872 - - - $250,000 ($4,500,000) $3,705,872 1.73
Brown Pharaoh Brown TE $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $441,165 - - - - ($3,000,000) $3,441,165 1.61
Green Rasheem Green DE $1,500,000 $500,000 $750,000 - $500,000 - - ($1,500,000) $3,250,000 1.52
Reeves-Maybin Jalen Reeves-Maybin OLB $2,250,000 $750,000 $220,590 - - - - ($5,000,000) $3,220,590 1.50
Okoronkwo Ogbonnia Okoronkwo OLB $2,125,000 $625,000 $382,356 - - - - ($1,000,000) $3,132,356 1.46
Fairbairn Ka'imi Fairbairn K $1,035,000 $750,000 - - - $1,257,500 - ($4,015,000) $3,042,500 1.42
Green Kenyon Green T $705,000 $2,195,619 - - - - - ($15,953,405) $2,900,619 1.36
Cann A.J. Cann G $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $117,648 - $250,000 - - ($4,750,000) $2,867,648 1.34
McCray Justin McCray G $1,700,000 $250,000 $264,706 - - - $375,000 ($250,000) $2,589,705 1.21
King Desmond King CB $1,088,611 $500,000 $470,672 - - $455,694 - ($3,500,001) $2,514,977 1.18
Burkhead Rex Burkhead RB $1,600,000 $250,000 $376,471 - - - $250,000 - $2,476,471 1.16
Allen Kyle Allen QB $1,750,000 $500,000 $220,588 - - - - ($2,250,000) $2,470,588 1.15
Johnston Cameron Johnston P $1,035,000 $333,333 $200,000 - - $632,500 - ($1,931,668) $2,200,833 1.03
Stewart M.J. Stewart CB $1,500,000 $500,000 $191,178 - - - - ($500,000) $2,191,178 1.02
Hewitt Neville Hewitt ILB $1,300,000 $350,000 $300,000 - - - - ($850,000) $1,950,000 0.91
Pitre Jalen Pitre S $705,000 $923,080 - - - - - ($6,323,380) $1,628,080 0.76
Ogunbowale Dare Ogunbowale RB $1,100,000 $150,000 $200,000 - - - - ($550,000) $1,450,000 0.68
Smith Tremon Smith CB $1,100,000 $75,000 $100,000 - $50,000 - - ($425,000) $1,325,000 0.62
Greenard Jonathan Greenard DE $1,008,000 $223,495 - - - - - ($446,990) $1,231,495 0.58
Dorsett Phillip Dorsett WR $1,035,000 $50,000 $52,941 - $50,000 - - ($300,000) $1,187,941 0.56
Mills Davis Mills QB $897,160 $289,473 - - - - - ($868,419) $1,186,633 0.55
Collins Nico Collins WR $881,433 $225,730 - - - - - ($677,190) $1,107,163 0.52
Heck Charlie Heck LT $895,000 $177,676 - - - - - ($355,352) $1,072,676 0.50
Yiadom Isaac Yiadom CB $1,035,000 $25,000 - - - - - ($25,000) $1,060,000 0.50
Weeks Jon Weeks LS $1,120,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $1,047,500 0.49
Moore Chris Moore WR $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($1,047,500) $1,047,500 0.49
Quessenberry Scott Quessenberry C $1,035,000 $152,500 - - - - - ($652,500) $1,047,500 0.49
Howard O.J. Howard TE $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $1,035,000 0.48
Cashman Blake Cashman ILB $965,000 - - - - - - - $965,000 0.45
Jordan Brevin Jordan TE $825,000 $88,046 - - - - - ($264,138) $913,046 0.43
Owens Jonathan Owens S $895,000 $5,000 - - $10,000 - - ($15,000) $910,000 0.43
Pierce Dameon Pierce RB $705,000 $203,858 - - - - - ($815,432) $908,858 0.42
Wallow Garret Wallow OLB $825,000 $73,971 - - - - - ($221,913) $898,971 0.42
Harris Demone Harris OLB $1,035,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.42
Johnson Tyler Johnson WR $895,000 - - - - - - - $895,000 0.42
Lopez Roy Lopez DT $825,000 $45,709 - - - - - ($137,127) $870,709 0.41
Dwumfour Michael Dwumfour DT $825,000 - - - - - - - $825,000 0.39
Booker Thomas Booker DE $705,000 $84,103 - - - - - ($336,412) $789,103 0.37
Arnold Grayland Arnold CB $745,833 - - - - - - - $745,833 0.35
Deculus Austin Deculus T $705,000 $40,688 - - - - - ($162,752) $745,688 0.35
Morrissey Jimmy Morrissey C $825,000 - - - - - - - $733,328 0.34
Hairston Troy Hairston FB $705,000 $8,333 - - - - - ($85,000) $713,333 0.33
Hinish Kurt Hinish DT $705,000 $8,333 - - - - - ($85,000) $713,333 0.33
Hansen Jake Hansen LB $705,000 $2,500 - - - - - ($22,500) $707,500 0.33
Active Roster: $127,711,167 $62,217,047 $36,318,973 $8,273,601 - $860,000 $19,903,219 $875,000 - $127,711,167 59.68


2022 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (9) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Britt Justin Britt
(Illness)
C $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $647,067 - - - - ($4,000,000) $3,647,067 1.70
Addison Mario Addison
(Thigh)
DE $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 - $100,000 - - ($2,100,000) $3,100,000 1.45
Sheffield Kendall Sheffield
(Undisclosed)
CB $2,540,000 - - - - - - - $2,540,000 1.19
Thomas Tavierre Thomas
(Quad)
CB $1,500,000 $500,000 $250,000 - - - - ($500,000) $2,250,000 1.05
Harris Christian Harris
(Hamstring)
LB $430,000 $267,409 - - - - - ($1,069,636) $697,409 0.33
Pierre-Louis Kevin Pierre-Louis
(Groin)
OLB $1,120,000 - - - - - - - $640,000 0.30
Rivers Derek Rivers
(Biceps)
OLB $505,000 $50,000 $29,412 - $50,000 - - ($100,000) $634,412 0.30
Quitoriano Teagan Quitoriano
(Knee)
TE $430,000 $74,036 - - - - - ($296,144) $504,036 0.24
Anderson Darius Anderson
(Knee)
RB $430,000 - - - - - - - $430,000 0.20
Injured Reserve: $14,442,924 $10,455,000 $2,891,445 $1,426,479 - $150,000 - - - $14,442,924 6.75


2022 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Metchie John Metchie
(Illness)
WR $705,000 $762,304 - - - - - ($4,921,042) $1,467,304 0.69
NFI: $1,467,304 $705,000 $762,304 - - - - - - $1,467,304 0.69


2022 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (15) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Akins Jordan Akins TE $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Conley Chris Conley WR $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Driskel Jeff Driskel QB $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Schreck Mason Schreck TE $358,200 - - - - - - - $358,200 0.17
Freeman Royce Freeman RB $261,800 - - - - - - - $261,800 0.12
Camp Jalen Camp WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Doaks Gerrid Doaks RB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Estrada Drew Estrada WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Francis Jacobi Francis S $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Johnson Johnny Johnson WR $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
McCollum Tristin McCollum CB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Roberson Derick Roberson OLB $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Steckler Jordan Steckler G $207,000 - - - - - - - $207,000 0.10
Keyes Bopete Keyes CB $195,500 - - - - - - - $195,500 0.09
Wallace-Simms Tre'Vour Wallace-Simms G $184,000 - - - - - - - $184,000 0.09
Practice Squad: $3,730,100 $3,730,100 - - - - - - - $3,730,100 1.74


2022 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (49) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Watson Deshaun Watson QB - $16,200,000 - - - - - - $16,200,000 7.57
Cunningham Zach Cunningham ILB - $12,832,500 - - - - - - $12,832,500 6.00
Mercilus Whitney Mercilus OLB - $3,000,000 - - - $4,000,000 - - $7,000,000 3.27
Lawson Shaq Lawson DE - - - - - $5,257,500 - - $5,257,500 2.46
Roby Bradley Roby CB - $1,000,000 - - - $3,672,431 - - $4,672,431 2.18
Cobb Randall Cobb WR - $2,000,000 - - - $1,500,000 - - $3,500,000 1.64
Pierre-Louis Kevin Pierre-Louis OLB $200,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,700,000 0.79
Auclair Antony Auclair TE $1,300,000 $300,000 - - - - - - $1,600,000 0.75
Driskel Jeff Driskel QB $895,000 $152,500 - - - - - - $1,047,500 0.49
Freeman Royce Freeman RB $895,000 $152,500 - - - - - - $1,047,500 0.49
Moreau Fabian Moreau CB $650,000 $350,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.47
Mack Marlon Mack RB $750,000 $250,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.47
Blacklock Ross Blacklock DT - $834,989 - - - - - - $834,989 0.39
Conley Chris Conley WR $500,000 $250,000 - - - - - - $750,000 0.35
Janovich Andy Janovich FB $500,000 $200,000 - - - - - - $700,000 0.33
Dunn Brandon Dunn DT - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.23
Jenkins Jordan Jenkins OLB - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.23
Roberts Andre Roberts WR - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.23
Brooks Terrence Brooks FS $300,000 $200,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.23
Johnson Lonnie Johnson CB - $453,028 - - - - - - $453,028 0.21
Scharping Max Scharping G - $426,470 - - - - - - $426,470 0.20
Hamilton Daesean Hamilton WR $250,000 $100,000 - - - - - - $350,000 0.16
Hogan Kevin Hogan QB - $302,500 - - - - - - $302,500 0.14
Mitchell Terrance Mitchell CB - $250,000 - - - - - - $250,000 0.12
Reid John Reid CB - $247,200 - - - - - - $247,200 0.12
Ogbuehi Cedric Ogbuehi T $59,700 $180,000 - - - - - - $239,700 0.11
Warring Kahale Warring TE - $223,051 - - - - - - $223,051 0.10
Wilson Eric Wilson OLB - $206,667 - - - - - - $206,667 0.10
Davis Tae Davis LB $100,000 $50,000 - - $50,000 - - - $200,000 0.09
Coulter Isaiah Coulter WR - $146,476 - - - - - - $146,476 0.07
McCollum Tristin McCollum CB $135,000 $8,333 - - - - - - $143,333 0.07
Ingram Mark Ingram RB - $125,000 - - - - - - $125,000 0.06
Akins Jordan Akins TE $115,000 - - - - - - - $115,000 0.05
Arnold Grayland Arnold CB $84,222 $5,000 - - $10,000 - - - $99,222 0.05
Johnson Johnny Johnson WR $75,000 $10,000 - - - - - - $85,000 0.04
Omenihu Charles Omenihu DE - $73,820 - - - - - - $73,820 0.03
Cunningham Myron Cunningham T $55,000 $6,666 - - - - - - $61,666 0.03
Schreck Mason Schreck TE $53,611 - - - - - - - $53,611 0.03
Daniels Darrell Daniels TE - $50,000 - - - - - - $50,000 0.02
Francis Jacobi Francis S $25,000 $2,000 - - - - - - $27,000 0.01
Morrissey Jimmy Morrissey C $23,000 - - - - - - - $23,000 0.01
Green Carson Green T - $21,667 - - - - - - $21,667 0.01
McCollum Ryan McCollum C - $16,667 - - - - - - $16,667 0.01
Estrada Drew Estrada WR $10,000 $1,166 - - - - - - $11,166 0.01
Green Seth Green TE $10,000 $1,166 - - - - - - $11,166 0.01
Daniels Damion Daniels DT $10,000 $833 - - - - - - $10,833 0.01
Steckler Jordan Steckler G - $5,000 - - $5,000 - - - $10,000 0.00
Hazelton Damon Hazelton WR - $8,334 - - - - - - $8,334 0.00
Carter Ron'Dell Carter DE - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Dead: $65,138,997 $6,995,533 $43,648,533 - - $65,000 $14,429,931 - - $65,138,997 30.44


2022 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2022 NFL Salary Cap $208,200,000
2021 Rollover Cap $3,714,404
Adjustment $2,085,596
Adjusted Salary Cap $214,000,000
All Contracts $62,217,047 $36,318,973 $8,273,601 - $860,000 $19,903,219 $875,000 $127,711,167
Injured Reserve Money $10,455,000 $2,891,445 $1,426,479 - $150,000 - - $14,442,924
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $705,000 $762,304 - - - - - $1,467,304
Dead Money $6,995,533 $43,648,533 - - $65,000 $14,429,931 - $65,138,997
Practice Squad $3,730,100 - - - - - - $3,730,100
Total $84,102,680 $83,621,255 $9,700,080 - $1,075,000 $34,333,150 $875,000 $212,490,492
Cap Space $1,509,508