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Houston Texans Spending

Houston Texans spending by positional category, including Offense, Defense, Quarterbacks, Full & Active Rosters, Projected Staters, etc...

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Cap Spending: Full Roster

Position Players Cap Dollars % of Cap NFL Rank
Offense 26 $79,790,952 41.03% 18
Defense 29 $69,934,498 35.96% 20
Special Teams 4 $8,276,385 4.26% 1


Position Players Cap Dollars % of Cap NFL Rank
Quarterback 3 $22,212,171 11.42% 9
Running Back 5 $12,353,519 6.35% 4
Wide Receiver 6 $13,260,829 6.82% 23
Tight End 4 $5,371,095 2.76% 27
Offensive Line 8 $26,593,338 13.67% 22
Defensive Line 11 $24,800,385 12.75% 19
Linebacker 8 $18,419,104 9.47% 17
Secondary 11 $27,929,714 14.36% 13
Special Teams 4 $8,276,385 4.26% 1

Player Option
Club Option
  
QB $22,212,171 11.42%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
WatsonDeshaun Watson QB 26 $15,940,000 8.20%
TaylorTyrod Taylor QB 32 $5,323,529 2.74%
MillsDavis Mills QB 23 $948,642 0.49%
DriskelJeff Driskel QB 28 $210,000 0.11%
  
RB $12,353,519 6.35%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
JohnsonDavid Johnson RB 30 $4,779,411 2.46%
LindsayPhillip Lindsay RB 27 $3,073,529 1.58%
IngramMark Ingram RB 32 $2,323,521 1.19%
BurkheadRex Burkhead RB 31 $1,397,058 0.72%
PhillipsScottie Phillips RB 24 $780,000 0.40%
  
WR $13,260,829 6.82%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
CooksBrandin Cooks WR 28 $5,588,236 2.87%
RobertsAndre Roberts WR 33 $2,570,588 1.32%
AmendolaDanny Amendola WR 36 $1,747,058 0.90%
ConleyChris Conley WR 29 $1,500,000 0.77%
MillerAnthony Miller WR 27 $1,210,050 0.62%
CollinsNico Collins WR 22 $644,897 0.33%
MooreChris Moore WR 28 $210,000 0.11%
VeasyJordan Veasy WR 26 $165,600 0.09%
  
TE $5,371,095 2.76%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
AkinsJordan Akins TE 29 $2,373,380 1.22%
BrownPharaoh Brown TE 27 $1,494,117 0.77%
AuclairAntony Auclair TE 28 $755,552 0.39%
JordanBrevin Jordan TE 21 $748,046 0.38%
QuessenberryPaul Quessenberry TE 29 $165,600 0.09%
  
T $21,478,779 11.04%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
TunsilLaremy Tunsil LT 27 $9,293,333 4.78%
CannonMarcus Cannon RT 33 $6,973,529 3.59%
HowardTytus Howard RT 25 $3,334,241 1.71%
HeckCharlie Heck LT 25 $957,676 0.49%
ChristianGeron Christian LT 25 $920,000 0.47%
GreenCarson Green T 22 $165,600 0.09%
  
G $3,114,559 1.60%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
McCrayJustin McCray G 29 $1,732,353 0.89%
ScharpingMax Scharping G 25 $1,382,206 0.71%
TaylorLane Taylor G 32 $252,000 0.13%
  
C $2,000,000 1.03%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
BrittJustin Britt C 30 $2,000,000 1.03%
McCollumRyan McCollum C 23 $165,600 0.09%
  
EDGE $25,972,444 13.36%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
MercilusWhitney Mercilus DE 31 $8,617,647 4.43%
CunninghamZach Cunningham OLB 27 $5,738,088 2.95%
Pierre-LouisKevin Pierre-Louis OLB 30 $2,823,529 1.45%
JenkinsJordan Jenkins DE 27 $2,352,932 1.21%
HewittNeville Hewitt OLB 28 $1,970,588 1.01%
GreenardJonathan Greenard DE 24 $1,041,869 0.54%
OmenihuCharles Omenihu DE 24 $923,820 0.48%
MartinJake Martin DE 26 $920,000 0.47%
ThomasJoe Thomas OLB 30 $850,000 0.44%
WallowGarret Wallow OLB 22 $733,971 0.38%
RiversDerek Rivers OLB 27 $252,000 0.13%
  
DE $13,856,268 7.13%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
MercilusWhitney Mercilus DE 31 $8,617,647 4.43%
JenkinsJordan Jenkins DE 27 $2,352,932 1.21%
GreenardJonathan Greenard DE 24 $1,041,869 0.54%
OmenihuCharles Omenihu DE 24 $923,820 0.48%
MartinJake Martin DE 26 $920,000 0.47%
  
DT $10,944,117 5.63%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
CollinsMaliek Collins DT 26 $4,705,882 2.42%
BlacklockRoss Blacklock DT 23 $1,806,236 0.93%
TaylorVincent Taylor DT 27 $1,470,575 0.76%
WalkerDeMarcus Walker DT 27 $1,452,941 0.75%
JohnsonJaleel Johnson DT 27 $802,774 0.41%
LopezRoy Lopez DT 24 $705,709 0.36%
  
LB $18,419,104 9.47%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
CunninghamZach Cunningham OLB 27 $5,738,088 2.95%
Pierre-LouisKevin Pierre-Louis OLB 30 $2,823,529 1.45%
KirkseyChristian Kirksey ILB 29 $2,647,058 1.36%
Grugier-HillKamu Grugier-Hill ILB 27 $2,441,165 1.26%
HewittNeville Hewitt OLB 28 $1,970,588 1.01%
DavisTae Davis LB 25 $1,214,705 0.62%
ThomasJoe Thomas OLB 30 $850,000 0.44%
WallowGarret Wallow OLB 22 $733,971 0.38%
RiversDerek Rivers OLB 27 $252,000 0.13%
Nickerson Jr.Hardy Nickerson Jr. ILB 27 $224,000 0.12%
  
CB $13,968,512 7.18%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
MitchellTerrance Mitchell CB 29 $3,720,588 1.91%
KingDesmond King CB 27 $3,191,176 1.64%
HargreavesVernon Hargreaves CB 26 $1,982,353 1.02%
ThomasTavierre Thomas CB 25 $1,735,294 0.89%
JohnsonLonnie Johnson CB 24 $1,422,042 0.73%
SmithTremon Smith CB 25 $1,067,059 0.55%
MorelandJimmy Moreland CB 26 $850,000 0.44%
LeBlancCrevon LeBlanc CB 27 $252,000 0.13%
JohnsonIsaiah Johnson CB 26 $165,600 0.09%
ArnoldGrayland Arnold CB 24 $156,400 0.08%
  
S $13,961,202 7.18%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
MurrayEric Murray SS 27 $7,455,882 3.83%
ReidJustin Reid FS 24 $2,692,914 1.38%
MooreA.J. Moore S 26 $2,133,000 1.10%
BrooksTerrence Brooks FS 29 $1,679,406 0.86%
CarterShyheim Carter S 24 $165,600 0.09%
OwensJonathan Owens S 26 $165,600 0.09%
  
SPT $8,276,385 4.26%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
FairbairnKa'imi Fairbairn K 27 $4,200,000 2.16%
JohnstonCameron Johnston P 29 $2,333,333 1.20%
WeeksJon Weeks LS 35 $987,500 0.51%
SlyeJoey Slye K 25 $755,552 0.39%
  
K $4,955,552 2.55%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
FairbairnKa'imi Fairbairn K 27 $4,200,000 2.16%
SlyeJoey Slye K 25 $755,552 0.39%
  
P $2,333,333 1.20%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
JohnstonCameron Johnston P 29 $2,333,333 1.20%
  
LS $987,500 0.51%
Player Pos Age 2021 Cap % of 2021 Cap
WeeksJon Weeks LS 35 $987,500 0.51%