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Will Fuller

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Texans, WR Age: 26-281d Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#21 overall), 2016 College: Notre Dame Agent(s): Brian Ayrault (CAA Sports)

Suspended (Suspension)

Fuller V will miss 6 games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances and will be out for the season opener of the 2021-22 season as his suspension carries over.

 

Texans – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Will Fuller signed a 4 year, $10,164,313 contract with the Houston Texans, including a $5,592,228 signing bonus, $9,409,270 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,541,078. In , Fuller will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,164,313
    Signing Bonus $5,592,228
    Average Salary $2,541,078
    Total Guarantees $9,409,270
    Guaranteed at Signing $9,409,270
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 22 $450,000 $1,398,057 $1,848,057 $9,409,270 $6,042,228($6,042,228)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $9,409,270 2016 Cap Savings: $-7,561,213 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $5,592,228 2016 Cap Savings: $-3,744,171 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $5,215,099 2017 Dead Cap: $4,194,171 2016 Cap Savings: $-3,367,042 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2017 Dead Cap: $4,194,171 2016 Cap Savings: $450,000
    2017 Contract details by year 23 $912,014 $1,398,057 $2,310,071 $8,011,213 $912,014($6,954,242)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $8,011,213 2017 Cap Savings: $-5,701,142 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $4,194,171 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,884,100 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $5,215,099 2018 Dead Cap: $2,796,114 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,905,028 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2018 Dead Cap: $2,796,114 2017 Cap Savings: $912,014
    2018 Contract details by year 24 $1,374,028 $1,398,057 $2,772,085 $5,701,142 $1,374,028($8,328,270)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,701,142 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,929,057 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,796,114 2018 Cap Savings: $-24,029 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $4,303,085 2019 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,531,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2019 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2018 Cap Savings: $1,374,028
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $5,775,120 $1,398,057 $7,173,177 $2,929,057 $5,775,120($14,103,390)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,929,057 2019 Cap Savings: $4,244,120 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2019 Cap Savings: $5,775,120 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,929,057 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $4,244,120 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,398,057 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $5,775,120
    2020 Contract details by year 26 $10,162,000 - $10,162,000 $10,162,000 $10,162,000($24,265,390)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $10,162,000 2020 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $10,162,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $10,162,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $10,162,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 5th-year option available (exercised, fully guarantees 3/18/2020)
    • $9.4M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2018 salary + $1.531M of 2019 salary)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $5,592,228 - - - - - $6,042,228
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $912,014 - - - - - - $912,014
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,374,028 - - - - - - $1,374,028
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,775,120 - - - - - - $5,775,120
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,162,000 - - - - - - $10,162,000
    5 seasons $18,673,162 $5,592,228 - - - - - $24,265,390
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $18,673,162 $5,592,228 - - - - - $24,265,390
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/30/2020, 6 games, $2,988,824

      PED


    • TOTAL: $2,988,824

  • Transactions

    Nov 30 2020Suspended 6 game for violating the league's PED Policy, forfeiting $2.98M of 2020 salary with Houston (HOU)
    Apr 26 2019Houston (HOU) exercised a $10.162 million option for 2020
    Jun 27 2016Signed a 4 year $10.1 million contract with Houston (HOU)
    Apr 28 2016Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 1 (#21 overall)
  • 2021 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Will Fuller ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2020 HOU 11 11 11 577 63.3 75 53 879 16.6 79.91 8 0 2 135.9
    2019 HOU 11 11 11 580 53.0 71 49 670 13.7 60.91 3 1 6 85
    2018 HOU 7 7 7 375 34.3 45 32 503 15.7 71.86 4 0 0 74.3
    2017 HOU 10 10 10 530 48.1 50 28 423 15.1 42.30 7 0 3 85.2
    2016 HOU 15 14 13 830 79.2 92 47 635 13.5 45.36 2 2 6 75.2
    Totals 54 53 52 2,892 - 333 209 3,110 14.9 58.68 24 3 19 455.60