Houston Texans

Houston Texans Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Houston Texans, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Total Cap Allocations   $153,154,596 $92,301,884 $46,483,708 $32,000,000
Signed Players   44 14 7 1 0
Quarterbacks   $41,586,633 $43,823,794 $39,060,954 $32,000,000
Running Backs   $3,805,294
Fullbacks  
Wide Receivers   $16,205,871 $6,328,595 $4,050,028
Tight Ends   $1,738,046 $1,028,046 $1,143,046
Offensive Line   $42,658,823 $27,991,009
Defensive Line   $9,208,209 $4,883,135 $1,100,709
Linebackers   $8,285,141 $1,013,971 $1,128,971
Secondary   $18,881,083
Special Teams   $7,133,333 $7,233,334
Injured Reserve  
Suspended  
Dead   $35,122,215


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Texans Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Deshaun Watson QB $40,400,000 $42,400,000 $37,400,000 $32,000,000 0UFA
Davis Mills QB $1,186,633 $1,423,794 $1,660,954 0UFA 0-
Tyrod Taylor QB 0UFA
 
Running Backs Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Rex Burkhead RB $2,085,294 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Scottie Phillips RB $895,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Darius Anderson RB $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
David Johnson RB 0UFA
Royce Freeman RB 0UFA
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Brandin Cooks WR $16,205,871 $5,000,000 $2,500,000 0- 0-
Phillip Dorsett WR $1,135,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Nico Collins WR $1,107,163 $1,328,595 $1,550,028 0UFA 0-
Jalen Camp WR $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Damon Hazelton WR $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Danny Amendola WR 0UFA
Chris Conley WR 0UFA
Chris Moore WR 0UFA
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Brevin Jordan TE $913,046 $1,028,046 $1,143,046 0UFA 0-
Paul Quessenberry TE $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Antony Auclair TE 0UFA
Jordan Akins TE 0UFA
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Laremy Tunsil LT $26,153,333 $26,803,333 0UFA 0- 0-
Marcus Cannon RT $5,202,940 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tytus Howard RT $3,889,948 0- 0UFA 0- 0-
Justin McCray G $2,232,352 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Max Scharping G $1,612,574 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Charlie Heck LT $1,072,676 $1,187,676 0UFA 0- 0-
Jake Eldrenkamp G $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jordan Steckler G $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Sam Cooper G $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Justin Britt C 0UFA
Geron Christian T 0UFA
Jimmy Morrissey C 0ERFA
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Jordan Jenkins DE $3,323,521 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Ross Blacklock DT $2,167,484 $2,528,731 0UFA 0- 0-
Jonathan Greenard DE $1,231,495 $1,368,695 0UFA 0- 0-
Ron'Dell Carter DE $910,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Roy Lopez DT $870,709 $985,709 $1,100,709 0UFA 0-
Michael Dwumfour DT $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Maliek Collins DT 0UFA
Vincent Taylor DT 0UFA
DeMarcus Walker DE 0UFA
Jaleel Johnson DT 0UFA
 
Linebackers Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Kevin Pierre-Louis OLB $3,691,170 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Derek Rivers OLB $1,200,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Garret Wallow OLB $898,971 $1,013,971 $1,128,971 0UFA 0-
Demone Harris OLB $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josh Watson LB $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Connor Strachan LB $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Christian Kirksey ILB 0UFA
Eric Wilson OLB 0UFA
Kamu Grugier-Hill OLB 0UFA
Neville Hewitt ILB 0UFA
Tae Davis LB 0UFA
Hardy Nickerson Jr. ILB 0UFA
Jake Martin OLB 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Eric Murray SS $6,735,280 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Terrance Mitchell CB $3,161,754 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tavierre Thomas CB $2,250,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Lonnie Johnson CB $1,659,049 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tremon Smith CB $1,325,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
T.J. Green S $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jimmy Moreland CB $965,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Grayland Arnold CB $910,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jonathan Owens S $910,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Desmond King CB 0UFA
A.J. Moore S 0UFA
Terrence Brooks FS 0UFA
Justin Reid S 0UFA
Grayland Arnold CB 0RFA
 
Special Teams Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Ka'imi Fairbairn K $4,300,000 $4,400,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Cameron Johnston P $2,833,333 $2,833,334 0UFA 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2022 2023 2024 2025 2026
Zach Cunningham ILB $12,832,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Whitney Mercilus OLB $7,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Shaq Lawson DE $5,257,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Bradley Roby CB $4,800,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Randall Cobb WR $3,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Brandon Dunn DT $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Andre Roberts WR $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
John Reid CB $247,200 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kahale Warring TE $223,051 0- 0- 0- 0-
Isaiah Coulter WR $146,476 0- 0- 0- 0-
Charles Omenihu DE $73,820 0- 0- 0- 0-
Carson Green T $16,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ryan McCollum C $16,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Damon Hazelton WR $8,334 0- 0- 0- 0-