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Listing the top salaries, cap hits, cash, earnings, contracts, and bonuses, for all active NFL players.

2018 Defense Cap Hit Rankings

Player cap hit
1

Justin Houston

Outside Linebacker
$20,600,000
2

Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle
$17,900,000
3

Calais Campbell

Defensive End
$17,500,000
4

Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End
$17,143,000

DeMarcus Lawrence

Defensive End
$17,143,000
6

Olivier Vernon

Defensive End
$17,000,000

Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle
$17,000,000
8

Josh Norman

Cornerback
$16,737,500
9

Jimmy Smith

Cornerback
$15,675,000
10

Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker
$15,500,000

A.J. Bouye

Cornerback
$15,500,000

Malik Jackson

Defensive Tackle
$15,500,000
13

J.J. Watt

Defensive End
$15,000,000
14

Patrick Peterson

Cornerback
$14,956,965
15

Jurrell Casey

Defensive Tackle
$14,920,000
16

Ndamukong Suh

Defensive Tackle
$14,500,000
17

Cameron Jordan

Defensive End
$14,497,000
18

Melvin Ingram

Outside Linebacker
$13,875,000
19

Khalil Mack

Defensive End
$13,846,000
20

Bobby Wagner

Inside Linebacker
$13,600,000
21

Xavier Rhodes

Cornerback
$13,400,000
22

Luke Kuechly

Inside Linebacker
$13,100,059
23

Janoris Jenkins

Cornerback
$13,000,000

Eric Berry

Free Safety
$13,000,000
25

Desmond Trufant

Cornerback
$12,900,000
26

Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle
$12,750,000
27

Stephon Gilmore

Cornerback
$12,506,250
28

Jason Pierre-Paul

Defensive End
$12,500,000
29

Cameron Heyward

Defensive End
$12,456,250
30

Ryan Kerrigan

Outside Linebacker
$12,450,000
31

Jadeveon Clowney

Outside Linebacker
$12,306,000

Anthony Barr

Outside Linebacker
$12,306,000
33

Jamie Collins

Outside Linebacker
$12,150,000
34

Devin McCourty

Free Safety
$11,935,000
35

Joe Haden

Cornerback
$11,916,666
36

Everson Griffen

Defensive End
$11,600,000
37

Robert Quinn

Outside Linebacker
$11,444,412
38

Clay Matthews

Outside Linebacker
$11,368,750
39

LaMarcus Joyner

Free Safety
$11,287,000
40

Logan Ryan

Cornerback
$11,166,666
41

Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker
$11,016,666
42

Michael Brockers

Defensive Tackle
$11,000,000

Aqib Talib

Cornerback
$11,000,000
44

Derek Wolfe

Defensive End
$10,768,750
45

Nick Perry

Outside Linebacker
$10,750,000
46

Jerry Hughes

Defensive End
$10,400,000

Earl Thomas

Free Safety
$10,400,000
48

Chris Harris

Cornerback
$10,366,666
49

Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle
$10,175,000
50

Von Miller

Outside Linebacker
$10,125,000
51

Malcolm Jenkins

Free Safety
$10,100,000
52

Mark Barron

Inside Linebacker
$10,000,000

Andre Branch

Defensive End
$10,000,000

Trumaine Johnson

Cornerback
$10,000,000

Harrison Smith

Free Safety
$10,000,000
56

Mike Daniels

Defensive Tackle
$9,837,500
57

Mario Addison

Defensive End
$9,666,666
58

Kiko Alonso

Outside Linebacker
$9,662,500
59

Cameron Wake

Defensive End
$9,625,000
60

Robert Alford

Cornerback
$9,600,000

Damon Harrison

Defensive Tackle
$9,600,000

Akiem Hicks

Defensive End
$9,600,000
63

Dre Kirkpatrick

Cornerback
$9,568,750
64

Geno Atkins

Defensive Tackle
$9,550,000
65

Kam Chancellor

Strong Safety
$9,300,000
66

Tyrone Crawford

Defensive End
$9,100,000
67

Kareem Jackson

Cornerback
$9,000,000

Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker
$9,000,000
69

Lavonte David

Outside Linebacker
$8,750,000
70

Dee Ford

Outside Linebacker
$8,718,000

C.J. Mosley

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000

Deone Bucannon

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000

Ryan Shazier

Inside Linebacker
$8,718,000
74

Vontaze Burfict

Outside Linebacker
$8,619,375
75

Jimmie Ward

Free Safety
$8,526,000

Darqueze Dennard

Cornerback
$8,526,000

Jason Verrett

Cornerback
$8,526,000

Bradley Roby

Cornerback
$8,526,000
79

Dont'a Hightower

Outside Linebacker
$8,523,435
80

Buster Skrine

Cornerback
$8,500,000
81

Derrick Morgan

Outside Linebacker
$8,437,500
82

Rodney McLeod

Free Safety
$8,406,250
83

Bruce Irvin

Outside Linebacker
$8,250,000

Eric Weddle

Free Safety
$8,250,000
85

K.J. Wright

Outside Linebacker
$8,200,000
86

Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle
$8,050,000
87

Brent Grimes

Cornerback
$8,000,000

Brandon Graham

Defensive End
$8,000,000

Sheldon Richardson

Defensive Tackle
$8,000,000
90

Allen Bailey

Defensive End
$7,968,750
91

Aaron Colvin

Cornerback
$7,750,000
92

Benardrick McKinney

Inside Linebacker
$7,700,721
93

Jabaal Sheard

Outside Linebacker
$7,500,000

Prince Amukamara

Cornerback
$7,500,000
95

Dante Fowler Jr.

Defensive End
$7,474,171
96

Carlos Dunlap

Defensive End
$7,300,000
97

Danny Trevathan

Inside Linebacker
$7,150,000
98

Joey Bosa

Defensive End
$7,056,459
99

Tashaun Gipson

Free Safety
$7,050,000
100

Tyrann Mathieu

Free Safety
$7,000,000