Zach Cunningham
Inside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 2 (#57 overall), 2017
Experience: 4 Years
College: Vanderbilt
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$58,000,000
Signing Bonus $12,000,000 AAV$14,500,000 G'teed:$32,500,000 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2020 Contract details by year 25 $1,074,783 $2,748,046 $2,000,000 - $5,822,829 $23,848,046
2021 Contract details by year 26 $8,500,000 $2,400,000 $500,000 - $11,400,000 $18,100,000
2022 Contract details by year 27 $10,000,000 $2,400,000 $500,000 - $12,900,000 $7,200,000
2023 Contract details by year 28 $11,000,000 $2,400,000 $500,000 - $13,900,000 $4,800,000
2024 Contract details by year 29 $12,500,000 $2,400,000 $500,000 - $15,400,000 $2,400,000
Contract Notes:
  • $32.5M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2020 salary + 2020 roster bonus + 2021 salary)
  • 2022 salary fully guarantees in March 2022
  • 2020 Roster Bonus: $2M
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $1,392,178 - $1,857,178
2018 Player Cash Earnings $668,261 - - $668,261
2019 Player Cash Earnings $871,522 - - $871,522
2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,074,783 $12,000,000 $2,000,000 $15,074,783
4 seasons $3,079,566 $13,392,178 $2,000,000 $18,471,744

Cap Hit

#8
Inside Linebacker
#5
Houston Texans
#135
NFL

AAV

#5
Inside Linebacker
#76
NFL

Cash

#5
Inside Linebacker
#147
NFL
  • Aug 30 2020

    Signed a 4 year $58 million contract extension with Houston (HOU)

  • Nov 3 2017

    Fined $18,231 Roughing the Passer against Russell Wilson (SEA)

  • May 12 2017

    Signed a 4 year $4.47 million contract with Houston (HOU)

  • Apr 28 2017

    Drafted by Houston (HOU): Round 2 (#57 overall)