10 Highest Paid NFL Players

Photo by Matt McGee

Photo by Matt McGee

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The NFL is projecting earnings over $12 billion in revenue in 2015, which means many athletes may also earn record-breaking salaries. Although many NFL players make most of their money through off-field endorsements, some players are well paid on the field as well.

Many of the highest paid NFL players have won titles, surpass major milestones in their career, or outperform their team mates, and are paid additional royalties by their team, for their accomplishments.

The salaries of the players on this list are made up of a mixture agreements, contracts, bonuses, and endorsements. These are the 10 highest paid NFL players based on those totals.