Top 10 highest paid NFL Quarterbacks 2017, Unique features of these Top 10 highest paid successful NFL Quarterbacks.
We all are known to the fact that National Football League is extremely famous in America. The players as well as the coaches of the teams in this tournament are paid huge amount. Most of these players are considered to be at the top as they earn more than other athletes in different games. Especially the quarterbacks are paid huge amount so that the teams can play well.
List of Top 10 highest paid successful NFL Quarterbacks 2017
There are many talented quarterbacks who play for many famous teams and they are also been paid a good amount. Here we can take a look at the list of top 10 highest paid successful NFL Quarterbacks 2017.
1) Ben Roethlisberger: Among the players who play NFL, Ben Roethlisberger is the highest paid. During the next season he will receive a salary of $35.25 million. Presently he is playing for Pittsburgh Steelers and for next five year there is a deal with the team of $99 million. In the year 2004 he was considered as the AP NFL Offensive Rookie of the year.
2) Cam Newton: He is one of the most talented American Football Quarterback. He is presently playing for the Carolina Panthers. He is the only player who has been awarded with Heisman Trophy. He is in contract with this team for next five years at a value of $103.8 million. He has also been awarded as the Pepsi NFL Rookie of the year in 2011.
3) Matt Ryan: Atlanta Falcons has made a contract with Matt Ryan, one of the most talented quarterbacks, with the hope that he will make the team to reach to the playoffs. He is in contract with Atlanta Falcons at a value of $103.75 million. In the year 2008 he was awarded with the Pepsi NFL rookie of the year.
4) Jay Cutler: This American Football Quarterback is presently playing for Chicago Bears. He has been contracted for seven years by this team at a value of $126 million. Since the year 2009 he is with this team and has a passer rating of 85.3. Previously he was playing for Denver Broncos.
5) Drew Brees: He holds the record of NFL passing yards and thus he has been signed by New Orlealans Saints at $100 million. He has also been paid $37 million as signing bonus. He has huge experience in NFL and has also bagged many awards. He holds of the record of All time Leader in Completion Percentage.
6) Eli Manning: He is the two time winner of super bowl and he is playing for New York Giants. He was signed by this team in the year 2009 at a value of $97.5 million. He possesses a passing rate of 82.4.
7) Tony Romo: The famous NFL team Dallas Cowboys has appointed this talented quarterback at a value of $108 million. He is in six years deal with Dallas Cowboys. He is the highest paid player of this team since inception. His presence in this team has made it possible to gain huge success of this team.
8) Philip Rivers: In the year 2009, San Diego Chargers has made a six years contract with him at a value of $91 million. His passing rate is 96 which is the fourth best passing rate on NFL. He helped the team to win the first playoff game since the year 1994. He holds a record of completion percentage of 83 percent.
9) Peyton Manning: Previously Peyton Manning was playing for Indianapolis Colts. But, afterwards he joined Denver Broncos in the year 2012. He is in a five year contract with Denver Broncos at a value of $96 million. He possesses a great passing rate of 97.5. In the year 2013 Manning has been awarded as the AP National Football League comeback Player of the Year.
10) Sam Bradford: He holds the record of most consecutive passes without any interception by any rookie in the NFL. Since the year 2010 to 2014, he played for St. Louis Rams. Now he has joined Philadelphia Eagles at a price of $78 million.
Those above are the highest paid National Football League players who are presently being ranked within top ten.