Here is a list for the top 15 highest paid NFL players for the 2010 season, with Peyton Manning on top.
Peyton Manning, COLTS
Peyton manning; of the colts.
as of 2010, the highest paid rookie is Sam Bradford who signed a $41 million contract
The second highest paid position in the NFL is actually the left offensive tackle at an average yearly salary of $5.5 million. Why so much? Because he has the job of protecting the blind side of the highest paid player in the NFL, the quarterback.
tom brady and L.T
The Quarterback position is traditionally the highest paid player on the team. After the QB.... DB, Wide Outs, Linemen.
Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan is the highest paid player in the NFL as of July 10, 2014. He is set to make $43.8 million in 2014.
Peyton manning with 18mil / year, I believe.
Peyton manning. --- 7yr/ 99million$