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Published: Oct. 25, 2012 at 12:43 p.m.
Updated: Oct. 25, 2012 at 12:50 p.m.

Forbes: Top 10 Least Liked Players

Would you love him if he was on your team? A Forbes poll found that Detroit Lions defender Ndamukong Suh was the NFL's least-liked player. Find out who else made the list.

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  • Kansas City Chiefs<br>
Salary: $1.5 million<br>Appeal: 31%<br><br>
Forbes: "Like  Sanchez on a different scale  - not an unlikable guy, just a big name from a big school (Notre Dame) who has under-delivered."<br><br>
(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) 10

    10. Brady Quinn

    Kansas City Chiefs
    Salary: $1.5 million
    Appeal: 31%

    Forbes: "Like Sanchez on a different scale - not an unlikable guy, just a big name from a big school (Notre Dame) who has under-delivered."

    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

  • New York Jets<br>
Salary: $7.9 million<br>
Appeal: 31%<br><br>
Forbes: "A bit puzzling in that there’s nothing particularly unlikable about Sanchez. But when you’re a high pick from a top school (USC, where he followed Leinart), fans eventually expect big results. And with Tim Tebow now on the Jets’ depth chart, the scrutiny intensifies."
<br><br>(AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) 9

    9. Mark Sanchez

    New York Jets
    Salary: $7.9 million
    Appeal: 31%

    Forbes: "A bit puzzling in that there’s nothing particularly unlikable about Sanchez. But when you’re a high pick from a top school (USC, where he followed Leinart), fans eventually expect big results. And with Tim Tebow now on the Jets’ depth chart, the scrutiny intensifies."

    (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

  • New York Jets<br>
Salary: $9.2 million<br>
Appeal: 28%<br><br>
Forbes: "Unloaded by Pittsburgh because of attitude, which he’s flashed in New York as well. Yet the Jets gave him $45 million for five years."
<br><br>(AP Photo/Scott Boehm) 8

    8. Santonio Holmes

    New York Jets
    Salary: $9.2 million
    Appeal: 28%

    Forbes: "Unloaded by Pittsburgh because of attitude, which he’s flashed in New York as well. Yet the Jets gave him $45 million for five years."

    (AP Photo/Scott Boehm)

  • Dallas Cowboys<br>
Salary: $2.6 million<br>
Appeal: 27%<br><br>
Forbes: "What did we just say about Dallas quarterbacks? Even Romo’s backup makes the list, though Orton’s up and down tenures in Chicago and Denver play a roll."<br><br>
(AP Photo/Greg Trott) 7

    7. Kyle Orton

    Dallas Cowboys
    Salary: $2.6 million
    Appeal: 27%

    Forbes: "What did we just say about Dallas quarterbacks? Even Romo’s backup makes the list, though Orton’s up and down tenures in Chicago and Denver play a roll."

    (AP Photo/Greg Trott)

  • Dallas Cowboys<br>
Salary: $8 million<br>
Appeal: 27%<br><br>
Forbes: "The Cowboys are America’s polarizing team, there to be loved or hated. When you’re the quarterback, that applies to you the most."<br><br>(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) 6

    6. Tony Romo

    Dallas Cowboys
    Salary: $8 million
    Appeal: 27%

    Forbes: "The Cowboys are America’s polarizing team, there to be loved or hated. When you’re the quarterback, that applies to you the most."

    (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

  • Oakland Raiders<br>
Salary: $700,000<br>
Appeal: 26% <br><br>
Forbes: "First round pick out of USC in 2006 is now with his third team. The lesson for a supposed golden boy who amasses just 18 NFL starts in six-plus years: USC only seems like LA ‘s pro team. Don’t act like a rock star until you are one."<br><br>
(AP Photo/Paul Jasienski) 5

    5. Matt Leinart

    Oakland Raiders
    Salary: $700,000
    Appeal: 26%

    Forbes: "First round pick out of USC in 2006 is now with his third team. The lesson for a supposed golden boy who amasses just 18 NFL starts in six-plus years: USC only seems like LA ‘s pro team. Don’t act like a rock star until you are one."

    (AP Photo/Paul Jasienski)

  • San Francisco 49ers<br>
Salary: $2.5 million<br>
Appeal: 24%<br><br>
Forbes: "With Terrell Owens no longer around, Moss takes over as the NFL’s premier wide receiver diva."
<br><br>(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall) 4

    4. Randy Moss

    San Francisco 49ers
    Salary: $2.5 million
    Appeal: 24%

    Forbes: "With Terrell Owens no longer around, Moss takes over as the NFL’s premier wide receiver diva."

    (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

  • Philadelphia Eagles<br>
Salary: $13.9 million<br>
Appeal: 23%<br><br>
Forbes: "Vick is making steady progress – he used to easily top this list in the wake of his legal woes from a few years ago. But now he’s dealing with a big new contract and an uneven performance in 2012."<br><br>(AP Photo/Brian Garfinkel) 3

    3. Michael Vick

    Philadelphia Eagles
    Salary: $13.9 million
    Appeal: 23%

    Forbes: "Vick is making steady progress – he used to easily top this list in the wake of his legal woes from a few years ago. But now he’s dealing with a big new contract and an uneven performance in 2012."

    (AP Photo/Brian Garfinkel)

  • Chicago Bears<br>
Salary: $9.6 million<br>
Appeal: 21%<br><br>
Forbes: "Inconsistent, and whiny with his teammates and coaches."<br><br>
(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack) 2

    2. Jay Cutler

    Chicago Bears
    Salary: $9.6 million
    Appeal: 21%

    Forbes: "Inconsistent, and whiny with his teammates and coaches."

    (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

  • Detroit Lions<br>
Salary: $6.6 million<br>
Appeal 19%<br><br>
Forbes: "In a low payout year of his five-year, $60 million deal that runs through 2014. Popular when he came into the league two years ago, Suh has developed a reputation for dirty play on the defensive line."<br><br> (Ric Tapia/NFL) 1

    1. Ndamukong Suh

    Detroit Lions
    Salary: $6.6 million
    Appeal 19%

    Forbes: "In a low payout year of his five-year, $60 million deal that runs through 2014. Popular when he came into the league two years ago, Suh has developed a reputation for dirty play on the defensive line."

    (Ric Tapia/NFL)

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