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Published: March 14, 2019 at 04:32 p.m.

NFL's biggest contracts for 2019

Take a look at the highest paid NFL players for the 2019 season, as ranked by their average yearly salary according to Over the Cap. Aaron Rodgers remains at the top, but you might be surprised about who where Tom Brady is. See who else gets the bread.

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    James D. Smith/Associated Press

    1) Aaron Rodgers (QB), Green Bay Packers - $33,500,000

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    John Bazemore/Associated Press

    2) Matt Ryan (QB), Atlanta Falcons - $30,000,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    3) Kirk Cousins (QB), Minnesota Vikings - $28,000,000

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    4) Jimmy Garoppolo (QB), San Francisco 49ers - $27,500,000

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    5) Matthew Stafford (QB), Detroit Lions - $27,000,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    6) Derek Carr (QB), Oakland Raiders - $25,005,000

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    Tom DiPace/Associated Press

    7) Drew Brees (QB), New Orleans Saints - $25,000,000

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    Darron Cummings/Associated Press

    8) Andrew Luck (QB), Indianapolis Colts - $24,594,000

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    9) Khalil Mack (OLB), Chicago Bears - $23,500,000

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    Susan Walsh/Associated Press

    10) Alex Smith (QB), Washington Redskins - $23,500,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    11) Aaron Donald (DE), Los Angeles Rams - $22,500,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    12) Joe Flacco (QB), Denver Broncos - $22,133,333

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    13) Russell Wilson (QB), Seattle Seahawks - $21,900,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    14) Ben Roethlisberger (QB), Pittsburgh Steelers - $21,850,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    15) Eli Manning (QB), New York Giants - $21,000,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    16) Philip Rivers (QB), Los Angeles Chargers - $20,812,500

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    Paul Sancya/Associated Press

    17) Cam Newton (QB), Carolina Panthers - $20,760,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    18) DeMarcus Lawrence (DE), Dallas Cowboys - $20,571,600

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    19) Tom Brady (QB), New England Patriots - $20,500,000

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    Logan Bowles/NFL

    20) Ryan Tannehill (QB), Miami Dolphins - $19,250,000

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    Ryan Kang/NFL

    21) Von Miller (OLB), Denver Broncos - $19,083,333

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    22) Odell Beckham Jr. (WR), Cleveland Browns - $18,000,000

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    Ric Tapia/NFL

    23) Trey Flowers (DE), Detriot Lions - $18,000,000

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    Rick Scuteri/Associated Press

    24) Case Keenum (QB), Washington Redskins - $18,000,000

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    Aaron M. Sprecher/Associated Press

    25) Frank Clark (DE), Seattle Seahawks - $17,128,000

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    Aaron M. Sprecher/Associated Press

    26) Fletcher Cox (DT), Philadelphia Eagles - $17,100,000

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    27) C.J. Mosley (ILB), New York Jets - $17,000,000

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    Evan Pinkus/Associated Press

    28) Olivier Vernon (DE), Cleveland Browns - $17,000,000

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    29) Antonio Brown (WR), Oakland Raiders - $17,000,000

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    30) J.J. Watt (DE), Houston Texans - $16,666,667