Published by Dan on Sep 14, 2015

2015 NFL Players from the Big Ten

What Big Ten schools have the most and highest paid NFL players?

College Players Salaries
1. Wisconsin 26 $93.7M
2. Ohio State 37 $69.9M
3. Penn State 29 $61.4M
4. Michigan 23 $54.4M
5. Iowa 30 $52.1M
6. Purdue 14 $51.8M
7. Illinois 13 $40.7M
8. Michigan St 25 $28.2M
9. Nebraska 19 $19.3M
10. Minnesota 11 $14.5M
11. Indiana 8 $10.5M
12. Northwestern 12 $10M
13. Rutgers 5 $2.6M
14. Maryland 3 $1.3M

Illinois

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Corey Liuget Chargers DT $10.3M
2. Vontae Davis Colts CB $9M
3. Whitney Mercilus Texans OLB $6.5M
4. Jon Asamoah Falcons G $4.5M
5. Alan Ball Bears CB $3M
6. Jeff Cumberland Jets TE $1.9M
7. Michael Hoomanawanui Patriots TE $1.2M
8. Jeff Allen Chiefs G $1.2M
9. Tavon Wilson Patriots FS $1.1M
10. Arrelious Benn Jaguars WR $710K
11. Hugh Thornton Colts G $683.8K
12. Akeem Spence Buccaneers DT $661.1K
13. Justin Staples Titans OLB $112.2K

Indiana

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Rodger Saffold Rams G $6.3M
2. Cody Latimer Broncos WR $927.2K
3. Tracy Porter Bears CB $870K
4. Tevin Coleman Falcons RB $804.8K
5. Bobby Richardson Saints DT $526.7K
6. Marcus Thigpen Bills WR $482.5K
7. Adam Replogle Falcons G $480K
8. Andrew McDonald Browns RT $112.2K

Iowa

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Bryan Bulaga Packers RT $6.8M
2. Marshal Yanda Ravens G $6.4M
3. Chad Greenway Vikings OLB $6.3M
4. Brandon Scherff Redskins G $5.3M
5. Jonathan Babineaux Falcons DT $3M
6. Adrian Clayborn Falcons DE $3M
7. Scott Chandler Patriots TE $2.7M
8. Brandon Myers Buccaneers TE $2.1M
9. Riley Reiff Lions LT $2M
10. Karl Klug Titans DT $1.9M
11. Bradley Fletcher Patriots CB $1.5M
12. Charles Godfrey Falcons SS $1.3M
13. Colin Cole Panthers DT $1.1M
14. C.J. Fiedorowicz Texans TE $798.8K
15. Carl Davis Ravens DT $768.7K
16. Christian Kirksey Browns ILB $760K
17. Andrew Donnal Rams T $694.2K
18. Anthony Hitchens Cowboys ILB $663.7K
19. Allen Reisner Ravens TE $660K
20. Mike Daniels Packers DE $600.1K
21. Micah Hyde Packers FS $584.5K
22. Mark Weisman Bengals RB $526.2K
23. Brandon Wegher Panthers RB $525.8K
24. Ray Hamilton Steelers TE $525.8K
25. Damond Powell Cardinals WR $525.2K
26. Matt Tobin Eagles G $496.7K
27. James Ferentz Broncos C $480K
28. Louis Trinca-Pasat Rams DT $112.2K
29. Adam Gettis Giants G $112.2K
30. Ricky Stanzi Lions QB $112.2K

Maryland

Note also has NFL players from ACC

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Stefon Diggs Vikings WR $626.9K
2. Darius Kilgo Broncos DT $597.9K
3. Cole Farrand Giants ILB $112.2K

Michigan

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Leon Hall Bengals CB $9.8M
2. Tom Brady Patriots QB $9M
3. David Harris Jets ILB $7.2M
4. Brandon Graham Eagles OLB $6.5M
5. Chad Henne Jaguars QB $4M
6. Charles Woodson Raiders SS $3.2M
7. Taylor Lewan Titans LT $2.9M
8. Alan Branch Patriots DT $2.2M
9. Devin Funchess Panthers WR $1.4M
10. Jason Avant Chiefs WR $950K
11. LaMarr Woodley Cardinals OLB $950K
12. Frank Clark Seahawks DE $933.1K
13. Michael Schofield Broncos RT $694.3K
14. Jake Ryan Packers OLB $684.2K
15. Mike Martin Titans DE $681.9K
16. Jordan Kovacs Dolphins SS $605K
17. Denard Robinson Jaguars RB $593.4K
18. David Molk Eagles C $540K
19. Kenny Demens Cardinals ILB $540K
20. Patrick Omameh Bears G $496K
21. Drew Nowak Seahawks G $480K
22. Brennen Beyer Ravens OLB $112.2K
23. Fitz Toussaint Steelers RB $112.2K

Michigan St

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Brian Hoyer Texans QB $5.3M
2. Domata Peko Bengals DT $4.5M
3. Trae Waynes Vikings CB $3.2M
4. Drew Stanton Cardinals QB $2.7M
5. Darqueze Dennard Bengals CB $2M
6. Le'Veon Bell Steelers RB $1M
7. Kevin Vickerson Jets DT $950K
8. Kellen Davis Jets TE $950K
9. Garrett Celek 49ers TE $710K
10. Jeremy Langford Bears RB $705.9K
11. Trenton Robinson Redskins FS $685K
12. Dion Sims Dolphins TE $656.9K
13. Kirk Cousins Redskins QB $643.2K
14. William Gholston Buccaneers DE $640.1K
15. Keshawn Martin Texans WR $628.1K
16. Tony Lippett Dolphins WR $623.7K
17. Keith Mumphery Texans WR $611.6K
18. Glenn Winston Browns RB $510K
19. Bennie Fowler Broncos WR $435K
20. Taiwan Jones Jets LB $112.2K
21. Marcus Rush 49ers DT $112.2K
22. Kurtis Drummond Texans SS $112.2K
23. Max Bullough Texans ILB $112.2K
24. Dan France Bengals G $112.2K
25. Andrew Gleichert Eagles TE $112.2K

Minnesota

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Eric Decker Jets WR $7.3M
2. Ra'Shede Hageman Falcons DE $1.3M
3. Marcus Sherels Vikings CB $1.1M
4. Matt Spaeth Steelers TE $1.1M
5. Maxx Williams Ravens TE $1M
6. Damien Wilson Cowboys ILB $686.6K
7. Brock Vereen Bears FS $665.5K
8. David Cobb Titans RB $631.4K
9. MarQueis Gray Bills TE $496.3K
10. Isaac Fruechte Vikings WR $112.2K
11. Cedric Thompson Dolphins FS $112.2K

Nebraska

Note also has NFL players from Big 12

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Lavonte David Buccaneers OLB $10.1M
2. Ameer Abdullah Lions RB $1M
3. Randy Gregory Cowboys OLB $953.7K
4. Spencer Long Redskins G $716K
5. Eric Martin Patriots OLB $645K
6. Jared Crick Texans DE $622.9K
7. Kenny Bell Buccaneers WR $621.2K
8. Rex Burkhead Bengals RB $565.6K
9. Daimion Stafford Titans SS $551.5K
10. Joshua Mitchell Colts CB $525.7K
11. Brent Qvale Jets RT $525K
12. Quincy Enunwa Jets WR $525K
13. Jeremiah Sirles Vikings RT $510K
14. Will Compton Redskins ILB $496.7K
15. Mohammed Seisay Seahawks CB $465K
16. Stanley Jean-Baptiste Lions CB $112.2K
17. Zaire Anderson Broncos OLB $112.2K
18. Jason Ankrah Titans DE $112.2K
19. Trevor Roach Bengals ILB $112.2K

Northwestern

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Zach Strief Saints RT $4M
2. Corey Wootton Lions DT $825K
3. Sherrick McManis Bears CB $825K
4. Ibraheim Campbell Browns SS $698K
5. Mike Kafka Vikings QB $660K
6. Corbin Bryant Bills DT $585K
7. Trevor Siemian Broncos QB $583.2K
8. Jimmy Hall Raiders SS $531.7K
9. Chi Chi Ariguzo Chargers LB $526.3K
10. Kyle Prater Saints WR $525K
11. Rashad Lawrence Jaguars WR $112.2K
12. Brian Peters Vikings ILB $112.2K

Ohio State

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Cameron Heyward Steelers DE $9.9M
2. James Laurinaitis Rams ILB $8.3M
3. Nick Mangold Jets C $7.7M
4. Donte Whitner Browns SS $7M
5. Malcolm Jenkins Eagles FS $5.2M
6. Alex Boone 49ers G $3M
7. Brian Hartline Browns WR $3M
8. Ryan Shazier Steelers ILB $2.4M
9. Ted Ginn Jr. Panthers WR $2.1M
10. Mike Nugent Bengals K $1.8M
11. Bradley Roby Broncos CB $1.7M
12. A.J. Hawk Bengals OLB $1.6M
13. Devin Smith Jets WR $1.5M
14. Kurt Coleman Panthers FS $1.4M
15. Will Allen Steelers SS $1.1M
16. Johnathan Hankins Giants DT $1M
17. Carlos Hyde 49ers RB $920.4K
18. Jack Mewhort Colts RT $893.5K
19. Mike Adams Steelers LT $885.9K
20. Jake McQuaide Rams LS $861.3K
21. Chimdi Chekwa Raiders CB $745K
22. Jeff Heuerman Broncos TE $742.1K
23. Dan Herron Colts RB $660K
24. Terrelle Pryor Browns WR $660K
25. Michael Bennett Jaguars DT $604.7K
26. Corey Linsley Packers C $601.3K
27. Mike Brewster Saints C $585K
28. John Simon Texans OLB $585K
29. Nate Ebner Patriots FS $549.2K
30. Corey Brown Panthers WR $515K
31. Andrew Norwell Panthers G $514K
32. Travis Howard Falcons CB $435K
33. Rod Smith Seahawks RB $112.2K
34. Christian Bryant Rams FS $112.2K
35. Doug Worthington Rams DE $112.2K
36. Reid Fragel Buccaneers RT $112.2K
37. Jake Stoneburner Dolphins TE $112.2K

Penn State

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Navorro Bowman 49ers ILB $9.1M
2. Jared Odrick Jaguars DE $8.5M
3. Sean Lee Cowboys OLB $7M
4. Cameron Wake Dolphins DE $6.6M
5. Tamba Hali Chiefs OLB $6M
6. Paul Posluszny Jaguars ILB $5M
7. Robbie Gould Bears K $3.8M
8. Stefen Wisniewski Jaguars C $2.5M
9. Donovan Smith Buccaneers LT $1.5M
10. Andrew Quarless Packers TE $1.5M
11. Allen Robinson Jaguars WR $877.7K
12. A.Q. Shipley Cardinals C $785K
13. Jordan Norwood Broncos WR $695K
14. Jordan Hill Seahawks DT $691K
15. DaQuan Jones Titans DE $668.9K
16. Gerald Hodges Vikings OLB $645K
17. Adrian Amos Bears FS $628.1K
18. Jesse James Steelers TE $622.2K
19. Jack Crawford Cowboys DE $615K
20. John Urschel Ravens G $591.1K
21. Nathan Stupar Falcons ILB $585K
22. Johnnie Troutman Chargers G $572.9K
23. Michael Mauti Saints ILB $555.7K
24. Garry Gilliam Seahawks RT $514K
25. Matt McGloin Raiders QB $495K
26. Mike Hull Dolphins ILB $112.2K
27. Ross Travis Chiefs TE $112.2K
28. Brad Bars Giants DE $112.2K
29. Deion Barnes Jets DE $112.2K

Purdue

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Drew Brees Saints QB $20M
2. Ryan Kerrigan Redskins OLB $11.5M
3. Cliff Avril Seahawks DE $7.1M
4. Michael Neal Packers DE $4M
5. Rob Ninkovich Patriots DE $3.5M
6. Kawann Short Panthers DT $1.2M
7. Anthony Spencer Saints OLB $950K
8. Dennis Kelly Eagles G $790K
9. Ryan Russell Cowboys DE $620.7K
10. Kevin Pamphile Buccaneers LT $604.6K
11. Gabe Holmes Raiders TE $528.3K
12. Ricardo Allen Falcons CB $465K
13. Bruce Gaston Packers DT $465K
14. Raheem Mostert Eagles RB $112.2K

Rutgers

Note also has NFL players from Big East, AAC

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Tyler Kroft Bengals TE $742.8K
2. Michael Burton Lions FB $616.1K
3. Kevin Brock Saints TE $585K
4. Kevin Snyder Lions LB $525.3K
5. Kaleb Johnson Ravens T $112.2K

Wisconsin

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Russell Wilson Seahawks QB $21.9M
2. J.J. Watt Texans DE $16.7M
3. Joe Thomas Browns LT $11.5M
4. DeAndre Levy Lions OLB $8.4M
5. Lance Kendricks Rams TE $4.6M
6. Owen Daniels Broncos TE $4.1M
7. Garrett Graham Texans TE $3.8M
8. Kraig Urbik Bills G $3.7M
9. Melvin Gordon Chargers RB $2.7M
10. Jonathan Casillas Giants OLB $2.7M
11. Kevin Zeitler Bengals G $1.9M
12. Travis Frederick Cowboys C $1.7M
13. O'Brien Schofield Falcons OLB $1.7M
14. Scott Tolzien Packers QB $1.4M
15. Chris Maragos Eagles FS $1.4M
16. Rob Havenstein Rams RT $992.5K
17. Nick Hayden Cowboys DT $825K
18. Dezmen Southward Falcons CB $781.3K
19. James White Patriots RB $654.3K
20. Ricky Wagner Ravens RT $576.1K
21. Beau Allen Eagles DT $570.6K
22. Brad Nortman Panthers P $544.7K
23. Ryan Groy Patriots G $465K
24. Jared Abbrederis Packers WR $112.2K
25. Marcus Cromartie 49ers CB $112.2K
26. Ethan Hemer Steelers DT $112.2K
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