Published by Dan on Sep 14, 2015

2016 NFL Players from the Big Ten

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

College Players Salaries
1. Wisconsin 23 $84.4M
2. Ohio State 41 $79.7M
3. Penn State 32 $65M
4. Michigan St 26 $51.1M
5. Iowa 23 $50.9M
6. Michigan 21 $46.1M
7. Purdue 15 $42.9M
8. Illinois 16 $40.3M
9. Nebraska 18 $21.1M
10. Minnesota 9 $15.1M
11. Indiana 8 $13.6M
12. Northwestern 8 $9.4M
13. Maryland 5 $2.5M
14. Rutgers 3 $1.9M

Illinois

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Corey Liuget Chargers DT $10M
2. Vontae Davis Colts CB $8.4M
3. Jeff Allen Texans G $6.3M
4. Whitney Mercilus Texans OLB $5.8M
5. Hugh Thornton Colts G $1.8M
6. Akeem Spence Buccaneers DT $1.8M
7. Michael Hoomanawanui Saints TE $1.2M
8. Tavon Wilson Lions FS $1.1M
9. Jihad Ward Raiders DE $1M
10. Arrelious Benn Jaguars WR $600K
11. Ted Karras Patriots G $475.1K
12. Clayton Fejedelem Bengals S $465.9K
13. Josh Ferguson Colts RB $453.3K
14. Jeff Cumberland Chargers TE $443K
15. Matt LaCosse Giants TE $333K
16. Geronimo Allison Packers WR $264.7K

Indiana

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Rodger Saffold Rams G $5.7M
2. Tracy Porter Bears CB $3.9M
3. Cody Latimer Broncos WR $1M
4. Jason Spriggs Packers T $909.9K
5. Tevin Coleman Falcons RB $753.8K
6. Jordan Howard Bears RB $512K
7. Nate Sudfeld Redskins QB $484.3K
8. Darius Latham Raiders DT $450K

Iowa

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Riley Reiff Lions LT $8.1M
2. Mike Daniels Packers DE $7.4M
3. Bryan Bulaga Packers RT $5.5M
4. Brandon Scherff Redskins G $4.8M
5. Marshal Yanda Ravens G $4M
6. Adrian Clayborn Falcons DE $3M
7. Chad Greenway Vikings OLB $2.8M
8. Jonathan Babineaux Falcons DT $2.7M
9. Karl Klug Titans DT $2.3M
10. Brandon Myers Buccaneers TE $1.9M
11. Micah Hyde Packers SS $1.7M
12. C.J. Fiedorowicz Texans TE $860.8K
13. Christian Kirksey Browns ILB $815.6K
14. Anthony Hitchens Cowboys ILB $708.7K
15. Carl Davis Ravens DT $697K
16. Matt Tobin Eagles G $675K
17. Andrew Donnal Rams RT $649.2K
18. James Ferentz Broncos C $525K
19. Austin Blythe Colts C $465.5K
20. Casey Kreiter Broncos LS $450K
21. James Morris Cowboys ILB $348K
22. Louis Trinca-Pasat Rams DT $348K
23. Adam Gettis Giants G $317.6K

Maryland

Note also has NFL players from ACC

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Sean Davis Steelers SS $743.1K
2. Yannick Ngakoue Jaguars DE $664K
3. Stefon Diggs Vikings WR $581.9K
4. Quinton Jefferson Seahawks DT $444.6K
5. Marcus Leak Colts WR $48.3K

Michigan

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Tom Brady Patriots QB $13.8M
2. David Harris Jets ILB $7.5M
3. Brandon Graham Eagles OLB $5M
4. Chad Henne Jaguars QB $4.8M
5. Taylor Lewan Titans LT $3.1M
6. Alan Branch Patriots DT $2.5M
7. Leon Hall Giants CB $1.4M
8. Devin Funchess Panthers WR $1.3M
9. Frank Clark Seahawks DE $848.2K
10. Michael Schofield Broncos RT $742.3K
11. Denard Robinson Jaguars RB $728.4K
12. Patrick Omameh Jaguars G $675K
13. Jake Ryan Packers ILB $639.2K
14. Graham Glasgow Lions C $611.4K
15. Fitz Toussaint Steelers RB $600K
16. Willie Henry Ravens DT $545.8K
17. Jarrod Wilson Jaguars S $451.7K
18. Jake Long Vikings LT $423.5K
19. Joe Kerridge Packers FB $211.8K
20. Matt Wile Falcons P $158.8K
21. Jake Rudock Lions QB $158.8K

Michigan St

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Kirk Cousins Redskins QB $20M
2. Domata Peko Bengals DT $3.7M
3. Trae Waynes Vikings CB $2.9M
4. Jack Conklin Titans RT $2.9M
5. Drew Stanton Cardinals QB $2.5M
6. Darqueze Dennard Bengals CB $2.2M
7. Brian Hoyer Bears QB $2M
8. Garrett Celek 49ers TE $1.9M
9. Dion Sims Dolphins TE $1.8M
10. William Gholston Buccaneers DE $1.8M
11. Le'Veon Bell Steelers RB $1.2M
12. Kellen Davis Jets TE $680K
13. Jeremy Langford Bears RB $660.9K
14. Shilique Calhoun Raiders DE $647.5K
15. Connor Cook Raiders QB $605K
16. Jerel Worthy Bills DE $600K
17. Max Bullough Texans ILB $600K
18. Glenn Winston Browns RB $600K
19. Tony Lippett Dolphins CB $578.7K
20. Keith Mumphery Texans WR $566.6K
21. Kurtis Drummond Texans SS $526.7K
22. Bennie Fowler Broncos WR $525K
23. Aaron Burbridge 49ers WR $475.1K
24. Joel Heath Texans DE $450K
25. Lawrence Thomas Jets DE $358.6K
26. Donavan Clark Chargers G $354.5K

Minnesota

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Eric Decker Jets WR $8M
2. Marcus Sherels Vikings CB $2M
3. Ra'Shede Hageman Falcons DT $1.5M
4. Maxx Williams Ravens TE $713.7K
5. MarQueis Gray Dolphins TE $675K
6. Damien Wilson Cowboys OLB $641.6K
7. Eric Murray Chiefs CB $600K
8. De'Vondre Campbell Falcons OLB $591.4K
9. Briean Boddy-Calhoun Browns CB $450K

Nebraska

Note also has NFL players from Big 12

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Lavonte David Buccaneers OLB $10M
2. Jared Crick Broncos DE $1.8M
3. Ameer Abdullah Lions RB $944.6K
4. Spencer Long Redskins G $763.5K
5. Rex Burkhead Bengals RB $700.6K
6. Daimion Stafford Titans SS $686.5K
7. Maliek Collins Cowboys DT $670.3K
8. Vincent Valentine Patriots DT $611.4K
9. Jeremiah Sirles Vikings G $600K
10. Will Compton Redskins ILB $600K
11. Alex Lewis Ravens T $573K
12. Brent Qvale Jets RT $525K
13. Mohammed Seisay Seahawks CB $525K
14. Quincy Enunwa Jets WR $525K
15. Andy Janovich Broncos FB $491.1K
16. Zaire Anderson Broncos OLB $450K
17. Randy Gregory Cowboys OLB $366K
18. Stanley Jean-Baptiste Seahawks CB $348K

Northwestern

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Zach Strief Saints RT $3.7M
2. Corbin Bryant Bills DT $1.7M
3. Sherrick McManis Bears CB $1.4M
4. Ibraheim Campbell Browns SS $653K
5. Dean Lowry Packers DE $545.8K
6. Trevor Siemian Broncos QB $538.2K
7. Brian Peters Texans ILB $525K
8. Dan Vitale Browns FB $317.6K

Ohio State

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Cameron Heyward Steelers DE $10.4M
2. Nick Mangold Jets C $8.6M
3. Alex Boone Vikings G $6.7M
4. Malcolm Jenkins Eagles FS $5.7M
5. Joey Bosa Chargers DE $4.7M
6. Ezekiel Elliott Cowboys RB $4.5M
7. Ted Ginn Jr. Panthers WR $2.8M
8. Eli Apple Giants CB $2.8M
9. Kurt Coleman Panthers FS $2.6M
10. Ryan Shazier Steelers ILB $2.6M
11. Taylor Decker Lions T $2M
12. Bradley Roby Broncos CB $1.9M
13. Darron Lee Jets ILB $1.9M
14. Terrelle Pryor Browns WR $1.7M
15. John Simon Texans OLB $1.7M
16. Mike Nugent Bengals K $1.6M
17. Devin Smith Jets WR $1.3M
18. Johnathan Hankins Giants DT $1.3M
19. Nate Ebner Patriots FS $1.2M
20. Noah Spence Buccaneers DE $1.1M
21. Carlos Hyde 49ers RB $1M
22. Jack Mewhort Colts G $974.7K
23. Michael Thomas Saints WR $930.7K
24. Jake McQuaide Rams LS $875K
25. Vonn Bell Saints S $722.2K
26. Jeff Heuerman Broncos TE $695.2K
27. Corey Linsley Packers C $646.3K
28. Adolphus Washington Bills DT $638.6K
29. Braxton Miller Texans WR $627.3K
30. Nick Vannett Seahawks TE $614.2K
31. Corey Brown Panthers WR $605K
32. Andrew Norwell Panthers G $604K
33. Joshua Perry Chargers ILB $603.5K
34. Mike Adams Bears LT $600K
35. Cardale Jones Bills QB $545.8K
36. Chimdi Chekwa Dolphins CB $536.5K
37. Jalin Marshall Jets WR $454.2K
38. Tyvis Powell Seahawks S $450K
39. Michael Bennett Jaguars DT $382.7K
40. Christian Bryant Cardinals FS $277.9K
41. Donte Whitner Redskins SS $0

Penn State

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Navorro Bowman 49ers ILB $10.2M
2. Cameron Wake Dolphins DE $8.5M
3. Jared Odrick Jaguars DE $8M
4. Sean Lee Cowboys OLB $6.2M
5. Paul Posluszny Jaguars ILB $5.1M
6. Tamba Hali Chiefs OLB $3.8M
7. Stefen Wisniewski Eagles C $2.8M
8. Matt McGloin Raiders QB $2.6M
9. Gerald Hodges 49ers ILB $1.7M
10. Donovan Smith Buccaneers LT $1.4M
11. Jack Crawford Cowboys DE $1.1M
12. Nathan Stupar Saints OLB $1.1M
13. Austin Johnson Titans DT $1M
14. Allen Robinson Jaguars WR $957.5K
15. Jordan Norwood Broncos WR $880K
16. Christian Hackenberg Jets QB $847.3K
17. A.Q. Shipley Cardinals C $835K
18. DaQuan Jones Titans DE $713.9K
19. Michael Mauti Saints OLB $675K
20. Devon Still Texans DT $675K
21. Carl Nassib Browns DE $672.4K
22. John Urschel Ravens G $636.1K
23. Garry Gilliam Seahawks RT $604K
24. Adrian Amos Bears FS $583.1K
25. Jesse James Steelers TE $577.2K
26. Mike Hull Dolphins ILB $525K
27. Anthony Zettel Lions DT $480.9K
28. Jordan Lucas Dolphins S $480K
29. Ross Travis Chiefs TE $450K
30. Robbie Gould Giants K $388.2K
31. Trevor Williams Chargers CB $344.1K
32. Jordan Hill Jaguars DT $238.2K

Purdue

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Drew Brees Saints QB $17.3M
2. Ryan Kerrigan Redskins OLB $8.5M
3. Cliff Avril Seahawks DE $6.5M
4. Rob Ninkovich Patriots DE $4.8M
5. Kawann Short Panthers DT $1.5M
6. Dennis Kelly Titans RT $760K
7. Kevin Pamphile Buccaneers G $649.6K
8. Ricardo Allen Falcons FS $525K
9. Gabe Holmes Raiders TE $525K
10. Anthony Brown Cowboys CB $483.7K
11. Josh Johnson Jaguars CB $450K
12. Brandon Cottom Seahawks RB $333K
13. Ryan Russell Buccaneers DE $247.1K
14. Akeem Hunt Texans RB $247.1K
15. Frankie Williams Colts CB $238.2K

Rutgers

Note also has NFL players from Big East, AAC

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Tyler Kroft Bengals TE $712.4K
2. Leonte Carroo Dolphins WR $625.1K
3. Michael Burton Lions FB $571.1K

Wisconsin

Name NFL Pos Salary
1. Russell Wilson Seahawks QB $18.5M
2. J.J. Watt Texans DE $14.5M
3. Joe Thomas Browns LT $9.5M
4. Kevin Zeitler Bengals G $8.1M
5. DeAndre Levy Lions OLB $7.7M
6. Lance Kendricks Rams TE $4.5M
7. Jonathan Casillas Giants OLB $3.4M
8. Melvin Gordon Chargers RB $2.4M
9. Travis Frederick Cowboys C $2.2M
10. Brad Nortman Jaguars P $2.2M
11. Ricky Wagner Ravens RT $1.7M
12. Chris Maragos Eagles FS $1.7M
13. Scott Tolzien Colts QB $1.5M
14. Kraig Urbik Dolphins G $1.1M
15. Rob Havenstein Rams RT $902.3K
16. James White Patriots RB $699.3K
17. Beau Allen Eagles DT $615.6K
18. Joe Schobert Browns OLB $608.5K
19. Ryan Groy Bills G $600K
20. Marcus Cromartie 49ers CB $600K
21. Derek Watt Chargers FB $482.4K
22. Alex Erickson Bengals WR $450K
23. Tanner McEvoy Seahawks S $450K
Dan

© 2012-2019 Dan Cunning. All rights reserved.