Updated by Dan on Sep 1, 2018

Independent player salaries in the 2018 NFL season

What Independent schools had the most and highest paid NFL players in 2018?
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College # Salary
1. Notre Dame 33 $85.8M
2. Brigham Young 13 $29.3M
3. Army 1 $4.1M
4. Navy 1 $860K


Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Alejandro Villanueva Army Steelers LT $4.1M

Brigham Young

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Ezekiel Ansah Brigham Young Lions DE $17.1M
2. Daniel Sorensen Brigham Young Chiefs FS $5.3M
3. Kyle Van Noy Brigham Young Patriots ILB $3.6M
4. Fred Warner Brigham Young 49ers OLB $732.5K
5. Jamaal Williams Brigham Young Packers RB $696.5K
6. Michael Davis Brigham Young Chargers CB $555K
6. Taysom Hill Brigham Young Saints QB $555K
8. Tejan Koroma Brigham Young Chiefs C $363K
9. Robertson Daniel Brigham Young Ravens CB $129.2K
9. De'Ondre Wesley Brigham Young Bills G $129.2K
9. Bronson Kaufusi Brigham Young Jets DE $129.2K
12. Harvey Langi Brigham Young Patriots ILB N/A
12. Tomasi Laulile Brigham Young Colts DT N/A
Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Joe Cardona Navy Patriots LS $860K

Notre Dame

Name College NFL Pos Salary
1. Harrison Smith Notre Dame Vikings FS $10M
2. Golden Tate Notre Dame Lions WR $9.4M
3. Kyle Rudolph Notre Dame Vikings TE $7.7M
4. John Sullivan Notre Dame Rams C $6.4M
5. Zack Martin Notre Dame Cowboys G $6M
6. Ronnie Stanley Notre Dame Ravens LT $5.6M
7. Stephon Tuitt Notre Dame Steelers DE $5.4M
8. Tyler Eifert Notre Dame Bengals TE $4.6M
9. Quenton Nelson Notre Dame Colts G $4.3M
10. Theo Riddick Notre Dame Lions RB $4.1M
11. Mike McGlinchey Notre Dame 49ers RT $3.3M
12. Manti Te'o Notre Dame Saints ILB $2.8M
13. Will Fuller Notre Dame Texans WR $2.8M
14. TJ Jones Notre Dame Lions WR $1.9M
15. Jaylon Smith Notre Dame Cowboys ILB $1.8M
16. Nick Martin Notre Dame Texans C $1.3M
17. J.J. Jansen Notre Dame Panthers LS $1.1M
18. Sam Young Notre Dame Dolphins LT $915K
19. C.J. Prosise Notre Dame Seahawks RB $833.1K
20. DeShone Kizer Notre Dame Packers QB $689.9K
21. Durham Smythe Notre Dame Dolphins TE $638.1K
22. Romeo Okwara Notre Dame Lions DE $630K
22. Matthias Farley Notre Dame Colts SS $630K
22. Sheldon Day Notre Dame 49ers DT $630K
25. Isaac Rochell Notre Dame Chargers DT $555K
26. Equanimeous St. Brown Notre Dame Packers WR $509.6K
27. Ben Koyack Notre Dame Jaguars TE $393K
28. James Onwualu Notre Dame Chargers OLB $378K
29. Cole Luke Notre Dame Panthers CB $129.2K
29. Keivarae Russell Notre Dame Bengals CB $129.2K
29. Greer Martini Notre Dame Packers LB $129.2K
29. Josh Adams Notre Dame Eagles RB $129.2K
33. Troy Niklas Notre Dame Patriots TE N/A