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15 Most Overpaid Athletes (NFL) Players

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Football, not baseball, is Americas real pastime, if Nielsen ratings mean anything. We love knowing that our favorite NFL players risk career-threating injuries for our viewing pleasure. Its a lucrative sportnearly 200 players make over $3 million in overall salary and even the poorest NFLers income ($400k minimum) puts them in a higher tax bracket than most of us. Still, some of these salaries dont match the performance; a high cap number tends to limit what the team can do as far as signing other players. Hopefully these guys are giving to others this holiday season!

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Jay Cutler

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The Chicago Bears quarterback has a big arm and decent numbers. But for all his talent, he isnt a winner (61-57 in his career) and has possibly the worst body language in a position that demands leadership. Cutler has also gained a reputation for accumulating stats only during garbage time. He signed a 7-year, $126.7 million deal in January. Cutler has appeared in one Pro Bowl in his career.

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