Patrick Mahomes has the highest average NFL salary in QBs: Who else is on the list?

Patrick Mahome is ready to show that the heads of Kansas City were worth a gamble of half a billion dollars.

Mahome is back in the Super Bowl for the second straight season. He and the Chiefs knocked out the San Francisco 49ers in Super Bowl LIV and the quarterback was rewarded for a 10-year, offshin with a $ 450 million contract that could earn him up to $ 503 million in incentives and employment bonuses.

Mahome earns the most at quarterback – with some greats behind him on the list when the average annual salary comes.

Here are four players who have to deposit large checks in their bank accounts.

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5). Aaron Roaders, Packers

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) goes off the field after an NFC Championship NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Green Bay. Sunday, January 24, 2021. The Buccaneers beat the Packers 31-26. By

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is ranked No. 5 on the list. He signed a four-year, $ 134 million contract with the Packers before the start of the 2018 season. The average annual value of his deal is $ 33.5 million.


4). Ben ROHHISBERGER, Steelers

The Pittsburgh Steelers running back James Corner (30) pulled off quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) in the first half of an NFL football game against the Darling Cowboys on Arlington, Texas, Sunday, November 8, 2020. (AP Photo /) Ron Jenkins)

Ben Rothlisberger may not have that much time left in the league, but he signed a major contract extension with a two-year, $ 68 million deal with the Steelers in 2019. His average salary per year was 34 million. He had recently expressed interest in restructuring his deal so that the Steelers could avoid a $ 41 million cap hit in 2021.

3). Russell Wilson, SEAHWKS

Seattle Seahawk quarterback Russell Wilson (3) talks at the end of an NFL football game, Sunday, October 4, 2020, at Miami Gardens, Fla. Seattle star quarterback Russell Wilson and Kansas City standings tight end Travis Kelce are among the 32 finalists.

In 2019 Russell Wilson signed a four-year, $ 140 million contract extension. The Seahawks Star deal is worth $ 35 million annually.



Houston Texas quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) looks to throw a pass against the Tennessee Titans during the first half of an NFL football game on Sunday, January 3, 2021 in Houston. (AP Photo / Sam Craft)

Deshaun Watson’s contract could prevent Texas from actually trading him. Watson signed a four-year, $ 156 million extension to Offsen. Average annual value coming in at $ 39 million per year. But Watson reportedly requested a trade and may have to restructure an agreement with his new team if he is given one.


1). Patrick Mhomes, Chaise

Kansas City Chief Quarterback Patrick Mahomes, Buffalo Bills, Kansas City, Mo., on Sunday, January 24, 2021, during the first half of the FC Championship NFL football game. (AP Photo / Jeff Roberson) throws a pass against.

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Mahomes is apparently the top dog when it comes to the average annual contract price. With his new deal, he is set to earn $ 45 million annually. Kansas City acted in the deal in hopes that the creativity of their contract would help the team retain some salary cap room to re-sign some of the other key guys on the championship-winning team.

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