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  • Affiliation
    Detroit Lions (NFL)
  • Last Year's Rank
    29
  • Salary
    $25,000,000
  • Endorsements
    $900,000
  • Total Earnings
    $25,900,000

It reflects the limitations that playing in a lesser media market can have on a player’s brand: by now, you’d think Megatron would be a nationally known star. On the field, he’s arguably the best receiver in the NFL. Last season he earned $25 million and this coming season, paired with rookie tight end Eric Ebron, the Lions may prove to be a well-oiled scoring machine.