Top 10 Richest NFL Players of All Time

10. Elli Manning

Net worth: $100M

A quarterback for the New York Giants of the NFL,Manning played his entire 16-year career for the New York Giants.He retired from the NFL on January 22, 2020 and was the highest-earning player in league history with career earnings of $252 million in salary alone.

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9. Drew Brees

Net worth: $100M

Brees quickly established himself as one of the most talented quarterbacks in the NFL. Brees was selected first overall in the second round of the NFL Draft in 2001.However, he retired from the NFL in March 2021.

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8. Brett Favre

Net worth: $100M

Brett Favre is a former NFL quarterback who played for the Green Bay Packers for most of his career. As a  20-year NFL veteran , he made his debut in 1991 with the Atlanta Falcons as a quarterback.


7. John Elway

Net worth: $145M

John recorded the most victories by starting a quarterback and was the second most prolific passer in NFL history. Currently he is the general manager and executive vice president of football operations for the Denver Broncos of NFL.


6. Tom Brady

Net worth: $180M

Tom Brady is a quarterback for the New England Patriots of the National Football League. Brady is the first player in Super Bowl history to win all six games with the same team.  As of 2022, Tom Brady's net worth is $180 million.


5. Steve Young

Net worth: $200M

Steve Young is a former quarterback in the National Football League who spent 15 seasons, most known for playing with the San Francisco 49ers for 13 seasons. Although Steve Young initially made his name as an athlete, he has since proved himself to be a capable businessman.


4. Peyton Manning

Net worth: $200M

At the peak of his playing days, Peyton was one of the highest-paid celebrities in the world. At present too he endorses many major brands and frequently appears in television commercials for brands like Buick, Papa Johns and DirecTV.

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3. John Madden

Net worth: $200M

 A former NFL coach and sportscaster, Madden won a Super Bowlas the head coach of the Oakland Raiders. His outstanding performance as a coach during his career led him to being inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006.


2. Al Davis

Net worth: $500M

An American NFL coach and executive , Davis was the principal owner and manager of the Oakland Raiders of the NFL for 39 years from 1972 until his death in 2011. He served as the team’s head coach from 1963 to 1965 and part-owner from 1966 to 1971.


1. Roger Staubach

Net worth: $600M

Voted Super Bowl VI's Most Valuable Player, the "Captain America," joined the Dallas Cowboys in 1969 and spent his whole 11-year career with the team. Roger Staubach has a net worth of $600 million as of 2022, making him the wealthiest NFL player on the planet.