NFL Player Salaries Mike O’Day, Brian Williams, Greg Obetz
NFL Background The NFL was founded on September 17, 1920 in Canton, Ohio. Currently there are 32 teams Split between 2 conferences, AFC and NFC. Each team has a 53 player roster. The current commissioner is Roger Goodell. There have been 43 Super Bowls to date.
Salaries by Position
Breakdown of Player Salaries
Salaries by Conference
Breakdown of Player Salaries by Conference
Defensive vs. Offensive Salaries
Offensive Vs. Defensive Breakdown of Player Salaries
Conclusion As time went by the average salary of players increased throughout the NFL. In general the quarterback was the highest paid position in the NFL in both 2000 and 2003. Overall, the salary range was consistent between both years.