As of 2013, the average salary of an NFL player is $1.9 million. Seventy percent of the players in the NFL, who also happen to be between the ages of 22 and 27, make less than the league average.
On average, National Football League players make around 24 times more money than Canadian Football League players, according to official 2013 salary statistics. The average CFL salary is $80,000 per year, while the aver...
For the 2012 NFL season, the median salary among NFL kickers and punters was $2 million. Salaries among the 64 full-time players ranged from $405,000 to $4 million.
As of the 2013-2014 NFL season, the lightest NFL player was Trindon Holliday, who weighed in at 170 pounds. Listed at just 5'5", Holliday was also the shortest player in the NFL at the time.
The salary of a Continental Indoor Football League player averages between $50 to $200 per game as of 2013. According to InstantScouting.com, each team has a $2,500 salary cap. CIFL players who play more tend to make hig...
In the early 1980s, before he gained a notorious reputation, O.J. Simpson nearly played the part of the Terminator in the first movie of the franchise. Arnold Schwarzenegger, who eventually played the lead role, was to p...
Nathaniel "Than" Merrill's NFL career ended shortly after it started due to a knee injury; he was not kicked out. After a productive college career playing for Yale, he entered the NFL in 2001. He spent the next two year...