Three Steelers Rank In Forbes List Of World’s 100 Highest-Paid Athletes Of Past Year

Forbes Magazine released its list of the 100 Highest-Paid Athletes in the World over the past year on Tuesday and three Pittsburgh Steelers cracked the list.

Linebacker LaMarr Woodley leads the way for the black and gold as he ranked 32nd overall. Forbes list his total earnings as $ 26.5 million, of which 26.3 million is salary and another $ 150,000 in endorsements. Woodley of course signed a new deal last off-season that included a $ 13 million signing bonus and a $ 4 million roster bonus.

Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger finished a few spots behind Woodley at 43rd overall with a total earnings Read more […]

Source: Yardbarker: Pittsburgh Steelers

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