Special Report

Most Overpaid Athletes in Every Major Sport

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40. Matthew Stafford
> League: NFL
> Position, team: Quarterback, Detroit Lions
> 2017 contract: 5 years, $135.0 million
> Key stat of last season: 47 sacks, 11 fumbles

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39. D’Angelo Russell
> League: NBA
> Position, team: Point guard, Brooklyn Nets
> 2017-2018 contract: 4 years, $23.0 million
> Key stat of last season: 41.4% field goal percentage, 3.1 turnovers per game

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38. Bryan Shaw
> League: MLB
> Position, team: Pitcher, Colorado Rockies
> 2018 contract: 3 years, $27.0 million
> Key stat of this season: 7.23 ERA

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37. Braden Holtby
> League: NHL
> Position, team: Goaltender, Washington Capitals
> 2017-2018 contract: 5 years, $30.5 million
> Key stat of last season: 0 shutouts

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36. Josh Norman
> League: NFL
> Position, team: Cornerback, Washington Redskins
> 2017 contract: 5 years, $75 million
> Key stat of last season: 0 interceptions