Special Report

Every Position in Football's Highest Paid Player

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11. Edge
> Highest paid edge: Travon Walker, Jacksonville Jaguars
> 2022 earnings: $25,065,088
> Avg. edge salary: $2,896,111

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12. Defensive End
> Highest paid defensive end: Aidan Hutchinson, Detroit Lions
> 2022 earnings: $23,858,372
> Avg. defensive end salary: $2,594,469

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13. Defensive Tackle
> Highest paid defensive tackle: Aaron Donald, Los Angeles Rams
> 2022 earnings: $31,500,000
> Avg. defensive tackle salary: $2,445,706

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14. Outside Linebacker
> Highest paid outside linebacker: T.J. Watt, Pittsburgh Steelers
> 2022 earnings: $24,000,000
> Avg. outside linebacker salary: $3,396,563

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15. Inside Linebacker
> Highest paid inside linebacker: C.J. Mosley, New York Jets
> 2022 earnings: $16,000,000
> Avg. inside linebacker salary: $2,785,687

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