Five Highest Paid NFL Quarterbacks Below the Age of 30

Published 05/22/2023, 10:46 AM EDT

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In the realm of the NFL, quarterbacks hold a special place as the heartbeat of their teams. These field generals are not only responsible for calling the shots but also have the weight of an entire franchise on their shoulders. It’s no wonder that the crème de la crème of quarterbacks are handsomely rewarded for their exceptional skills and leadership. But, do you know which are the Top 5 paid QBs in the league?

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Let’s dive into the world of football and meet the young guns who are not only tearing up the gridiron but also breaking records when it comes to their bank accounts.

Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City Chiefs: $450 million over 10 years

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When it comes to sheer excitement and jaw-dropping talent, Patrick Mahomes is the name that electrifies football fans everywhere. At just 25 years old, Mahomes has already established himself as a record-breaker, leading the Kansas City Chiefs to back-to-back AFC Championships and capturing the Super Bowl MVP title. With an arm that seems to have a cannon embedded in it, Mahomes delivers stunning throws that leave defenders scratching their heads. His undeniable impact on the game has not only made him a fan favorite but also secured him a monstrous contract, solidifying his place among the highest-paid athletes in the world.

Josh Allen, Buffalo Bills: $430 million over 6 years

Josh Allen‘s ascent to NFL stardom has been nothing short of remarkable. The 24-year-old quarterback has transformed the Buffalo Bills from a struggling team to a genuine powerhouse in the AFC. Armed with a rocket launcher for an arm, Allen has the ability to make jaw-dropping throws while simultaneously shrugging off defenders like they’re mere flies.

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His performances have propelled the Bills to the brink of greatness, with a trip to the AFC Championship Game in 2022. Allen’s rapid rise to success has earned him not only accolades but also a contract that would make Scrooge McDuck envious.

Dak Prescott, Dallas Cowboys: $40 million per year over 4 years

Dak Prescott‘s story is one of resilience and determination. Despite facing hurdles and setbacks, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback has emerged as a true leader for America’s Team. Prescott’s ability to make smart decisions under pressure, deliver accurate throws, and even use his legs to create magic on the field has endeared him to legions of Cowboys fans.

He has steered the team to the playoffs in consecutive seasons, igniting hope and excitement in the hearts of die-hard supporters. Prescott’s hard work and dedication have now translated into a contract that rewards his exceptional skills and unwavering commitment.

Justin Herbert, Los Angeles Chargers: $39 million per year over 4 years

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Justin Herbert’s arrival in the NFL was nothing short of spectacular. As a rookie, he burst onto the scene like a meteor, leading the Los Angeles Chargers to the playoffs and leaving fans in awe of his abilities. With a rocket launcher disguised as an arm and the poise of a seasoned veteran, Herbert fearlessly takes on the best defenses the league has to offer. His accuracy, intelligence, and ability to make jaw-dropping plays have made him one of the most exciting young quarterbacks in the game today. With his dedication to improvement and thirst for success, Herbert’s potential knows no bounds.

Lamar Jackson, Baltimore Ravens: $35 million per year over 5 years

Lamar Jackson is a true game-changer. A nightmare for opposing teams with lightning speed, agility that defies human understanding, and the ability to make defenders catch the wind, Jackson’s ability to dual-threat as a passer and runner took him to a quarterback position and brought a new dimension to the game. He led the Baltimore Ravens to the playoffs in each of his first three years, displaying his ability to work under pressure and inspire teammates not to mention that Jackson’s exciting style of play has made him a must not only if he is looked at but he has got a lucrative contract that recognizes his uniqueness as well as talent.

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These five quarterbacks represent the future of the NFL. They have the talent, drive, and passion to not only dominate on the gridiron but also inspire generations to come. With record-breaking deals, new standards are being set for financial success in the deal. Writing their names in history books, football fans around the world are eagerly awaiting the brilliant and wonderful moments that these young guns will bring to the game. The future of football has never looked brighter.

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Satya Prakash Rajkiran

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Satya Prakash Rajkiran is an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. Rising from a kind beginning and with his graduation in English Literature, Rajkiran is a writing enthusiast. With his kind interest in Football, Rajkiran is inspired by the play style of the Detroit Lions.
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Hitesh Nigam

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