Way back in 1996, Rod Tidwell, in the movie "Jerry Maguire" asked his agent to "show him the money." There's isn't a phrase that summarizes NFL free agency better than that.
NFL contracts grow bigger every year, but in 2019 they are absolutely huge. Six free agency contracts in the last two years made our biggest free agent contracts of all time list, including four already from 2019.
Please note that this list is exclusively players who hit the open market. That means record-setting deals for Aaron Donald, Aaron Rodgers and Khalil Mack are exempt. Furthermore, please note that our list is based on guaranteed money.
Now without further ado, here are the most lucrative contracts in NFL history.