Brian Griese Once Had Highest Salary In NFL? Yep

USA TODAY has posted the 2008 salaries of NFL players. More interesting is you can rifle through a similar database going back to 2000, and see some of the crazy numbers pulled down by guys like Brian Griese.

NFL Single Season Salaries

Griese led the NFL in 2001 with a $15M+ salary, with Tim Couch somehow checking in at $12.9M. Now that’s good agenting!