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Revis Island is prime real estate

6/16/2011

Jets star CB Darrelle Revis is one of the highest-paid athletes in the country -- No. 14, to be exact, according to Sports Illustrated's annual "Fortunate 50" report.

Thanks to the new contract he signed last September, Revis is due to pull in $25.75 million in 2011 -- $25 million in salary and bonuses, plus $750,000 in endorsements. QB Mark Sanchez also made the list at No. 38, with his earnings in 2011 expected to reach $17.75 million -- $15.25 million in salary and bonuses, plus $2.5 million in endorsements.

Here's the list of the top NFL players, with their overall rank:

4. Peyton Manning -- $38.1 million

8. Matt Ryan -- $32.7 million

9. Tom Brady -- $30 million

11. Sam Bradford -- $27.3 million

14. Darrelle Revis -- $25.75 million

38. Mark Sanchez -- $17.8 million

47. Eli Manning -- $16 million