NFL players wish they were making NBA money

Dec 13, 2015; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders (10) poses for picture before the game against the Oakland Raiders at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-224856 ORIG FILE ID:  20151213_ajw_ac4_239.jpg

The NBA salary cap is at an all-time high, which means the contracts being agreed to are colossal. It’s only Day 1 and some are in the hundreds of millions. For instance, Mike Conley agreed to a five-year, $153 million deal, per USA TODAY Sports.

Andrew Luck became the highest-paid player in NFL history this past week, but even his contract is only a six-year, $140 million deal.

NFL players reacted accordingly.

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