NFL rookies are some of the most entertaining players to watch. You don’t really know what to expect from them when the season starts out, and they have the ability to make or break a team. Draft an incredible rookie quarterback and you could see your team make it all of the way to the AFC and NFC championships like Ben Roethlisberger, Joe Flacco, and Mark Sanchez did their rookie seasons. Get all of the latest NFL rookie salary info, rankings, ratings, and news here!
The NFL rookie of the year is a prestigious award that most newbies are striving for. It gets awarded to the best offensive and defensive rookies in the NFL every year. The average NFL rookie salary varies greatly depending on what position the player is, but in the 2022 NFL draft the minimum rookie contract was valued at $705,000. Not bad for a newbie!