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10. VINCENT JACKSON $25.2 million

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After enduring several contract disputes with the Chargers, the Pro Bowl receiver left San Diego and signed with Tampa Bay prior to the 2012 season. The Buccaneers received strong early returns from the five-year, $55.6 million contract: VJ set career highs in receptions (72) and yards (1,384).