AFC North's best bargains

On Monday, the AFC North blog addressed who got paid the most in the division. Now, let's look at the other end of the salary spectrum. This blog entry is all about the starters (and specialists) who average less than $1 million per season over the life of their contract.

Here's a look at the lowest-paid projected starters (and specialists) in the AFC North in terms of average per year:


WR Armon Binns: $415,000

P Kevin Huber: $486,350

DT Geno Atkins: $565,613

WR Brandon Tate: $631,920

DE Carlos Dunlap: $754,500

S Taylor Mays: $824,500

DE Michael Johnson: $875,255


S Eric Hagg: $520,100

G Jason Pinkston: $577,00

FB Owen Marecic: $612,000

G Shawn Lauvao: $672,630

WR Greg Little: $831,875

WR Mohamed Massaquoi: $908,931

S T.J. Ward: $966,250


DE Arthur Jones: $449,527

OLB Albert McClellan: $465,000

K Justin Tucker: $480,000

TE Ed Dickson: $625,833

OLB Paul Kruger: $687,500

NT Terrence Cody: $727,500

WR Torrey Smith: $847,308


P Drew Butler: $481,667

RB Isaac Redman: $540,000

NT Steve McLendon: $540,000

OT Marcus Gilbert: $806,854

OT Max Starks: $825,000