NFL Players: 25 Best Athletes

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NFL Players: 25 Best Athletes

Men's Fitness ranks the top football players in our 25 season preview.

Drew Brees - QB New Orleans Saints

The highest-paid man in the NFL threw for a career-high 5,476 total passing yards last season—up from 4,620 in 2010 and 4,388 the year before—breaking Dan Marino’s 28-year-old, single-season record in the process and taking a big step toward Hall of Fame territory.


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