Originally Posted by GreatBronco16
I had a friend who was a keyboard player in a night club I worked at years back. He was well built and in great shape. He tried out for the Carolina Panthers. He made it to final cuts before being cut. During that summer, he made enough money to pay off his house and buy him and his wife brand new cars. Now this was over 10 years ago. He said he would never do that again. So yeah, even those guys make a good amount of money.
I think the camp fodder guys and the Practice Squad guys get $5,000 per week, for every week that they're with the team.