Pittsburgh Steelers (NFL)
Annual salary: $5 million
Career record: 43-21 (.642)
An extension Tomlin signed in the summer of 2010 roughly doubled his previous salary. With two Super Bowl appearances under his belt since replacing Bill Cowher in 2007, Tomlin signed through 2012 with an option for 2013.
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