Skip to main content

Highs and lows of players in the Super Bowl

  • Author:
  • Publish date:

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) The extremes between the players in Sunday's Super Bowl between the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks:

Tallest: 6-foot-8, New England offensive linemen Nate Solder and Sebastian Vollmer.

Shortest: 5-foot-10, 12 players (six each team).

Heaviest: 335 pounds, New England offensive lineman Marcus Cannon.

Lightest: 185 pounds, Seattle defensive back Marcus Burley.

Oldest: 37 years old, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

Youngest: 21, Patriots defensive end Dominique Easley.

Highest-paid, offense (average annual salary): $14.1 million, Brady.

Highest-paid, defense: $14 million, Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman.

Lowest-paid: $420,000, undrafted rookies on both teams.