Aaron Rogers of the Greenbay Packers is now has the highest paid salary per season in NFL history.

Rogers and the Packers came to an agreement of $110 million over 5 years and guaranteed $62.5, which in includes a three year cash deal.   In 2013 Aaron Rogers will make $40 million.
This contract adds 5 years to the 2 remaining years on his current contract, making him a Greenbay Packer for the next seven years.

By signing this contract Rogers becomes the highest paid quarterback knocking currently highest paid Joe Flacco to number two.