NFL player/ Professional athlete
"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination."
- Tommy Lasorda
Professional athletes compete in athletic events as members of a team or as individuals.
"Greatness is a lot of small things done well, stacked up on each other."
- Ray Lewis
There are very few occupations for this job.
Only .1% of high school athletes become professional athletes and only 3% of college athletes become professional.
The average salary for a NFL linebacker is $ 1, 175, 788.