Sports website ranks most overly paid people in sports

Players, sportscasters make top 15

Its no secret that if you work in the sports world, chances are you probably make a lot of cool, hard cash.  So the folks at The Bleacher Report decided to rank those who they think are the most overpaid people in sports.

1.  Jim Rome - sportscaster for CBS ($30 million)

2.  Rashard Lewis - ($23 million)

3.  Sam Bradford - NFL player ($13 million)

4.  Charles Johnson - NFL player ($32 million)

5.  Skip Bayless - sportscaster for ESPN ($500,000)

6.  Vernon Wells - MLB player ($128 million)

7.  Elton Brand - NBA player ($18 million)

8.  Jon Gruden- ESPN commentator ($4.3 million)

9.  Ben Gordon- NBA player ($50 million)

10.  Sidney Rice - NFL player ($41 million)

11.  Alfonso Soriano - MLB player ($136 million)

12.  Rick Reilly - sportscaster for ESPN ($17 million)

13.  Antawn Jamison - NBA player ($28 million)

14.  Dale Earnhardt Jr. - NASCAR driver ($28 million)

15.  Chris Berman - sportscaster for ESPN ($3 million)

To see why the staff of The Bleacher Report chose the men on this list, click here

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