By Andrew Porter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Fletcher Cox signed a $100 million dollar contract extension with the Philadelphia Eagles this week. Cox, a 2015 Pro Bowl defensive lineman, received the most guaranteed money for a non-quarterback in NFL history.

But amazingly, he’s still not the highest paid athlete in Philadelphia. In fact, if you sort by average annual salary, Cox isn’t even in the top-two.

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Here are the 10 highest paid athletes in Philadelphia (contracts per spotrac.com).

 

10. Claude Giroux

 

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Length: 8 years

Worth: $66.2 million

Average annually: $8.275 million

Expires: 2022

9. Zach Ertz

 

Zach Ertz

PHILADELPHIA, PA – OCTOBER 12: Zach Ertz #86 of the Philadelphia Eagles pumps up the crowd during the first quarter of a football game against the New York Giants at Lincoln Financial Field on October 12, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Length: 5 years

Worth: $42.5 million

Average annually: $8.5 million

Expires: 2022

8. Malcolm Jenkins

 

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 20: Malcolm Jenkins #27 of the Philadelphia Eagles takes the field before the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lincoln Financial Field on December 20, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA – DECEMBER 20: Malcolm Jenkins #27 of the Philadelphia Eagles takes the field before the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Lincoln Financial Field on December 20, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Length: 4 years

Worth: $35 million

Average annually: $8.75 million

Expires: 2021

7. Vinny Curry

 

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 14: Vinny Curry #75 of the Philadelphia Eagles reacts during the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field on December 14, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA, PA – DECEMBER 14: Vinny Curry #75 of the Philadelphia Eagles reacts during the game against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field on December 14, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Length: 5 years

Worth: $47.25 million

Average annually: $9.45 million

Expires: 2021

6. Jason Peters

 

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 18: Jason Peters #71 of the Philadelphia Eagles against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on September 18, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

ATLANTA, GA – SEPTEMBER 18: Jason Peters #71 of the Philadelphia Eagles against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on September 18, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

 

Length: 4 years

Worth: $41.3 million

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Average annually: $10.325 million

Expires: 2019

5. Matt Harrison

 

Matt Harrison

ARLINGTON, TX – MAY 08: Matt Harrison #54 of the Texas Rangers pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the top of the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on May 8, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Length: 5 years

Worth: $55 million

Average annually: $11 million

Expires: 2019

4. Lane Johnson

 

Lane Johnson

ARLINGTON, TX – NOVEMBER 8: Greg Hardy #76 of the Dallas Cowboys goes against Lane Johnson #65 of the Philadelphia Eagles in the first half at AT&T Stadium on November 8, 2015 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Length: 5 years

Worth: $56.26 million

Average annually: $11.252 million

Expires: 2022

3. Fletcher Cox

 

Fletcher Cox

PHILADELPHIA, PA – DECEMBER 13: Fletcher Cox #91 of the Philadelphia Eagles tackles LeSean McCoy #25 of the Buffalo Bills at Lincoln Financial Field on December 13, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Length: 6 years

Worth: $102.6 million

Average annually: $17.1 million

Expires: 2023

2. Sam Bradford

 

Sam Bradford

(Credit, Sam Bradford/Getty Images)

Length: 2 years

Worth: $35 million

Average annually: $17.5 million

Expires: 2018

1. Ryan Howard

 

Ryan Howard

PHILADELPHIA – OCTOBER 26: Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies rounds the bases after hitting a three-run home run against Andy Sonnanstine #21 of the Tampa Bay Rays during game four of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 26, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Length: 5 years

Worth: $125 million

Average annually: $25 million

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Expires: 2018