You know the saying ‘behind every great man, there stands an even greater woman’.

With NFL being won of the most richest sports in the world, being married to an American Football star certainly has its benefits.

But here’s 22 of the richest ever NFL players who have some very important women in their lives to thank for their success.

Aaron Rodgers – $18 million

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Rodgers has become one of the most influential Quarterbacks in the NFL.

The Green Bay Packers star has been the most consistent player for his team since joining in 2005.

Olivia Munn

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Rodgers has been dating actress Olivia Munn since 2014, and have quickly become a celebrity power couple.

Munn’s latest film X-Men: Apocolypse is released in May 2016.