As the 2013 NFL regular season remains less than two weeks away, one can realize that some things never change when it comes to stars looking for a new contract.
Each season there are players who rise to the top while playing in their contract year, as they have the motivation to earn one lucrative payday over the course of their career.
This season, there are plenty of veterans who are looking to seize the opportunity to earn a new contract. Who are the notable and established players that will be most determined to earn a new deal?
Here are the names that come to mind.