A usual question asked when designing a pitch is, “How can we represent a value, or a team … or comparative information”. This excellent interactive graphic, online at The Guardian, demonstrates ‘NFL Salaries by Team and Position’ and shows how values are clearly viewed by the scale of the spheres, the layout and position of the spheres (think an alternative organization chart), and rollovers display more detailed information. Logos at the top and bottom of the image can be clicked on to show representations of size as visual cross comparisons.

Click here to experience the full interactive