The National Football League teams have one of the largest sports based audience. Every championship brings in revenue of six figures from the huge base each team has.
The list below shows the top ten most valuable teams of the NFL 2018. The current value of these teams in respect to the price it was bought by their respective owners shows the amount of support the teams receive from all over the world.
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Following is the list of Top 10 Most Valuable NFL Teams in 2018
10. New York Jets
The team which was purchased for $635 million by Robert Wood, now costs $2,750 million. The team has a revenue of $431 million. The present ratio for the wins to player for the team is fifty-four. The team has only one championship title to its name. The team has a good fan base which brings in $19 million revenue per fan thus making it a valuable National football League team.
9. Chicago Bears
The popular team from Chicago have won one Super Bowls Championship and overall nine NFL Championship. The Bear franchise have a revenue of $416 million and the expense of each team player is about $198 million. The Bears have won the last championship way back in 1985. Although the team has played well in the division championships and conference championships in the recent years it has not been able to meet up to its glorious past. They teams’ value is $2,850 million making it the fourth most valuable team of the NFL in 2018.
8. San Francisco 49ers
The team was purchased in the year 1977 for only $13 million. The present estimated income of the team is $130 million and the net price of the team is $3,050 million making it the third most valuable team of the NFL 2018. The team from the San Francisco has been a steady team from the very beginning. It has a won a total of five championship titles.
7. New York Giants
The team hold the maximum record of winning the NFL championship. They appeared in thirty-two playoffs and are eight time proud NFL championship title holder. The team has been a part of the NFL since 1925 and have been listed as the second most valuable teams of the National Football Team in 2018. Owner John Mara and Steve Tisch purchased the team for $650 million and the present value of it is estimated to be about $3,300 million. The expenses of the players of the team is around $211 million.
6. Dallas Cowboys
The most valuable team of the National Football League is the Dallas Cowboys worth $4,800 million. Representing the NFL East, it has the maximum number of titles to its name. The team has been a part of the NFL since 1960. In 1989, Jerry Jones purchased the team for $150 million only and the current stats show that the revenue of the team is $800 million and the estimated operating income $350 million. The team has won five super bowl championships, ten conference championship and twenty-two division championship.
5. Philadelphia Eagles
The team from Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Eagles has a number of records to their name. They are the three time NFL championship title holder. The team has been through several ups and downs in the last decade but has retained its position as one of the most valuable teams of the National Football Team. Jeffrey Lurie purchased the Birds in the year 1994 $185 million and the present operating income of the team is $63 million. The estimated value of ‘The Birds’ currently is about $2650 million.
4. Houston Texans
The team which was purchased for $60 million eighteen years back by Robert McNair, now costs $2800 million. McNair has made the team a strong one since it started off weak in the initial seasons. The team officially started playing in the NFL in 2002 and the first game itself was a victory against the Dallas Cowboys. The team now has a revenue of $433 million making it the fourth most valuable team of the National Football League 2018.
3. Los Angeles Rams
Representing the three cities simultaneously, Los Angeles Rams won the NFL championship for Cleveland in 1945, Los Angeles in 1951 and St. Louis in 1999. The team was established in the year 1936 and has been operating for eighty-one years. In 2010, Stanley Kroenke purchased the team for $750 million. In eight years the price has escalated up to $3000 million. The present estimated operating income of the team is $82 million. The team also holds a record of winning six conference championship and sixteen division championship.
2. Washington Redskins
The Washington Redskins have won three Super Bowls Championship and overall five NFL Championships. The Redskins franchise is a valuable team for the NFL. They have a revenue of $482 million and an operating income of $145 million. The Redskins have had to face a lot of hurdles, mainly due to disputes in the management system. Despite all of it, the team has been backed by a constant support from the fans. They teams’ value is $3100 million making it the second most valuable team of the NFL 2018.
1. New England Patriots
The team which has the most number of titles to its name in the recent years is the New England Patriots. The team has had an exceptional comeback in 2001 and ever since it has maintained its position as the most valuable team of the National Football League. New England Patriots have won five super bowl championships, nine conference championship, twenty division championship in their twenty-five playoff appearances. The team is currently owned by Robert Kraft who purchased it for $172 million. The estimated income of the team is $247 million and the total price of the team as of 2018 is $3700 million making it the most valuable team in this list.
Football is the one sport which unites people from all over the globe. It has an emotion which connects people of different races and cultural backgrounds. The list above shows the top ten most valuable National Football League teams who have a huge fan base. These teams inspire young athletes every day and all their hard work is backed by immense love and support by all football lovers.