The $3.2 Billion Dollar Man
Bob Kraft's New England Patriots are tied with the New York Yankees for the third place as most valuable franchises in sports. The Patriots are valued at $3.2 billion dollars.
All of this according to the new Forbes 'Business of Football' report.
The Dallas Cowboys are #1 in value - $4 billion. Then it's the Real Madrid soccer franchise at $3.26 billlion. Then the Patriots and Yankees.
The average increase from last year for NFL teams is 38% because of increased TV rights fees.
Here's the NFL Top-5...
1. Dallas $4B
2. New England $3.2B
3. Washington $2.85B
4. NY Giants $2.8B
5. San Francisco $2.7B
* Source Forbes Magazine