Chicago Bears: 8th most valuable NFL franchise

Chicago Bears: 8th most valuable NFL franchise
August 14, 2013, 9:30 am
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The Chicago Bears landed themselves in the No. 8 spot of the most valuable NFL franchises list this year and are worth $1.252 million, a five percent increase from last year, bringing in a revenue of $298 million.

According to Forbes, on average, the NFL's 32 teams bring in $1.72 billion, a five percent increase from last year's revenue.

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With the National Football League being one of the most popular leagues in the country, it's no surprise the amount of revenue it brings in a year.

Mike Ozanian of Forbes mentions that the Top 5 most valuable NFL franchises -- Dallas Cowboys, New England Patriots, Houston Texans, Atlanta Falcons and St. Louis Rams -- posted double-digit gains in value.

Check out where other NFL franchises fell on the list here.