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Vikings Value Goes Up

Vikings Value Goes Up

The Vikings are 21st on a “Forbes Magazine” list of the NFL’s most valuable franchises.  The Vikings are worth 1.007-billion-dollars, topping the one-billion-dollar mark for the first time in franchise history. The Cowboys top the list at an estimated 2.3-billion-dollars.  The Oakland Raiders came in last at 825-million.  The average value of an NFL franchise is now 1.17-billion-dollars.

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