The Most Valuable Sports Teams In The World Are Worth Every Penny

Have you ever wondered what your favorite sports franchise would be worth if the owner put it up for sale? The estimated cost of franchises these days is astounding! For instance, the Cleveland Browns, valued at $1.95 billion, are the 50th most valuable franchise in the world. The most valuable team is the Dallas Cowboys, but we won’t spoil how much Jerry Jones could make by selling them yet. Keep reading to see just how much the most valuable sports franchises are worth!

Everything Is Bigger For The Houston Texans

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The Houston Texans come up right away on this list, worth an estimated $2.8 billion. Making their debut in the NFL in 2002, a string of strong seasons under head coach Bill O’Brien has leapfrogged Houston over other more historic franchises.

Now, with DeSean Watson under center as the franchise quarterback, the sky is the limit for the team. In his first fully healthy season, Watson led the team to an 11-5 record and a division championship. Could a Super Bowl appearance be next?