The Cowboys have not achieved the NFC championship game since winning their last Super Bowl in 1995. Nevertheless, they remain the American team and the global team in this matter.
Nine of the top 50 sports television programs in 2018 were Forbes regular season games with the Cowboys. The Patriots were the only other team with more than four games in the top 50.
No team knows how to make better money than the cowboys.
The magazine estimates that the AT & T Stadium generates a sponsorship and premium seat income of $ 340 million, twice as much as any other team.
All this to say for the fourth year in a row Forbes has named the Cowboys the most valuable sports franchise in the world. It is the 13th year in a row that the cowboys are leading the NFL.
The cowboys are valued at $ 5 billion, an increase of 4 percent over the previous year. The Yankees ($ 4.6 billion), Real Madrid ($ 4.2 billion) and Barcelona ($ 4 billion) follow.
More than half of Forbes top 50 teams, NFL teams spent more than $ 260 million on media rights last year.
Here are the other 25 NFL teams classified by Forbes in the top 50, and their estimated value: 7th Patriots ($ 3.8 billion); 10. (draw) giants ($ 3.3 billion); 12. (Draw) Aries ($ 3.2 billion); 14. (draw) Redskins ($ 3.1 billion); 16. 49ers ($ 3.05 billion); 19. (draw) Bears ($ 2.9 billion); 21. Jets ($ 2.85 billion); 22. (draw) Texans ($ 2.8 billion); 24. Eagles ($ 2.75 billion); 26. Broncos ($ 2.65 billion); 27. Packers ($ 2.63 billion); 28. Hawks ($ 2.6 billion); 29. Ravens ($ 2.59 billion); 30. Steelers ($ 2.59 billion); 31. Seahawks ($ 2.58 billion); 33. Dolphins (2.58 billion US dollars); 34. Raiders (2.42 billion US dollars); 35. Vikings (2.4 billion US dollars); 36th Colts ($ 2.38 billion); 38th (draw) Panthers ($ 2.3 billion); 41. Chargers ($ 2.28 billion); 46. Cardinals ($ 2.15 billion); 47. (draw) Chiefs ($ 2.1 billion); 49. Jaguars ($ 2.08 billion); 50th saint (2.08 billion dollars).