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Every NFL team is worth a LOT of money these days, but what is the net worth of our own Minnesota Vikings right now?

When you're looking at just HOW much money any professional sports team is worth, there are going to be a lot of zeros involved, right? Because whether it's the Minnesota Wild, the Minnesota Twins, the Minnesota Timberwolves or pretty much any other professional sports team, the value these days is measured in billions of dollars.

And so it is with the Minnesota Vikings. Even though they've started the 2023 NFL season on the wrong note (as of September 25th, they're still looking for their first win of the season) they've still been a pretty decent investment for the Wilf family.

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According to Statista, the Wilf family bought the team back in 2005 for the now-bargain price of $600 million. And, suffice it to say, their investment has paid off, as the team is now worth an estimated 3.65 BILLION dollars in 2023! In case you're curious, that's about a 508% increase over the last 18 years the Wilfs have owned the team!

But as impressive as that figure is, it pales in comparison to what other NFL teams are worth these days. In fact, according to Forbes data crunched by the gang over at MightyTips.com, the Vikings rank third from last in net worth of all NFL teams. Check out the full rankings below along with each team's estimated worth in 2023:

  1. Dallas Cowboys - $9,000,000,000
  2. Los Angeles Rams - $6,900,000,000
  3. New England Patriots  - $7,000,000,00
  4. New York Giants - $6,800,000,000
  5. Chicago Bears - $6,300,000,000
  6. Las Vegas Raiders - $6,200,000,000
  7. New York Jets - $6,100,000,000
  8. Washington Commanders - $6,050,000,000
  9. Miami Dolphins - $5,700,000,000
  10. Philadelphia Eagles - $5,800,000,000
  11. San Francisco 49ers - $6,000,000,000
  12. Houston Texans - $5,500,000,000
  13. Denver Broncos - $5,100,000,000.
  14. Seattle Seahawks - $5,000,000,000
  15. Cleveland Browns - $4,620,000,000
  16. Atlanta Falcons - $4,700,000,000
  17. Tennessee Titans -$4,400,000,000
  18. Green Bay Packers - $4,600,000,000
  19. Tampa Bay Buccaneers - $4,200,000,000
  20. Pittsburgh Steelers - $4,630,000,000
  21. Baltimore Ravens - $4,630,000,000
  22. Kansas City Chiefs - $4,300,000,000
  23. Indianapolis Colts - $4,350,000,000
  24. Los Angeles Chargers - $4,150,000,000
  25. Carolina Panthers - $4,100,000,000
  26. New Orleans Saints - $4,080,000,000
  27. Jacksonville Jaguars - $4,000,000,000
  28. Arizona Cardinals - $3,800,000,000
  29. Buffalo Bills - $3,700,000,000
  30. Minnesota Vikings - $3,650,000,000
  31. Detroit Lions - $3,600,000,000
  32. Cincinnati Bengals - $5,355,000,000

Now, the good news (aside from their investment returning over 530% over the past 17 years) for the Wilfs, is that those numbers are only going to go even higher. MightyTips says the worth of the Vikings is expected to jump from $3,650,000,000 in 2023 to nearly $5,327,500,000 in the next five years!

And while they're not professional sports owners, the following folks are doing too badly in the income department, either-- because they're the Highest-Paid Professional Athletes here in Minnesota in 2023. Keep scrolling to see who made the list!

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Minnesota's Highest-Paid Pro Athletes in 2023

Minnesota is home to many different professional sports teams, like the Twins, Timberwolves, Wild, Vikings, Loons, Lynx and more. Here are the pro athletes who are making the most money in 2023.