Forbes: Redskins 8th most valuable sports team

Washington Redskins\' quarterback Robert Griffin III warms up during a NFL football minicamp at Redskins Park, Tuesday, June 11, 2013, in Ashburn, Va.. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

WASHINGTON – When it comes to making money, the Redskins know how to bring in the big bucks.

The Burgundy and Gold are valued at $1.6 billion annually, and rank No. 8 in Forbes’ list of 50 most valuable teams in 2013.

The New York Yankees are fourth with a value of $2.3 billion and the Dallas Cowboys are fifth at $2.1 billion.

Real Madrid tops the list at $3.3 billion. Manchester United and Barcelona holding the next two spots with a worth of $3.17 billion and $2.6 billion, respectively.

Below is a list of the top 10 most valuable sports teams:

  • Real Madrid: $3.3 billion
  • Manchester United: $3.165 billion
  • Barcelona: $2.6 billion
  • New York Yankees: $2.3 billion
  • Dallas Cowboys: $2.1 billion
  • New England Patriots: $1.635 billion
  • Los Angeles Dodgers: $1.615 billion
  • Washington Redskins: $1.6 billion
  • New York Giants: $1.468 billion
  • Arsenal: $1.326 billion

For the full list, click here.

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