News

49ers’ are the ‘most expensive’ team in football

49ers’ are the ‘most expensive’ team in football

NOT-SO-FRUGAL 49ERs: Families will have to shell out an estimated $641.50 to attend a 49ers game in their new digs in Santa Clara, California. Photo: Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers’ new stadium is the most expensive venue to take a family of four for an NFL game.

Team Marketing Report released its Fan Cost Index on Thursday, indicating families will have to shell out an estimated $641.50 to attend a 49ers game in their new digs in Santa Clara, California.

The New England Patriots remain the most expensive ticket at $122, the highest average for a non-premium ticket.They’re followed by the 49ers at $117.

The average NFL ticket is $84.43, a 3.5 percent increase from last season.

Eight teams have average non-premium tickets more than $100. The New York Giants ($111.69), Dallas ($110.20), Chicago ($108.44), Jets ($105.66), Washington ($102) and Baltimore ($100.19) round out the field.

Cleveland still has the cheapest at $54.20, followed by Jacksonville ($57.65).

Recent Headlines

in Sports

Tiger Woods to open restaurant

Fresh
tiger

Tiger Woods is trying out some new courses.

in Sports

McIlroy wins PGA Tour player of the year

mcilroy

The award was announced on Wednesday and surprised no one.

in National

U.S. manufacturing jobs data best since ’12

plant

Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.

in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

bradyhoke

Here's a look at the big sports headlines you'll be talking about today, Wednesday, Oct. 1.

in Sports

FCC considers ban on Redskins name

redskins

Broadcasters could be fined for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans.