There’s a saying that goes: “The easiest way to become a millionaire is to become a billionaire and buy a football club.”

However, with the right planning and structure, there is a lot of positives (mainly financial) to buying a NFL franchise.

This list, according to Forbes latest figures is the 14 richest businessmen that own NFL franchises.

In order to get where they are today these gentlemen have done it all, all in the name of money.


14. Dan Snyder – Net Worth: $2.1 Billion


Snyder has owned the Washington Redskins since 1999.

After buying the team and the FedEx Field for $800m, Snyder has helped improve the annual revenue from $100m to $245m.