What’s It Cost To Be A Vikings Fan From The Lakes?


In preparation for the NFL season, some number-crunchers at figured out just how much it costs to be a fan of every team. To come up with the number, they took a look at such things as ticket prices and the cost of game day snacks, as well as travel and accommodation for away games. We’re guessing you could add some additional costs to being a fan in the lakes as travel would be more and accommodations would be more.

Surprisingly, the Buffalo Bills topped the list, with an estimated $7,991 for the season. Also surprising is the cheapest team — the Washington Redskins — at an estimated $4,469.

Here’s a rundown of the top five most expensive teams to follow:

  1. Buffalo Bills – $7,991
  2. Houston Texans – $7,620
  3. Oakland Raiders – $7,292
  4. Detroit Lions – $7,083
  5. Seattle Seahawks – $7,060

And, the five cheapest teams to follow:

  1. Washington Redskins – $4,469
  2. Atlanta Falcons – $4,617
  3. New York Giants – $4,744
  4. Pittsburgh Steelers – $4,746
  5. Cincinnati Bengals – $4,919

Here’s their take on the Vikings:

Rank Team                     Tickets             Beer         Hot Dog    Transport       Accom.           Total

11  Minnesota Vikings  $2,508.00      $112.75     $67.63       $1,970.69      $910.72           $5,569.79