The Raiders have increased their value by nearly $1 billion since they announced plans to move from Oakland to Las Vegas.
In Forbes’ latest financial listings, the Raiders are now the 18th most valuable team in the NFL, valued at just over $2.4 billion.
Dallas is No. 1 on the list at $5 billion. In 2015, Forbes valued the Raiders at $1.43 billion.
The following year after talks of the move to Las Vegas and plans for a new stadium started to take shape, the team’s value surged 47 percent to $2.1 billion.
The $750 million public contribution to the new stadium was noted by Forbes for enhanced Value.