Billionaires have always shown their interest in buying sports team, whether it is football, baseball, basketball, or ice hockey. Some acquire money from other sources and rely on sports teams for expanding their portfolio while others have accumulated billions through the team itself. NFL (National Football League) is the American football association with many of its teams being bought and managed by billionaire businessman. The article here presents the list of 10 Richest NFL Owners 2023 along with the team they own and other interesting details about them.
10 Richest NFL Owners 2023
The table below presents the list of 10 NFL Owners in 2023 along with their net worth, source of income and the team they own.
|Name||Team||Net worth (2023)||Source of income|
|Rob Walton||Denver Broncos||$63.2 Billion||Walmart|
|David Tepper||Carolina Panthers||$18.5 Billion||Hedge Funds|
|Jerry Jones||Dallas Cowboys||$13.8 Billion||Dallas Cowboys|
|Stanley Kroenke||Los Angeles Rams||$12.9 Billion||Sports, Real Estate|
|Stephen Ross||Miami Dolphins||$11.6 Billion||Real Estate|
|Shahid Khan||Jacksonville Jaguars||$11.2 Billion||Auto Parts|
|Robert Kraft||New England Patriots||$10.6 Billion||New England Patriots|
|Arthur Blank||Atlanta Falcons||$7.9 Billion||Home Depot|
|Terrence Pegula||Buffalo Bills||$6.7 Billion||Natural Gas|
|Stephen Bisciotti||Baltimore Ravens||$6.3 Billion||Staffing, Baltimore Ravens|
10 Richest NFL Owners 2023
Now that you know who are the 10 richest NFL Owners in 2023, let us learn a little bit in detail about them.
Samuel Robson “Rob” Walton is the richest person in America to own an NFL team. Rob has garnered billions of dollars in net worth by being the heir of the Walmart company. In 2023, Walton has a net worth of approximately $63.2 billion and is the owner of NFL team Denver Broncos.
David Tepper has made billions from his hedge fund management company Appaloosa Management and his net worth currently stands at He is the owner of the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL) and also owns a team in Major League Soccer (MLS), Charlotte FC. Tepper is also a philanthropist who has donated millions of dollars to different foundations.
Jerry Jones started his career with many unsuccessful business ventures before starting his oil and gas exploration business. Jones purchased the NFL team Dallas Cowboys in 1989 for an amount of $140 million. His net worth in 2023 is estimated to be around $13.8 Billion with the team being his major source of income.
Stan Kroenke is the owner of Kroenke Sports & Entertainment and his company owns a team in every major field of sports. He currently owns the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League, Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association and the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League. The NBA and NHL teams are in the name of his wife Ann Walton Kroenke, the daughter of Walmart co-founder James Walton.
Stephen Ross is the principal owner of the Miami Dolphins and a global real estate developer. The net worth of Stephen Ross in 2023 stands at around $11.6 Billion, making him one of the richest NFL owners. Celebrities like Gloria Estefan, Marc Anthony, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, etc are also a minority owner in his team. Stephen also owns the Dolphin Stadium (now known as Hard Rock Stadium).
Shahid Khan is a Pakistani-American billionaire businessman and sports tycoon who owns the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League (NFL). Khan is the richest person of Pakistani origin and the second richest auto parts magnate. Other than NFL, Khan has teams in Premier League and co-owns the American wrestling promotion, All Elite Wrestling.
Robert Kraft is the chairman and CEO of the diversified holding company, Kraft Group. He is the owner and founder of the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer and thus also owns the New England Patriots of National Football League (NFL). As of 2023, he has a net worth of $10.6 billion.
Arthur Blank is the co-founder of The Home Depot, the largest home improvement retail corporation in America. He is also the owner of two professional sports teams based in Atlanta, the Atlanta Falcons of National Football League (NFL) and Atlanta United of Major League Soccer (MLS). With a net worth of $7.9 Billion, Blank is one of the richest NFL owners in 2023.
Terry Pegula is the owner of Buffalo Bills team in NFL which he bought in 2014 after its actual owner died. Pegula competed with future US President Donald Trump and musician Jon Bon Jovi and finally won the bidding to become the owner of the team. Other than professional sports, Terry also has interests in natural gas development, real estate and entertainment.
The list of 10 richest NFL owners 2023 concludes with Stephen Bisciotti who currently owns the Baltimore Ravens of the NFL. Bisciotti is known as the founder of Aerotek the largest privately owned staffing and recruiting company in the US. His net worth in 2023 stands at about $6.3 Billion.