About This Statistic
The statistic depicts the total value of NFL television broadcasting rights deals from 2014 to 2022. The NFL's national TV deal with ESPN is worth a total of 15.2 billion U.S. dollars from 2014 to 2021.
The National Football League as a whole generated more than 12 billion U.S. dollars in revenue in 2015. More than 50 percent of the revenue is attributable to television rights deals, as the average annual amount of money coming into the league from these deals exceeded 7 billion U.S. dollars. Other important streams of revenue for the NFL, besides TV rights, are sponsorships and gate receipts.