The Team Marketing Report said Friday that average ticket prices for NFL games increased 4.5 percent this year to $76.47, up from a 3.9 percent hike last season.
The New York teams had the steepest increases after moving into New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.
The Cleveland Browns have the lowest average ticket price at $54.51, a drop of 0.3 percent. Twenty-one of the 32 teams kept their average ticket cost the same or lowered it.
The NFL's premium average was $238.94, an increase of 5.6 percent.
Eric Grubman, NFL executive vice president for business ventures, said this month that season-ticket sales declined for the third year in a row and will be down between 1 percent and 2 percent.
In comparison, the average non-premium ticket for Major League Baseball was up 1.5 percent to $26.74 this year. The average was $48.90 last season in the NBA and $51.27 in the NHL.
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