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Packers ranked top 5 in pro sports for giving fans value for their passion

Jay Sorgi

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Packers ranked top 5 in pro sports for giving fans value for their passion

CREATED Sep. 23, 2013

Few, if any, teams in American pro sports have more of a passionate following than the Green Bay Packers.

According to a study by ESPN, Packers fans are getting major value for that investment.

Green Bay ranks fifth overall and tops among NFL teams for giving fans the best "return for the emotion, money and time they invest in their favorite clubs," according to the study.

The Packers finished 3rd in "title track," 3rd in ownership, 5th in stadium experience and 6th in fan relations.

The NBA's Memphis Grizzlies ranked No. 1 overall.

The Milwaukee Brewers finished 35th among 122 teams.  They finished 3rd in stadium experience and 8th in affordability.

The Milwaukee Bucks ranked 117th, with a last-place finish on "title track."

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