$1.28 billion Profit:
The Jets set themselves up for a quarterback controversy with the trade for Tim Tebow from Denver. Tebow had NFL’s second-best selling jersey in 2011 while playing for the Broncos. The Jets cut prices by as much as 52 percent in June on 12,000 upper-deck seats to help goose demand. (Getty Images) More From Forbes
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