Forbes: Buccaneers worth $1.5 billion

TAMPA, Fla. -- In 20 years, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have gone from a team that sold for $192 million to a franchise that's worth $1.5 billion.

That's according to the latest NFL franchise valuations put out by Forbes on Monday. The Bucs rank No. 24 in the league. For context, the Dallas Cowboys are No. 1 at $4 billion.

According to Forbes, the Bucs bring in $313 million in revenue and have an operating income of $55.2 million. They have $163 million in player expenses.