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NFL teams averaged 68,401 fans per game in '13, up just over 1% from last season. The Cowboys once again led all teams in the league with 88,043 fans per game, filling AT&T Stadium to 110.1% capacity. Among NFC clubs, the Packers saw the biggest gain, up nearly 11% as the club unveiled a renovated and expanded Lambeau Field this season. The Buccaneers also saw a jump of nearly 7% at Raymond James Stadium this season. Among NFC teams seeing significant drops were the Rams (-5%) and Redskins (-3%). Listed below is team-by-team attendance for NFC clubs. See tomorrow's issue for AFC figures (THE DAILY).NFC REGULAR-SEASON ATTENDANCE
TEAMGAMESTOTALAVG.% CAP.PREV.% +/-GAMES ('12) Cowboys8704,34588,043110.1%88,531-0.6%8 Giants8641,18480,14897.1%80,496-0.4%8 Packers*8623,57777,94796.5%70,50810.6%8 Redskins8617,76777,22184.2%79,655-3.1%8 Panthers8587,54473,44399.9%73,2930.2%8 Saints8583,21072,90199.6%72,8880.0%8 Falcons8561,79570,22498.6%70,0970.2%8 49ers8557,85669,732100.0%69,7320.0%8 Eagles8553,15269,144102.3%69,1440.0%8 Seahawks8545,57768,197101.8%67,9460.4%8 Vikings8531,65366,45799.7%60,7259.4%8 Lions8510,36963,79698.9%63,7700.0%8 Bears8498,86462,358101.4%62,3290.0%8 Cardinals8488,27161,03493.9%60,8910.2%8 Buccaneers8470,54858,81989.2%55,1026.7%8 Rams8455,65756,95786.3%60,116-5.3%8 NFC TOTALS1288,931,36969,77697.4%69,0761.0%128 NFL TOTALS25617,510,56968,40196.6%67,5911.2%256
NOTES: Attendance data based on totals posted immediately following games. Figures do not reflect any subsequent adjustments made by teams or the league. Totals include one designated Bills home game played in Toronto last season. Totals also include a designated Rams home game played in London in '12, and one game each for the Jaguars and Vikings this season. * = Lambeau Field expansion project increased stadium capacity to 80,750 this year compared to 73,094 in '12.