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Ranking the best NFL cities in the U.S.

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The NFL has become the most popular sport in the United States. However, when it comes to fandom in some cities, the attachment to a team can be more substantial than in other metro areas.

Which U.S. cities are the best? The metrics—from win totals to the number of bars near the stadium—show how they stack up…

Note: LA and New York have two teams each, so that is why there are 30 here, not 32.

30. Jacksonville, Fla.

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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

29. Houston, Texas

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Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports

28. Phoenix, Ariz.

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Michael Chow-USA TODAY Sports

27. Charlotte, N.C.

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Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

26. Los Angeles, Calif.

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(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

25. Las Vegas, Nev.

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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

24. Atlanta, Ga.

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(AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

23. Buffalo, N.Y.

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Gregory Fisher-USA TODAY Sports

22. Nashville, Tenn.

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Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports

21. Tampa, Fla.

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Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports

20. Miami, Fla.

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Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

19. Detroit, Mich.

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18. Baltimore, Md.

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Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

17. Seattle, Wash.

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(Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

16. Indianapolis, Ind.

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Kirby Lee/Image of Sport-USA TODAY Sports

15. Cleveland, Ohio

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(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

14. Washington, D.C.

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Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

13. Chicago, Ill.

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Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

12. Cincinnati, Ohio

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Brett Hansbauer-USA TODAY Sports

11. New Orleans, La.

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Chuck Cook-USA TODAY Sports

10. Minneapolis, Minn.

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ake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

9. San Francisco, Calif.

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Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports

8. New York, N.Y.

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Gary Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

7. Kansas City, Mo.

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(Photo by Kyle Rivas/Getty Images)

6. Philadelphia, Pa.

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(AP Photo/Jacob Kupferman)

5. Denver, Colo.

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Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports

4. Boston, Mass.

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Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports

3. Dallas, Texas

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Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

2. Green Bay, Wis.

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(DANIEL LIPPITT/AFP via Getty Images)

1. Pittsburgh, Pa.

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(ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP via Getty Images)

Story originally appeared on List Wire