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These are the 12 sports franchises losing the most fans:

12. Oakland Raiders

Decrease in attendance: 21.32 percent

2001 W-L record: 10-6 (finished 1st in AFC West)

2010 W-L record: 8-8 (finished 3rd in AFC West)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Raiders’ decline

11. Columbus Blue Jackets

Decrease in attendance: 21.76 percent

2001 W-L record: 28–39–9–6 (finished 5th in Central Division)

2010 W-L record: 32-35-15 (finished 5th in Central Division)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Blue Jackets’ decline

10. Indiana Pacers

Decrease in attendance: 24.32 percent

2001 W-L record: 41-41 (finished 8th in Eastern Conference)

2010 W-L record: 32-50 (finished 10th in Eastern Conference)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Pacers’ decline

9. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Decrease in attendance: 24.78 percent

2001 W-L record: 9-7 (finished 3rd in NFC Central Division)

2010 W-L record: 10-6 (finished 3rd in NFC South Division)

League championships last decade: won Super Bowl XXXVII in 2002

More on the Bucs’ decline

8. Philadelphia 76ers

Decrease in attendance: 24.94 percent

2001 W-L record: 56-26 (finished 1st in the Eastern Conference)

2010 W-L record: 27-55 (finished 13th in the Eastern Conference)

League championships last decade: none

More on the 76ers’ decline

7. Arizona Diamondbacks

Decrease in attendance: 25.05 percent

2001 W-L record: 85-77 (finished 3rd in NL West)

2010 W-L record: 65-97 (finished 5th in NL West)

League championships last decade: won World Series in 2001

More on the Diamondbacks’ decline

6. Detroit Lions

Decrease in attendance: 25.18 percent

2001 W-L record: 2-14 (finished 5th in NFC Central Division)

2010 W-L record: 6-10 (finished 3rd in NFC North Division)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Lions’ decline

5. Oakland Athletics

Decrease in attendance: 33.51 percent

2001 W-L record: 102-60 (finished 2nd in AL West)

2010 W-L record: 81-81 (finished 2nd in AL West)

League championships last decade: none

More on the A’s decline

4. Pittsburgh Pirates

Decrease in attendance: 33.78 percent

2001 W-L record: 62-100 (finished 6th in NL Central)

2010 W-L record: 57-105 (finished 6th in NL Central)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Pirates’ decline

3. Seattle Mariners

Decrease in attendance: 40.54 percent

2001 W-L record: 116-46 (finished 1st in AL West)

2010 W-L record: 61-101 (finished 4th in AL West)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Mariners’ decline

2. Baltimore Orioles

Decrease in attendance: 44.00 percent

2001 W-L record: 63-98 (finished 4th in AL East)

2010 W-L record: 66-96 (finished 5th in AL East)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Orioles’ decline

1. Cleveland Indians

Decrease in attendance: 56.08 percent

2000 W-L record: 91-71 (finished 1st in AL Central)

2010 W-L record: 69-93 (finished 4th in AL Central)

League championships last decade: none

More on the Indians’ decline

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