09/09/2012 11:57 am ET

The Most Expensive NFL Tickets Of The Season: CNBC

With the kickoff of the 2012-2013 National Football League season, we wondered what games had the hottest tickets. The following list presents the 10 highest-priced NFL games of the season.

The season opener Wednesday night between the Super Bowl Champion New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys made the list, but perhaps surprisingly, it wasn’t the most expensive.

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The prices do not represent the face value of the ticket, but what they cost through resources like Craigslist, eBay, StubHub and TicketNetwork. These prices are aggregated by TiqIQ, the leading secondary market aggregator for event tickets online. All data was provided by Chris Matcovich, director of data communications for the company, which has been cited by numerous news organizations.

Click over to CNBC for the full slideshow:

Read ahead to see the 5 most expensive NFL tickets of the 2012-2013 season, according to TiqIQ:

The Most Expensive NFL Tickets Of 2012