Most Searched Sports Star: When it comes to the sports world, sometimes a little controversy goes further than actual on field excellence, as Tim Tebow was the most searched athlete for 2013. Tebow moved up from #3 in 2012 to take over the top spot. Last year’s king Peyton Manning dropped quite a bit after a successful comeback season, coming in at #18 in 2013.
Top Three: Tim Tebow, Lindsay Vonn, Tiger Woods
Most Searched Sports Team: American football favorite, the Dallas Cowboys, is the most searched sports team of 2013. The Cowboys are the second highest valued sports franchise in US history (behind #3 most searched team the New York Yankees) with an estimated value of approximately $2.1 billion.
Top Three: Dallas Cowboys, Miami Heat, New York Yankees
Each year, Bing takes a look back at all the people, events, news, memes and more that made this year memorable. Bing analyzed the billions of searches that took place on Bing.com throughout the year, to share the top searches across a variety of categories, which can be viewed in a full report at www.BingTrends.com.