Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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With the Jacksonville Jaguars gearing up to host one game per year for the next four seasons in London and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hinting that number could double, Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com points out that “it doesn’t take a rocket surgeon to come to the conclusion that if/when a team moves to London, the obvious choice will be the Jaguars.” Photo Credit: Jaguars.com Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports has just put out a fairly lengthy dissertation on the topic and expects an NFL team to take its talents across the pond “within the next 10 years” and explains that “numerous well-connected NFL people have tabbed [the Jaguars] as the most likely to land there.” While there would be several hurdles, including odious travel, growing a fanbase and the currency exchange rate, among many other things, the NFL’s apparent fixation with London does make sense from a dollars and cents standpoint. The Jaguars have made it clear for the past year that they want to play games overseas...
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