Found October 08, 2013 on Football Nation:
The NFL is rapidly growing in popularity in the UK and the league has taken notice.Fans from across the pond (myself included) will be glad to hear that there will be three regular season games held at London's Wembley Stadium during the 2014 season.The so-called ''home'' teams for the three games will be the Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders and the Atlanta Falcons.Admittedly that doesn't sound like a promising lineup at first glance, but hopefully by this time next year these squads will be a bit better with some useful drafting in April.Commissioner Roger Goodell said, ''The fan enthusiasm for our sport continues to grow. By playing two games in the UK this year, we are creating more fans. We hope that with three games in London next year we will attract even more people to our game.''The International Series has become increasingly popular since the first game was held in 2007, playing one game a year at Wembley until this year when th...
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