NFL considering playing preseason game in Beijing

Updated: March 29, 2006, 3:31 PM ET
Associated Press

ORLANDO, Fla. -- With the Summer Olympics headed to China, why not the NFL, too?

Commissioner Paul Tagliabue said Wednesday the league is considering playing a preseason game in Beijing next summer, one year before the Olympics are staged there.

The NFL has played exhibition games outside the United States regularly since 1986, although there won't be any this summer. Last Oct. 2, Arizona beat San Francisco in the first regular-season game played abroad, in Mexico. The Cardinals ...

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