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Officials approve stadium funds

Updated: November 12, 2013, 9:28 PM ET
By Michael DiRocco | ESPN.com

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Jacksonville city officials have matched Jaguars owner Shad Khan's commitment to keeping the team in Jacksonville.

The city council on Tuesday voted 14-2 to approve $43 million of $63 million in stadium upgrades to EverBank Field. Khan has already pledged the remaining $20 million help to finance two new video scoreboards and an interactive area that will include a pool.

"We are very appreciative of the support of City Council," Jaguars president Mark Lamping ...

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