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Should the NFL have a team in London?

June 7, 2013
Jun
7

An NFL team in London?

The NFL has been looking at expanding overseas for some time now, with much of its attention focused on London. The league has held an annual game at Wembley Stadium for three straight seasons -- this year, it'll increase to two. Bengals offensive tackle and union team representative Andrew Whitworth is opposed to plans of a new franchise, however, saying he would hope he'd be ''able to quit'' if he landed on an NFL team in London. Whitworth said very few players would want to play overseas on a regular basis, but is he overstating the trouble an overseas team would face?

  • Would an NFL team work in London?

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      17%
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      83%

    Discuss (Total votes: 42,961)

  • Would you want to see the NFL expand overseas?

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      19%
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      81%

    Discuss (Total votes: 52,257)

  • Other than the travel issue, what would be the biggest challenge for an NFL franchise in London?

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      55%
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      45%

    Discuss (Total votes: 19,493)

  • What's your take on the NFL's annual London game?

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      53%
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      47%

    Discuss (Total votes: 20,233)

  • How much trouble would an NFL team in London have attracting free agents?

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      39%
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      48%
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      13%

    Discuss (Total votes: 18,556)

  • How many games should the NFL play in London per season?

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      37%
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      44%
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      19%

    Discuss (Total votes: 18,668)

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