Falcons owner: London could have ‘maybe more than one’ team

Posted: June 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

USA TODAY Sports Wire

Arthur Blank (Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports) Arthur Blank (Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports)

The NFL is at a crossroads.

The Buffalo Bills are for sale, there are rumors of a possible move to Los Angeles, and the sport is gaining traction in London.

In a Q+A with the MMQB.com’s Peter King, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank spoke about the future of a London franchise, and speculated that the success of past regular season games played in the city could lead to a team’s move there.

“I think it will lead to [a team]. I think it will start with an increased number of games. That will be translated into a very successful series of games, and eventually, I think a franchise. And maybe more than one. London’s a big city … I think eventually having that many games says that we really are playing a season in London, so we probably ought to…

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