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    Interesting Expansion Story

    NFL considering addition of two teams | Scoop Du Jour - Yahoo! Sports

    LA and who else? What's your guys' opinion?



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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    In before someone suggest Des Moines.


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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    Mason city is high on the list I bet...



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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    Probably 2 in LA. Although I think it's dumb. 32 is more than enough. A team will move there eventually.



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    We just had a 'football day' in our office. My highly casual poll showed that no one team has a hold on this market. At least 11 different teams were represented that I counted and no more than 3 fans were seen for any one team. This is a large office too.

    LA could be fools gold for the NFL.



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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    Vegas.



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    Mike Florio (sp?) was hosting Dan Patrick the other day and said it sounds like the NFL is gearing up to have a London franchise. I think that's a really bad idea.


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    Tokyo and Berlin.


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    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    Mike Florio (sp?) was hosting Dan Patrick the other day and said it sounds like the NFL is gearing up to have a London franchise. I think that's a really bad idea.
    There is no way that happens. The logistics make no sense. I could see them playing more games in Europe, but not putting a franchise there.



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    Tokyo and Berlin.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    Mike Florio (sp?) was hosting Dan Patrick the other day and said it sounds like the NFL is gearing up to have a London franchise. I think that's a really bad idea.
    I would love this -- London is one of my favorite cities. Hope this happens.



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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    Toronto would be a good location.

    Also, I'd think Vegas and Portland would be potential spots. Still kinda surprises me that Vegas has no pro sports franchises.


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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    London, and its a truly awful idea.. St Louis is a viable candidate to move there.

    -There lease is up in 3 yrs
    -They are playing a game a year there the next three years
    -There owner owns the soccer team and stadium there



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    Quote Originally Posted by dabears32 View Post
    London, and its a truly awful idea.. St Louis is a viable candidate to move there.

    -There lease is up in 3 yrs
    -They are playing a game a year there the next three years
    -There owner owns the soccer team and stadium there
    The NFL in STL is doomed. People well remember the PSL scam from the now obsolete Dome and a new stadium is extremely unlikely........ if not impossible. London is a great idea.



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    Re: Interesting Expansion Story

    Portland recently added the Timbers for the MLS so I could see them getting an NFL team too.



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