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  • British chancellor 'doing everything' to bring NFL team to London

    Ben Rohrbach at Shutdown Corner1 day ago

    The Mayor of London expressed "high hopes" the city could land an NFL team after the league signed a 10-year agreement to ensure games will played in an English Premier League stadium well into the next decade, and another high-profile British politician is doubling down — with a terrible football pun, no less.

    First Secretary of State George Osborne has some confusing titles for those of us on the Stateside of the pond, including Chancellor of the Exchequeur and Second Lord of the Treasury, but all you really need to know about the Conservative Party politician is among the favorites to be England's next Prime Minister.

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