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October 24, 2013

It's official: Cowboys to play Jaguars in London in 2014

The Dallas Cowboys will head to London to the play the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2014 as a part of a three-game international series.

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell confirmed the match up today at a luncheon in London. The other games will include the Atlanta Falcons hosting he Detroit Lions and the Oakland Raiders hosting the Miami Dolphins.

The Cowboys will be the visiting team against the Jaguars, who gave up their home game to be part of the international series.

The Jaguars, who face the San Francisco 49ers in London on Sunday, committed to playing a home game in the UK in 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016, all at Wembley Stadium. 

The dates and times of the games will be announced at a later date.

 “Our fans in the UK continue to demonstrate their passion for more football,” Goodell said.  “Next year for the first time we will play three regular-season games in London.  We have scheduled three attractive games with four teams playing in their first International Series game.  The growing enthusiasm for the NFL internationally is exciting and we look forward to continuing to respond to this interest in our game.”

Clarence Hill

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