The NFL International Series is taking the following step towards growth.
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport stories the league is taking the following essential step towards taking part in an everyday season recreation in Germany, probably as early as 2022.
The NFL will announce Germany’s three finalist cities on Tuesday, Oct. 12, in keeping with Rapoport. The NFL requested proposals for future regular-season video games in Germany this previous June.
The league stays dedicated to a number of video games in London and a recreation in Mexico City with Germany probably within the combine going ahead. This previous April, in accordance with increasing the common season to 17 video games, NFL homeowners accredited a brand new scheduling method for worldwide video games. Starting in 2022, there will likely be a minimum of 4 video games performed internationally each season and every NFL group will take a flip to host a world contest as soon as each eight seasons.
Beginning in 2007, the International Series has comprised 28 regular-season video games in London and three video games in Mexico City. The initiative has featured 31 of 32 NFL groups with the Green Bay Packers being the one membership to not play a regular-season recreation internationally.
The information comes forward of the primary worldwide recreation in practically two years after the league cancelled its 5 scheduled video games for the 2020 season in London and Mexico City as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. On Sunday, the Atlanta Falcons (1-3) will host the New York Jets (1-3) at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London. The NFL returns to the identical location in Week 6, when the Jacksonville Jaguars host the Miami Dolphins on Oct. 17.
Expanding to Germany exhibits the continued development and success of the NFL International Series.