• Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne, left,  exchanges a rugby ball for an American football with former American football player Dan Marino, during a media event inside 11 Downing Street in London on Friday Oct. 2, 201  (Justin Tallis/Pool, via AP)

    Britain seeks NFL franchise in London within 5 years

    LONDON (AP) — Britain’s treasury chief pushed his case Friday for placing a permanent NFL franchise in London, saying he hoped the league would move a team to the capital within the next five years.