Why does the NFL play games in London?

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SEATTLE -- The Seahawks arrive in London Thursday to play their first international regular-season NFL game in franchise history.

It has become an annual tradition for teams to play there and the league has a clear motivation for continuing that trend.

Aaron Levine has more from London.

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