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Vikings to play Steelers in London next season

As expected the Minnesota Vikings will be playing a game at Wembley Stadium in London next season. The NFL announced Tuesday the Vikings will play the Steelers next year on September 29. Team president Mark Wilf says the Vikings are honored to represent the NFL on a global level.
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