Photo: Stefan Rousseau/NewscomJacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan (right) meets with London Mayor Sadiq Khan.
Northeast Florida Roundup
British invasion: The Jaguars' London games pay dividends back home
Since Shad Khan bought the team five years ago, the Jacksonville Jaguars have continued to lose on the field, and Khan’s real estate development plans in Jacksonville have yet to pay off.
But city leaders who hoped Khan would prove to be a catalyst for economic development aren’t disappointed. Khan’s decision that the Jaguars will play an annual game in London, with an eye toward providing an opportunity to market the city along with his football team, has paid off handsomely.
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