The Jacksonville Jaguars will host the San Francisco 49ers in the first of the Jags' series of games in London.

The NFL announced on Thursday that the Jaguars will host the Niners on Oct. 27, 2013 at Wembley Stadium.

The Jaguars stepped in to fill the void of having an NFL game in London each year after the St. Louis Rams backed out of their commitment to play multiple games in England.

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