NFL approves five-year extension of Buffalo Bills' Toronto Series

Wednesday May 23rd, 2012

Buffalo Bills Rookie Stephon Gilmore practices during mini-camp. (Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

The National Football League and the NFL's International Committee approved the Buffalo Bills' request to continue to play games in Toronto, granting permission to extend the series until 2017, according to  The Associated Press also says that about 15 percent of the team's fan base is located in southern Ontario.

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