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#American Football

# american-football - Yesterday’s News

8 American football movies to get you in the mood for the NFL season

From Friday Night Lights to Any Given Sunday.

New to the NFL? The42′s guide to picking a team this season

New to the sport and looking for a team to support

# american-football - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Why does one NFL team continue to let their star QB get injured?

An NFL head coach says he’s never seen anything like it at any level of football.

# american-football - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

EA Sports release possibly the greatest video game trailer ever

Madden 16 is pulling out all the stops.

Is this the worst touchdown ever scored?

Quite possibly, yes.

# american-football - Monday 24 August, 2015

Hall of Famer tells NFL rookies to ‘find a fall guy’ to serve jail time

Cris Carter was speaking at the 2014 Rookie Symposium.

# american-football - Saturday 22 August, 2015

The42′s guide to the perfect* NFL fantasy draft

Okay, we’ll settle for good.

# american-football - Friday 21 August, 2015

First Tebow, now Johnny Football is back throwing touchdowns

Back-up QBs of the world unite.

Peyton Manning takes precautions when he’s in the Patriots’ locker room cos he thinks it’s bugged NFL

# american-football - Thursday 20 August, 2015

It’s looking increasingly likely Tom Brady won’t serve a four-game ban

Could we see the four-time Super Bowl winner in action for week one?

# american-football - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

This new NFL stadium is unlike anything we have ever seen

Big plans to bring the NFL back to Los Angeles.

One of the NFL’s best players took a haymaker to the face in a joint practise session

This is why you shouldn’t have joint practises with other teams.

# american-football - Monday 17 August, 2015

NFL player who makes nearly €500,000 explains why he drives a cab part time

A.J. Francis does not like to be idle.

# american-football - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Tim Tebow is back scoring NFL touchdowns

Sure it’s only preseason but many felt his NFL career was over.

This NFL star is practising some very tough love on his kids

James Harrison doesn’t want medals for taking part.

Ex-international rugby star makes American football look easy in 49ers debut

120 yards against the Houston Texans for Jarryd Hayne.

# american-football - Saturday 15 August, 2015

The NFL’s first openly gay player is stepping away from football due to mental health reasons

Michael Sam has announced he will leave the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes once again.

# american-football - Friday 14 August, 2015

Friday Night Lights: Who said it… Coach Taylor or Tim Sherwood?

Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose.

# american-football - Thursday 13 August, 2015

What does a 21.5 stone vegan NFL player eat every day?

The short answer is a LOT.

# american-football - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Irish American footballer broke his hand, then arm but still finished the season’s biggest game

Rick Duffield had a very poignant reason to help the Belfast Trojans to a fourth Shamrock Bowl title in a row.

Team-mate broke Jets quarterback’s jaw over an unpaid air fare

Geno Smith is out for six-ten weeks.

# american-football - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

An NFL player who has made $28m still spends 12 hours a day working on his parent’s farm

Jordy Nelson does not want to forget his roots.

# american-football - Friday 7 August, 2015

Johnny Football’s best receiver this year could be a former QB who swapped positions

Terrelle Pryor can’t even throw the ball well on trick plays these days.

# american-football - Thursday 6 August, 2015

A slightly different type of football will be played in Dalymount Park this Sunday

Shamrock Bowl XXIX will see the Belfast Trojans face off against Trinity College Dublin.

# american-football - Friday 31 July, 2015

Russell Wilson becomes second highest earning QB in the NFL

Wilson will make almost $90m over four years.

# american-football - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

‘Deflategate’ could spill over to a new season as Tom Brady promises to persist with appeal

Meanwhile his agent Don Yee is not impressed with Roger Goodell.

# american-football - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Tom Brady’s suspension was just upheld by the NFL

He’ll just have to stay home in his mansion with Gisele. Or take this to court.

Arizona Cardinals hire first female coach in NFL history

Jen Welter is believed to be the first woman appointed to a coaching role at an NFL franchise.

# american-football - Sunday 26 July, 2015

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American football team celebrate with a glorious recreation of ‘The People’s Elbow’

You better believe that the Jacksonville Sharks know their role.

# american-football - Saturday 25 July, 2015

25-year-old ‘stepping away’ from the NFL after losing 2 fingers in fireworks accident

CJ Wilson lost his index and middle finger on 4 July, but he’s not giving up on football just yet.

# american-football - Friday 24 July, 2015

NFL officially outlaws genius trick play that helped the Patriots to the Super Bowl

No more tricky formations allowed in the No Fun League.

# american-football - Thursday 23 July, 2015

# american-football - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

# american-football - Thursday 16 July, 2015

Why this NFL player’s hair plays a vital role in what he eats

The Detroit Lions running back Joique Bell was in Dublin today.

# american-football - Saturday 11 July, 2015

Meet the Limerick man whose invention is reducing concussions in American Football

JP Hartigan’s product is being used by more than 50 NCAA Division 1 schools.

# american-football - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

Tottenham agree 10-year deal with the NFL to host American football in London

At least two matches will be played at Spurs’ new stadium annually.

# american-football - Monday 22 June, 2015

# american-football - Monday 15 June, 2015

Could Ireland field an American football team at the 2020 Olympics?

The sport has applied to be part of Tokyo 2020.

# american-football - Thursday 4 June, 2015

American football games have to be of ‘promotional value’ or ‘financially worthwhile’ to the GAA

GAA President defends decision to have no college American football game in Croke Park in 2016.

# american-football - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Wait, the Carolina Panthers have paid Cam Newton how much?

The quarterback signed a big-money contract extension with the Carolina Panthers on Tuesday.

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