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Today’s News

Your team might not reach the playoffs this week, but they could rule themselves out of the running

An 0-3 start is the death knell for playoff hopes in the NFL.

Friday 22 September, 2017

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Wednesday 20 September, 2017

James Harrison is stronger than you and he's not afraid to show it

The NFL star warns others not to try this at home.

From TheJournal.ie Legendary sports broadcaster Jimmy Magee dies aged 82 RIP

Legendary sports broadcaster Jimmy Magee dies aged 82

Magee, much beloved for his ‘Memory Man’ persona, had been ill for some time.

Monday 18 September, 2017

In the future, every quarterback will be Alex Smith

Are we sure football is good anymore?

Sunday 17 September, 2017

NFL week 2 preview: Now we'll learn how good or bad teams really are

We’ll learn a lot more this week than we did on the opening weekend.

Friday 15 September, 2017

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Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Irish kids don't do enough PE so make it an exam subject says Olympian Thomas Barr

The Irish 400m hurdler believes PE should become part of the Leaving Certificate.

Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

The 48-year old was stopped near Edinburgh on Sunday.

Monday 11 September, 2017

3 things we shouldn't overreact to from week 1 in the NFL... and 3 we should

The Patriots and Seahawks will be just fine, the Texans and Cardinals, maybe not.

Sunday 10 September, 2017

NFL week 1 preview: We already know we're in for one hell of a ride

As Thursday night proved, what does any of us really know in the early weeks.

Friday 8 September, 2017

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Thursday 7 September, 2017

Here are the teams you think will be playing at the business end of the NFL season

The NFL kicks off tonight and it looks like you’re ready to give the Patriots back-to-back titles.

Wednesday 6 September, 2017

NFL preseason power-rankings or: How I learned to stop worrying and love the Patriots*

*Love might be a bit strong, but you have to respect what they continue to achieve.

Zeke Elliott's 6-game ban upheld, but he'll still play for the Cowboys this weekend

Arbitrator Harold Henderson took the decision last night.

Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Monday 4 September, 2017

The 'Scam for Sam' and other storylines to follow this NFL season

Can the Patriots go undefeated and just how far will the anthem protests spread?

Sunday 3 September, 2017

Raiders and Patriots top Super Bowl betting ahead of new season

Raiders and Patriots top Super Bowl betting ahead of new season

And more people think the Browns will lift the Vince Lombardi trophy than the Bengals.

Saturday 2 September, 2017

Due North: The Irish teenager heading to Canada to train with former NHL players

Mark Murphy will spend a year living, eating and breathing ice hockey, despite the lack of a permanent rink here.

Friday 1 September, 2017

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Thursday 31 August, 2017

Irish team, Aqua Blue Sport, has bus destroyed in 'cowardly arson attack'

Spanish police are investigating the incident.

Wednesday 30 August, 2017

WATCH: Hurlers vs baseball players: who hits harder?

The stars of Irish hurling and baseball went head-to-head to see who could knock it out of the park.

Can saliva diagnose concussion? The English Premiership is taking part in a trial to find out

Payers with confirmed or suspected concussion will provide saliva samples immediately following the injury.

Ireland's 'groundbreaking' Rugby World Cup smashed lots of TV and ticket records

The 2017 event was the best-attended and most-viewed in tournament history.

Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Ireland's Nico Roche up to joint-second at Vuelta after late attack in the mountains

Roche is now just 36 seconds behind leader Chris Froome.

Lions make Matthew Stafford the highest-paid NFL player of all time

The deal, worth $135 million, has over $90 million in guarantees.

Kid asks Federer why his nickname is The Goat if there is 'limited livestock in Switzerland'

The young fan also asked Federer to hold off retirement so he could play against him.

Monday 28 August, 2017

Ex-Celtic striker Sutton's interview with Rangers' manager Caixinha is delightfully awkward Interview This post contains videos

Ex-Celtic striker Sutton's interview with Rangers' manager Caixinha is delightfully awkward

It was a heated interview on BT Sport yesterday.

Saturday 26 August, 2017

As it happened: Manchester United v Leicester City, Premier League

Both sides have had no trouble finding the net this season and we’d all the action from Old Trafford.

What do you think of Connacht's new away and European kits? New Clobber This post contains a poll

What do you think of Connacht's new away and European kits?

They’re different anyway.

Davy Russell receives Turf Club caution over Tramore incident

The jockey will face no further action after appearing to strike his mount.

Patriot pains as Brady's favourite target suffers season-ending injury

Julian Edelman left the field last night clutching his knee.

Friday 25 August, 2017

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16-year old son of ex-Ireland underage midfielder named in Wales World Cup qualifier squad

The good news is that Gareth Bale is back for Chris Coleman’s side.

Friday 18 August, 2017

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Olympic hero Murphy to miss World Championships with injury

The silver medallist suffered a knee injury three weeks ago.

'Didn't they say elephants are scared of mouses' - Marshawn Lynch quiet on anthem sit down

Lynch was his usual talkative self when dealing with reporters last night.

'Everyone is talking about it but they're not' - Gillick critical of BBC's Farah coverage

The two-time European gold medallist believes Farah should have faced more questioning.

Quiz: How Well Do You Remember Kerry And Mayo's Epic 2014 Semi-Final

Pitch invaders, American football and extra-time. These two games had it all.

Thursday 17 August, 2017

Gutierrez fight cancelled but Cyclone make no reference to reported Frampton split

Reports emerged earlier that the Belfast boxer was set to split with his promoters.

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