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Tim Tebow is not the only former NFL player looking for a new career in baseball

Sanders Commings last appeared in a competitive baseball game in 2008, when he was in high school.

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Other - Yesterday’s News

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton set to pack his bag for Saturday, Rooney's staying put and today's sport

Plus, that all-important fixture list for a busy Friday of sport.

Will Tom Brady's backup still be Tom Brady's backup next season?

NFL executives think a ‘blockbuster’ trade for Jimmy Garoppolo is on the cards.

Ireland hockey captain David Harte wins world Goalkeeper of the Year

It’s the second consecutive award for the Corkman.

Concussions still a 'fact-free zone' as leading researchers call for national guidelines

A major conference on concussive brain injuries will take place in Trinity College tomorrow.

Other - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: 'Super 8' gaelic football proposal slammed, Bundee Aki's back and today's sport

Plus, a Saudi Arabian goalkeeper with a serious passion for gaelic football.

The Waterford man preparing to swim the length of Ireland in memory of his father

Alan Corcoran is looking to raise money for two charities close to his heart.

Out of Bounds: Only Rory knows if his round with Trump was an unnecessary distraction

McIlroy lives in a different world than the rest of us, so should we be surprised a round with POTUS is part of it?

Working 9-5 and beating the professionals: Eoin Morton looking to repeat last year's Rás feat

Eoin Morton spoke to The42 about fitness, his hectic life and THAT Rás stage win last year.

A+ for Caballero as goalkeeper confirms he studied Falcao's penalty pattern before game

The Manchester City goalkeeper saved from the Colombian early in the second-half when a goal would’ve made it 3-1 to Monaco.

Other - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Freddie Roach says it would be 'an honour' to train Conor McGregor to fight Floyd Mayweather

“One punch can change everything. It’s the sport we’re in. I’m not going to count him out completely.”

We'll Leave It There So: Sexton fit for France, PieGate ends in tears and all today's sport

Elsewhere, a new role for Damien Duff while Dan Carter’s drink-driving has cost dearly.

The Cheltenham injury crisis continues - favourite Thistlecrack to miss the Gold Cup

Trainer Colin Tizzard confirmed the news this morning.

Other - Monday 20 February, 2017

Silver medal for Downey and English caps one of Irish cycling's best-ever weekends

The pair finished second in the Madison on day three of the UCI Track World Cup in Colombia.

Other - Sunday 19 February, 2017

A great weekend for Irish cycling just got even better

Galway’s Lydia Gurley wins scratch bronze at the World Cup event in Colombia.

Kammy qualifies for Ireland and more in our sporting tweets of the week

Also featuring George Hamilton and Conor McGregor.

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The best bits from last night's NBA Slam Dunk contest

Pacers forward Glenn Robinson wins 2017 competition.

'I do feel pressure but I believe strongly in Irish athletes, Irish coaches and Ireland as a nation'

Sarah Keane has been tasked with bringing the Olympic Council of Ireland out of the crisis it currently finds itself in and rebuilding the organisation’s plummeting credibility.

Other - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Japanese pool player gives utterly bonkers interview after World Masters win WTF? This post contains videos

Japanese pool player gives utterly bonkers interview after World Masters win

Either Naoyuki Oi is a bit of a character or his English needs work.

Cue Card in top form at Ascot with Cheltenham Gold Cup just around the corner

Colin Tizzard says “he’s as good as he’s ever been” after the 11-year-old won by 15 lengths this afternoon.

Ireland's showjumpers deliver under pressure to win $100,000 Nations Cup in Florida

Cian O’Connor’s double clear steers Ireland to Ocala win.

Ireland's Mark Downey wins gold at Track Cycling World Cup event in Colombia

It comes as the youngster’s second UCI Track World Cup gold medal.

Pep makes one thing clear about his future - he's never going back to Barca

“Barca will be back and prove you wrong,” Guardiola warns after Champions League nightmare.

'The Russian Rubberbandits' and a frosty atmosphere in Chile - it's comments of the week

Plus, the three certainties in life — death, taxes and Arjen Robben cutting in on his left foot.

Climb to the top: The team built to produce Ireland's next generation of cycling stars Wheelie Good This post contains videos

Climb to the top: The team built to produce Ireland's next generation of cycling stars

With four Irish riders on their roster, An Post-Chain Reaction are targeting a big 2017.

Other - Friday 17 February, 2017

Joe Ward bounces back from Rio disappointment with first national title in 3 years

Kellie Harrington was also victorious in Dublin tonight.

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AP McCoy statue to be unveiled at Cheltenham on opening day of this year's festival

The lifesize bronze has been crafted by Dublin-based sculptor Paul Ferriter.

Ireland's Cricket World Cup dream is over

Ireland fall to 86-run defeat against Pakistan in Colombo.

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor Background This post contains videos

'He likes his dad to collect him from the airport' - WWE's heartwarming tribute to Ireland's Finn Balor

The 35-year-old Wicklow native, whose real name is Fergal Devitt, has forged a successful career in wrestling.

Other - Thursday 16 February, 2017

Slack Spurs slump to Europa League defeat in Belgium

Mauricio Pochettino’s side have plenty of work to do if they want to extend their European campaign.

We'll Leave It There So: Stokes must pay €230K, Lam hits back at Hansen and today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Stokes must pay €230K, Lam hits back at Hansen and today's sport

Elsewhere, Anthony Foley’s widow Olive accepts award on behalf of her late husband, Niamh Briggs is ruled out of the Six Nations and referee Mark Clattenburg is leaving the Premier League to take up a role in Saudi Arabia.

'No one could quite understand him' - The story of the Irish maverick on the brink of '80s F1 glory Essential Viewing This post contains videos

'No one could quite understand him' - The story of the Irish maverick on the brink of '80s F1 glory

A documentary on the life of Tommy Byrne is showing on RTÉ One tonight.

Tennis star Bouchard follows through with Twitter date after lost Super Bowl bet Good Sport This post contains videos

Tennis star Bouchard follows through with Twitter date after lost Super Bowl bet

She sat courtside at the Nets game with the lucky fan last night.

Olympic swimming great found 'alive and sober' after disappearance

Grant Hackett’s father confirmed to local media that his son was was safe.

Other - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: McGregor v Mayweather doesn't look likely and all today's sport

Elsewhere, a huge blow for Scotland’s Six Nations’ aspirations & a former Welsh scrum-half joins Ulster’s coaching staff for next season.

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight UFC

Mayweather quashes rumours of McGregor fight

The retired boxer has told McGregor to ‘take care of business with the UFC’.

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