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Dublin: 11 °C Tuesday 26 May, 2015


# nfl - Friday 15 May, 2015

Rob Gronkowski has 4 tips for finding a date on Tinder

It also helps if you’ve won a Super Bowl.

The NFL will vote on a rule change next week to make games more exciting

How teams approach their extra-point attempt could be about to change dramatically.

# nfl - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Opinion: The NFL have made a mess of Deflategate and it can all be traced back to Ray Rice

In trying so desperately to be seen to do the right thing, the league has made a mockery of its own disciplinary process.

Brady suspended for four games over ‘Deflategate,’ Patriots fined $1 million

The NFL stripped the Super Bowl champions of both their 2016 first round draft pick and the 2017 fourth round draft pick.

# nfl - Thursday 7 May, 2015

# nfl - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

# nfl - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

How did your team do in the 2015 NFL Draft? – NFC Edition

In the second part of his analysis, Steve O’Rourke looks at the NFC.

# nfl - Monday 4 May, 2015

How did your team do in the 2015 NFL Draft? – AFC Edition

Steve O’Rourke takes a look at how took the best advantage of the new crop of NFL players this weekend.

# nfl - Friday 1 May, 2015

Titans stick with Mariota as Jets and Rams provide the big surprises in round one

Gang Green fans will be particularly happy with how things fell into place last night.

# nfl - Thursday 30 April, 2015

With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, The42 selects…

With the first pick of the 2015 NFL Draft, The42 selects…

The waiting is almost over for college football’s big names as tonight they’ll find out their new homes.

# nfl - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

The 5 biggest Draft busts in NFL history

Just because you have the choice of every player in the Draft doesn’t mean you’ll get it right.

# nfl - Monday 27 April, 2015

Sports Film of the Week: Late Rounders

The late rounds of the NFL Draft are a long way from the glamour of round one.

Is there another Tom Brady in the 2015 NFL Draft class?

We pick out three quarterbacks who could just be flying under the radar.

# nfl - Friday 24 April, 2015

# nfl - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Here’s how the Eagles can land the player they REALLY want in this year’s NFL Draft

And don’t be at all surprised if it actually happens.

# nfl - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

The Patriots will kick off the 2015 NFL season against the Super Bowl’s most successful team

The NFL schedule for next season has been released.

# nfl - Monday 20 April, 2015

Here we go again: Tim Tebow is coming back to the NFL

The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly offering Tebow his last chance at an NFL career.

# nfl - Sunday 19 April, 2015

What it’s like to run a marathon in North Korea and the week’s best sportswriting

We’ll also learn how judging an MMA fight works.

# nfl - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Study finds 1 in 6 NFL players go broke within 12 years of retiring

Career length and total earnings have little effect on whether an NFL player will declare bankrupt.

Ulster turn to GAA, virtual reality and the NFL for marginal gains

Ulster turn to GAA, virtual reality and the NFL for marginal gains

Head coach Neil Doak has an open mind when it comes to making his team better.

# nfl - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

NFL star Aaron Hernandez convicted of first degree murder

The ex New England Patriot will now serve a mandatory life sentence.

# nfl - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Tom Brady is great at American football… not so much at baseball

You’d expect more from a four-time Super Bowl winner.

# nfl - Monday 13 April, 2015

JJ Watt could jump on top of Lady GaGa’s head from a standing start

The Houston Texans’ player might just be some kind of super hero.

# nfl - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Cowboys sign British warehouse worker to play defensive end

After just five games of American Football under his belt, Efe Obada has earned himself an NFL contract with the Dallas Cowboys.

# nfl - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Take note GAA… the NFL could change how teams score to encourage more entertainment

The times they are a changin’ Stateside.

# nfl - Monday 30 March, 2015

Tom Brady and Michael Jordan had the BEST craic hanging out together this weekend

Two of the most famous names in US sport spent the weekend together.

# nfl - Friday 27 March, 2015

NFL eyes Germany, Mexico games, more in London

The league would have staged four regular season games in London this year were it not for England hosting the Rugby World Cup in September and October.

# nfl - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Wales’s performance guru has been poached by an American football team

Adam Beard is off to the U S of A.

The NFL banned the genius formation the Patriots fooled the NFL with in the playoffs NFL

# nfl - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Head injury concerns forcing the NFL to redefine manhood

Former WWE star and concussion campaigner Chris Nowinski says he expects more young players to retire.

# nfl - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

NFL player retires at age 24, says football isn’t ‘worth the risk’ in groundbreaking decision NFL

NFL player retires at age 24, says football isn’t ‘worth the risk’ in groundbreaking decision

“I just want to live a long healthy life, and I don’t want to have any neurological diseases or die younger than I would otherwise,” he said.

# nfl - Friday 13 March, 2015

Rory McIlroy and Tom Brady to tee-up together at Augusta

How tall is Brady?

# nfl - Monday 9 March, 2015

# nfl - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Jarryd Hayne swaps the oval ball of rugby league for the slightly smaller oval ball of the NFL

The 27-year old has signed a deal with the San Francisco 49ers.

# nfl - Monday 23 February, 2015

A wannabe NFL player may have just broken a world record at the Combine

12′ 3″ is a very, very long way to jump.

# nfl - Sunday 22 February, 2015

A-Rod, the Don and the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring a look at football’s racism problem.

# nfl - Friday 20 February, 2015

The NFL Combine kicks off today but here’s why it doesn’t really matter

Okay, it does matter, but not always.

Straight outta… Carson? Raiders and Chargers plan joint stadium near LA

Apparently NFL teams are like buses.

# nfl - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

An NFL player could lose his lucrative contract if he fights his UFC champion brother… for charity

New England Patriots’ Chandler Jones could be in breach of contract if he fights UFC champion brother Jon, as planned.

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