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# pigskin - Yesterday’s News


# pigskin - Friday 29 March, 2013

Extremely Good Friday for Romo as he pens $108m contract

Don’t curse. You’re so close to a sin-less 24 hours.

# pigskin - Sunday 3 February, 2013

VIDEO: Padraig Harrington kicks a sweet field goal at the Phoenix Open Pigskin Classic This post contains videos

VIDEO: Padraig Harrington kicks a sweet field goal at the Phoenix Open

The Dubliner is in third place and eight shots behind in-form Phil Mickelson.

# pigskin - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Tim Tebow set for Florida return as Jacksonville Jaguars prowl

The rarely used quarter-back and former demi-god could be on his way out of the New York Jets.

# pigskin - Sunday 25 November, 2012

Trojan effort gives unbeaten Notre Dame a fighting title shot

Their season began in Dublin but will conclude with a BCS championship game in Miami, Florida.

# pigskin - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Olympic Silver Medallist sprinter signed up by New England Patriots

The multi-talented athlete has prospered on the American Football field with University of Florida.

# pigskin - Friday 11 May, 2012

NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet

Deuce Lutui from Tonga has changed to ‘a mostly animal-free’ eating regime and loving life at the Seattle Seahawks.

# pigskin - Monday 16 January, 2012

NFL Playoffs: Green Bay sent packing; Ravens hold off Houston Crunch Time This post contains videos

NFL Playoffs: Green Bay sent packing; Ravens hold off Houston

The Green Bay Packers cruised into the NFL Playoffs with a 15-1 record; now they’re going home. Here’s how the Giants and the Ravens booked their places in the final four.

# pigskin - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Redzone: Should old acquaintance be forgot?

The NFL regular season finishes with a full slate of divisional fixtures on New Year’s Day. Steven O’Rourke thinks familiarity will cost some playoff hopefuls.

# pigskin - Friday 23 December, 2011

The Redzone: No Fairytale of New York for the Jets

It’s Christmas time, there’s no need to be afraid. Unless, of course, your team is facing a must-win game this weekend. Steven O’Rourke reports on the festive American football season.

# pigskin - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Top NFL delegate gives Croker the thumbs-up

American football bosses reveal that they were “very impressed” on their visit to Jones Road last week.

# pigskin - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

The Redzone: Bears shouldn’t turn to grizzly Favre

Week 13 was billed as Separation Sunday in the NFL and, while some of the playoff picture became clearer, parts of it remain as indecipherable as a Turner Prize entry. Steven O’Rourke reports.