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# gridiron - Friday 1 May, 2015

Could Ireland host a college American football game in 2016 after all?
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Could Ireland host a college American football game in 2016 after all?

May 1st 2015, 2:05 PM 13,580 Views 22 Comments

The42 understands efforts are underway to ensure a game goes ahead.

# gridiron - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Here's the best tweets and touchdowns from the last weekend of NFL regular season action
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Here's the best tweets and touchdowns from the last weekend of NFL regular season action

Dec 28th 2014, 9:18 PM 5,252 Views 14 Comments

Join us for the final week of the NFL regular season.

# gridiron - Sunday 14 December, 2014

As it happened: NFL Hangout, week 15
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As it happened: NFL Hangout, week 15

Dec 14th 2014, 7:20 PM 3,724 Views 3 Comments

It’s gameday and we brought you all the action worth seeing.

# gridiron - Sunday 7 December, 2014

Here's all the best moments from tonight's NFL games
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Here's all the best moments from tonight's NFL games

Dec 7th 2014, 9:25 PM 4,597 Views 14 Comments

It’s squeaky bum time in the NFL.

# gridiron - Sunday 30 November, 2014

As it happened: NFL Hangout, week 13
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As it happened: NFL Hangout, week 13

Nov 30th 2014, 9:20 PM 5,280 Views 11 Comments

It’s gameday and we are here to bring you all the action worth seeing.

# gridiron - Sunday 23 November, 2014

As it happened: NFL hangout, Week 12
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As it happened: NFL hangout, Week 12

Nov 23rd 2014, 9:43 PM 6,330 Views 14 Comments

Can the New England Patriots continue their recent dominance?

# gridiron - Sunday 16 November, 2014

As it happened: NFL Sunday night hangout, week 11
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As it happened: NFL Sunday night hangout, week 11

Nov 16th 2014, 11:59 PM 6,122 Views 29 Comments

Today could go a long way towards determining this year’s Super Bowl race.

# gridiron - Friday 30 May, 2014

This Legends League star could be facing Ireland at the Women's World Cup
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This Legends League star could be facing Ireland at the Women's World Cup

May 30th 2014, 1:18 PM 12,760 Views 6 Comments

Former gridiron player Chloe Butler should make her Australia debut against New Zealand or Canada next month.

# gridiron - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale
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# Hut Hut Hut

Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale

Nov 30th 2013, 12:00 PM 16,784 Views 46 Comments

Jones’ Road is set to host a high-profile gridiron clash. We have a pair of tickets to give away.

# gridiron - Thursday 17 October, 2013

High school American football player blocks two punts on the same play
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# Different Class

High school American football player blocks two punts on the same play

Oct 17th 2013, 3:17 PM 2,942 Views 3 Comments

‘Clear eyes, full hearts…’

# gridiron - Thursday 10 October, 2013

High school running back horses entire defence out of it for this touchdown run
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High school running back horses entire defence out of it for this touchdown run

Oct 10th 2013, 6:38 PM 4,824 Views 0 Comments

And he’s minor again next year.

# gridiron - Tuesday 6 August, 2013

Notre Dame football unveils its flashy new 'Shamrock Series' uniform
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Notre Dame football unveils its flashy new 'Shamrock Series' uniform

Aug 6th 2013, 3:53 PM 3,434 Views 0 Comments

We want a pair of these gloves for our Junior C games.

# gridiron - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

A gay NFL player is reportedly considering coming out in the next few months
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# NFL

A gay NFL player is reportedly considering coming out in the next few months

Mar 26th 2013, 12:37 PM 1,552 Views 0 Comments

The gridiron star would become the first openly gay athlete in American team sports history.

# gridiron - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

This week's Sports Illustrated cover is basically an Adidas ad
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This week's Sports Illustrated cover is basically an Adidas ad

Nov 20th 2012, 7:13 PM 1,966 Views 3 Comments

It’s all about Notre Dame right now.

# gridiron - Monday 16 January, 2012

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

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

Jan 16th 2012, 11:40 AM 396 Views 0 Comments

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.

# gridiron - Friday 13 January, 2012

The Redzone: Can the Broncos out-Fox the Patriots?
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# NFL

The Redzone: Can the Broncos out-Fox the Patriots?

Jan 13th 2012, 9:25 AM 380 Views 1 Comment

All eight division winners are through to the divisional round of the playoffs for the first time since 2006. Now it’s time for Steven O’Rourke to pick his final four.

# gridiron - Friday 30 December, 2011

The Redzone: Should old acquaintance be forgot?
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The Redzone: Should old acquaintance be forgot?

Dec 30th 2011, 10:29 AM 348 Views 0 Comments

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.

# gridiron - Friday 23 December, 2011

The Redzone: No Fairytale of New York for the Jets
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The Redzone: No Fairytale of New York for the Jets

Dec 23rd 2011, 11:44 AM 383 Views 0 Comments

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.

# gridiron - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

The Redzone: What made Marion crumble?
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# Gridiron

The Redzone: What made Marion crumble?

Dec 13th 2011, 12:08 PM 536 Views 4 Comments

Once more, a weekend of incredible gridiron action is overshadowed by Timmy Terrific. Steven O’Rourke turns to science for some answers.

# gridiron - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Top NFL delegate gives Croker the thumbs-up
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# American Dream

Top NFL delegate gives Croker the thumbs-up

Dec 7th 2011, 9:55 PM 4,043 Views 10 Comments

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

# gridiron - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

The Redzone: Bears shouldn’t turn to grizzly Favre
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The Redzone: Bears shouldn’t turn to grizzly Favre

Dec 6th 2011, 12:02 PM 248 Views 1 Comment

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.

# gridiron - Thursday 1 December, 2011

The Redzone: The Saints go marching on
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The Redzone: The Saints go marching on

Dec 1st 2011, 2:55 PM 293 Views 2 Comments

Steven O’Rourke holds his hands up and admits – like George W Bush – he was wrong about New Orleans.

# gridiron - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

The Redzone: It’s Miller time
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The Redzone: It’s Miller time

Nov 29th 2011, 2:26 PM 368 Views 0 Comments

With all the hype surrounding their quarterback, it’s actually the Denver Broncos defence that have quietly seen them emerge as genuine playoff contenders. Steven O’Rourke rounds up week twelve in the NFL.

# gridiron - Friday 4 November, 2011

The Redzone: Cry me a Rivers
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The Redzone: Cry me a Rivers

Nov 4th 2011, 1:23 PM 259 Views 0 Comments

To the detriment of many fantasy owners, Philip Rivers is having a very poor season. However, Steven O’Rourke thinks he can turn it around in time for the Chargers to make the playoffs.

# gridiron - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

The Redzone: Cometh the hour, cometh the Manning
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The Redzone: Cometh the hour, cometh the Manning

Nov 1st 2011, 3:12 PM 192 Views 0 Comments

Quietly and confidently, Eli Manning has been putting together, statistically at least, the best season of his NFL career. Steven O’Rourke wonders how he’s managed to do it without anyone noticing.

# gridiron - Friday 28 October, 2011

The Red Zone: Garrett fiddles while Romo burns
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The Red Zone: Garrett fiddles while Romo burns

Oct 28th 2011, 4:33 PM 169 Views 0 Comments

It’s a low-key schedule in the NFL this weekend. But here’s the best of the bunch.

# gridiron - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

The Redzone: Tebow time? About five minutes
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# (Just About) Winning

The Redzone: Tebow time? About five minutes

Oct 25th 2011, 5:07 PM 236 Views 1 Comment

Tim Tebow’s fourth quarter comeback against the Miami Dolphins has masked the fact that the Denver quarterback was terrible for the first 55 minutes against the NFL’s worst team.

# gridiron - Friday 7 October, 2011

The Redzone: Time for Ryan to show he Fitz the Bills
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The Redzone: Time for Ryan to show he Fitz the Bills

Oct 7th 2011, 1:24 PM 179 Views 1 Comment

There’s another intriguing weekend of American Football in store too you know. Steven O’Rourke straps on a helmet and runs us through the routes.

# gridiron - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

The Redzone: The pride of Texas mauled by Lions
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The Redzone: The pride of Texas mauled by Lions

Oct 4th 2011, 4:49 PM 196 Views 1 Comment

We’re quarter of the way through the regular season and just two teams remain unbeaten, the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions. Steven O’Rourke tells us how.

# gridiron - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

The Redzone: Raiders relish Jets victory
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The Redzone: Raiders relish Jets victory

Sep 27th 2011, 12:32 PM 153 Views 0 Comments

In a weekend of upsets in the NFL, Steven O’Rourke guides us through the carnage.

# gridiron - Friday 23 September, 2011

The Redzone: Raiders of the lost cause
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# Gridiron

The Redzone: Raiders of the lost cause

Sep 23rd 2011, 12:30 PM 162 Views 1 Comment

The last time Oakland faced the Jets, in October 2009, they failed to put a single point on the board. Despite that, Steven O’Rourke tells us why Raiders fans will be celebrating on Sunday evening.

# gridiron - Tuesday 20 September, 2011

The Redzone: Patriot Missile continues to blow the league away
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The Redzone: Patriot Missile continues to blow the league away

Sep 20th 2011, 2:41 PM 215 Views 0 Comments

Two weeks into the regular season and most pundits are already tipping Tom Brady to be this year’s MVP. Steven O’Rourke tells us that it’s not the QB’s statistics that should impress, it’s his ability to win the game.

# gridiron - Friday 16 September, 2011

The Redzone: Will Eagles soar when Vick returns to Atlanta?
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The Redzone: Will Eagles soar when Vick returns to Atlanta?

Sep 16th 2011, 1:59 PM 104 Views 0 Comments

There aren’t as many marquee fixtures in the NFL this weekend, writes Steven O’Rourke, but the return of Michael Vick to Atlanta will provide the former Falcon with an opportunity to show just how good his Eagles can be.

# gridiron - Thursday 9 December, 2010

Thursday morning quarter back: expect the Bears to maul Patriots
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# NFL

Thursday morning quarter back: expect the Bears to maul Patriots

Dec 9th 2010, 12:17 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

Steven O’Rourke straps on a helmet and pads up for his first NFL preview column. Hut!