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Plus Warren Gatland springs the first surprise of the Six Nations, Pete Carroll explains, and much more…

Super Bowl Football Tom Brady meets the media after winning his fourth Super Bowl ring with the New England Patriots. Source: David J. Phillip


The Kings Hospital team huddle The Kings Hospital players huddle before their Leinster Schools Junior Cup clash with Terenure today. Terenure won 43-19. Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO



seattle-times-1 The front page of Monday's Seattle Times.

The best thing we shared today

Is this, from today’s MacRory Cup clash between St Eunan’s Letterkenny and St Pat’s Armagh, the fastest goal ever scored in Gaelic football? It must be close.

Source: Ulster Colleges/YouTube

On the record

We had plenty of downs and we had a timeout and really we just didn’t want to run against their goal-line group.

– Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll explains his decision to pass the ball on the decisive play of the Super Bowl. The call, which sealed the New England Patriots’ victory, has been described today as the worst in Super Bowl history.

Where we were today

Fintan O’Toole caught up with Dublin’s Paul Flynn and Cork’s Alan Cadogan at the launch of Setanta Sports’ coverage of the Allianz Leagues.

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Alan Cadogan with Paul Flynn Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

The fixture list

We’ve three FA Cup fourth round replays to look forward to: Manchester United host Cambridge United, Fulham take on Sunderland, and Sheffield United meet Preston North End (all 7.45pm)

At home, there are three games in the Sigerson Cup first round - IT Tralee v IT Carlow (IT Tralee, 2.45pm), UCD v Athlone IT (Belfield, 3pm), and Maynooth University v UL (Maynooth University North Campus, 6pm).

Showbiz, baby!

We haven’t heard from Ricardo Quaresma for a little while but don’t you worry, he’s still doing ridiculous things.

Source: SporTv/YouTube

It’s basically the Wolf of Wall Street.


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