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#The Redzone

# the-redzone - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Walnut-less Whips, terrible tanking, and your NFL week 15 preview

We could learn a lot about the number one overall pick this week, writes Steve O’Rourke.

# the-redzone - Monday 5 February, 2018

To win the Super Bowl, the Eagles played the perfect Patriots game

It wasn’t what anyone expected but the Eagles are deserving champions.

# the-redzone - Monday 22 January, 2018

The GOAT and the Death Star

Even after 17 years in the NFL, Tom Brady appears indestructible.

# the-redzone - Monday 15 January, 2018

Getting to grips with Buffalo Right Seven Heaven and the NFL's Divisional Round

Football fans were the real winners but sleep was a big loser.

# the-redzone - Monday 25 September, 2017

Suddenly, football doesn't seem all that important as NFL players fight back

Eight underdogs won yesterday but the action before the games was more important than anything in them.

# the-redzone - Monday 18 September, 2017

In the future, every quarterback will be Alex Smith

Are we sure football is good anymore?

# the-redzone - Monday 11 September, 2017

3 things we shouldn't overreact to from week 1 in the NFL... and 3 we should

The Patriots and Seahawks will be just fine, the Texans and Cardinals, maybe not.

# the-redzone - Monday 16 January, 2017

The Redzone: Great men are not born great, they throw great

Aaron Rodgers was less Godfather and more God last night.

# the-redzone - Monday 14 November, 2016

The Redzone: Nobody wants an AFC South team in the playoffs so the NFL needs to change

Is it time for the NFL to change their postseason model?

# the-redzone - Monday 7 November, 2016

The Redzone: Could a return to a European League improve the NFL?

A developmental league could improve the sport for everyone argues Steve O’Rourke.

# the-redzone - Monday 31 October, 2016

Here's why your favourite NFL team probably isn't very good

Even the good teams are only just above average in 2016.

# the-redzone - Monday 17 October, 2016

The Redzone: There's a new sheriff in town for the Cowboys

Tony Romo should find it impossible to oust the rookie when he returns from injury.

# the-redzone - Monday 10 October, 2016

The Redzone: The spirit of Al Davis lives on in Jack Del Rio and the Raiders

The Silver and Black are having their best season since 2002 as they finally become relevant again.

# the-redzone - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Head, heart & the million little doubts that creep in between - The42's Super Bowl preview

This is one of the tougher Super Bowls in recent memory to call.

# the-redzone - Monday 19 January, 2015

The Redzone: Packers made to pay for conservatism while Seahawks pull out all the tricks

It was a long, long night of NFL action but we’ve a very predictable Super Bowl at the end of it all.

# the-redzone - Monday 12 January, 2015

The Redzone: The refs were right on Dez Bryant call, it's the rules that are wrong

But it’s the NFL, not the officials, who have questions to answer after the Dez Bryant ‘catch’.

# the-redzone - Monday 29 September, 2014

The Redzone: Why Oakland are the black hole of the NFL

The Raiders are the worst team in football and our columnist is feeling the pain.

# the-redzone - Monday 22 September, 2014

The Redzone: Eagles flying high as comeback kings

Are Phildelphia value for their 3-0 start to the season?

# the-redzone - Thursday 4 September, 2014

# the-redzone - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Is this the real life?'s guide to your NFL fantasy football draft

Don’t draft a kicker in the first round.

# the-redzone - Thursday 30 January, 2014

POLL: Who will win Super Bowl XLVIII? Poll This post contains a poll

POLL: Who will win Super Bowl XLVIII?

Will it be the Denver Broncos or Seattle Seahawks, you decide.

# the-redzone - Monday 27 January, 2014

Get to know your Super Bowl XLVIII teams

A guide to both teams, as well as the best food and drink Seattle and Denver have to offer.

# the-redzone - Monday 20 January, 2014

The Redzone: No alarms and no surprises for Denver and Seattle

The most predictable postseason in years will see the top two seeds meet in New Jersey.

# the-redzone - Sunday 19 January, 2014

Four key battles that could decide tonight's NFL Championship games NFL

Four key battles that could decide tonight's NFL Championship games

From spying Russell Wilson to the Broncos secondary woes.

# the-redzone - Friday 17 January, 2014

The Redzone: Championship Sunday too close to call

There’s very little to choose between the NFL’s final four.

# the-redzone - Monday 13 January, 2014

The Redzone: Fantastic final four the best the NFL has to offer NFL

The Redzone: Fantastic final four the best the NFL has to offer

The Divisional round lacked the drama of Wildcard weekend but produced two cracking Championship games

# the-redzone - Thursday 9 January, 2014

The Redzone: Can a Rivers run through it? NFL

The Redzone: Can a Rivers run through it?

Denver might be hot favourites but the Chargers could cause an upset this weekend.

# the-redzone - Monday 6 January, 2014

The Redzone: Home advantage proves to be anything but on a wild weekend

Road teams came up big in the first weekend of NFL postseason action.

# the-redzone - Friday 3 January, 2014

The Redzone: The call of the Wild(card)

It’s playoff time in the NFL and we look ahead to this weekend’s action.

# the-redzone - Thursday 26 December, 2013

The Redzone: The winner takes it all

It’s the last weekend of the NFL regular season but there’s still a lot to be decided.

# the-redzone - Thursday 19 December, 2013

The Redzone: Week 16 and still all to play for

There are lots of playoff clinching scenarios this weekend, we try guide you through the confusion.

# the-redzone - Monday 16 December, 2013

The Redzone: The NFL's brilliance remains its unpredictability

He doesn’t know if it’s so bad it’s good or so good it’s bad but Steven O’Rourke is enjoying the 2013 NFL season.

# the-redzone - Monday 9 December, 2013

The Redzone: Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

Fans of the NFL were walking in a winter wonderland last night.

# the-redzone - Thursday 5 December, 2013

The Redzone: Critical week for NFC playoff chasers NFL

The Redzone: Critical week for NFC playoff chasers

The Panthers and 49ers will hope to make up ground on divisional leaders.

# the-redzone - Sunday 1 December, 2013

The most exciting finish in college football history happened last night

Auburn’s Chris Davis returned a field goal 109 yards for the game winning touchdown.

# the-redzone - Thursday 28 November, 2013

The Redzone's NFL Thanksgiving special

It’s basically Christmas for NFL fans with three Thursday games to enjoy this evening.

# the-redzone - Thursday 21 November, 2013

The Redzone: So many teams, so few playoff spots NFL

The Redzone: So many teams, so few playoff spots

There’s a lot on the line as the NFL enters week 12.

# the-redzone - Monday 18 November, 2013

The Redzone: Touchdowns with Teddy NFL

The Redzone: Touchdowns with Teddy

Watching the NFL with a 5-week old can change your perspective on the game.

# the-redzone - Thursday 14 November, 2013

The Redzone: Broncos hope to buck Chiefs’ unbeaten run

The AFC West battle is the highlight of a stacked week 11 in the NFL.

# the-redzone - Monday 11 November, 2013

The Redzone: Dolphins’ ‘banter’ excuse does victims of bullying a huge disservice NFL

The Redzone: Dolphins’ ‘banter’ excuse does victims of bullying a huge disservice

The situation is only complicated if you want to defend the indefensible argues Steve O’Rourke.

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