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#The Redzone

# the-redzone - Sunday 16 December, 2018

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

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

Updated Dec 16th 2018, 9:00 AM 5,138 Views 5 Comments

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
# Fly Eagles Fly
# Fly Eagles Fly

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

Feb 5th 2018, 5:28 PM 6,260 Views 6 Comments

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

# the-redzone - Monday 22 January, 2018

The GOAT and the Death Star
# That's No Moon
# That's No Moon

The GOAT and the Death Star

Jan 22nd 2018, 4:44 PM 9,073 Views 11 Comments

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
# The Redzone
# The Redzone

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

Jan 15th 2018, 11:24 AM 5,125 Views 3 Comments

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
# The Redzone
# The Redzone

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

Sep 25th 2017, 5:15 PM 28,390 Views 94 Comments

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
# The Redzone
# The Redzone

In the future, every quarterback will be Alex Smith

Sep 18th 2017, 3:32 PM 6,390 Views 4 Comments

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 Redzone
# The Redzone

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

Sep 11th 2017, 10:54 PM 5,644 Views 5 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Jan 16th 2017, 3:09 PM 5,175 Views 2 Comments

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
# Column
# Column

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

Nov 14th 2016, 9:22 PM 7,400 Views 4 Comments

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?
# Column
# Column

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

Nov 7th 2016, 12:36 PM 4,709 Views 11 Comments

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
# The Redzone
# The Redzone

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

Oct 31st 2016, 11:59 AM 6,312 Views 2 Comments

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
# Dowtcha Boys
# Dowtcha Boys

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

Oct 17th 2016, 1:33 PM 3,223 Views 1 Comment

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
# Column
# Column

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

Oct 10th 2016, 4:02 PM 2,294 Views 1 Comment

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
# The Redzone
# The Redzone

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

Feb 1st 2015, 12:20 PM 6,707 Views 12 Comments

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
# Fourth And Goal
# Fourth And Goal

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

Jan 19th 2015, 12:36 PM 4,373 Views 15 Comments

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
# The Non Catch
# The Non Catch

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

Jan 12th 2015, 7:00 AM 4,735 Views 3 Comments

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
# Black Hole Sundays
# Black Hole Sundays

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

Sep 29th 2014, 12:57 PM 3,474 Views 4 Comments

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
# Soaring
# Soaring

The Redzone: Eagles flying high as comeback kings

Sep 22nd 2014, 2:47 PM 1,636 Views 1 Comment

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

# the-redzone - Thursday 4 September, 2014

NFC Championship game dress rehearsal for Seahawks and Packers - NFL Week One Preview
# Week 1
# Week 1

NFC Championship game dress rehearsal for Seahawks and Packers - NFL Week One Preview

Sep 4th 2014, 12:31 PM 2,491 Views 4 Comments

Football’s back baby!

# the-redzone - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Is this the real life? TheScore.ie's guide to your NFL fantasy football draft
# Fantasyland
# Fantasyland

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

Aug 14th 2014, 5:09 PM 3,417 Views 9 Comments

Don’t draft a kicker in the first round.

# the-redzone - Thursday 30 January, 2014

POLL: Who will win Super Bowl XLVIII?
# Poll
# Poll

POLL: Who will win Super Bowl XLVIII?

Jan 30th 2014, 11:30 AM 3,488 Views 18 Comments

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
# Knowledge
# Knowledge

Get to know your Super Bowl XLVIII teams

Jan 27th 2014, 10:30 AM 3,511 Views 4 Comments

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
# Predictable
# Predictable

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

Jan 20th 2014, 11:55 AM 2,707 Views 10 Comments

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
# NFL

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

Jan 19th 2014, 10:00 AM 3,595 Views 11 Comments

From spying Russell Wilson to the Broncos secondary woes.

# the-redzone - Friday 17 January, 2014

The Redzone: Championship Sunday too close to call
# Crunch Time
# Crunch Time

The Redzone: Championship Sunday too close to call

Jan 17th 2014, 12:17 PM 3,039 Views 9 Comments

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
# NFL

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

Jan 13th 2014, 9:56 AM 4,286 Views 13 Comments

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
# NFL

The Redzone: Can a Rivers run through it?

Jan 9th 2014, 12:04 PM 3,155 Views 8 Comments

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
# Wherever I Lay My Hat
# Wherever I Lay My Hat

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

Jan 6th 2014, 10:18 AM 3,792 Views 12 Comments

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)
# Redzone
# Redzone

The Redzone: The call of the Wild(card)

Jan 3rd 2014, 7:30 AM 2,920 Views 5 Comments

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
# Preview
# Preview

The Redzone: The winner takes it all

Dec 26th 2013, 12:53 PM 1,522 Views 2 Comments

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
# Calculator
# Calculator

The Redzone: Week 16 and still all to play for

Dec 19th 2013, 12:56 PM 1,949 Views 5 Comments

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
# Up In The Air
# Up In The Air

The Redzone: The NFL's brilliance remains its unpredictability

Dec 16th 2013, 3:18 PM 3,490 Views 8 Comments

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
# Snow Joke
# Snow Joke

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

Dec 9th 2013, 11:58 AM 3,177 Views 5 Comments

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
# NFL

The Redzone: Critical week for NFC playoff chasers

Dec 5th 2013, 3:27 PM 2,162 Views 5 Comments

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
# Crazy
# Crazy

The most exciting finish in college football history happened last night

Dec 1st 2013, 12:56 AM 9,301 Views 7 Comments

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
# For The Birds
# For The Birds

The Redzone's NFL Thanksgiving special

Nov 28th 2013, 11:19 AM 2,135 Views 5 Comments

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
# NFL

The Redzone: So many teams, so few playoff spots

Nov 21st 2013, 11:34 AM 1,793 Views 3 Comments

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
# NFL

The Redzone: Touchdowns with Teddy

Nov 18th 2013, 11:42 AM 2,000 Views 10 Comments

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
# Redzone
# Redzone

The Redzone: Broncos hope to buck Chiefs’ unbeaten run

Nov 14th 2013, 7:10 AM 1,464 Views 4 Comments

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
# NFL

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

Nov 11th 2013, 8:30 AM 5,212 Views 6 Comments

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

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