A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tom Brady conjured a last-gasp Houdini act to save the New England Patriots in a thrilling win over the Houston Texans on Sunday as the Atlanta Falcons preserved their unbeaten record.
Tue, 26 Sep, 2017
Sat, 16 Sep, 2017
Wed, 07 Jun, 2017
There will be a familiar feel to the NFL playoffs next weekend: Every divisional-round game will be a rematch from the regular season, the first time that’s happened in six years.
Tue, 10 Jan, 2017
Tue, 03 Jan, 2017
Thu, 22 Dec, 2016
The Carolina Panthers bounced back to winning ways with a 30-20 NFL victory over the Arizona Cardinals at the Bank of America Stadium.
Tue, 01 Nov, 2016
Mon, 19 Sep, 2016
Quarterback Cam Newton threw five touchdown passes to lead the Carolina Panthers to a 10th straight NFL victory on Sunday, a 44-16 pounding of the Washington Redskins.
Tue, 24 Nov, 2015
Former AIBA World No.1 ranked bantam John Joe Nevin continued his vendetta against southpaws in Virginia on Saturday night.
Mon, 16 Nov, 2015
Aaron Rodgers threw for two touchdowns to lead the Green Bay Packers to a 27-17 victory in an NFL grudge match against the Seattle Seahawks.
Tue, 22 Sep, 2015
To cheer or to jeer, that is the question, writes.
Tue, 03 Feb, 2015
It’s billed as the most prestigious car show in the world, the event car makers choose for their world debuts, premium product launches, and high-profile concepts.
Sat, 17 Jan, 2015
American Football: Tony Romo engineered a stirring second-half comeback to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a nail-biting 24-20 NFC wildcard win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday and a trip back to the divisional round to meet the Green Bay Packers.
Tue, 06 Jan, 2015
High profile coaching casualties followed quick on the heels of the final day of the NFL’s regular season as the San Francisco 49ers and the New York Jets parted ways with their coaches yesterday.
Tue, 30 Dec, 2014
I attended the Right2Water public meeting in the Silver Springs Moran Hotel, in Cork, to see the Detroit Water Brigade and hear what Brendan Ogle had to say.
Thu, 18 Dec, 2014
The Pittsburgh Steelers came on strong in the fourth quarter on Sunday night for a 42-21 NFL triumph over Cincinnati that blew open the AFC North division race.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
Tom Brady sparked the New England Patriots to their seventh consecutive victory in a 34-9 rout of Detroit, while Indianapolis receiver T.Y. Hilton scored a touchdown for his newborn daughter.
Tue, 25 Nov, 2014
World Series history was made on Wednesday night in Missouri when pitcher Madison Bumgarner delivered a performance for the ages to help the San Francisco Giants overcome the Kansas City Royals in a memorable winner-takes-all Game Seven.
Fri, 31 Oct, 2014
Peyton Manning broke Brett Favre’s all-time record for touchdown passes, leading Denver to a 42-17 rout of San Francisco to cap a scintillating Sunday in the NFL.
Tue, 21 Oct, 2014
An embattled NFL, reeling from off-field brutality issues, received more bad news with numerous injuries to key players in the second week of an already tumultuous campaign.
Tue, 16 Sep, 2014
Billy Beane, like Arsene Wenger, knows what it’s like to be at the sharp end of fans’ short-termism. But Mr Moneyball remains a fan and a disciple of the Arsenal manager
Sat, 17 May, 2014
Detroit is eligible to shed billions in debt in the largest public bankruptcy in US history, a judge said in a long-awaited decision that shifts the case toward how the city will accomplish that task.
Wed, 04 Dec, 2013
The city of Detroit is being allowed to shed billions in debt in the largest public bankruptcy in US history.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
Tea towels a class act at exhibition
Tue, 05 Nov, 2013
Even weary fans of the Dallas Cowboys could not have imagined how they would succumb to their nightmare defeat by the Detroit Lions when apparently in control of their NFC clash in Motown on Sunday.
Tue, 29 Oct, 2013
The city of Detroit has gone to court in an attempt to be declared bankrupt, despite protests from workers and pension funds.
Wed, 23 Oct, 2013
The New England Patriots claimed their 10th consecutive NFL season-opening win when Stephen Gostkowski hit a 35-yard field goal with five seconds left to beat the Buffalo Bills 23-21.
Tue, 10 Sep, 2013
MANY US cities have a much better economic outlook than struggling Detroit, but the Motor City’s bankruptcy filing should still set off alarm bells elsewhere as the cost of paying retirement benefits swells.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
Detroit, once the symbol of American industrial might, has become the biggest US city to file for bankruptcy, its finances ravaged and its neighbourhoods hollowed out by a long, slow decline in population and car making.
Fri, 19 Jul, 2013
A confident Andy Lee insisted yesterday he will be patient during tonight’s return to the ring in New York against Detroit’s Darryl Cunningham.
Wed, 15 May, 2013
Gail Goodrich knew Miami would beat Boston the other night.
Thu, 21 Mar, 2013
Ill-judged comments on Twitter and Facebook may cost your job.
Thu, 21 Feb, 2013
Ben Roethlisberger threw two touchdown passes on Sunday to help Pittsburgh beat the New York Giants 24-20 in an NFL game played with Hurricane Sandy’s devastation as a backdrop.
Tue, 06 Nov, 2012
The 2012 World Series concluded with an 89-mph fastball over the middle of the plate, the sort of pitch that ends up over outfield fences as often as it does in catcher’s mitts.
Tue, 30 Oct, 2012
Late field goals kept the Atlanta Falcons and Arizona Cardinals undefeated while Houston won a rout to also stay perfect four weeks into the season.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2012
Hours after his younger brother’s death in a motorcycle accident, Torrey Smith caught six passes for 127 yards and scored two touchdowns to spark Baltimore to a last-play 31-30 NFL win over New England.
Tue, 25 Sep, 2012
Peyton Manning made a sparkling return after a year’s injury absence from the NFL, leading Denver to a 31-19 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers in his Broncos debut.
Tue, 11 Sep, 2012
Last week was a mixed one for former athletes, with Texas coursing through their veins.
Wed, 27 Jun, 2012
Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum said Sunday that he does not believe in the separation of Church and state, adding that he was sickened by John F Kennedy’s assurances to Baptist ministers 52 years ago that he would not impose his Catholic faith on them.
Mon, 27 Feb, 2012
THE New York Giants will travel to the Super Bowl champions, the Green Bay Packers, for next Sunday’s NFL Divisional Round play-off game after they blew the Atlanta Falcons away in New Jersey yesterday.
Mon, 09 Jan, 2012
THE Pittsburgh Steelers will be hoping star quarterback Ben Roethlisberger can survive 60 minutes of football tomorrow as the NFL wild card round gets going this weekend.
Sat, 07 Jan, 2012
THE Green Bay Packers survived a scare from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers before sealing a hard-fought 35-26 win to match their best start to an NFL season in nearly half a century.
Tue, 22 Nov, 2011