2015 we hardly knew ye, all that is left now is Shamrock Bowl 29 and then we face into the bleak off season. Winter training, frozen fields, rain, wind and the true face of football in Ireland. The heroes of Summer are built in the Winter and with all but two teams now focused on 2016, we […]
So it’s that time of year again, where NFL fans dust off their old jerseys, have a few beers and gorge themselves on pizza in order to celebrate America’s greatest tradition; the Super Bowl. This year’s game sees the San Francisco 49ers face off against the Baltimore Ravens in New Orleans. Now, we here at […]
Alan Burke takes a look at the viability of a European NFL franchise and why a return to NFL Europe may be the way to go.
A series of three documentaries highlighting Global Football tours and American football games played in Ireland, Spain and Italy will be broadcast on CBS Sports Network this month.
John Carroll University erased a 3-0 deficit with a 27-point second quarter and went on to defeat St. Norbert College 40-3 in the Global Ireland Football Tournament in front of a raucous crowd of 4,877 at Donnybrook Stadium. U.S. Ambassador to Ireland and Pittsburgh Steelers owner Dan Rooney was in attendance.
Jesuit kicker Cody Wilker nailed a 28-yard field goal with 49 seconds remaining lifting Jesuit to a 30-29 victory over Loyola Academy in the season opener for Jesuit (1-0). What made the field goal even more dramatic was the fact that in addition to a stiff breeze, the goal posts were set at the rugby […]
Two college and two high school teams from the US will play in the two games in Donnybrook Stadium on Friday 31st of August. Here are a breakdown of who the teams are.
Three teams from the US, and an all star team from the UK, will play in the two games in Parnell Park on Friday 31st of August. Here are a breakdown of who the three US high school teams are.
When two top high school teams from Canada meet at Páirc Tailteann, home of Meath Gaelic Football and Hurling, on Friday August 31 as part of the Global Ireland Football Tournament (GIFT) 2012, they will be playing by different rules of ‘American’ football. The Canadians will naturally play by Canadian rules.