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Steve McDonnell

Steve McDonnell

Steve is the Editor of NFL-Ireland. A Green Bay Packers fan and a IAFL Coach and Player.

– All gave some, some gave all 71 years ago today 160,000 allied troops landed at Normandy in Northern France, beginning the fight back against Hitlers Third Reich and ultimately victory in Europe. By land, air and sea, men, machines and supplies landed on Utah, Omaha, Sword, Gold and Juno beachheads,

Week 11 comes to IAFL 1 & 2 with varying degrees of importance. In the IAFL 1, three teams move to the midseason point, and in IAFL 2 the Vipers look to for some improvement over their first game, any improvement at all. Meath Bulldogs (1-2) @ Dundalk Mavericks (1-2)
Stanford Band

Stanford Band found to have breached University policies The Stanford Band have been suspended from attending away games for the 2015-2016 season. Following the publication of the report an investigation into the conduct of the band the punishment has been handed down by university officials after… “The investigation found that,

Goodell appoints himself to hear Tom Brady’s Deflategate Appeal NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has appointed himself to arbitrate over Tom Brady’s Deflategate appeal. Brady was suspended for four games as a result of the Ted Wells report into the alleged deflating of footballs in the AFC Championship game verses the
30 for 30

30 for 30 The excellent ESPN series 30 for 30 has been confirmed for a new season of 30 Episodes. 30 for 30 details the dramatic and unbelievable events that often surround sports. Across all sports, including football, the coming season is set to feature an episode on the Buffalo
Power Rankings

Photo by Jason Toher Power Rankings for the whole IAFL! We’ll be quick, there’s football today! 1.  – UL Vikings A surprise to see the Trojans not occupy the top spot? UL have had the tougher start and as of now have 5 wins under their belt and games in hand
Draft Pick

Knee Injury for #3 Draft Pick Dante Fowler Jr. The Jacksonville Jaguars first round draft pick and 3rd overall went down today at Jags camp. Fowler excelled at the Gators and the Jags took him high in this years draft to beef up their pass rush but things don’t look
Tom Brady

Tom Brady and Deflategate rumbles on John Stewart absolutely rips Tom Brady a new one. Warning this video contains the phrase “these nuts!” As fun as Gronks interjection is, we don’t think it will be enough to save Brady the suspension he is likely facing. Will it be the Super-Bowl
Amari Cooper

The Oakland Raiders selected Alabama Wide Receiver Amari Cooper with their first round pick. He looks thrilled about it. WR @AmariCooper9 already has his game face on with receivers coach Rob Moore. — OAKLAND RAIDERS (@RAIDERS) May 1, 2015 In fairness to him, as big a deal as he

This draft is proving reasonably uneventful other than LSU Tackle La’el Collins having to leave early to assist police in Louisiana with their investigation into the murder of his ex-girlfirend. Is there is anything NFL teams love after the year that has just been, it’s drama. Collins made it known through