Super Bowl 50 – Preview and Betting Selections

THE BIG PICTURE The Carolina Panthers arrive in Santa Clara as the favourites to round off a memorable season and lift their first ever Vince Lombardi. Ron Rivera’s squad finished the season 15-1 and with probable MVP Cam Newton in control of the offence, they are well fancied to win Super Bowl 50. They carried […]

How to bluff your way through Super Bowl XLVII

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 […]

Super Bowl XLVII Predictions

The NFL-Ireland staff give their predictions for match up of the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers in New Orleans on Sunday for Super Bowl XLVII. Barry Aldworth This game will not be a high-scoring affair as the defences will dominate. The Ravens have the tougher defensive job, in trying to stop the zone […]

Injury update:- Ahmad Brooks – Shoulder Sprain

San Francisco 49ers Linebacker Ahmad Brooks suffered a ‘Grade 1 sprain of the shoulder joint’ in last Sunday’s clash against the Falcons. Early on in the first quarter he injured his shoulder and was able to return but re-aggravated the injury in the fourth quarter during that hit on Matt Ryan that also left Ryan […]