Another week another Friday Videos post, bringing you the best american football videos from the far corners of the internet (well mainly youtube!).
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Can we have a short pre-season every year please? It hasn’t been a season for the purist or lovers of defensive football, but the combination of the lockout and stricter rules on defensive players has definitely helped NFL offenses rack up some serious yards this year. See below for some of the records that were broken, and in some cases smashed, this year.
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Another soccer player turned american footballer again in our profile of Irish players past and present! This time it’s a college punter, Darragh O’Neill who is currently playing for the Division 1 Colorado Buffaloes. The Buffaloes have gone 3-10 for the season (2-7 in the Pac-12 conference) but O’Neill has impressed in his first season playing college ball.
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Over at NFL.com/videos there is a host of video content with selection of clips from all of the shows on NFL Network available to watch for free. Here is a list of my top 5 shows to watch:
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Looking for a good starter guide to the NFL? The guys over at Papa Johns have put together the “Official Brit’s Guide to American Football” which isn’t a bad start for Irish fans either!
In 2005 the deadly Neil Rackers broke the Arizona Cardinals record for most points scored in a season with 140, the record he surpassed had stood for 21 years and was held by a man who spent the early days of his sports career plying his trade for Shamrock Rovers.
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In a rematch of the 1996 NCAA game in Croke Park, Notre Dame will once again face Navy in the Emerald Isle Classic in Dublin. The fixture will take place on the 1st September 2012 and will attract over 25,000 US fans to the Aviva Stadium to watch the longest running intersectional college football rivalry.
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