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 […]

Ravens fend off Niners come-back to bring home the Super Bowl

Baltimore 34 – 31 San Francisco Since even the pre-game coverage predicted that the Niners would be the next Super Bowl champions by a margin of 4 to 1, I know I wasn’t  alone in thinking that this years’ Lombardi trophy was going home with the younger Harbaugh. I had done my homework, I spent […]

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 […]

Super Bowl XLVII Preview: Har-Bowl

…And then there were two. It’s been an exciting campaign both in the NFC and the AFC this year. The 49ers have been relatively consistent throughout the regular season and have stepped it up again in the post-season. After the disappointment of last year’s NFC championship loss to The Giants, the victory over Atlanta will […]