IAFA Week #6 Previews

IAFA Week 6 [event_list 7621] West Dublin Rhinos @ Tyrone Titans The Rhinos got off to a great start turning over the Bulldogs who, in beating the Trojans, didn’t start badly themselves. The Titans are a team undergoing a very serious rebuild and have looked like it, losing out to the Soldiers and Trojans. A […]

IAFA Week 3 Previews: SBC & IAFL 1

Week 3 in the IAFA and the 2 O’Clock kick offs are back and with it; 5 games! IAFL 1 tops the bill with 3 and the Rebels and UL get underway for the first time this season in the SBC. IAFA Week 3 [event_list 7621] South Kildare Soldiers @ Cork Admirals Both winners in […]

IAFA 2016 Week 2 Preview Part 2 – SBC

And now the SBC Portion of the preview! IAFA Week 2 [event_list 7621] Panthers @ Knights The Knights bookended 2015 with two impressive wins. They battered the Cowboys in Week 1 and demolished the Reapers in Week 8. The intervening 6 games were exceptionally forgettable for the Knights. The Panthers set the Carrickfergus season into […]

IAFA 2016 Week 1 Preview

IAFA Fixtures this weekend [event_list 7621] Wind, rain, orange weather alert followed by storms and flooding, this winter has been brutal! Teams have announced their dissolution and changed their minds. Recruitment drives have gone suspiciously late into February for some and others have been worryingly quiet on that front. Thank [insert preferred deity here] it’s […]

IAFA Strength of Schedule

The IAFA have announced their schedule today (see it here) and we sat down and wildly speculated to bring you the 2016 Strength of Schedule. First off, the rules; we assigned a number of points denoting how hard that particular team is to play. The higher the points the harder that team is to play. […]

Rob McDowell: I genuinely couldn’t be prouder of this TCD squad.

Rob McDowell: I genuinely couldn’t be prouder of this TCD squad One of the most iconic American Football players in the IAFL, Rob McDowell has amazed us with his fantastic footballing ability for the last six years as his speed and skill have made him arguably the best player in the country over recent times. He has achieved […]

Shamrock Bowl XXIX Final Preview

Shamrock Bowl XXIX Final Preview: Dalymount Park, August 9th: 3pm Dalymount Park is the 2015 venue for the Championship game and will see the defending champs and three time winners, Belfast Trojans take on their 2014 Bowl Game opponents, Trinity College Dublin. The Trojans squeaked a 7-0 win last year, but who will take the honours this weekend? […]

NFL-Ireland’s ‘Team of the Year’: Offensive Line

We now turn to the men in the trenches, the guys up front that notably get overshadowed but are as equally, if not more important than anybody on the offence. They are key to all offensive production and without them, the quarterbacks, receivers and running-backs of this world wouldn’t get the praise they do! Dear […]