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Super Bowl 50: Where It Will Be Won & Lost

Super Bowl 50: Where It Will Be Won & Lost

This article was written for www.JOE.ie, published on Feb 1st 2016. Link here. The Americans love their football and they certainly love their pageantry so you can be certain that Super Bowl 50 will be quite the spectacle. The Denver Broncos, defensive kingpins of the AFC, square off against the NFC champions, the Carolina Panthers, on Sunday … Continue reading

Superbowl XLIX: New England 28 – Seattle 24

This article was written for The Australia Times and published on Feb 2nd 2015, link here http://www.theaustraliatimes.com/superbowl-xlix-new-england-patriots-28-seattle-seahawks-24/ The Worst Play Ever Called The play (inexplicably) called by the Seahawks sideline was to throw the ball to wide receiver Ricardo Lockette rather than run it. Russell Wilson threw what he felt was the game-winner and rookie Patriots … Continue reading

Superbowl XLIX: Where It Will Be Won & Lost

This article was written for www.JOE.ie, published on Feb 5th 2016. Link here. Pete Carroll – Seahawks Head Coach vs Bill Belichick – Patriots Head Coach Two of the best coaches in the game, the man-management and tactical innovation of these men is what got their teams to the big show. Neither coach is afraid of … Continue reading

What’s In A Name?

This article was published in The Australia Times Sports Magazine in December 2014. Link here http://www.theaustraliatimes.com/magazine/sport/issue/215/page/48/ You hear the phrase and you just… know. Every sport has them, those seminal moments that have gone down in the annals of history. Soccer has “The Battle of Santiago” – a bruising 1962 World Cup encounter between hosts Chile and … Continue reading

Operation Transportation: Day 6

DAY 6: Thursday 20th June Today I had planned to get up early, go for a cycle and go to work early. What actually happened was decidedly different though. I stayed in bed and got up just in time to have a quick shower and a delicious pint of water. Once I got home from … Continue reading