Can Scottish Super Bowl winner make it back to NFL?

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Scotland hasn’t produced any football or rugby World Cup winners despite the two being the most popular sports in the country.

 

It has however produced a Super Bowl winner (a two-time winner at that) – the greatest prize in all of America and one of the sporting world’s truly great showcases.

 

Only three years after his latest success however, Lawrence Tynes from Greenock is without a team. Continue reading

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Green jacket not unthinkable for Gallacher at The Masters

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THE Masters tees off on Thursday at Augusta National in what is sure to be one of the most open and widely competitive tournaments for years. Continue reading

Which Scot will lead men’s swim team at Glasgow 2014?

ROSS Murdoch beat out compatriot Michael Jamieson at the Scottish Gas National Open Swimming Championships for the 100 metre breaststroke title last weekend.

Despite being the less-decorated of the two Murdoch’s rise to prominence has added real competition to Olympic silver medallist Jamieson. Continue reading

Is it football? Is it golf? No, it’s…both

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FOOTGOLF is to make its way to Scotland very soon (April 11 and 12 to be exact) at the Scottish Footgolf Open.

Need a bit more on that? Yeah, thought so. Continue reading

Will Andy Murray win an ATP Major this year?

Murray reaches for the ball at Indian Wells - will he be able to reach far enough for a Slam this year?

Murray reaches for the ball at Indian Wells – will he be able to reach far enough for a Slam this year? (Picture via AP, Mark J Terrill)

ANDY Murray bombed out of the ATP BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells in California on Wednesday after losing to Milos Raonic.

A painful defeat leaves us asking: Will Murray win a Major title this year? Continue reading

Strachan’s system ensures Scots’ future is bright (and orange)

(Photo from Telegraph website, via PA)

(Photo from http://www.telegraph.co.uk, via PA)

SCOTLAND’s win was against Poland on Wednesday night was as much down to a superb strike from Scott Brown as it was the tactical system Gordon Strachan employed in the match. Continue reading

Expect Scotland to pip Irish, Poles in UEFA Euro qualifying

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SCOTLAND has been drawn with neighbours Republic of Ireland in their qualifying group for the UEFA 2016 European Championships in France along with Poland, Georgia and Gibraltar and the Germans.

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