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

D-Jax to the Redskins: What does it mean?

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IN arguably the biggest move of the NFL offseason, former Philadelphia Eagle DeSean Jackson signed with division rivals the Washington Redskins; coming after I wrote about his potential landing spots earlier in the week – https://ryanroweblog.wordpress.com/2014/03/31/five-potential-landing-spots-for-desean-jackson/.

The question now is: What does it mean – for Jackson himself and the Redskins; the Eagles and the NFC East as a whole? Continue reading

Five potential landing spots for DeSean Jackson

(Front Rowe SPorts does not own this photo)

(Front Rowe Sports does not own this photo)

HIGH-flying wide receiver DeSean Jackson was controversially (but perhaps not surprisingly) released by the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday. Despite a career year on Chip Kelly’s offense, D-Jax now has to look for a new home in the NFL.

Just where could this home be though? 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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Super Bowl XLVIII: Where does it leave Peyton Manning among greatest NFL QBs?

Peyton Manning looks despondent on the field at MetLife Stadium. From blogs.denverpost.com/

Peyton Manning looks despondent on the field at MetLife Stadium. From blogs.denverpost.com/

PEYTON Manning and his Denver Broncos were totally and utterly outfought, out-thought and outplayed by the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday in Superbowl XLVIII in New York.

The Seahawks came away with a blowout 43-8 win in a game that many predicted would be close – no matter who won.

It was a question of who would win between a seemingly indefensible hot Denver offense or a Seattle defense so unrelenting and tough that its secondary was nicknamed the Legion of Boom.

Boom won. By miles. Continue reading