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NFL Preview: Saints v Rams and Chiefs v Patriots

NFL fans are in for a treat this weekend with two epic matchups featuring the four best and highest scoring teams in the league. Who will claim the AFC and NFC Championships and book their place in the Super Bowl LIII? Although the divisional round of the playoffs was short on upsets, it was satisfying all the same to see …

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Saints & Patriots Hold On For Wins In Dramatic NFL Sunday

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Drew Brees achieved a couple more milestones and Tom Brady breathed a sigh of relief in a bruising day of monumental NFL comebacks and dramatic finishes on Sunday. Brees threw his 500th career touchdown as the New Orleans Saints beat Baltimore for the first time in 16 years after Justin Tucker missed his first career extra point kick with 24 …

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Saints Star Brees Breaks NFL Career Pass Yards Record In Redskins Win

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees set the NFL all-time passing yardage record on Monday, breaking Peyton Manning’s old mark on a 62-yard touchdown pass in a 43-19 victory over Washington. Brees completed 26-of-29 passes for 363 yards and three touchdowns to spark the Saints’ victory, overtaking Manning for the career mark with a scoring toss to Tre’Quan Smith down …

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Fitzpatrick Lights Up Saints Defence, Luck Loses In Return

Ryan Fitzpatrick got his campaign off to an electrifying start, delivering four-touchdowns as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers opened their season with a 48-40 upset of the New Orleans Saints. The journeyman quarterback Fitzpatrick punctuated his night with two scoring strikes of 50 yards or more, including one to Mike Evans that gave them a 17-point lead in the third quarter. …

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Watch: Dylan Hartley Gets Put On His Back By Leicester Prop Ellis Genge

Ellis Genge just reminded Dylan Hartley why he’s so highly rated… The Northampton Saints took on the Leicester Tigers on Saturday evening with the Saints eventually winning the game by a margin of 13 points. However, it wasn’t all suns and roses for England captain Dylan Hartley. The 31-year-old had an impressive outing for the Saints and even scored a …

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Premier League Preview Part Four: Can Rafa Benitez Work His Magic On Newcastle?

In the latest part of our series previewing the 2017/18 Premier League season, we assess the chances of Newcastle United, Southampton, Stoke City and Swansea. Can Rafa Benitez keep Newcastle in the Premier League this season? Can Stoke cope with the loss of Marko Arnautovic? Will Southampton stop selling all their best players to Liverpool? We try to answer these and more. …

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Opinion: Time Is Running Out For Northampton’s Jim Mallinder

With Northampton Saints suffering a surprise 22-16 home loss to Newcastle Falcons after prop Kieran Brookes saw red just before half-time, whispers regarding director of rugby Jim Mallinder’s future are quickly building into audible mutterings. England prop Brookes used his shoulder to charge into hooker Scott Lawson and was promptly sent off. Mallinder himself offered no excuses for Brookes’ behaviour …

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Northampton Will Not Release George North For Wales Vs Australia

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 17: Rob Howley, Attack Coach of Wales looks on prior to kickoff during the 2015 Rugby World Cup Quarter Final match between South Africa and Wales at Twickenham Stadium on October 17, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Wales are gearing up for a bumper November schedule, where they will face Australia, Argentina, Japan and South Africa. The private goal for Rob Howley and the squad will to be to win all four, although it is a major ask. However, the opener against the Wallabies could be getting a bit trickier, as George North will not be released by …

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Wasps Coach Dai Young Has Given An Update On Danny Cipriani’s Head Injury

Wasps head coach Dai Young has said that fly-half Danny Cipriani’s head injury “is nothing serious” following the playmaker’s departure from Wasps 20-15 win over the Northampton Saints on Saturday in Franklin’s Gardens. Cipriani was withdrawn early in the second half after colliding with Saints number 8 Louis Picamoles and did not return to the pitch as Jimmy Gopperth would move …

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Northampton Head Coach Urges Eddie Jones To Select Teimana Harrison For England

Northampton head coach Jim Mallinder has given back row Teimana Harrison a real compliment, saying that the Kiwi-born 23 year-old should be called up for England. Harrison moved to Northampton in 2012, and qualifies for England through his English father. Harrison was immense as the Saints lost out to Saracens in the quarter-final of the Champions Cup this weekend, and Mallinder …

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Fans Were Not Impressed By The Saints V Saracens Game

Premiership fans were not impressed by the game between the Northampton Saints and Saracens. With the World Cup now behind us, fans are once more turning their attention to club rugby. The return of the game’s elite players to their clubs during the last fortnight, has seen the pace of Europe’s domestic competitions step up a notch. With this in mind, supporters …

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Southampton Face Relegation Fight

Southampton look to be in for a very difficult season despite their reputation for developing great young talent. They now look in a poor state, with the latest player, Lovren leaving the club for Liverpool, following in the footsteps of Lambert and Lallana. With the likes of Shaw also leaving the club for a new challenge, Southampton have a lot …

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