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NFL championship round predictions: Saints slay Rams, Patriots stumble

The four best teams in the NFL play each other on Sunday. And both games are likely to be decided by the finest of marginsLos Angeles Rams (No2 seed) @ New Orleans Saints (No1 seed). Sunday, 3.05pm EST/8.05pm GMT Continue reading…

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Why Kyler Murray is set to forfeit a $4.6m MLB bonus and join the NFL

The Oklahoma quarterback is a dual-sport star. Why would he choose the brutality of football over a more comfortable life in baseball?So this is what a college athlete with real leverage looks like. Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray has done a masterful job pitt…

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‘I hope to be an NFL player in a year’: Christian Wade on his exit from rugby

The former Wasps winger left behind a successful career for an uncertain path to the world’s richest league. But he does not lack determinationChristian Wade speaks to the Guardian from the back of a New York cab. Coventry it isn’t but the winger who l…

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The MVP v the GOAT: even Tom Brady may struggle to master Patrick Mahomes

Kansas City are the best team in the AFC; the Patriots are the Patriots. Any outcome is plausible as we await a mouthwatering AFC Championship gameAs usual, Tom Brady knew something we didn’t. As the alarm bells rang this season – Brady doesn’t look ri…

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NFL divisional playoffs: Brady leads Patriots past Chargers to set up Chiefs date

Los Angeles Chargers 28-41 New England PatriotsNew England will now face Kansas City for place in Super BowlSony Michel ran for 129 yards and had three touchdowns and the New England Patriots beat the Los Angeles Chargers 41-28 in the divisional playof…

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Big Boi and Travis Scott to play Super Bowl halftime show haunted by protests

Rappers will join headline act Maroon 5 in AtlantaNFL view of Kaepernick racial injustice protests at issueThe NFL on Sunday ended months of uncertainty by officially announcing Maroon 5 and the rappers Big Boi and Travis Scott as the performers for th…

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NFL divisional round playoffs: Los Angeles Chargers v New England Patriots – live!

Winner will play Kansas City Chiefs for place in Super BowlEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet him @HunterFelt 6.37pm GMT Chargers 7-7 Patriots, 2:55, 1st quarterPhillips is back on the field for the Chargers, good news for them. Brady finds White…

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Chiefs overwhelm Colts to reach first AFC championship game since 1993

Mahomes helms Chiefs to 31-13 triumph – as it happenedKansas City to host Patriots or Chargers in AFC title gamePatrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts in his postseason debut, the Chiefs defense answered their chorus of critics with a stout performance…

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Indianapolis Colts v Kansas City Chiefs: AFC divisional playoff – live!

Patrick Mahomes leads top-seeded Chiefs in playoff debutTeams will contend with more than 7in of snow in Kansas CityTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 9.49pm GMT Well, that was quick. The Chiefs march straight down the field: a five-play, 90-yar…

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NFL divisional round predictions: Cowboys to surge as Saints end Eagles’ hopes

The NFL’s top seeds make their postseason debuts, and one of last weekend’s winners is more than capable of making an upsetWhat the Colts need to do to win: The Colts aren’t going to be able to stop Patrick Mahomes from scoring touchdowns, so they need…

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Jets raise eyebrows by appointing Gase after 23-26 record at rivals Miami

New York’s new head coach stays in AFC EastGase fired by Dolphins after unimpressive seasonsJets hope Gase will help develop quarterback Sam DarnoldThe New York Jets stayed in the AFC East to find their new head coach. The former Miami Dolphins coach A…

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Jets raise eyebrows by appointing Gase after 23-26 record at rivals Miami

New York’s new head coach stays in AFC EastGase fired by Dolphins after unimpressive seasonsJets hope Gase will help develop quarterback Sam DarnoldThe New York Jets stayed in the AFC East to find their new head coach. The former Miami Dolphins coach A…

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NFL kicking woes, Ellyse Perry’s brilliance and Leo Messi’s perfect pass | Classic YouTube

Also featuring Australian Open memories, Sébastien Loeb at the Dakar Rally and the joy of drones in sport1) Cody Parkey was left feeling like the loneliest man in the world after watching his last-gasp potentially game-winning field goal bounce off the…

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NFL denies it deliberately targeted anthem protester Eric Reid with drug tests

League issues joint statement with NFL Players AssociationReid says he was tested six times in 11-week periodThe NFL and the NFL Players Association have denied that Eric Reid, the first player to kneel alongside Colin Kaepernick, was deliberately targ…

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Trevor Lawrence is already great at 19. Money is keeping him out of the NFL

The Clemson quarterback may as well have been created in a lab by NFL talent scouts. But he won’t be paid to play for at least another two yearsClemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence completed the most remarkable freshman season in recent history on Monda…

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Chargers survive Ravens comeback to set up Patriots playoff date

Los Angeles Chargers 23-17 Baltimore RavensChargers will play New England Patriots in divisional roundMichael Badgley kicked five field goals, and the Los Angeles Chargers contained rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens to carve out…

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NFL wildcard round: Philadelphia Eagles v Chicago Bears – live!

Teams meet at Soldier Field for place in NFC divisional roundEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFelt 9.27pm GMT The Chargers will be playing the New England Patriots next weekend. Philip Rivers vs Tom Brady might be a decent quarterback ma…

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NFL wildcard round: Philadelphia Eagles v Chicago Bears – live!

Teams meet at Soldier Field for place in NFC divisional roundEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFelt 9.27pm GMT The Chargers will be playing the New England Patriots next weekend. Philip Rivers vs Tom Brady might be a decent quarterback ma…

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NFL wildcard weekend: Luck continues resurgence as Colts cruise past Texans

Indianapolis Colts 21-7 Houston TexansColts will now face Kansas City Chiefs in divisional roundAndrew Luck threw for 222 yards and two touchdowns and the Indianapolis Colts raced out to a big lead and cruised to a 21-7 win over the Houston Texans in t…

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NFL wildcard weekend predictions: Cowboys to march on, Luck to upset Texans

This year the wildcard match-ups look particularly even, making it even trickier to make forecasts, but here’s how things could go down over the weekendWhat the Colts need to do to win: Andrew Luck needs to change his postseason narrative. Luck’s resur…