1. Manchester City's Roberto Mancini Leads Way for Chelsea's Andres Villas-Boas

    Andrés Villas-Boas' Chelsea side and Roberto Mancini's Manchester City side have many similarities off the field...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,673 reads 8 comments

  2. Kansas City Chiefs: Claiming Kyle Orton Was a Poor Decision by Scott Pioli

    Entering this season, I wrote that the Kansas City Chiefs were good quarterback play away from making a deep playoff run. Of course, I could never have predicted what was going to happen then...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 909 reads 13 comments

  3. Pittsburgh Steelers: Dropping Kemoeatu Reflects the Change in Offensive Identity

    The Pittsburgh Steelers will start another new offensive line combination this weekend, according to this report , however this time, there is no injury news to report with it...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 6,241 reads 44 comments

  4. New England Patriots: 2011 NFL Season is the Worst of Bill Belichick's Career

    During his tenure with the New England Patriots , Bill Belichick has won three Super Bowl titles. However, it has been over six years since he last won a Super Bowl, and three since his team last won a playoff game...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 5,504 reads 47 comments

  5. Pittsburgh Steelers: Ike Taylor Continues Steelers Tradition with All-Pro Season

    The Pittsburgh Steelers ' secondary has been considered the team's soft spot at times over the past five years. Despite the dominance of Troy Polamalu , when healthy, the unit as a whole generally receives as much criticism as Tim Tebow 's mechanics...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,669 reads 22 comments

  6. Indianapolis Colts: Cam Newton Proves "Suck for Luck" Campaign Is a Stupid Idea

    Cam Newton, of the Carolina Panthers , entered his rookie season as the No. 1 overall pick from the 2011 NFL draft. Newton has since gone on to tear up the record books and have scouts salivating over his skills...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 2,693 reads 4 comments

  7. Pittsburgh Steelers Receivers Have More Depth and Congruency Than Any Other

    During the 2011 NFL offseason, otherwise known as the lockout, I received a lot of criticism for placing the Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiving corps second among all 32 NFL teams...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,900 reads 10 comments

  8. LaMarr Woodley Injury: Steelers Would Be Smart to Play Polamalu at Linebacker

    No, that headline is not a joke. The Pittsburgh Steelers face off against the Baltimore Ravens this week after a dominant display against the New England Patriots ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,463 reads 15 comments

  9. Patriots vs. Steelers: Pittsburgh Exposes Flaws That Will Affect Pats Long-Term

    There is no doubt that the Pittsburgh Steelers are an overwhelmingly talented football team, however the New England Patriots contributed to their own downfall also in the team's second loss of the season at Heinz Field...

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  10. Patriots' Win Proves Steelers' Defense Is Better Without James Farrior

    The Pittsburgh Steelers' dominant victory over the New England Patriots wasn't perfect, especially considering they only won by six points in the end...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,014 reads 8 comments

  11. New England Patriots' Gameplan Puts Youngsters on Steelers' Defense into Focus

    Growing up a Pittsburgh Steelers' fan and ultimately becoming a New England Patriots ' writer for Irishcentral , I have developed a certain enamoring for two teams whose fanbases generally despise each other...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 2,106 reads 5 comments

  12. Carson Palmer Will Re-Establish His Reputation with a Playoff Run in Oakland

    The Oakland Raiders followed the loss of a monumental piece of their franchise by attempting to bring in a big cog in the form of a starting quarterback...

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  13. David Garrard Presents Perfect Fit for the Oakland Raiders

    David Garrard could definitely have signed for a franchise by now. Garrard instead has decided to bide his time in favor of landing in the perfect situation. The opportunity to land in, at least a near, perfect situation has arisen...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about over 2 years ago 1,935 reads 19 comments

  14. Pittsburgh Steelers: Max Starks Returns, but Not as a Starter?

    The Pittsburgh Steelers re-signed Max Starks today, after the player announced on his twitter page . Starks was the team's starting left tackle last season before being cut in the off-season for financial and fitness issues...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 2,280 reads 8 comments

  15. NFL Week 4: Devin Hester, Calvin Johnson and Other Important Notes/Statistics

    The Detroit Lions are 4-0 for the first time since 1980. Their victory against the Dallas Cowboys makes them the first team in NFL history to win consecutive games in which they trailed by at least 20 points...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 272 reads 2 comments

  16. Cincinnati Bengals: Andy Dalton Shouldn't Be Overshadowed by Cam Newton

    Cincinnati Bengals starting quarterback Andy Dalton will need to be the next Andrew Luck…that counts right?…. Okay, Peyton Manning if Mike Brown isn't going to look like an idiot for the way he has managed Carson Palmer...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 988 reads 8 comments

  17. Pittsburgh Steelers: Bruce Arians Must Tailor Offense to the Steelers' Talent

    Pittsburgh Steelers ' starting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is often not heralded as an elite quarterback, as people point to his reliance on the Steelers' elite defense...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 1,038 reads 13 comments

  18. Hakeem Nicks, Nnamdi Asomugha and the Best Individual Matchups of NFL Week 3

    The NFL regular season is right in the thick of things as we enter the third week of the season. With plenty of shocks and surprises already in the books, there is no reason for ...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 4,710 reads 4 comments

  19. Tennessee Titans: Will the Titans Steal the AFC South from the Houston Texans?

    The Baltimore Ravens arrived in Nashville to play the Tennessee Titans this past weekend a little too confidently. After beating the Pittsburgh Steelers so handsomely in Week 1, the Ravens were brought back down to earth by Matt Hasselbeck...

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  20. Fantasy Football Week 2 Projections: 4 Players You Must Start

    The second week of the NFL regular season is almost upon us. The second week of the NFL fantasy football season is almost upon us. With the first week in the books, each fantasy owner has a better feel for where they sit as far as their lineups go...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 1,515 reads 1 comments

  21. Randy Moss Retires: 3 Teams He Could Have Helped in 2011 NFL Season

    Randy Moss looks set to stay retired; the New England Patriots have shown no ill-effects this season from releasing the receiver last year...

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  22. Fantasy Football Week 2: Projecting the NFL's Top Scorers

    There's only one thing that matters in fantasy football: scoring! Fantasy football isn't about shutouts or field goal battles, it's about out-shooting your opponent to victory...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 988 reads 7 comments

  23. Fantasy Football Week 2 Start Em Sit Em: Why You Must Start Matthew Stafford

    Ryan Fitzpatrick led the Buffalo Bills to a huge victory over the Kansas City Chiefs in Arrowhead Stadium last week. Fitzpatrick finished the game with 208 yards and four touchdowns...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 1,347 reads 3 comments

  24. Fantasy Football Rankings Week 2: Ranking Week's Top D/ST Units

    The best fantasy defense isn't necessarily the best defense as far as giving up points. Bend-but-don't break defenses don't tend to rack up the points...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about almost 3 years ago 1,230 reads 0 comments

  25. NFL Predictions Week 2: Which Teams Will Give Up Most QB Sacks?

    Momentum is a huge part of the NFL . Offenses feed off momentum, while defenses look to it to cause turnovers...

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