Will-Usherwood Bliss describes just how unlikely NFL Quarterback Tom Brady’s career has really been and why he should be considered one of the all-time greats in sports history.
Athletes and Anti-Vaxx: What’s Going On?
Athletes and Anti-Vaxx: What’s Going On? Online Sports Editor Henry Hood delves into the lack of vaccinations in the sporting world. Sixty-eight percent of the UK have received two doses of the coronavirus vaccine. The same percentage of Premier League footballers have been vaccinated. This does not seem like a discrepancy until you start digging a bit deeper. Gov.uk […]
NFL First Round Mock Draft
NFL First Round Mock Draft Will Usherwood-Bliss gives his predictions for the 2021 NFL Draft The NFL Draft is just around the corner, in which all 32 teams from across the NFL take it in turns to choose the best college prospects they can. The first round of the draft is often filled with surprises. […]
Demons downed by Blitz in Devon derby
THE Exeter Demons fell to a heartbreaking 6-14 loss at Coombe Dingle as a last-minute punt was blocked and returned for the decisive Plymouth touchdown. The match was initially supposed to be played at Duckes Meadow, but weather conditions dictated otherwise. Instead of the familiar Exeter fields, the game would be played at Coombe Dingle, […]
Super Bowl 52: Can the Eagles upset the odds?
This Sunday sees the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eales go head-to-head in Super Bowl LII in what will be a fascinating encounter between one of the longest dynasties in North American sports and the new kids on the block. The two teams have had differing journeys to arrive in Minneapolis for the biggest […]
NFC Play-off Picture: Vikings to go all the way?
Who’s in, who’s out? Predictions as we gleefully enter squeaky bum time in the National Football League While the AFC looks a two-horse race in the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers, the NFC is stacked deep with good teams so let’s take a look at the conference landscape division by division with my picks […]
AFC Playoff Picture: Pats reign supreme
It’s crunch time. With just a couple weeks of the regular season left it’s time to take a look at which teams will make the cut for the post-season and who are the real contenders for the Super Bowl. Here are the playoff entry rules: 4 division champions from each conference and 2 wild-card qualifiers […]
NFL National Anthem Protests: Take a Knee
It’s hard not to look at international politics in the past year without stumbling across the latest outburst of President Trump as he takes a stand against immigration, accessible healthcare, gender rights, gun control or racial inequality. With the dialogue of race relations remaining of paramount importance to the nation, the #TakeAKnee campaign has taken […]
The Halfway Mark: NFL report card
A t the half-way stage, it’s time to digest the events of a chaotic start to the 2017 NFL season. With teams battling for the right to be at the end of season finale in Minnesota on February 4th, here we look at the shocks that the 98th NFL season has produced so far. WHERE […]
The Sport Editorial
Paradise for Guardiola As the Paradise Papers expose the immoral dealings of Britain’s elite – perhaps expose is not the right word, for they simply reinforce what we already knew about the tax dodging nature of the richest – and illustrate the startling gulf between the wealthiest and poorest, Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City have created […]