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#Editor's picks

# editors-picks - Today’s News

From The Score The first stop for these new Sligo county champions was a visit to an old friend Respect

The first stop for these new Sligo county champions was a visit to an old friend

31-year-old Gary Dillon passed away earlier this year.

# editors-picks - Yesterday’s News

From The Score Anatomy of a drop goal: How Munster beat Sale at the death Analysis

Anatomy of a drop goal: How Munster beat Sale at the death

We use GIFs, videos and screenshots to pick apart the crucial moments in the endgame at the AJ Bell Stadium.

From The Score ‘London might not be calling for the NFL just yet’ – Kevin Cadle Huddle Up

‘London might not be calling for the NFL just yet’ – Kevin Cadle

The Sky Sports’ presenter says the situation with LA will have to be resolved first.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 15 October, 2014

From The Score Coaches Film: How the Browns used their run game to throw a 51-yard touchdown pass Xs And Os This post contains images

Coaches Film: How the Browns used their run game to throw a 51-yard touchdown pass

We break down our favourite play from the weekend’s NFL action.

From The Score Opinion: Robbie Keane has been a great player, but it’s time to give others a chance Alternatives

Opinion: Robbie Keane has been a great player, but it’s time to give others a chance

The LA Galaxy striker was substituted after 63 minutes last night following an ineffectual display.

From The Score 5 players who will dominate the Champions Cup this season Star Men

5 players who will dominate the Champions Cup this season

We’ve picked out players from Toulon, Munster, Northampton, Saracens and Leinster as influential figures.

# editors-picks - Monday 13 October, 2014

From The Score ‘In my dreams I could still run’ – How a clash of heads changed Phil Quinlan’s life forever Aftermath

‘In my dreams I could still run’ – How a clash of heads changed Phil Quinlan’s life forever

In the first of a new series, TheScore.ie talk to amateur athletes about the effect of head injuries in sport.

# editors-picks - Saturday 11 October, 2014

From The Score ‘I don’t think about it too much’ – Denis Hickie has no regrets about walking away at 31 Looking Back

‘I don’t think about it too much’ – Denis Hickie has no regrets about walking away at 31

He says he could have played longer, but the wing is content that he made the right choice.

# editors-picks - Friday 10 October, 2014

From The Score ‘You look forward, not back!’ – Mark Pollock on trying to fast-track a cure for paralysis Interview

‘You look forward, not back!’ – Mark Pollock on trying to fast-track a cure for paralysis

The Belfast native chats to us about his new film and inspiring thousands of people to run.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

From The Score Coaches Film: How Khiry Robinson high-stepped his way to a game winning touchdown Xs And Os

Coaches Film: How Khiry Robinson high-stepped his way to a game winning touchdown

We break down our favourite play from the weekend’s NFL action.

From The Score Quiz: Which Second Captains presenter are you? Good Wall

Quiz: Which Second Captains presenter are you?

The new season of Second Captains Live kicks off on RTÉ2 tonight.

From The Score 11 for Kerry, 9 for Donegal, 9 for Dublin and 6 for Mayo in 2014 Allstar football nominees Award Season

11 for Kerry, 9 for Donegal, 9 for Dublin and 6 for Mayo in 2014 Allstar football nominees

The awards will be presented at the annual Allstars banquet in the Convention Centre in Dublin on Friday October 24th.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Score The reason Roy Keane gave for not signing Robbie Savage will make your night Whazzzzupppppppp

The reason Roy Keane gave for not signing Robbie Savage will make your night

Roy really wasn’t a fan of that old Budweiser ad.

From The Score Analysis: How did Munster stun Leinster at the Aviva on Saturday? Fight

Analysis: How did Munster stun Leinster at the Aviva on Saturday?

We’ve examined the southern province’s superb work at the breakdown, as well as their kicking strategy and attack.

# editors-picks - Saturday 4 October, 2014

From The Score Opinion: McGuinness leaves his ‘Olympic cycle’ having delivered on his promise Legacy

Opinion: McGuinness leaves his ‘Olympic cycle’ having delivered on his promise

McGuinness inherited a team in the doldrums but took them to the greatest of heights.

From The Score ‘Maradona would be our dream guest’ – Second Captains’ Eoin McDevitt First Captain

‘Maradona would be our dream guest’ – Second Captains’ Eoin McDevitt

The new series of Second Captains Live starts next week on RTÉ

# editors-picks - Friday 3 October, 2014

From The Score Jamie Wall – ‘I can’t force my legs to start working, the only thing I can control is my attitude’ Battling Back

Jamie Wall – ‘I can’t force my legs to start working, the only thing I can control is my attitude’

Last June, Cork GAA player Jamie Wall lined out for his county but a freak incident has left him facing a big battle since.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

From The Score Ireland’s adopted son Nelson ‘honoured’ to headline UFC Stockholm Interview

Ireland’s adopted son Nelson ‘honoured’ to headline UFC Stockholm

Having trained in Dublin since he was 18, the Icelandic welterweight has strong connections with the country he calls his ‘second home’.

From The Score Coaches Film: How the Texans tricked the Bills into throwing right to JJ Watt Xs And Os

Coaches Film: How the Texans tricked the Bills into throwing right to JJ Watt

We break down our favourite play from the weekend’s NFL action.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Ben Te’o shows Leinster his explosive power in NRL finals Bosh Factor

Analysis: Ben Te’o shows Leinster his explosive power in NRL finals

The 27-year-old was a central figure in the Rabbitoh’s win over the Roosters on Friday night.

# editors-picks - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Score 16 moments to remember from The Sunday Game this season TV Gold

16 moments to remember from The Sunday Game this season

It finished up on TV last night but here’s a recap of the major incidents from throughout the summer.

# editors-picks - Saturday 27 September, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points for Tipperary ahead of today’s All-Ireland hurling final replay Final Countdown

5 talking points for Tipperary ahead of today’s All-Ireland hurling final replay

Paying the penalty, mind games and other issues for the Premier men to ponder.

From The Score Analysis: How THAT Leicester-United game was won and lost by wing play Errors

Analysis: How THAT Leicester-United game was won and lost by wing play

We take an in-depth look at what’s gone wrong for Louis van Gaal’s side.

# editors-picks - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Connacht’s defence drives strong start to Pro12 season Understanding

Analysis: Connacht’s defence drives strong start to Pro12 season

We take a look at the mindset and understanding that helped the western province to beat Leinster.

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From The Score Coaches Film: How Russell Wilson went back to college on that trick play Xs And Os

Coaches Film: How Russell Wilson went back to college on that trick play

We break down our favourite play from the weekend’s NFL action.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The Score What’s the worst thing that could happen to you during the Dublin Marathon? Be Prepared

What’s the worst thing that could happen to you during the Dublin Marathon?

It ain’t pretty but Aidan Curran has some advice for preventing, and dealing with, a mid-race toilet break.

# editors-picks - Saturday 20 September, 2014

From The Score Brian Clough and his effect on the Irish management team Legacy

Brian Clough and his effect on the Irish management team

On the 10th anniversary of his death, we examine the iconic manager’s influence on Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane.

From The Score Johnny Doyle column: Donegal’s experience should just shade it Preview

Johnny Doyle column: Donegal’s experience should just shade it

However, our columnist only sees the bounce of a ball between the two sides.

# editors-picks - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

From The Score Analysis: Madigan provides promising performance as Leinster’s playmaking 12 Second Five Eighth

Analysis: Madigan provides promising performance as Leinster’s playmaking 12

The 25-year-old showed glimpses of what he could bring to the mix as a centre for Matt O’Connor’s side against the Scarlets.

From The Score Colin Falvey’s football career has brought him from Cobh to India via New Zealand and the US Journeyman

# editors-picks - Sunday 14 September, 2014

From The Score ‘I was unemployed and triathlon was the only thing I had’ Interview

‘I was unemployed and triathlon was the only thing I had’

We chat to Irish-based Czech athlete Tamara Maxantova about competing in the World Championships next month.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Score Training is the time to road-test anything new, you don’t want any surprises on Marathon Monday Long-distance Prep

Training is the time to road-test anything new, you don’t want any surprises on Marathon Monday

This week Aidan Curran is even willing to talk to strangers in the pursuit of a solid running routine.

# editors-picks - Monday 8 September, 2014

From The Score Would Ireland get better use out of McGeady as a number 10? Analysis

Would Ireland get better use out of McGeady as a number 10?

The Everton winger proved the match-winner in Tbilisi but Ireland lacked a creative outlet behind the striker.

From The Score Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark Opinion

Sky Sports throw everything they have at Pro12 coverage, and hit the mark

They had good source material, but the broadcaster nailed their first outing in the four-nation league.

# editors-picks - Friday 5 September, 2014

From The Score Which RTÉ football pundit are you? Quiz

Which RTÉ football pundit are you?

Are you the controversial one or the stoic ex-player who gives nothing away?

# editors-picks - Thursday 4 September, 2014

From The Score Carl Frampton: Belfast’s great unifier not only fighting for a world title – but for his city Titanic Showdown

Carl Frampton: Belfast’s great unifier not only fighting for a world title – but for his city

The stakes couldn’t be higher as Frampton prepares for Saturday’s world title showdown with Kiko Martinez.

# editors-picks - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

From The Score The son of a Monaghan footballer will start his first NFL game this Sunday No Stony Grey Soil

The son of a Monaghan footballer will start his first NFL game this Sunday

Patrick Murray has won the kicking job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

# editors-picks - Monday 1 September, 2014

From The Score The story of Kerry and Mayo’s replay in possession, shots, turnovers and kickouts Analyse That

The story of Kerry and Mayo’s replay in possession, shots, turnovers and kickouts

What were the key stats from last Saturday’s game in the Gaelic Grounds?

# editors-picks - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Score ‘Hunch down and drive up through your marker’- Vinny Murphy on the art of the perfect shoulder Teak Tough

‘Hunch down and drive up through your marker’- Vinny Murphy on the art of the perfect shoulder

The former Dublin hardman talks about Dublin’s golden generation and his days as an enforcer.

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