Tebow time makes way for Manning mania even outside U.S.

January 16, 2012

The Tim Tebow fairytale is over but NFL provided more drama with Super Bowl champions and previously imperious Green Bay being unceremoniously dumped out at home by New York Giants.

Packers dilemma: To rest or not to rest?

December 27, 2011

You’re Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, it’s the final game of the regular season against the Detroit Lions, and you’ve got a dilemma: play your strongest team, a winning combination, or rest your stars fearing serious injuries to any of them.

The Lineman: Week Nine NFL Picks

November 4, 2011

Week Eight was full of surprises, not many of them pleasant. The St. Louis Rams taking down the New Orleans Saints was the big shocker while the New York Giants and Baltimore Ravens managed to escape with wins but were unimpressive failing to cover.

The Lineman: Week Six NFL picks

October 14, 2011

The Lineman took a few hard hits early last week but recovered with a couple of late scores to win my last two picks and finish with a sort of respectable 2-4. The word of the week for Week Six is “desperation” for me and several teams.

The Lineman: Week Four NFL picks

September 30, 2011

By Steve Keating

OK, OK; the shine of a 5-1 opening week is really starting to dim but after three weeks the Lineman is still batting .500.

Super Bowl XLV: Packers v Steelers — live

February 6, 2011

Follow all the action at Super Bowl XLV with our live blog, featuring expert commentary and analysis, instant score updates and the best pix you’ll find on the internet.

Super Bowl will showcase QBs who can move

January 24, 2011

NFL/Given the nature of American football, Super Bowls inevitably get billed as a battle of two quarterbacks and this year’s finale features two of the most entertaining in the game – Pittsburgh Steelers’ Ben Roethlisberger and Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers.

The Lineman’s NFL picks — Still backing the Pack

January 21, 2011

NFL/That was another great football weekend made all the more exciting for the Lineman by going a very respectable 3-1. Only two games this week and both look like crackers. Enjoy.

The Lineman’s NFL picks — classics on the cards

January 14, 2011

NFL/The Lineman is only sure of one thing this weekend and that is that football fans are in for a real treat with all four games shaping up as potential classics.