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  • Football rallies round Hartlepool, who live to fight another day

    ON THE ROAD - CRAIG HOPE AT VICTORIA PARK: This did not feel like a football club on their deathbed. At every turn, there was life.

    Mail Online
  • Rob Gronkowski Ruled Out After Suffering Head Injury on Big Hit vs. Jaguars

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski has been ruled out after suffering a head injury in the AFC Championship Game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Gronkowski, 28, was hit hard by safety Barry Church while attempting to catch a ball over the middle in the second quarter of Sunday's game. Church was given a 15-yard personal foul penalty for unnecessary roughness on the play, with the drive eventually ending in a touchdown. The tight end had one catch for 21 yards before exiting. The...

    Bleacher Report
  • Philly tries to save its city from Eagles fans

    The streets of Philadelphia are suddenly … greasy. Crews working with the city of brotherly love were sent out Sunday morning to slather cooking oil on light poles to prevent Eagles fans climbing on them after the NFC championship game. The crews dubbed themselves the “Crisco Cops” and laughed as they went from pole to...

    New York Post
  • This brutal Rob Gronkowski blow just crushed Patriots

    Rob Gronkowski will not return after a hard hit from Barry Church left him wobbly, a devastating blow to the tight end and to the Patriots’ chance. Gronkowski was running downfield on a passing route, looking back for the ball, when Church put a shoulder into him late in the second quarter of the AFC...

    New York Post
  • Total Football Podcast: Sacking Marco Silva made sense. This was no knee-jerk

    It's farewell Marco Silva on this week's Total Football, and who better to join host Thom Gibbs than die-hard Watford supporter and the director of Football Manager, Miles Jacobson?

    The Telegraph
  • The Latest: Fournette scores to give Jags 14-3 lead

    The Latest on the NFL conference championships. (all times local): 4 p.m. Leonard Fournette has given the Jacksonville Jaguars a 14-3 lead over the heavily favored New England Patriots in the AFC championship game. Fournette bulled his way into the end zone from 4 yards out...

    ABC News