Trey Lance’s arm strength and accuracy ‘second to none’, says North Dakota State wide receiver Phoenix Sproles

North Dakota State Bison quarterback Trey Lance (Cal Sport Media via AP Images) Trey Lance’s limited sample size makes him one of the NFL Draft’s most enthralling case studies, however his former North Dakota State wide receiver and roommate Phoenix Sproles insists he has zero doubts over the quarterback’s ability to translate the potential he …

Danny Houghton: The numbers behind the Hull FC hooker’s tackle record

Hull FC co-captain Danny Houghton set the record for the highest number of tackles made during a game since the statistics first started being recorded in 2003 during the Super League draw with Warrington Wolves on Sunday By Marc Bazeley Last Updated: 20/04/21 5:52pm Danny Houghton racked up 85 tackles in Hull FC’s draw with …

LISTEN: Iestyn Harris on the Golden Point Podcast

Former Super League Man of Steel and cross-code international Iestyn Harris joins host Marc Bazeley and Sky Sports rugby league pundit Terry O’Connor to discuss his career in both codes of rugby Last Updated: 20/04/21 2:19pm Iestyn Harris joins the panel on the latest edition of the podcast On the latest edition of the Golden …

Rugby League World Cup 2021: England set for Fiji Test in Rochdale ahead of tournament

Shaun Wane’s side will face the three-time World Cup semi-finalists at the Crown Oil Arena on Friday, October 13; Match also forms part of Rochdale Hornets’ 150th anniversary celebrations and continues long-standing links between the club and Fiji Last Updated: 20/04/21 12:17pm England faced Fiji in the group stage of the 2013 World Cup Fiji …

Jack Welsby has come to the rescue of Jon Wells as he continues to impress for St Helens

Jon Wells Rugby League Expert Jack Welsby is playing well beyond his tender years and has the potential to be a Super League great Last Updated: 20/04/21 8:59am Welsby has been in sensational form for Saints Jon Wells looks at how the young Jack Welsby has impressed for St Helens as he keeps on producing …

Shaun Wade exclusive: Ohio State prospect on Clemson redemption, Apple CEOs, building schools, water polo and the NFL Draft

Shaun Wade in action against Northwestern (Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire) Shaun Wade is a self-proclaimed quiet guy, a quiet leader if you will. He’s an indoor person. He doesn’t really party. He’ll go to the mall in his spare time but he’ll rarely buy anything, content with the clothes and sneakers he already owns. …

Patrick Mahomes: Kansas City Chiefs quarterback says he is ‘ahead of schedule in recovery from toe surgery

Patrick Mahomes suffered turf toe during the Chiefs’ playoff run last season; he sustained the injury in the divisional round against the Browns; Mahomes continued to lead the Chiefs to the Super Bowl, where they lost to the Buccaneers By Reuters Last Updated: 20/04/21 6:45am Patrick Mahomes was named the NFL’s MVP in 2018 Kansas …

Alex Smith announces NFL retirement after career with San Francisco 49ers, Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Football Team

Alex Smith has announced his retirement, posting a video on Instagram detailing his journey back from a horrific injury: “Two years ago I was stuck in a wheelchair, staring down at my mangled leg, wondering if I would ever be able to go on a walk again or play with my kids in the yard.” …

Harry Smith: Wigan Warriors scrum-half signs new four-year contract

Wigan scrum-half Harry Smith has committed himself to the club by signing a new contract that will keep him with the Warriors until 2024; Smith made his debut for Wigan two years ago and has scored six tries in 22 appearances Last Updated: 18/04/21 9:21pm Harry Smith has committed his future to Wigan Warriors Wigan …

Hull 14-14 Warrington Wolves: Super League contest ends in draw after missed drop goals in Golden Point

Hull FC’s Brett Hodgson spent the final three years of his playing career with the Wolves, winning the 2012 Lance Todd trophy in Warrington’s Challenge Cup-winning campaign, but his current and former sides could not be separated despite two extra five-minute periods as it finished 14-14 Last Updated: 18/04/21 6:31pm 3:50 Highlights of Hull FC’s …