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Things just got much harder for Hayne

AROUND six weeks ago we analysed why Jarryd Hayne faces an uphill battle to make the San Francisco 49ers 53-man roster this year.

Hayne’s chances were dealt a major blow over the weekend after the Niners selected running back Kelvin Taylor in the sixth round (211 overall) of the NFL draft. 243 more words

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NFL schedule released… and News.com.au’s headline fail

THE NFL released its 256-game regular season schedule early Friday morning AEST.

Round one will see the San Francisco 49ers again begin their campaign on Monday night prime time (TuesdayAEST), as they take on the Los Angeles Rams at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara. 384 more words

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Highlights of Hayne’s first 2016 presser

JARRYD Hayne’s first press conference of 2016 was for the most part much as would be expected.

The former Parramatta Eel discussed his comfort level with American Football versus a year ago, the work he’s putting in to get better and learning a new playbook under new coach Chip Kelly. 635 more words

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NFL preseason schedule released

​THE NFL has released its 65-game schedule for the 2016 preseason.

Week 1 will see Jarryd Hayne’s San Francisco 49ers take on the Houston Texans at home, while fellow Aussie and Arizona Cardinals hopeful Joel Wilksinson will take on the Oakland Raiders at the University of Phoenix stadium. 367 more words

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Hayne’s coach “worst in the NFL”

POOR Jarryd Hayne. Not only has he found himself dead last on the first unofficial 49ers running backs depth chart of the new league year, but now his new coach Chip Kelly has been… 281 more words

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49ers Jarryd Hayne's Rookie Season Profiled on 60 Minutes Australia

Jarryd Hayne made news last year when he transitioned from an Australian rugby league to the NFL. Considering the rare circumstances of his journey his story was covered by every major sports news outlet. 102 more words


The NFL's first Australian cornerback?

FORMER Aussie Rules footballer Joel Wilkinson will be the first Australian to play cornerback in the NFL if he makes the Arizona Cardinals’ 53-man roster later this year. 212 more words

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