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Dublin Tornadoes American Football Ireland Team Roster and Game Summaries 1996

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Dublin Tornadoes Logo [Reference: 1]

1996 Results

 9 JuneHBelfast SpartansW30-6
 AugHPortadown PanthersW34-0
 25 AugACarrickfergus Knights  
SB XI NDublin LightningL8-26
[References: 2-6]

Dublin Tornadoes Shamrock Bowl XI 1996 Roster

NumberPlayer / CoachPosition
Denis FitzgeraldCoach
14Brian SuttonCoach / Quarterback / Wide Receiver
66Alan O’BrienCoach / Center / Defensive Tackle
89Danny O’CallaghanCoach / Inside Linebacker
13D. FurilloWide Receiver / Defensive Back
15M. HarrisInside Linebacker / Defensive Back
20Q. McEntaggartDefensive Back
26Seaghan SuttonWide Receiver / Defensive Back
27D. GrabowRunning Back / Outside Linebacker
28Conor LeonardFree Safety / Wide Receiver
34P. McCowanFulback / Inside Linebacker
44Craig MorrellOutside Linebacker / Fullback
56S. HarleyDefensive Tackle / Defensive End
66F. O’DonnchuDefensive End
67John JonesNose Tackle / Offensive Tackle
68R. HedgesOffensive Tackle / Defensive Tackle
77M. MurphyOffensive Tackle / Defensive Tackle
80T. TigheOutside Linebacker / Wide Receiver
81J. DurradWide Receiver / Defensive Back
83M. SinclairGuard / Defensive Tackle
85Gary MorrellQuarterback / Running Back / Kicker
86Simon McMinnRunning Back / Strong Safety
87Padraig ReddingtonTight End
88Brian DennehyRunning Back / Defensive Back
90M. DillonGuard / Defensive Tackle
[References: 7]


Image References

[1] Dublin Tornadoes Logo – provided by email from Judd Lasher at http://www.417helmets.com

[1A] Dublin Tornadoes (1995) Timmy Tornado Logo [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/19961115063729im_/http://fiachra.ucd.ie:80/~alan/Icons/American/timmy.gif [Accessed 3 July 2018]


[2] Naughton, L. (1996) “American Football”Evening Herald. Thursday, 22 August 1996, pg. 67. [62] Naughton, L. (1996) “US Football”Evening Herald. Thursday, 9 September 1996, pg. 65.
[3] Naughton, L. (1996) “US Football – Tornadoes call-up”Evening Herald. Thursday, 1 February 1996, pg. 61.
[4] Naughton, L. (1996) “US Football”Evening Herald. Thursday, 13 June 1996, pg. 71.  

Internet Archive

[5] Dublin Tornadoes (1996) Irish American Football League 1995: The League Schedule ’95 / Results in ’95 [Internet] Available from: http://web.archive.org/web/19961115060654/http://fiachra.ucd.ie/~alan/american_football.html#main_menu [Accessed 5 July 2017]  
[6] Irish American Football Association (2018) Nostalgia – A look a some pictures from the archives [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootball.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/20171016_165339-1024×768.jpg [Accessed 3 July 2018]  


[7] American Football Association of Ireland Shamrock Bowl ’96 Dublin Lightning v Dublin Tornadoes


Thanks to Ciaran Simms.

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