Seán Cavanagh (right) will captain Tyrone next season. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / THE IRISH TIMES

Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has announced Seán Cavanagh as his football captain for 2014 but he has lost the services of long-serving goalkeeper Pasc(...)

Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea and Seamus O’Shea react after a foul by Tyrone’s Colm Cavanagh at Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

James Horan would have found out more about his team during yesterday’s 70 minutes than all their other matches this year. They were tested, they stru(...)

Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor celebrates scoring his second goal against Donegal. He has developed into one of the best finishers in the game. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Mayo come into this match with one of the strongest motivations, having lost last year’s All-Ireland final. It’s a powerful focus for mature minds and(...)

     Young Darren McCurry comes into the Tyrone full-forward line to face Offaly for the injured Stephen O’Neill. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

In theory, Mickey Harte’s Tyrone should glide into Tullamore tomorrow afternoon and gather enough scores to end Offaly’s summer. Doing that without fo(...)