Former Louth starlet Ciaran Byrne will be remaining with the Carlton Blues until 2019 at least after being handed a contract extension.
There are just two live GAA games on television this weekend but the coverage doesn't end there.
Dreadnots leaped-frogged Naomh Mairtin at the top of the Division 1 table with a 2-11 to 0-10 victory at Monasterboice on Tuesday night.
Division 2 leaders Naomh Fionnbarra continued their perfect record as they swept past Oliver Plunketts with a 3-13 to 1-9 win thanks to a strong finish.
It looks like a straight battle between Roche Emmets and Glyde Rangers for the Division 3 title after St Kevins saw their hopes falter by losing to the Faughart men on Tuesday night.
Co-manager Philip O'Brien says Louth's hurlers need commitment from everybody if they're going to make progress.
Naomh Fionnbarra continued their perfect record in Division 2 as they swept past Oliver Plunketts with 10 points to spare in a balmy John Markey Park on Tuesday evening in conditions superb for football.
Results: Division 6 league O'Connell's 6-20, Wolfe Tones 0-6: Under 12 Division 3 Dreadnots 2-3, O'Connell's/Stabannon 3-5: All-Ireland Qualifiers Louth 1-10, Longford 2-15:
GAA clubs don't have to qualify for the All-Ireland finals on St Patrick's Day to secure TV time.
Tyrone and Kildare both produced hugely impressive displays over the weekend while Roscommon did what was expected of them against Leitrim. Here's our football team of the week...
Cork and Galway reached their respective provincial finals yesterday. Here's our hurling team of the week...
Following a review of safety procedures with the relevant statutory authorities, Croke Park has confirmed that as of this Sunday, patrons will not be permitted to take large bags and backpacks into the stadium for all match day and concert events.
At its meeting last Saturday last, the GAA's Central Council considered the proposals for the reform of the GAA Hurling championships and made several decisions as follows:
Here are the main talking points from a busy weekend of gaelic football and hurling action...
"We don't get too carried away. Our job as management is to prepare the team and we try and keep the outside out all the time. We have to concentrate on ourselves. It's one more game, it's a Munster final and that's it. We've won nothing, there's no medals handed out today."
There was no jackpot winner in Naomh Fionnbarra G.F.C. and St. Anne's Camogie Club Lotto draw held on Wednesday 14th June.
Yesterday's All-Ireland SFC qualifier defeat to Longford has signalled the end of Colin Kelly's three year tenure as Louth senior football manager.
There were four massive games on this afternoon with action in all provinces.
Longford roared to a 2-15 to 1-10 victory over Louth in Drogheda to ease into the second round of the Qualifiers.
There was a feast of football today in the All-Ireland senior football championship as the 2017 qualifiers officially got underway this afternoon.
A survey carried out by the GPA has revealed that players from elite and non-elite hurling counties have different opinions on the proposed changes to the hurling championship.
The Round 2A football qualifier draw will take place next Monday morning, June 19 on RTE Radio 1's Morning Ireland programme after the 8.30 news.