"Last year was a very tough year for us. We set out our stall this year and brought in a couple of fresh faces and that's helped the whole thing."
Some fantastic football and hurling fare took place around the country on an almost balmy January afternoon.
Former Limerick hurler David Reidy could make his debut for Kildare in the Walsh Cup tomorrow after being named in fellow county man Joe Quaid's squad to face Meath at Pairc Tailteann.
There was plenty of U21 football action this afternoon.
Here are our previews for this weekend's football encounters in the Dr McKenna Cup, Connacht SFL, O'Byrne Cup and McGrath Cup.
Tipperary manager Liam Kearns believes that it is unnecessary to play so many games in such a short space of time.
Nine of the ten most watched programmes on Irish television in 2016 were sport, with three of those being GAA matches.
U2's Croke Park concert in July could see a potential Leinster senior football final replay staged at Semple Stadium.
Cork defeated Tipperary by 16 points on a high scoring night in the McGrath Cup.
There was second-round action tonight in the O'Byrne, Walsh and McGrath Cups.
Leinster GAA have released the groups and fixtures for the 2017 Leinster minor football league which is due to commence on Saturday, 11 February.
Here are our previews for tonight's second round games in the O'Byrne, McGrath and Walsh Cups.
Liam Kearns has revealed his Tipperary starting fifteen ahead of tonight's McGrath Cup meeting with Cork in Templetuohy (throw-in 7.30pm).
The 2017 gaelic football season is up and running and we select the players who stood out in the first round of the subsidiary competitions...
Today at its launch in Ballyboden St Enda's the newly formed Club Player's Association affirmed that its primary objective is to Fix the Fixtures.
Here are the players that made the cut in our first hurling team of 2017...
History was made this morning with the launch of the first Club Players Association at the home of All Ireland champions Ballyboden in Dublin.
Here's a round-up of the GAA topics that were doing the rounds on Twitter over the weekend...
"I want them to be enthusiastic and optimistic but let's be realistic. I'm not going to just turn this around like that."
"The attitude was fantastic and they also showed super workrate, which was very important, especially in the second-half."
The Club Players' Association (CPA) will be officially launched this morning at 10.30 at the home of All-Ireland club football champions Ballyboden St. Enda's.
Kerry and Clare have opened their McGrath Cup campaigns with wins.