Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Front Five - 17.02.15

Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.

Later today on HarpinOnRugby...
our Leinster writeup is titled "Dragon Us Down"


Henshaw's next contract is likely to be a centralised IRFU deal which could be enough to ward off interest from overseas.

Robbie Henshaw to stay with Connacht next season but Munster preparing to swoop

Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent

A spokesperson for the IRFU said that they were optimistic that Heaslip would be available to play against Wales

Jamie Heaslip to miss England match with fractured vertebrae

John O'Sullivan - Irish Times

...rugby is, like American football, having to come to terms with the possibility that the game is facing into the prospect of fundamental change.
Brendan O'Brien - Irish Examiner

...he could clearly earn a figure in the region of Euro 750,000 per annum for another year or two
Rugby Week

...we can't wait to see Mike Ross and Devin Toner holding hands against the English at the Aviva.

Grenoble's new defensive scheme involves novel technique of hand-holding

Kevin McGillicuddy - SportsJOE.ie

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Taken by JLP from RDS press box on Nov 16, 2019