Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
Later today on HarpinOnRugby…
an opinion piece by Kristian Ross
an “80-word review” featuring Wasps
& hopefully good news on the injury front for Leinster
Over the course of the World Cup cycle, the Limerick-born Leinster hooker came off the Ireland bench 31 times and rarely failed to make his presence felt.
Cronin determined to make impact after Irish disappointment
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
The 26-year-old...suggests it would have taken him another 18 months to break into the international team as a flanker.
South Sydney Rabbitohs’ Sam Burgess: my heart was not in rugby union
Alan Smith - The Guardian
He signed a one-year deal with the ARU and and Brumbies for 2016 in August. That will likely take him past the 60-Test mark, which would allow him to represent the Wallabies even if he were playing for a club overseas.
French Top 14 club Bordeaux reportedly offers David Pocock big money deal to move to France
We can confirm the identities of four of those teams as Sacramento, San Francisco, Denver, and Philadelphia. Those teams have been confirmed because their venues have been solidified.
Curis Reed - This Is American Rugby
It's fecking amazing.
Simon Zebo And Paddy Jackson Video: The Jay-Z/Kanye Sequel
Donny Mahoney - Balls.ie
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