Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
In Case You Missed Them…
“As long as you get over the fact that you’re never going to play again, (coaching) can be as rewarding as you want to make it."
Gerry Thornley - Irish Times
"The Irish will not give us gifts. And I will give everything to defend my land." - French lock Paul Jedrasiak
Nick Purewal - Irish Independent
Ireland have only beaten the French twice in 23 games with both of those being home Six Nations games in Ashbourne in 2009 and 2013.
Denyse Scully - Sportswomen.ie
Second rows Peter Claffey and James Ryan both touched down during a physical first-half display from Ireland
While there were no TV cameras present, our friends at Sportsfile were
Mikey Traynor - Balls.ie
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