Saturday, October 29, 2016

Front Five - 29.10.16

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

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It is the first case of its kind to be taken in Ireland concerning a death due to Second Impact Syndrome

Johnny Watterson, Gavin Cummiskey - Irish Times


Mike Ross...once the first name on Joe Schmidt's team sheet, his name has, it seems, been rolled up and tossed in the bin.

Irish Independent


Munster’s pack, with the back-row of O’Mahony, O’Donoghue and O’Donnell covering acres of ground, set much of the pattern

Rod Nawn - Irish Examiner


The All Blacks have shown the ability to score plenty of points on tour but there is often one fixture in which they struggle.

Digging the data: The gap between the All Blacks and Six Nations champions isn't as big as you think


...if he's unable to tell the difference between a tackler and a player being tackled then perhaps he's in the wrong business.

Darragh Murphy -


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