Start your day with five eye-catching egg-chasing quotes & links from around the ruggersphere.
IMO blaming Scotland and Wales
is a waste of time and energy...
much bigger factors at play
about which we can do very little
"It's very disappointing. It was particularly disappointing that Scotland and Wales didn't support their nearest neighbours."
Ruaidhri O'Connor - Irish Independent
“We’re just doing our stuff in training and transferring it to the game.“
Simon Lewis - Irish Examiner
"We've got to do a bit of homework on the All Blacks but if we sit back and talk about them and how fantastic they are there's no chance."
Sports bodies including...England Rugby [and] Premiership Rugby...had already thrown their weight behind the week of action.
Ireland meanwhile, will not be in action until the Six Nations under new coach Adam Griggs.
Emma Duffy - The42.ie
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