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Now that the Eagles summer series has come to a close with a dramatic win over Canada it’s time to hand out our awards. MVP: Blaine Scully & Chris Wyles It’s very safe to say that without the contributions of Scully and Wyles the Eagles would have had a mis...
For better of worse rugby in the United States and Canada is always going to be linked. The sports emerged in both places at roughly the same time, a lot of folks on both sides of the border have traveled to tournaments in both countries, and the national teams...
Thanks to their win over Ghana many pundits now think the U.S. soccer team has a great chance to advance out of their pool at the FIFA World Cup. Yes they have to play Portugal next but by now most think that outside of Ronaldo and a few players the U.S. has ju...
Last weekend’s Elite City 7s had a bit of everything: good rugby, team turnarounds, and controversy. Seattle took home the trophy and a spot in the World Club 7s in August and did so in convincing fashion with a win over San Diego in the final. To reach t...
The Eagles could be set for their best year financially if things go according to plan this summer and next November. In total the Eagles will be hosting four matches on U.S. soil, something that hasn’t happened for a long time. If all four of those matches do ...
In many ways the Collegiate Rugby Championship is at a similar place to the USA Sevens a few years ago before that tournament made its move to Las Vegas. In the early years of the USA Sevens tournament it bounced around from L.A. and San Diego and saw growth in...
The Eagles head into their summer series with several questions needing to be answered. The World Cup is just a little over a month away and with compromises coming to get top players available for the New Zealand match in the fall there aren’t a lot of games l...
The Collegiate Rugby Championship is this weekend and while it isn’t the highest quality of rugby this country has to offer it does get some of the most attention seeing as it is on NBC. To help you get ready for the tournament we want to provide you with five ...
It’s hard to argue that since professionalism that there has been a player that has meant more to rugby than Jonny Wilkinson. Only Jonah Lomu has as much international recognition and with injuries cutting his career short Wilkinson has been in the spotlight lo...
It’s time for our last edition of 30 tickets prior to the Eagles summer series against Scotland, Japan, and Canada. As we have stated in previous editions the U.S. is likely to use more than 30 players this summer due to some squad rotation. However, we pick wh...