Carlin Isles can turn his complete focus to rugby.  The USA Rugby speedster was cut by the Detroit Lions on Monday.  He was signed by the NFL team on December 26, 2013 as a member of the practice squad with the potential to play on the travel squad in 2014. But...
Saint Mary’s College erased memories of coming up short in their national title quest last season by defeating Life University 21-6 to claim the 2014 National Championship at Steuber Rugby Stadium at Stanford University. Initially it appeared the Gaels would co...
Michael Sam was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the 7th round with the #249 overall selection in the 2014 NFL draft.  The University of Missouri defensive lineman/linebacker is the first publically gay player to be draft by the NFL and has received support fro...
The World Rugby Shop has the best selection of rugby cleats you will find in the U.S. and maybe the world.  Many shoppers don’t realize they have a great hassle free shipping policy.  Check out the Top 4 Reasons to Buy Your Rugby Cleats from the World Rugby Sho...
New Zealand defeated trans-Tasman rivals Australia 52-33 to win the 2014 London 7’s and close out the 2013/14 HSBC Sevens World Series as champions.  It is the 12th series title for New Zealand in the 15 years of the tour. Gillies Kaka put in 22 points in the w...
The 2013-14 IRB Sevens Series season comes to a close this weekend in London and for the U.S. it provides an opportunity to prove whether or not the program is advancing as quickly as it needs to in order to qualify for Rio in 2016. The Eagles are coming off a ...
Australia unveiled their 2014 home rugby jersey this week.  The jersey is made by Asics, who signed on as the Wallabies apparel sponsor the end of last year, and pays tribute to the past while utilizing modern technology. The jersey will make its on-field debut...
The Glasgow 7s provided its fair share of exciting matches over the weekend. Often as exciting as the action is the footwear the players wear. We spotted a few cool cleats and wanted to share. Argentina did their best to show flair at the tournament scoring a l...
By Baron Christopher Hanson – We’re only two years out from the 2016 summer Olympics, and 7s campaigners worldwide are beginning to polish their rugby boots and get down to business. Behind the scenes, the data-generation and media coverage of Olympic rugby wil...
Having been at the Varsity Cup final between Cal and BYU last Saturday I can tell you that there is no doubt from either side that BYU won this year’s National Championship. However, if you step outside of those two schools and United World Sports, the company ...