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Rugby 101: Basics Terms For You New Fans


STEWART ISLAND, NZ – Now that Team USA has caught the fancy a growing number of American rugby fans, we thought we’d do the newcomers to the game of rugby a favor. With that, we have our gallivanting rugby guru, Johnathan Wicklow Barberie, to explain some of the most basic of terms… RUGBY 101: SCRUM: […]

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NFL Concussion Controversy: Is Rugby Far Behind?


HOLLYWOOD, CA – Like many of you rugby fans, I love professional football – the American version. But sometimes the NFL really makes it hard. It can be little things, like my beloved Steelers deciding that all of their prime time games this year will apparently be played in Hamburglar-meets-Bumblebeecostumes. And it can be bigger […]

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Michael Jones, One Of All Blacks Five Greatest?


WASHINGTON, D.C. – Getting the opportunity to speak with one of the Top 5 Greatest All Blacks Ever, is something our Johnathan Wicklow Barberie will cherish forever… Even if it meant having Michael Jones run over him before tossing him over a fence! Don’t miss Kiwi Dean and Johnathan recapping Michael running over JWB and […]

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Todd Blackadder, All Blacks Captain & Canterbury Crusaders Coach

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CANTERBURY, NZ – Arguably the most under-appreciated captain in All Blacks history, Todd Blackadder sat with Johnathan Wicklow Barberie for a fun and informative chat ranging from the Canterbury Crusaders to the significance of the All Blacks wearing white! While Todd Blackadder showed the requisite Kiwi sense of humor in the interview, don’t be deceived. […]

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Rugby Legend Phaidra Knight With USA Star Rebecca Brafman


A perennial Team USA Eagle, Phaidra Knight is one of the most recognized names in women’s rugby. Her home club is the New York Rugby Club. Today, she chats with fellow NYRC teammate and Team USA center, Rebecca Brafman. PK: Brafman, thanks for taking the time out of your busy “doctor’s” schedule to share yourself […]

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Super Bowl Deja Vu Captured In Prophetic Video By Idiots


CANYON OF HEROES, NYC – In an uncanny and expensive recreation of events gone by, two idiots – who happen to be our friends – put together one of the most prophetic videos ever. And the message is not just for American Football fans; it’s for sports fans worldwide. So pay attention Six Nations fans. […]

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