NEW YORK, NY – In this Week 46 segment of our Fantasy Sports Network studio show, New Orleans fly-half Taylor Howden joins Steve Lewis and host Matt McCarthy with more Major League Rugby talk. Topics include:
-Howden’s Kiwi upbringing
-Playing for Aussie Coach NOLA Nate Osborne
–Ponsonby Juniors Days
-Comparing #MLR to PRO Rugby USA
-Most Annoying Teammate
Also this week…
Billionaire Andrew ‘Twiggy’ Forrest is starting a rugby rebellion and taking on the Australian rugby establishment, backing the Western Force and the all-new World Series Rugby and . The new set-up features a series of law changes to speed up the game and make it more exciting for fans. Steve Lewis and Matt McCarthy weigh in on this rugby rebellion.
Also, Lewis and McCarthy shift to Europe for predictions:
-Will it be Leinster or Racing 92 in European Champions Cup Final?
-Will Cardiff and our pal Blaine Scully’s Blues knock off the Cherry & Whites of Gloucester?
Have a look/listen to find out.
Steve Lewis, Ronan Nelson and host Matt McCarthy recap all the Major League Rugby action and give their MLR Predictions. Topics include:
-A “crafty” Austin Elite knocking off NOLA Nate Osborn & the Gold.
–Alf Daniels & Utah Warriors‘ heartbreak
-Statement win from depleted Glendale
–Anthony Salaber Night in San Diego
-How appearing on RWU means a victory
–Predictions to bank on… or not.
Glendale Raptors Coach Dave Williams and Captain Shaun Davies:
Big-time rugby coach, Robbie Deans and his mate, USA Rugby & Yale Coach, Greg McWilliams.
AND… From the growing American High School rugby landscape, Greenwich’s Joe Kelly, Xavier’s Greg Norris and referee Greg Gilliam:
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