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03.15.2020 - Alex Goff

How about some virtual playoffs?

With the D1A season ended and there being no playoffs for the 2019-2020 season, we can instead just speculate. Here goes:

Based on the seedings and the rules that conference champions host the first round, we seed the host teams first:

03.05.2020 - GRR Contributor

Spring is in the air and college acceptance letters are landing in mailboxes and in email in-boxes.  

This is an opinion op-ed by guest columnist Dave Miller

08.08.2017 - Alex Goff

I’ve been spending a lot of time this spring and summer attending and writing about rugby tournaments for young people, and I think it’s time for a refresher course in making rugby proud.

Let’s be our better selves.

07.09.2017 - Alex Goff

Somebody I respect asked me recently what the big deal was about the British & Irish Lions tours, and I found that my answer rambled on way too long - not a big surprise when you’re talking to a rugby journalist and history major who went to school in Britain. 

07.06.2017 - Alex Goff

The news that the CRC and Varsity Cup may well be in a breakup with NBC is not especially surprising.

Strong personalities both at the network and in United World Sports seemed ripe for a little bit of conflict, and while United World Sports may not be a scorched earth organization, it certainly doesn't carry a water hose with it, either.