Month: February 2016

Articles of the week, 6 Feb

There have been lots of very good 6 Nations preview pieces this week. The 42 has put out some great content, with Lynne Cantwell’s preview of Ireland’s campaign – and how best to approach a tournament for which expectations are lower – a particular highlight. Nick Bishop highlighted the scrum battle between Scotland and England in an excellent bit of analysis on Green & Gold Rugby, and his second Calcutta Cup preview piece (on Eddie Jones’ & England’s attacking structures) is also worth a read. The Gain Line covered some interesting aspects of the debate over England’s back row balance, while Andy McGeady looks in detail at the line out for the Irish Times. You can find links to all of these pieces and more below: Continue reading “Articles of the week, 6 Feb”