Holy shit, Rugby izz brutal...

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  1. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    I wish I wouldve played thizz sport


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    candyasses :coffee:
     
  3. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Itzz a cool sport...
     
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    Yeah, rugby players pretty much make football players look like fags.
     
  5. redshirt

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    Argument against football helmets is that guys wouldn't be leading with their heads, but I saw plenty of hits in there that looked like head first shots. Wonder what the incidence rates of CTE amongst pro rugby players is.
     
  6. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Itzz on NBC Sports channel right now...
     
  7. Mlaw

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    my niece played in college, it was torture watching the games, then she played lingerie football, that was torture too :jj:
     
  8. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    :wtf:




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    I agree
     
  10. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Hard sport tah figure out...
     
  11. Acid

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    Lingerie and nude rugby is quite popular over here.

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    Spinal injuries and brain injury stats arent bad, but they aint good either. Its very rough, but a hell of a lot of fun.
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  12. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Tha All Blacks are playing right now...
     
  13. Gomez

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    The haka is still gay
     
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    Shame rugby doesn't catch on here
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    No doubt

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  16. Acid

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    Rules to note:

    You cant pass forward, only behind or parallel.

    Penalties are either the choice of a kick at goal or a run at the try(touchdown) line.

    Drop kicks are worth 2 points, try 5, penalty 2.

    A try is followed by a kick at goal, the kick is taken parallel to where the try was scored.

    A scrum is basically a controlled maul, weight and pressure are paramount, advantage can be the team whose halfback puts the ball into the scrum..they can put some spin on the ball.
     
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    Agreed
     
  18. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    Whatzz up with tha picking up a player?
     
  19. Acid

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    Assume you mean lineouts where the ball is thrown in from the sidelines by the hooker (insert hoar joke here).

    Its a strategy to get height and retrieve the ball. Most members of this lineout are around/over 6'4ish.

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  20. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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    I see...