Rugby is one of the most popular games in the world, but for some reason barely has a foothold in the sports loving minds inside of the United States. It is likely because folks just don't know about it, because if they did they would realize that it is non-stop action that is intense, hard-hitting and just flat out awesome.
It's got everything that Americans love in sports. This hit in a recent game between Bedford and Northampton is a perfect example:
Awesome right? Once you get the rules and can follow the game it is even better! Maybe as the '16 Summer Olympics approach and welcome back 7's rugby folks in the U.S. will get interested when they realize that their team is the defending gold medal team (all be it from a century ago).
Die-hard football fans may may the hit Courtney Lawes (the big dude in the yellow) puts on Mike Le Bourgeois (the little dude in blue). Kind of looks a lot like the one that Jonathan Bostic put on Mike Willie i...