The USFL Poses a Problem for MLR

Today, the United State Football League debuts (or returns, depending on who you ask). That could prove less than ideal for Major League Rugby. The latest attempt at spring gridiron football will be broadcast by the networks/platforms of both NBC and FOX. FOX is the linear broadcast partner of Major League Rugby. That creates an … Continue reading The USFL Poses a Problem for MLR

MLR Final to Air on FOX

The Big is sticking around, but the CBS is changing. During an interview with Dallen Stanford during halftime of the Dallas Jackals' inaugural home match, Commissioner George Killebrew announced that FOX would be airing the MLR Final on its main, free-to-air station. It will be the first MLR Final aired anywhere other than CBS in … Continue reading MLR Final to Air on FOX

MLR Kick Off Adds to Crowded Sports Calendar

If you weren't using The Rugby Network to watch Major League Rugby on demand, you'll want to sign up before February. Major League Rugby's return to a February kick off creates a tough situation in an overcrowded calendar. Round 1 starts the day after the Opening Ceremonies of the Winter Olympics. The Games continue through … Continue reading MLR Kick Off Adds to Crowded Sports Calendar