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 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

3 Things – Countdown to Kickoff

Every week in the MLR provides us with too much information to process over two game days. Once again this year, we'll be providing 3 immediate takeaways each week. COVID Will Shape the Season MLR released its Covid protocols last week. It's good to see the league borrowing from the success of other American sporting … Continue reading 3 Things – Countdown to Kickoff