Power Rankings: MLR Round 10

1. New England Free Jacks (1) Scott Mathie is managing this team well enough to be the next coach fired for no reason next year after winning a Coach of the Year award. 2. Austin Gilgronis (3) Sam Harris has managed their mini-slump like a championship caliber coach. 3. Rugby ATL (2) Steven Brett has … Continue reading Power Rankings: MLR Round 10

State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 10

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1513552436186824709 In Control 1. Austin Gilgronis Next Four: @ DAL, @ NOLA, v. SEA, @ LA 2. LA Giltinis Next Four: v. HOU, BYE, @ ATL, v. AUS 3. San Diego Legion Next Four: @ SEA, v. ATL, @ DAL, v. HOU In The Hunt 4. Houston SaberCats Next Four: @ LA, v. TOR, BYE, … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 10

Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 10

A 5-1 Round 9 has us at 33-19 for the first half. Will we match it for the second half? Another week of quick picks. Winners are in bold below. Bye: Utah Warriors Toronto Arrows v. Old Glory DC New England Free Jacks v. Seattle Seawolves Houston SaberCats v. Dallas Jackals NOLA Gold v. Rugby … Continue reading Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 10

Power Rankings: MLR Round 9

1. New England Free Jacks (1) NOLA is better than their record, but the Free Jacks will have to remember their role has moved from 'hunter' to 'hunted'. 2. Rugby ATL (2) A narrow win over Toronto in Canada is a better result than standings would indicate. 3. Austin Gilgronis (3) If Austin can play … Continue reading Power Rankings: MLR Round 9

State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 9

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1511016993977212932 In Control 1. Austin Gilgronis Next Four: @ SD, @ DAL, @ NOLA, v. SEA 2. San Diego Legion Next Four: v. AUS, @ SEA, v. ATL, @ DAL 3. LA Giltinis Next Four: v. NY, v. HOU, BYE, @ ATL In The Hunt 4. Seattle Seawolves Next Four: @ NE, v. SD, @ … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 9

Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 9

A rough 2-3 week last round knocked up back to 28-18. However, just like an injured player in the Six Nations with obvious concussion symptoms, we’re right back to the grind this week. I’m on the road, so match ups are listed below with picks bolder. Bye: Seattle Seawolves Utah Warriors v. San Diego Legion … Continue reading Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 9

Power Rankings: MLR Round 8

1. New England Free Jacks (1) Its Beaudein Waaka's league and we're all just lucky enough to watch it. 2. Rugby ATL (2) Losing at home and keeping the two spot reflects the quality of the Free Jacks and how shaky the teams below them are starting to look. 3. Austin Gilgronis (4) BYE BYE … Continue reading Power Rankings: MLR Round 8

State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 8

https://twitter.com/usmlr/status/1508458341420482560 In Control 1. Austin Gilgronis Next Four: v. HOU, @ SD, @ DAL, @ NOLA 2. San Diego Legion Next Four: @ UTAH, v. AUS, @ SEA, v. ATL 3. Houston SaberCats Next Four: @ AUS, v. DAL, @ LA, v. TOR In The Hunt 4. LA Giltinis Next Four: v. DAL, v. NY, … Continue reading State of the Race: MLR’s Western Conference – Round 8

Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 8

A 3-3 week pulls the season record down to 26-15. This week could be worse, with four games being far from certain picks. Bye(s): San Diego Legion, Dallas Jackals, Austin Gilgronis Rugby ATL v. New England Free Jacks The biggest game of the week is in the peach state. Both sides are truly elite. Waaka … Continue reading Spoiler Alert: MLR Round 8