Tag: USA Rugby

Most Important Man in Sports? Pro Rugby Guy Has NFL, MSL Nervous

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NEW YORK, NY – Many of you still think rugby is the game with the sticks and insanely under-protected goalies that Native American Canadians started playing in the two weeks in July when there wasn’t snow in Ontario. Well, it’ ain’t. Rugby is basically tackle soccer, and American football’s father. But this isn’t a Rugby […]

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Should Kids Play Contact Sports? American Response to British Mom

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NEW YORK, NY – For those that may not know, a good percentage of our Staff has been involved/playing contact sports (ice hockey, rugby, beer pong bar fights) for years… and some still do – and love it. But yesterday, Junoir Blaber sent the staff of our Rugby Wrap Up partners a link to an […]

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Ruck em, Ruck em… That’s Our Custom. All Blacks, Horny Toads and College Picks

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FORT WORTH, TX – An old rugby teammate of mine, Big C out of Pittsburgh, used to play Defensive Tackle for the Mountaineers of West Virginny back in his college days. At the end of their games they would sing the fight song and then shout out “ruck em’ ruck em, that’s our custom.” Cept’ […]

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Press Pass! Team USA vs Japan’s… Brave Blossoms?

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CARSON, CA – After slaving away here at MTM Industries since this site was just a mimeographed newsletter faxed out to a half dozen subscribers and disconnected numbers – not much has changed – I finally got the call that was going to make it all worthwhile. It was Short Matt, prying open the purse […]

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Some MTM Rugby Flavor: Saratoga Stampede – Little Team, Big Results

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GLENDALE, CO – Not only was this past weekend the College Rugby Championships for Rugby 7s, where Short Matt was grabbing all the game’s biggest names and which University of California won, but it was also the Division III National Championships for rugby union as well. There was a team from my hometown in the […]

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Nemo + Vegas + The Matts = Tarmac Tussle

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SIN CITY, NV – First off, apologies to our staff and readership (our moms) for our sudden disappearance. But when Nemo, Vegas and the plurality of the “The Matts” is in name only, this baby can be shut down in an blink by any of the aforementioned. Combine all three, however, and you a death […]

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