Learning The Secret Of Rugby, Nine Concussions Later

I once drank so much weight-gain powder that I couldn't go 40 minutes without peeing. I was an intern in San Francisco, trying to play rugby with the big boys, and working part time clearing tables. Whoever designed Mass XXX surely did not intend for it to provide 50 percent of my daily calories, usually alongside… » 2/10/12 10:00am 2/10/12 10:00am

A Rugby World Cup Final Preview For Americans Who Don't Know Shit About…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 10/22/11 4:45pm 10/22/11 4:45pm

How To Use A New Zealand Urinal Trough: A Brief Guide And Cautionary…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 10/20/11 6:40pm 10/20/11 6:40pm

A Rugby World Cup Quarterfinals Preview For Americans Who Don't Know…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 10/07/11 10:40pm 10/07/11 10:40pm

Rescuing The Girl In The Star-Spangled Bikini From The Drunk Tank, And…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 10/07/11 12:35pm 10/07/11 12:35pm

The Irish Rugby Team Wins One For The Displaced

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 9/26/11 7:35pm 9/26/11 7:35pm

A Drunk's Guide To Watching Rugby

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 9/21/11 4:15pm 9/21/11 4:15pm

All Welshmen Are Named Gareth, And Other Early Lessons From The Rugby…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 9/17/11 11:49am 9/17/11 11:49am

A Running Diary Of One Of The Greatest American Rugby Performances Ever

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. For a rugby glossary and position guide, click here. » 9/15/11 4:30pm 9/15/11 4:30pm

Grizzly Relays And Rugby Widows: Deadspin's Dispatches From The 2011…

Chris Benz and Dave Shireley will be filing dispatches from the Rugby World Cup in New Zealand, in the odd moments that they are sober. » 9/09/11 5:40pm 9/09/11 5:40pm