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My Sport is Rugby. No Pads. No Helmets. Just Balls.

And really hot guys

How cute are these Rugby New York players? My son’s on the far left. Photo courtesy of my stealing it from my kid’s Instagram account.

Growing up in New Jersey, I learned to love football and root for the NY Giants.

I also learned to pray for them as they’re so damn uneven.

After my first husband passed away, I prayed to him begging that he help our team. To use his Heavenly powers to make Manning accurate. To turn…




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Susan McCorkindale

Susan McCorkindale

Rugby mom, soccer mom, author, hopeless optimist. Reach me at

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