Colton begins the show with “The Breakdown” presented by O’Neills by talking about the American Raptors’ victory over the Denver Barbarians, a Raptor on the move, an Eagle in space, and All of the Rugby You Can Watch this weekend presented by Wintergreen (0:00-9:00). Following “The Breakdown”, Colton and rugby journalist Joe Harvey cross off their annual check-in by discussing some of the surprises surrounding the 2022 Major League Rugby season, they predict the playoffs and get to the bottom of why Joe is no longer a New York Jets fan. (9:02-59:52). After the interview presented by GuardLab, Colton talks about the NFL Draft in the Stat of the Week presented by Catapult, assigns some “Required Reading”, and closes the show with “The Loop” presented by First Bank (59:54-1:04:52).

Joe Harvey has covered Major League Rugby since 2019 for the league website, Talking Rugby Union, and now contributes to The Rugby Network. On top of that, he covers all levels of rugby across the United Kingdom and beyond. Follow Joe on Twitter @JoeHarvey34.

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Colton Strickler is a Colorado guy through and through. He is a Wheat Ridge Farmer and a Colorado State Ram. He has been involved in the Colorado rugby community in some capacity since 2011. He was Major League Rugby's lead writer in 2018 and 2019 before joining DNVR Rugby.