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Coventry – a big fish in a little pond or a minnow with an over-inflated opinion of itself?

Steve Jackson’s review of the Cambridge game in last weekend’s The Rugby Paper includes an interesting final three paragraphs. Forgive me for reproducing them here…

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Fool’s Gold? No. But certainly not 24 carat, either…The biggest crowd last weekend? Why, at Cambridge of course…

Fools Gold –¬†DEFINITION : Also known as iron pyrite, fool’s gold is a gold-colored (sic) mineral that is often mistaken for real gold. Fool’s gold…

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5 points, 6 tries and still top of the league, but it’s Coventry’s defence that continues to dominate.

Coventry has scored 40 or more points in a game five times this season. Four of them have been something of a mismatch. Not so…

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Cambridge v Coventry – the photos

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The Blue and White Army takes to the road…

We’re the Blue and White army, We’re the Blue and White army, We’re the Blue and White army, We’re the Blue and White army, We’re…

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No talk of records – just business as usual as Cov prepare for the trip to Cambridge

I left the BPA yesterday evening in no doubt that Coventry are both physically and mentally prepared for the challenge of facing Cambridge at Granchester…

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Saturday’s no time to be caught ‘sleeping on the job’…Coventry Dream Team revealed

Well man you know You win some and you loose some Yeah guess you’re right man But you know brother If losin’ would make you…

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Nilling the opposition…Cambridge proving rivals can remain friends…Coventry’s 2010-2017 Dream Team – the squad

Following Coventry’s second successive clean sheet, I’d wondered out loud in a post over the weekend whether or not this was a club record. ‘Nilling’…

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I love my club… but love is just a lie and it’s made to make you blue

Some fools rave of happiness Of blissfulness, togetherness Oh, some fools, They fool themselves, I guess They’re not fooling me And I know it isn’t…

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Beating down walls to open doors…Man of the Match result…how many loanees are too many?

It was the French fashion designer, Coco Chanel, who famously said: Don’t spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door…

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Students taught a lesson in defence as Cov provide another masterclass #187

It’s 3 hours and 7 minutes now since a team scored any points against us – 187 minutes of rugby without conceding either a try…

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Coventry v Loughborough Students – the before and after photos

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Man of the Match v Loughborough Students

Another home game, another Man of the Match poll. Will those who vote agree with the sponsors or will they select someone different? If you…

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Cov to make Loughborough pay for their student loans…?

Put the words Leicester Tigers and Academy alongside any other National One side and it’s bound to cause a few collywobbles for Coventry supporters. Loughborough’s…

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Training update #12…Cov Development game postponed…Loughborough Students

The news that the Development Academy’s game against Chinnor has had to be postponed came as a big disappointment to the supporters who turned up…

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National One 2010-2017 Coventry Dream Team

Last night I dreamt That somebody loved me No hope – but no harm Just another false alarm This story is old – I KNOW…

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The season so far, the story so far…?

Last season was a pretty decent one when all’s said and done. Fourth in the league, a club record number of tries scored, the highest…

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Every photo tells a story…Cambridge…attendances

I’ve been checking you up, I’ve been tracking you down. Funny all the things that I’ve found. Was it any surprise? Didn’t you realize?¬† It…

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Fylde reprised…and the wisdom of youth?

It can get you to go higher Higher than you ever thought you’d go Wheel you in a spiral On a journey to the great…

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Fylde (in the top drawer)….

The coaches had asked for a response to last weekend’s somewhat lacklustre performance against Bishop’s Stortford. And boy, did they get one. Ten tries, the…

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