It was a woeful season for the Detroit Lions once again, but towards the end they made a move that could very well provide the team with a much needed spark next season--they signed USA Rugby star Carlin Isles. As good a day as it was for the Lions it was almost a sad day for U.S. rugby fans.
Was there team going to lose one of the game's brightest stars?
The answer is no, and during Day One of the 2014 Las Vegas Rugby 7s Tournament he showed just why rugby fans love him and why Lions fans soon will. Not only does he have the ability to work his way through traffic (see above), but the man defines the phrase 'speed kills.'