We know. You're excited. There's the hope from the narrow New Zealand loss, the expectation because of the brilliant mind of Joe Schmidt, even just the fact that it's our opening game of the Six Nations. But there's also a caveat to consider today. It's statistically impossible for Ireland to win the Six Nations this time. And that's the problem with the tournament.
The fact that so much depends on what year it is, because...
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