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# Brent Pope

Last year
'I found myself looking into the mirror... feeling like I was looking at someone else'
All time
'They would go to war when they were down against the Limerick clubs'
'We were like the Rolling Stones walking down the street in Cardiff!'
Mbappé's Time magazine cover and more tweets of the week
'We need these skills more than ever before to stop us slipping into mental illness'
'If I didn't get to cover rugby on television again, it would be devastating for me'
'Gatty rang me and offered a deal, but the problem was I was going to Japan'
'What does your man know about art?': Brent Pope shows off his hidden passion
You can watch Ireland v Canada with the RTÉ panel this Saturday - here's how
"The media saved my life" - George Hook
Hilarious Wolf of Wall Street parody... Dublin 4 rugby style
“I was thinking of killing myself 24 hours a day," - Irish personalities talk about depression
Colourful character: Brent Pope looked to be enjoying himself today
'People like to hate George' - Here are our 18 favourite quotes from when Miriam met Hook and Popey
Top, top analysis: Power Ranking the Six Nations pundits
‘George Hook called me a rhinoceros on dope’ – Conor O’Shea
Rise and shine: Kick-off times confirmed for Ireland tour to New Zealand
George Hook and Brent Pope make breakfast; prepare for Rugby World Cup
Couch potato: an afternoon of proud disappointment for McGurk, Popey and co.
RTE launch Magners League coverage