OPINION: The Cantabrian's reign as Wallabies coach is being put into context by the struggles of first Ewen McKenzie and now Michael Cheika.
They're ruining world rugby with their outrageous talent, unerring consistency and awesome collective ability. A bad thing?
OPINION: We see so much Richie, since he hung up his boots. So how can we miss him?
OPINION: All Blacks coach Steve Hansen is winning his battle with Michael Cheika, writes Hamish Bidwell.
OPINION: Individual All Blacks boasted better statistics than the entire Wallabies side on Saturday night, writes Ben Strang.
OPINION: The 'All Blacks' sevens team played joyless rugby and Rio was an embarrassment, says Mark Reason.
There's a reason the incumbent British and Irish Lions coach faces few challengers for the top job, writes Marc Hinton.
Stuff's rugby scribes tackle a the burning questions of the rugby week.
OPINION: Blaming Europe-based Wallabies stars is confusing the issue, writes Paul Cully.
Is Steve Hansen the best All Blacks coach ever? Glenn McLean and Shaun Eade debate.
OPINION: Sevens reporter Ben Strang looks at five coaches who could lead the New Zealand Sevens team into the future.
OPINION: There have been some intriguing changes to this week's All Blacks side.
OPINION: Australian rugby, it lives! It now needs to rise once more, writes Peter FitzSimons.
OPINION: When ABs coaches framed a narrative of making the team better from the 2015 version it didn't gain too much traction.
The woeful Wallabies have all the worries ahead of Bledisloe II, writes Marc Hinton.
OPINION: Australia's rugby failure is a collective one, writes Paul Cully. Check out his team of the week.
OPINION: Back or forward, it doesn't matter. The ABs' skill is simply unmatched, writes Liam Napier.
OPINION: Bugs get your attention but they don't decide Bledisloe Cups, writes Hamish Bidwell.
OPINION: You don't have to be a rugby fan to have been swept up in the euphoria of the Australian women's sevens team.
OPINION: It will be astonishing if next ABs coach is not working with team at 2019 RWC.
Stuff's rugby writers tackle the big issues of Bledisloe week in Sydney, and beyond.
OPINION: Unflattering comparisons with Jones would damage Michael Cheika more than a few Steve Hansen barbs, writes Paul Cully.
OPINION: The New Zealand sevens campaign in Rio has been a disaster, writes Peter Lampp.
OPINION: Michael Cheika's recent sparring with Steve Hansen is great for rugby.
Under-pressure Wallabies coach has taken the advice of his All Blacks rival and got busy in the media in the Bledisloe buildup
OPINION: NZ weren't the only nation not to stack their team with superstar XVs players.
The Wallabies have had a month's preparation leading up to the first test, giving them their best chance to get off to a flyer against New Zealand and, frankly, I'm more interested in winning than entertaining.
OPINION: Forget the referee, NZR let down the sevens team.
OPINON: The possibilities are just a little grander for a talent like Ardie Savea than they are for Sam Cane.
OPINION: We won a medal but this was rugby and it wasn't the gold. Should we be happy or disappointed?