PHIL GIFFORD - © Fairfax NZ News
OPINION: Kieran Read's produced astonishing off loads, slipped tackles with sinuous ease, and scored crucial test tries.
NIGEL YALDEN - © Fairfax NZ News
OPINION: France's Wesley Fofana and Japan halfback Fumiaki Tanaka best of their peers to make my top team.
MARK REASON - © Fairfax NZ News
OPINION: Mark Reason argues the flattery surrounding New Zealand's unbeaten season is overkill and misguided.
TAINE RANDELL - © Fairfax NZ News
Kieran Read was a colossus in a great All Blacks year, writes for All Black captain Taine Randell.