# big dev

This year
'You don’t miss the training, the nerves building up to a game'
Devin Toner will put his boots on again next week for the Ireland Legends.
Last year
Devin Toner to start for the Barbarians in his final game before retirement
Leinster’s Ed Byrne and Connacht’s Adam Byrne have also been named in the team to face Spain.
'It doesn’t happen very often that people get a fairytale ending when it comes to rugby'
Devin Toner wants to bow out of professional rugby with a bang.
'I'm excited for what's going to happen. There's obviously a bit of fear as well'
Devin Toner is looking forward to life post-rugby after announcing his decision to retire at the end of the season.
Leinster's most-capped player Devin Toner to retire at the end of the season
The second row will depart with four Heineken Cup titles, a Challenge Cup title and seven league titles.
All time
Devin Toner set to become Leinster's most capped player of all-time
The 34-year-old is currently level with Gordon D’Arcy.
Heisman winner Smith shines as Alabama roll Ohio to claim US national title
It’s coach Nick Saban’s seventh national championship win in college football.
Toner 'at peace' if Ireland's call doesn't come again
‘If someone gets injured, would you pick the 34-year-old who has 70 caps or give the young guy a chance?’
'It means the world to me' - Toner set for first Ireland start since World Cup omission
The 33-year-old thought his Test career was over when he was left out of last year’s trip to Japan.
'To see the support that the country gave me was really good' - Toner
33-year-old Devin Toner was warmly received by Ireland fans on his return.
'Joe is the coach who has picked me over my career. I wouldn’t be here without him'
Devin Toner has been one of Joe Schmidt’s most reliable performers in his eight years in Irish rugby.
Leinster know the only way to tame Montpellier is to keep hold of the ball
Leo Cullen’s men will need to be disciplined in possession in order to starve the French side of attacking platforms.
'Refreshed' Toner unscathed by rare drop out of Ireland XV
The big lock was back at the Aviva as Leinster signalled bright days ahead.
Toner becoming a giant of the Irish pack, even if he's still a little unsung
The 30-year-old lock has worked hard on his lineout calling and physicality.
127 kilo Devin Toner fighting fit for another big season
Ominously, the second row says he’s breaking new ground on the scales and in the gym.