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From The Couch: Round 4, 2017

Filed in NRL by on March 26, 2017 4 Comments
From The Couch: Round 4, 2017

  Taylor Had To Go … Six Months Back: Jason Taylor had to be sacked. He should never have been hired. And after the debacle that was the move to get rid of Robbie Farah he should have been dumped at the end of last season. It was only a spineless and out-of-touch board and […]

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The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 4

Filed in NRL by on March 26, 2017 0 Comments
The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 4

The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 4 South Sydney v Sydney Roosters 3-Angus Crichton (Sou) 2-Robert Jennings (Sou) 1-Tom Burgess (Sou) Judge: Rohan Kendall Penrith v Newcastle 3-Sam Stone (New) 2-Jacob Saifiti (New) 1-Brock Lamb (New) Judge: Darren McNamara Brisbane v Canberra 3-Aidan Sezer (Can) 2-Jordan Rapana (Can) 1-Anthony Milford (Bri) Judge: Brendan Curran Manly […]

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The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 3

Filed in NRL, Willie M by on March 19, 2017 2 Comments
The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 3

The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 3 Melbourne v Brisbane 3-Korbin Sims (Bri) 2-Anthony Milford (Bri) 1-Will Chambers (Mel) Judge: Rohan Kendall Canterbury v New Zealand 3-Issac Luke (NZ) 2-Ata Hingano (NZ) 1-Adam Elliot (Bul) Judge: Darren McNamara Gold Coast v Parramatta 3-Semi Radradra (Par) 2-Brad Takairangi (Par) 1-Daniel Alvaro (Par) Judge: Brendan Curran Newcastle […]

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From The Couch: Round 3, 2017

Filed in NRL by on March 18, 2017 9 Comments
From The Couch: Round 3, 2017

Bring Back the Bears: News came out this week that the North Sydney Bears were prepared to launch a bid to buy the Gold Coast Titans. It would be smart of the NRL to actually work with the Bears for a number of reasons. For starters, the Gold Coast has not been able to build […]

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The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 2

Filed in NRL, Willie M by on March 12, 2017 1 Comment
The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 2

The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 2 Sydney Roosters v Canterbury 3-Brenko Lee (Bul) 2-Sam Kasiano (Bul) 1-Aidan Guerra (Roo) Judge: Nick Tedeschi New Zealand v Melbourne 3-Bodene Thompson (War) 2-Solomone Kata (War) 1-Tuimoala Lolohea (War) Judge: Cliff Bingham Brisbane v North Queensland 3-Adam Blair (Bri) 2-Kane Linnett (Cow) 1-Lachlan Coote (Cow) Judge: Cliff Bingham […]

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From The Couch: Round 2, 2017

Filed in NRL by on March 11, 2017 4 Comments
From The Couch: Round 2, 2017

Vale, Rugby League Week: There will be no sadder story in Rugby League this year than the news that Rugby League Week would cease publication after 47 years. It hit like a David Gillespie hit to the sternum. It is truly devastating and it will take a long time for this writer to properly get […]

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The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 1

Filed in NRL by on March 5, 2017 0 Comments
The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 1

The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 1 Cronulla v Brisbane 3-Edrick Lee (Cro) 2-Ben Hunt (Bri) 1-Gerard Beale (Cro) Judge: Nick Tedeschi Canterbury v Melbourne 3-Moses Mbye (Bul) 2-Cheyse Blair (Mel) 1-Brett Morris (Bul) Judge: Nick Tedeschi South Sydney v Wests Tigers 3-Jamal Idris (Tig) 2-Siosifa Talakai (Sou) 1-Alex Johnston (Sou) Judge: Grant Vickers St […]

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From The Couch: Grand Final

Filed in From The Couch, NRL by on October 4, 2016 6 Comments
From The Couch:  Grand Final

Grand Final for the Ages: For the second straight year, we have had a truly incredible Grand Final. It was a battle between probably the two best teams of 2016. And both teams absolutely delivered. Cronulla shot from the gate like a bull with its tail on fire. They were unstoppable. They brought such an […]

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From The Couch: Finals Week 3

Filed in NRL by on September 27, 2016 2 Comments
From The Couch: Finals Week 3

The Storm are Good Things: It is shocking that betting is as close as it is in the Grand Final because Melbourne are close to good things and won’t be getting beaten. Whatever way this game gets chopped up, the Storm come out on top, which makes it somewhat shocking that every man and his […]

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From The Couch: Finals Week 2

Filed in From The Couch, NRL by on September 19, 2016 3 Comments
From The Couch: Finals Week 2

Stranger Things Characters: The characters of Stranger Things and their Rugby League equivalents: Dr Martin Brenner – Todd Greenberg: Silent, manipulating all, in charge of an evil empire. Chief Hopper – Cameron Smith: Walks the line between good and evil but has the respect of all.

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