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From The Couch: Round 5

Filed in From The Couch, NRL by on April 2, 2017 7 Comments
From The Couch: Round 5

The Short Dropout: The short kickoff and dropout have long been advocated by these pages so it has been so great to see the Bulldogs using it. It was used almost exclusively on Thursday night and it got some great results including making Jordan Kahu look like an absolute dill. It could be argued that […]

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The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 5

Filed in NRL by on April 2, 2017 1 Comment
The 2017 Willie M Medal: Round 5

Canterbury v Brisbane 3-Anthony Milford (Bri) 2-Brenko Lee (Bul) 1-Jordan Kahu (Bri) Judge: Rohan Kendall Sydney Roosters v Manly 3-Latrell Mitchell (Roo) 2-Daniel Tupou (Roo) 1-Frank Winterstein (Man) Judge: Nick Tedeschi North Queensland v South Sydney 3-Braidon Burns (Sou) 2-Kyle Feldt (Cow) 1-Anthony Cherrington (Sou) Judge: Darren McNamara Cronulla v Newcastle 3-Ken Sio (New) 2-Valentine […]

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The 2017 AFL Lines – Round 2

Filed in AFL, AFL Lines by on March 29, 2017 2 Comments
The 2017 AFL Lines – Round 2

No podcast this week as the boys dive immediately into the tips for Round 2.

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From The Couch: Round 4, 2017

Filed in NRL by on March 26, 2017 7 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 AFL Lines – Round 1

Filed in AFL, AFL Lines by on March 22, 2017 0 Comments
The 2017 AFL Lines – Round 1

We’re back for 2017! Greg Oberscheidt and Cliff Bingham preview Round 1 and dabble in a little long-term gazing at the crystal ball along the way.

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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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