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Discussion in 'Knights Signings, Rumours & Player Movement' started by slotmachine, Apr 7, 2018.

  1. Wobbles

    Wobbles Andrew Tangata-Toa

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    Ross being medically retired would be a win-win. It'd free up a few bucks and roster spot for an opportunistic signing or promotion of another young guy to the top grade roster earlier in the season if needed.

    It'd also be a fitting golden handshake for Ross who despite his recent struggles (and public whinging) was still a solid player for us over a few tough seasons.
     
  2. Lord of the Skraelings

    Lord of the Skraelings Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    I'd hope Hunt's spot would be his to lose if we keep winning, be nice for Moga to have 5-6 weeks in NSW cup to get the confidence up as well.
     
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    slotmachine Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    Hunt is much better than Moga defensively.
     
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    R_A Adam Woolnough

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    Basically one of the first things I noticed towards the end of the match but was wondering whether people thought it was more a team effort that made the players look good but he didn’t allow much there himself either or get beaten by his opposing man
     
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    Jaybro Daniel Smailes

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    As soon as I heard Rossy was going to stick to his deal and fight for his spot at the Knights I knew he'd regret it, poor bugger has some injuries now too, highly unlikely he'll get another gig, best case is medical retirement now
     
  6. slotmachine

    slotmachine Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    If he has to retire due to injury then why would he regret taking home the $700k he is owed?
     
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    EASBay17 Chris Mandalidis

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    whilst im not blaming hunt, that left side defence was pretty ordinary, if it wasnt for dugan butchering a 1 on 1 and lee making 2 big tackles to shut down overlaps we concede 3 tries down that edge.
     
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    Owey Chris Houston

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    We did have some cover coming across. I would say one of the three was likely to be scored. Still, better if the front line is making those tackles.

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    member 2299 Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    Ifs don't count or my aunty would have been my uncle!!!!!
     
  10. slotmachine

    slotmachine Danny 'Bedsy' Buderus

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    That's the big difference with denying the opposition field position. Suspect edge defence in mid-field only leads to a half break, instead of a guaranteed try. Not having the other team camped inside our 20 is going to make everyone look better and life much easier.
     
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    danknights Steve Simpson

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    It doesn't matter how we do it. As long as everyone stops the tries from being scored the job is done. Talk and cover inside is all they need to get 100%
     

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