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2013 - Player Milestones

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Hamster Huey, Oct 17, 2012.

  1. Hamster Huey

    Hamster Huey Space Invader Premium Member

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    Checking out the player stats and we potentially have the following milestones within reach for our squad when considering 28 games possible in season (current numbers in brackets);


    Club Milestones (* indicates also first grade milestone - Northern Eagles stats included)

    Anthony Watmough - 250 games for Manly (241)*

    Brent Kite - 200 games for Manly (194)

    Matt Ballin - 150 games for Manly (144)*
    Jamie Lyon - 150 games for Manly (138)

    Keiran Foran - 100 games for Manly (79)*
    Joe Galuvao - 100 games for Manly (72)

    Vic Mauro - 50 games for Manly (41)*
    Ben Farrar - 50 games for Manly (35)
    Jorge Taufua - 50 games for Manly (23)*


    David Williams - 50 tries for Manly (45)*

    Jamie Lyon - 73 points to become 5th highest pointscorer for Manly (770 - Ron Rowles 842)
    Jamie Lyon - 189 points to become 4th highest pointscorer for Manly (770 - Ron Willey 958)

    Brett Stewart - 3 tries to become 2nd highest try scorer for Manly (127 - Bob Fulton 129)


    NRL Milestones

    Joe Galuvao - 250 games (234)

    Richard Fa'aoso - 150 games (137)

    Ben Farrar - 100 games (73)


    Jamie Lyon - 1000 points in NRL (914)

    Jamie Lyon - 100 tries in NRL (91)
     
  2. Mals

    Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    So you aren't including Menzies tries for the Northern Eagles or Manly Warringah??
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    I can't see Smoking Joes cracking the 100 game mark next year, he is 28 shy. Trial games don't count do they?
     
  3. Hamster Huey

    Hamster Huey Space Invader Premium Member

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    Did I need to state that Menzies was clearly 1st, noting his number isn't likely to be caught in 2013?

    Re: Joe (and Farrar) I can't see it either but I did state 'potential' and with each club having the chance to play 28 games in a season (24 regular, 4 finals), then those milestones are added, no matter how unlikely.
     
  4. Mals

    Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    HH - fair point on Beaver. I just like to see his name up in lights at every opportunity :D Actually I think I read that stat incorrectly to begin with lol.

    I hope Vic hits the 50 game milestone for the club next season. Seeing as his 1st game was back in 2007 it's been a long time in the making.
     
  5. Phantar

    Phantar Well-Known Member

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    Any predictions on when the Wolfman will crack 100 FG games?
     
  6. SeaEagleRock8

    SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Round 1 2017 ... judging by his current progress.
     
  7. Phantar

    Phantar Well-Known Member

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    I think that is a pretty accurate prediction.
     
  8. eagles2win

    eagles2win Well-Known Member

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    It's astounding that Souths and Easts have been around as long as they have and not produced as many 200 gamers or 300 gamers.
     
  9. Mals

    Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    It comes back to the culture of their footy clubs.
     
  10. Hamster Huey

    Hamster Huey Space Invader Premium Member

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    Until 1947, no team played more than 17 games in a season, with no regular season exceeding 16 games. As a part-time game for most of our history, there were plenty that missed games due to work commitments and some of the best regularly missed chunks of a season due to sailing to Britain for tours.

    It took until the late 60's before the competition started seeing the number of games per season getting close to what we are used to now.

    So you'll find that we didn't have that many either for the first 20 years (if any at all) and they only started appearing out of debuts from the 70's.

    Still a healthy record and the envy of many clubs over the last 40 years, but how long clubs have been in the competition in total is an irrelevent point.
     
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  11. eagles2win

    eagles2win Well-Known Member

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    Hope the club has something special planned for Choc's 250th
     
  12. Frogz

    Frogz Don't mess with the goat, he has photos. Premium Member

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    George T only to miss the trial games, hopefully
     
  13. Chip and Chase

    Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    According to the NRL Stats there are 79 players who have played 250+ games. 28 of those have played 250 for the one club.
     
  14. castle eagle

    castle eagle Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    it surprised me that foz has already played as many games as stated.
     
  15. bones

    bones Bones Knows Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Manly need 82 tries to reach 5000 first grade tries. Interestingly, the Bulldogs need 70 to reach 5000 tries and they had a 12 year head start on Manly. 12 year head start and only 12 tries ahead.
     
  16. Phantar

    Phantar Well-Known Member

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    Manly was also out of the comp from 2000-02. Make it a 15 year headstart for 'The Entertainers'.

    Another 2013 milestone has been missed - premiership number 9.
     
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  17. globaleagle

    globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I prefer the term "kilometrerocks."

    After all, tis the metric system.
     
  18. bones

    bones Bones Knows Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    It should be kilometrekilos.
     
  19. globaleagle

    globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Nice!

    But do they weigh the same?
     

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