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Raiders troubles come to a head.

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by bob dylan, Jun 3, 2012.

  1. bob dylan

    bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Big changes coming, expect press conference tomorrow.

    From moley via twitter
     
  2. Blake

    Blake Active Member

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    Please don't tell me they are sacking Edrick Lee. I only just traded him into my fantasy team!
     
  3. bob dylan

    bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Campo is gonna play on crutches if gallop will allow it.

    The haven't won a game in the three seasons he hasn't played.
     
  4. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    You reckon Furner might be given the flick? Hope not.
    Hopefully it's not to announce Ballin !!
     
  5. eagles2win

    eagles2win Well-Known Member

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    After that performance the other night I hope it's both Furner's ran out of Canberra.
    Nothing more depressing then watching a team under perform due to ****house coaching.
    The Raiders for me are great side to watch when they're on but ordinary when they're not. Kind of sums up the Warriors this year (willing to give bluey the bod here)
     
  6. The Eagle

    The Eagle Well-Known Member

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    My bet is Ballin, I wish him the best (unlike Hodko)
     
  7. Chip and Chase

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

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    "Big changes" would hardly be the signing pf ballin.
     
  8. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    He'd be the center-piece for what is on paper a pretty elite forward pack. I think a player like Ballin could turn that team around - completely.

    People here don't give Ballin his due credit. He has the most tackles this year in the entire NRL. That's number one out of 352 odd players (if you take 22 players per team playing). He spots off side defenders well. He has a "decent" running game, but it's not his forte. His constitution allows us to figure our bench the way it is.

    One of my faves, no doubt about that.

    That, and Campese back. I really rate Mcrone as well. Reminds me of a very green (so to speak) Todd Carney, without the problems.
     
  9. Kiwi Eagle

    Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    If the Raiders do get Ballin, we should sneak in underneath them and try and sign McIllwrick, he is going to be a good player
     
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  10. EagleRock40

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    I'd bet Furner has coached his last game @ the Raiders. This morning on radio, it was revealed that he is meeting with the Canberra chairman John McIntyre tomorrow morning. Press conference will take place afterwards announcing Ricky Stuart as Canberra coach once SOO 2012 is completed.
     
  11. Chip and Chase

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

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    The Mole is now tweeting that Furner will survive, but will be given the rev up.
     
  12. Kiwi Eagle

    Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Hilarious !!

    The press conference was for Furner to say he doesn't understand where the rumours about his resignation are coming from, and that he is taking the team away into camp for a week
     
  13. The Who

    The Who Well-Known Member

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    Huge news, pfft.
     
  14. bob dylan

    bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Wow that was storm in a tea cup.
     

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