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Starting props - Metres

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Fluffy, Jul 10, 2006.

  1. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    Kite - 192
    Galloway - 178
    Moi Moi - 160
    Ryles - 158
    Skandalis - 157
    Wiki - 152
    Cayless - 146
    Clinton - 146
    Stapleton - 142
    Price - 134
    Webke - 124
    Perry - 110
    Poore - 105
    Morely - 94
    Tilse - 89
    Thompson - 88
    White - 87
    Geddes - 83
    Cusak - 73
    King - 72
    Omealy - 72
    Asotasi - 68
    Kafousi - 64
    Paeae - 62
    Douglas - 57
    Stosic - 56
    Smith - 56

    No stats for petrol70centsalitre

    Hats off to Kite for topping that list
     
  2. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    Whilst it's dissapointing Kings in the bottom 10, I'd love to see average metres per game over lifespan of career. I remember a few 13 metre efforts.

    I reckon Manly should say to King...we'll pay you $75 per metre. If he plays well like Kite did, he'd get $14,400 for the match.

    His CURRENT metres would earn him $5,400.

    I bet he'd be making more metres, and I bet he wouldn't back himself, and put his name to a contract like that.
     
  3. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    lulu wouldnt have paid for petrol on that deal ryan
     
  4. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    Hehehe...true mate. One thing I DID notice about King, that we can say a lot of other props don't do, is he often stops before the line and passes, adding width to our attack. It shows he's not one dimensional, and might add to the aspect that he doesn't get the metres of some others?
     
  5. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    you dont get metres for an pass before you get tackled - hence why halfbacks often get the least metres.
     
  6. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    Exactly, and King often does this as well....and to be honest..I'd rather a prop that passes etc, than one who just makes metres...so to an extent, understand where your coming from regarding your stance on him.
     
  7. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    How did King go from 52 metres on Saturday night to 72?
     
  8. The Gronk

    The Gronk Well-Known Member

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    They must have forgotten to add those free metres he gets from running back the kickoffs.

    ;)
     
  9. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    30 June vs Knights - King 38 metres

    8 July vs Knights - Fui Fui Moi Moi 160 metres.

    Am I missing something?????????????
     
  10. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    I thought you must have taken the job as stats guy ;)

    They do re count early in the week for all the plays they missed because it was too fast
     
  11. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    What's too fast about King?

    Ponderous might be a better description.
     
  12. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    apparently 20m and 1 hitup

    thought id check out King and moi moi head to head - no guesses for who topped that list
     
  13. Nutzcraw

    Nutzcraw Active Member

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    Fark me your an idiot!!!

    OF course fui fui is going to have alot better metres... we got rolled by 14 ponts and they won by 30!!

    Newcastle played alot better against us than they did against Parra
     
  14. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    And we wonder why we lost. :roll:

    Do you understand what "go forward" is?
     
  15. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    note the sidestep on the King Vs Moi Moi head to head where we won by 1 point
     
  16. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    What is the average metres and minutes per game for King and Moi Moi Fluffy?
     
  17. Nutzcraw

    Nutzcraw Active Member

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    about 4 minutes for moi moi.. he has to be pulled from the field just incase they start defending LOL
     
  18. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    not unlike King then hey? Problem is, I've never seen King take a game by the scruff of the neck as Moi Moi has on occasion.

    Moi Moi is there for impact. King is just soft and lazy. Do you honestly believe he adds "impact"? :lol:
     
  19. Nutzcraw

    Nutzcraw Active Member

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    I haven't said **** about JK.. i have just mentioned how the endless threads on him are very monotamus... (prolly spelt wrong)

    I haven't stated anything to do with his playing ability
     
  20. Matabele

    Matabele Well-Known Member

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    Not as monotonous as King getting picked week in and week out despite his abject mediocrity.

    The only thing you can say about him is that he is in our top 5 props – but that’s not saying much. Fact is I struggle to think of any other NRL team that would start him.
     

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