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12 out of 15

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Crusher_Cleal, May 24, 2016.

  1. Crusher_Cleal

    Crusher_Cleal Well-Known Member

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    The idiots (and there were plenty who came out in the media and said this) who thought that Parra was going to make this happen are looking like absolute mugs now. I don't see how anyone could have thought this originally - even the Broncos and Cowboys would struggle to win that ratio of games, let alone the mental scarring to the players of going through that emotional process, which then plays through to the physical aspect. And then losing your starting hooker, and having your captain in rehab, also obviously doesn't help. They will beat Newcastle but will then struggle for the rest of the season. I'm most surprised at the ex-players who were optimistic Parra could still make it, surely they'd know better.
     
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    • HappilyManly

      HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      12/13 - Title needs updating :giggle:

      Knigts are a home and may cause an upset over Parra ;)
       
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      • ricardo

        ricardo Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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        It was only to soften the blow (soft already) and give them a hurry along to get their house in order. Otherwise Sharpe et al would have dug their heels in and would be dragging this through the courts
         
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        • The Who

          The Who Well-Known Member

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          It was a Fairy Tale. Only this one was written by the Brothers Grimm.
           
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          • madmax

            madmax Well-Known Member

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            Hang on.........they still have the Dalai Lama & Foran Currency & Corey Pill Norman!
             
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            • Rusty Cage

              Rusty Cage Active Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              They would of been lucky to make the final eight legitabily anyway.
              Remember, this is Parra after all!
               
            • nightster

              nightster grumpy old bastard Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              They don't want anyone else taking their spoon
               
            • Mark from Brisbane

              Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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              Mods, can we move this to the lol@parra thread.

              But I agree 100% , talk about clutching at straws.
               
            • Mals

              Mals Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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              Move it in a few days Mark, no rush when extra laughs are involved @:D
               
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              • Dan

                Dan Kim Jong Dan Staff Member Administrator 2017 Tipping Competitor 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                Im looking forward to 12/10
                 
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                • Woodsie

                  Woodsie played strong, done good.

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                  The way the stands cleared out early last night,one more loss and I'm waiting for Nein to suddenly do a back flip and start to reschedule their TV games. Greenslime will do all he can to help them.
                   
                • pt73

                  pt73 Member

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                  A lot of Parra supporters will think they can still do it at 12 from 10. I remember a few years where they clained it was still "mathematically possible" for them to make the finals.
                   
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                  • yokahontas

                    yokahontas Well-Known Member Premium Member

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                    Maybe we're judging them too harshly; maybe they're actually really, really smart and they're talking about Stephen Hawking style 'mathematically possible' - like, in an infinite number of alternate universes, it's possible Parramatta aren't sh*t...

                    On second thoughts...nah.
                     

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