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2 biggest gambles

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by mozgrame, Nov 5, 2012.

  1. mozgrame

    mozgrame Well-Known Member

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    If you could pick 2 players that are floating on the fringes, at mates rates on a 1 year deal, who would you pick?

    I would gamble on

    1. Willie Mason
    2. Daine Laurie
     
  2. manlyfan76

    manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Petro just signed with redcliff dolphins, would be a handy reserve grader when the injuries hit.
     
  3. bennyeagle

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  4. Kiwi Eagle

    Kiwi Eagle Moderator Staff Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    I wouldn't call Mason a gamble at all

    I would have gone Bodene Thompson but Tigers took him on. I'd be sniffing around the Roosters for the likes of a Masoe, Cherrington type player that can't get a run because they are full of forwards
     
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    • Napper

      Napper Well-Known Member

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      Kenny Rogers and Kerry Packer.
       
    • MK Eagle

      MK Eagle Well-Known Member

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      Yeh that Daine Laurie had massive potential but lost the plot.
      As mentioned theres some big Rooster fowards who have been stifled by a club with no backbone & Smith at the helm....tbh though, really happy with the signings for 2013 & rate Sao, Chee Kam above all those mentioned.
       
    • globaleagle

      globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      Ryan Tandy third?
       
    • manlyfan76

      manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      Hindmarsh and Tandy together. Scarey thought.
       
    • Napper

      Napper Well-Known Member

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      Yep. Damian Oliver too!!!
       
    • SeaEagleRock8

      SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      The person who bought 10 grand of lotto tickets must get one spot.
       
    • mozgrame

      mozgrame Well-Known Member

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      Since the THREAD has been hijacked.....Fine Cotton?? Seems appropriate today.
       
    • Chip and Chase

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

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      Josh Jackson, great great grandson of the orginal "gambler", Shoeless Joe Jackson.

      I also heard that John the Bookie was looking for a club next year. He has fallen on lean times since Warnie retired.
       
    • MadMarcus

      MadMarcus Local Lunatic 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      I would take a punt on Jonathan Thurston and Cam Smith at the right price.
       
    • wedgetail eagle

      wedgetail eagle Well-Known Member

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      Damian OLIVER said, "Please Sir, can I have some more?":flogger:
       
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      • Brookvale

        Brookvale Well-Known Member

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        Definitely this guy. you get 2 for 1 deal.
        The redhead can put his dreded wig and sarong and sub in as moi moi.
         
      • c eagle

        c eagle Well-Known Member

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        The shack would be great , but daine laurie is an animal with mongrel, just what we need an enforcer, in one of his game with the tigers up at suncorp he tried to take out the broncos pack single handed. Big yep for mine..........in saying that , toovey should give rose a tap , to move on...he will struggle to get a game nexted year.
         
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        c eagle Well-Known Member

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        Well i guess my idea on laurie wasnt to far from the mark, as todays paper has written he was close to signing with melbourne, but after suffering a knee injury, looks like no one will sign him......sad, massive waste of talent.
         
      • StuBoot

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        Dragons just picked up Bronson Harrison.
        I know he's just come off two injury affected years but if he can regain his form , a very handy backrower...not that we need any.
         
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