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Cuthbo to be a Knight?

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by lismore_fan, Jun 12, 2011.

  1. lismore_fan

    lismore_fan Well-Known Member

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    NRL Gossip
    Gossip from Newcastle – It’s believed off-contract Dragons Jon Green & Adam Cuthbertson have both agreed to terms with the Newcastle Knights.
     
  2. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    Funny that no matter the club Bennett goes to, they release one player, and can sign 12 when he arrives.
     
  3. Mark from Brisbane

    Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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    Many players probably feel they will improve under Bennett and you can't deny that he does turn a lot of players around.....Soward is an excellent example.
     
  4. TokyoEagle

    TokyoEagle Well-Known Member

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    How much you reckon Cuthbo would be on, not much after his time at Cronulla ?
     
  5. Ryan

    Ryan Well-Known Member

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    Same goes for unheralded players under Des Hasler. Look at Glenn Hall. He was a difference maker last night, and was nothing before coming here. Same goes for guys like Rose, Robinson, Wolfman & co.

    Bennett is a fine coach. So too Bellamy. I think Des is getting close.
     
  6. Duff

    Duff Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    Why doesn't he just come back home? Have you ever seen so many threads on an opposition player? It's obvious that we all want the big fella back.

    If you look at the team now, we're pretty good judges too. Des is about 12 months behind the silvertails in selections. Better late than never though.
     
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    • Brookie

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      cuthbertson = who gives a fark!
       
    • Duff

      Duff Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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      There seems to be a thread about him every week. Two this week.
      I'm not starting them, I'm just pointing it out.

      He's a Manly boy, even if he is a frigging Avcat.
       
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      • DSM5

        DSM5 Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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        seconded
         
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        • Rex

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          Poetic that more Saints are Knighted!

          Seems that when Bennett leaves a club, he uses their lances and steeds to do them over, good and proper.
           
        • Cletus

          Cletus Active Member

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          And he's always got a team full of rep players. He's a great coach of course but only Brisbane, St George (since bennett arrived) and Melbourne seem to have that problem and we know now why Melbourne was full of rep players.
           
        • eagles2win

          eagles2win Well-Known Member

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          I hate to burst the tin foil hat wearer's society bubble's here but the Knights are making room for these player's i.e released Henry to the Titans, Taufua is going to the Sharks, amongst others.
           
        • Captain of the Gate

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          Actually hes on the same money as Cronulla. Sharks sold him cheap but have to pay the difference between his Dragons contract and what he was on at Sharks. From my understanding Sharks still wear about 120k on their salary cap for Cuthbo
           
        • manlyfan76

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

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          120k too much.
          I'll stick with T-REX thanks.
           
        • Manly 629

          Manly 629 Member

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          Maybe next year Drugcastle can be re-named the Newcastle Dragons
           
        • Rusty

          Rusty Well-Known Member

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          The Drugcastle Dragons, plenty of puff, smoke and ash. A real fantasy story.
           
        • Garts

          Garts Well-Known Member

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          Cuthbo definitely has the ability. If Bennett can get him to trim down and choose his offloads more carefully he would be valuable to most teams.
           
        • Phantar

          Phantar Well-Known Member

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          Wow Ryan, you don't think Des is already better than Bellamy?

          I think Hasler surpassed Bellamy years ago.
           
        • Rusty

          Rusty Well-Known Member

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          Bellamy has the following achievements next to his name :

          SOO - 3 series lost.
          2011 - Wooden Spoon

          That is all.

          Des has won something, Bellamy has not.
           
        • The Eagle

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          2011 wooden spoon is a bit of a stretch
           

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