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Team vs. Melbourne

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Cletus, Aug 29, 2006.

  1. Cletus

    Cletus Active Member

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    SEA EAGLES NRL TEAM: Brett Stewart, Michael Robertson, Steve Bell, Steve Matai, Chris Hicks, Travis Burns, Matt Orford ©, Jason King, Michael Monaghan, Brent Kite, Steve Menzies, Anthony Watmough, Luke Williamson
    Interchange: Shayne Dunley, Kylie Leuluai, Mark Bryant, George Rose

    Looks like no Kennedy but I'm still pretty happy if that's the team that takes the field.
     
  2. Nutzcraw

    Nutzcraw Active Member

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    Woop Woop Woop Woop Woop

    *Ralph lies down and proceeds to run around cirlces*
     
  3. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member

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    What a shock!!!! Same side picked again!!!!!

    (Don't change a winning formula eh>)
     
  4. Dan

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

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    was actually Homer, but wont hold that against you :)
     
  5. byso

    byso Well-Known Member

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    This is this weeks Match ups. The M or S next to the line is who I think is the better player. I've got 7 Manlys and 6 Storms. So I guess we should expect a close game ;)

    Billy Slater Fullback Brett Stewart M
    Matt Geyer Wing Michael Robertson S
    Matt King Centre Steven Bell M
    Greg Inglis Centre Steve Matai S
    Steve Turner Wing Chris Hicks M
    Scott Hill Five-Eighth Travis Burns S
    Cooper Cronk Halfback Matt Orford M
    Antonio Kaufusi Prop Jason King S
    Cameron Smith Hooker Michael Monaghan S
    Brett White Prop Brent Kite M
    David Kidwell Second Row Steve Menzies M
    Ryan Hoffman Second Row Anthony Watmough M
    Dallas Johnson Lock Forward Luke Williamson S

    Adam Blair Interchange Shayne Dunley
    Jeremy Smith Interchange Kyle Leuluai
    Garret Crossman Interchange Mark Bryant
    Nathan Friend Interchange George Rose
     
  6. Dan

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

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    I would question some of those but good enough Byso
     
  7. byso

    byso Well-Known Member

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    So which ones would you change?
     
  8. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    There are a few i feel are even - King and Bell, Turner and Hicks, and Kafousi and King.

    And mata funnily enough the storm's 2 starting props both struggle to make 100m regularly, Kafousi only making 100m twice in his last 8 games, averaging 80
     
  9. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member

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    Matchups like that are useless. It is how the team performs as a whole that counts. If the pack together makes 700/800m etc it is more important than which player does. Halves, hookers, fullbacks etc have a much bigger play than the rest and there is also the ability to limit mistakes, have composure, kick for field position and the x factor that ultimately decides success - plus who is playing at home.
     
  10. DSM5

    DSM5 Well-Known Member

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    Burns is better than Hill. Sharper, fitter, better defender. We can win this if Matai doesn't stuff up and our fowards play like last Saturday.
     

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