WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - OUT 2020 | Jamie Jones-Buchanan - Retirement

Board index Super League Leeds Rhinos - southstander.com OUT 2020 | Jamie Jones-Buchanan - Retirement

Posted by TOMCAT on Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:00 am
TOMCAT User avatar
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 1
Rep Position: 34th / 77,307

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Wed Feb 20, 2002 12:20 pm
Posts: 1931
Location: Happy Valley
I don't mind JJB going around one more time. The problem comes from the club being forced to play him for too many minutes in too many games. The failure (so far) of the club to bring in talent to enable JJB and Ablett to be used more sparingly, is the problem.
Posted by KaeruJim on Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:20 am
KaeruJim User avatar
Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:27 am
Posts: 111
RHINO-MARK wrote:
I think many agree the timing is too late.
What i will say though Jjb rightly takes his place amongst previous "Legends" like Sinfield Peacock Mags & Burrow.
Thanks Jjb.

I think stats-wise JJB has said that he’s still performing like he was 5 years ago. I still think he can do a job; what he can’t do is carry the pack though. Leeds will need a team culture next season amongst all the changes, and JJB is Mr Leeds. I’d be happier if he stopped dishing up dumb penalties at bad times in games - but that’s a criticism I’ve always had of him.
Never faulted for effort and commitment. Top bloke.
Posted by DHM on Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:32 am
DHM User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Thu May 25, 2006 4:13 pm
Posts: 8571
Location: Garth's Darkplace.
He's got to stay at the club in some capacity.
"Well, I think in Rugby League if you head butt someone there's normally some repercusions"
Posted by FGB on Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:10 am
FGB User avatar
Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Joined: Thu Sep 17, 2009 3:10 pm
Posts: 542
A top clubman, but should have packed it in at end of season. Bad decision IMO.
Posted by lionarmour87 on Fri Nov 09, 2018 11:17 am
lionarmour87 Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 4
Rep Position: 31st / 77,307

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Fri Mar 28, 2008 4:43 pm
Posts: 6394
Location: philadelphia PA
He must be good forvdressing room moral thats all I can think why he's staying on .I suppose he will be doing club promotion duties too .It will be i tersting if the team has a relatively injury free season how many apps he makes
Soon we will be dancing the Fandango




FROM 2004,TO DO WHAT THIS CLUB'S DONE,IF THATS NOT GREATNESS THEN I DONT KNOW WHAT IS.
JAMIE PEACOCK
Posted by KaeruJim on Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:31 pm
KaeruJim User avatar
Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:27 am
Posts: 111
Maybe the club have got him on a good value playing contract, because he's built some other sources of income with his media work? Who knows. He's still a good player: I don't think anybody could shine too much in the 2018 team where the balance was all wrong and half the team were playing injured.
Posted by Biff Tannen on Fri Nov 09, 2018 3:45 pm
Biff Tannen User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 8
Rep Position: 27th / 77,307

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sun Jul 22, 2012 3:32 pm
Posts: 6115
Location: Hill Valley
Another who should have retired after the GF win 2017. Great servant no doubt but this is likely to prove a year too far imo. Happy to be proved wrong
What you looking at?....Butt Head!!
Posted by Juan Cornetto on Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:02 pm
Juan Cornetto User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 1
Rep Position: 34th / 77,307

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2008 4:36 pm
Posts: 4868
Location: Living the Dream

JJB will be fine for another year. Had other forwards put in the work he did this year we would not have been in such a mess. He covered for the missing props in the middle and is still put in big minutes which he should not have to do at his age. There would be several back rowers who should let go before JJB starting with Ferres.
Don't worry about avoiding temptation.
As you grow older, it will avoid you!
- Winston Churchill
Posted by Maximillion on Fri Nov 09, 2018 5:23 pm
Maximillion Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Wed Aug 29, 2012 5:46 pm
Posts: 222
JJB has been a stand out club player for his entire career, what he does on and off the pitch will be and is proving tough to replace. I expect him to stay with the club in some fashion after his playing career, his passion and community work is still very much needed within the game and to attract players to Leeds.
Posted by doc-rhino on Fri Nov 09, 2018 8:30 pm
doc-rhino Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Joined: Mon Aug 15, 2005 4:55 pm
Posts: 763
RHINO-MARK wrote:
I think many agree the timing is too late.
What i will say though Jjb rightly takes his place amongst previous "Legends" like Sinfield Peacock Mags & Burrow.
Thanks Jjb.


great bloke very generous to label a legend
PreviousNext

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bullseye, christopher, Emagdnim13, Gotcha, Greavsie, Joshheff90, lionarmour87, malcadele, Norton123, REDWHITEANDBLUE, Sal Paradise, SRead24892, tad rhino, thepimp007 and 270 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to Leeds Rhinos - southstander.com


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,822,1521,55577,3074,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Sat 2nd Feb 17:00
SLXXIV
WARRINGTON
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 8th Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Sun 17th Feb 15:00
SLXXIV
SALFORD
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 22nd Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
ST. HELENS
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 1st Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
WAKEFIELD
Fri 8th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL FC
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 15th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
LONDON BRONCOS
Sat 23rd Mar 17:00
SLXXIV
CATALAN DRAGONS
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Thu 28th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
CASTLEFORD
Thu 4th Apr 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 19th Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
HUDDERSFIELD
Mon 22nd Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
WAKEFIELD
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Sun 28th Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
HULL KR
Fri 3rd May 19:45
SLXXIV
SALFORD
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Thu 16th May 19:45
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
CASTLEFORD
Sun 9th Jun 15:00
SLXXIV
WAKEFIELD
v
LEEDS RHINOS
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)






17