WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - Rumours and signings v9
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:31 pm
Posted by Last Son of Wigan on Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:31 pm
Last Son of Wigan Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 61
Rep Position: 46th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Wed Dec 10, 2008 9:45 pm
Posts: 3918
tank123 wrote:
Ask yourself this are any in SL. SL have no world class props in any team now.

But for us we do not need any props we have no idea how to use them. If we had the top 4 on your list their attack yards would collapse under Wane.


Thought the discussion was about size?

Need forwards who can make the hard yards, get us out of our own half and tire defences.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 10, 2017 6:25 pm
Posted by tank123 on Fri Nov 10, 2017 6:25 pm
tank123 Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 2
Rep Position: 103rd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Sun Sep 02, 2007 8:31 pm
Posts: 1718
Last Son of Wigan wrote:
Thought the discussion was about size?

Need forwards who can make the hard yards, get us out of our own half and tire defences.


Need combination props. Problem we have I think we have 2 genuine good props others are average at best for a reason I feel. Clubb and Flower are decent but the others are not putting in a decent game week in week out when available. TT is unpredictable but has the potential but FPN has been poor.

Is this the props or is it the wingers not been big enough to overpower props. For me our props on paper are on par with any side in SL but utilised totally wrongly by Wane. Our props are not there to make yards but to restrict the opposition.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:07 pm
Posted by Bigredwarrior on Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:07 pm
Bigredwarrior Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 81
Rep Position: 32nd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:22 am
Posts: 1885
Lachlan Lam smashed it for PNG today. Chip off the old block and Adrian must be chuffed to bits for him. Wonder if he’d fancy 3 years alongside George at Wigan?
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:20 pm
Posted by Sweaty Betty's on Sun Nov 12, 2017 5:20 pm
Sweaty Betty's User avatar
Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Reputation Points: 14
Rep Position: 91st / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Jul 18, 2011 4:13 pm
Posts: 661
Bigredwarrior wrote:
Lachlan Lam smashed it for PNG today. Chip off the old block and Adrian must be chuffed to bits for him. Wonder if he’d fancy 3 years alongside George at Wigan?


Get him to bring his dad with him as well.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:06 pm
Posted by Bigredwarrior on Tue Nov 14, 2017 9:06 pm
Bigredwarrior Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Reputation Points: 81
Rep Position: 32nd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:22 am
Posts: 1885
Luke Walsh has extended his stay at Catalans. The lad can kick but he’s not got much else going for him.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:44 pm
Posted by Nnibly_Warrior on Fri Nov 17, 2017 5:44 pm
Nnibly_Warrior User avatar
Eddie Hemmings's Wig
Eddie Hemmings's Wig

Joined: Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:51 am
Posts: 138
Location: Guernsey, Channel Islands
Regarding the Hock thing, even if he is a liability he's still an awesome player but a pay as you play contract for any player is a ridiculous idea. Do you think a prop that knows if he gets injured is going to run into contact fully committed? Absolutely not, they'll be thinking if I get injured, I don't get paid, they'll hold back into contact guaranteed.
Wigan Rugby Club, Best in all the Land
Marching On to Wembley and Singing with the Band
At Home We Are Unbeatable, Away We are Supreme
So Give Us a Cheer, The Lads are Here
The Wigan Rugby Team!!
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:04 pm
Posted by Cherry_Warrior on Fri Nov 17, 2017 6:04 pm
Cherry_Warrior Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Reputation Points: 6
Rep Position: 99th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Dec 08, 2011 6:46 pm
Posts: 733
Widnes have signed Krisnan Inu. That's a great coup for them.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 17, 2017 8:23 pm
Posted by jonh on Fri Nov 17, 2017 8:23 pm
jonh User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 26
Rep Position: 79th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Tue May 27, 2003 3:21 pm
Posts: 16785
Location: educating League Freak on all things rugby league
In relation the Hock I doubt we would have him back, however if we were willing to take him back as a club I’d have him back in an instant for the right contract.

Big raw boned aggressive Prop. Exactly what we need. Our pack is powder puff light. Bateman seems to have mellowed and MM definitely has. Both formerly very aggressive players now seem pussycats compared to the days they were firing into Jamie Peacock & Ryan Bailey at the Magic Weekend.

We need an enforcer or 2 in the pack.

Hock is the perfect fit. Unlikely however and to be fair you can understand why.
Unofficially the most boring poster on Cherry and White.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:37 pm
Posted by The Whiffy Kipper on Fri Nov 17, 2017 9:37 pm
The Whiffy Kipper User avatar
Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Reputation Points: 32
Rep Position: 73rd / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Thu Mar 30, 2017 11:40 am
Posts: 616
Hock should never be allowed near our great club again after he vexed all over both club and fans, i honestly can't believe some fans want this to happen, it beggars belief
All the good music has already been written by people with wigs and stuff.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:06 pm
Posted by MadDogg on Fri Nov 17, 2017 11:06 pm
MadDogg User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Reputation Points: 18
Rep Position: 87th / 77,338

Quiz Score: 0

Joined: Mon Feb 21, 2005 10:14 am
Posts: 6895
Location: The Mighty Wigan
Even putting aside the off field misdemeanours, has anyone actually seen Hock play recently? One good run and he's puffing for air. Discipline has become even worse. More fat than muscle. Injury prone. Would be a horrible signing in every way.

Inu is awful as well.

We need players who can improve us if we're going to bring anyone in - we dont need signings for the sake of it.
PreviousNext

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: CM Punk, Edinburgh Warrior, Paul Youane and 84 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to Wigan Warriors - wiganrugbyfans.com


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,826,86697877,3384,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Thu 31st Jan 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
ST. HELENS
Fri 8th Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Sun 17th Feb 19:00
WCC2019
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
SYDNEY ROOSTERS
Sun 24th Feb 15:00
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
HULL FC
Sun 3rd Mar 15:00
SLXXIV
LONDON BRONCOS
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Fri 8th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
HUDDERSFIELD
Fri 15th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
WARRINGTON
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Sun 24th Mar 15:00
SLXXIV
SALFORD
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Sun 31st Mar 15:00
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
CATALAN DRAGONS
Fri 5th Apr 19:45
SLXXIV
CASTLEFORD
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Fri 12th Apr 19:45
SLXXIV
WAKEFIELD
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Fri 19th Apr 15:15
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
ST. HELENS
Mon 22nd Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
SALFORD
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Sat 27th Apr 17:00
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
CASTLEFORD
Thu 2nd May 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
LONDON BRONCOS
Sat 18th May 17:00
SLXXIV
CATALAN DRAGONS
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Sun 9th Jun 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Fri 14th Jun 19:45
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Fri 21st Jun 19:45
SLXXIV
HUDDERSFIELD
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Thu 27th Jun 19:45
SLXXIV
WIGAN WARRIORS
v
SALFORD
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)






28