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Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:50 pm
Posted by The Whiffy Kipper on Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:50 pm
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Bigredwarrior wrote:
Powell offers nothing in attack and whilst he provides adequate cover for injury, he should never be our 1st choice 9.

And yet in the year when he was our first choice we became SL champions, i guess someone out there knows more about RL than you do :BOW:
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Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:07 am
Posted by Bigredwarrior on Thu Nov 30, 2017 7:07 am
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The Whiffy Kipper wrote:
And yet in the year when he was our first choice we became SL champions, i guess someone out there knows more about RL than you do :BOW:


You’re right but you’re not one of em!

As I said, he did a decent job covering for MM but IN MY OPINION he should not be our 1st choice 9. Now go back to inventing rumours!!
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:17 am
Posted by JWarriors on Thu Nov 30, 2017 11:17 am
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This isn't a rumour, but more of a general wondering.

With Newcastle Knights signing Pearce, does that mean they don't need Hodkinson?
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:20 pm
Posted by The Whiffy Kipper on Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:20 pm
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Bigredwarrior wrote:
You’re right but you’re not one of em!

As I said, he did a decent job covering for MM but IN MY OPINION he should not be our 1st choice 9. Now go back to inventing rumours!!

Your right on that one, but i never claimed i was, just don't think MM would be as big a loss a some on here and elsewhere think he is going to be, 2016 proves this imo
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Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:37 pm
Posted by Bigredwarrior on Thu Nov 30, 2017 2:37 pm
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The Whiffy Kipper wrote:
Your right on that one, but i never claimed i was, just don't think MM would be as big a loss a some on here and elsewhere think he is going to be, 2016 proves this imo


I do think we could stand his loss for next season but my comments were in relation to 2019 if TL retires. The loss of MM isn’t what I disputed but more the fact I don’t think Powell is good enough to be our 1st choice 9 in the long term. You seem to think he is which is fine by me, I just don’t agree.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:36 pm
Posted by CM Punk on Thu Nov 30, 2017 3:36 pm
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JWarriors wrote:
This isn't a rumour, but more of a general wondering.

With Newcastle Knights signing Pearce, does that mean they don't need Hodkinson?


Manly are likely in for him to replace Blake Green who they released to try & get Pearce.
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Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:45 pm
Posted by Last Son of Wigan on Thu Nov 30, 2017 4:45 pm
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CM Punk wrote:
Manly are likely in for him to replace Blake Green who they released to try & get Pearce.


Manly stated they are looking to replace from within.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 8:35 pm
Posted by Pieman on Thu Nov 30, 2017 8:35 pm
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The Whiffy Kipper wrote:
And yet in the year when he was our first choice we became SL champions, i guess someone out there knows more about RL than you do :BOW:


he wasnt our first choice, he was playing due to our first choice being injured.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:41 pm
Posted by Cherry_Warrior on Thu Nov 30, 2017 9:41 pm
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CM Punk wrote:
Manly are likely in for him to replace Blake Green who they released to try & get Pearce.


How have The Knights managed to sign Pearce. It's baffling the NRL for stuff like that but also makes it very interesting. Pearce is a class act and Newcastle finish bottom every season. The last time they won the coin toss they did a lap of honour!

On the subject of Mickey Mac. I could see this rumour having legs. Canberra have no Hodgson and him and MM are quite similar. MM has the aggression the NRL requires and i could see him putting it about over there because he would most certainly be a target. He isn't a Hollywood player, but Canberra don't play Hollywood rugby especially from the no.9 position. He has been a great servant to the club and would go with my best wishes but i think the time is right for both parties. He needs a fresh start and we need new ideas from hooker.
Re: Rumours and signings v9
Post Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:31 pm
Posted by The Whiffy Kipper on Thu Nov 30, 2017 10:31 pm
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Pieman wrote:
he wasnt our first choice, he was playing due to our first choice being injured.
Is the truth that upsetting for you to deal with?
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