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Re: O'Brian
Post Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:04 pm
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Khlav Kalash wrote:
He shines in the qualifiers where as our two full backs have assisted with two back to back top five finishes. Says it all.

I do think he's decent but I've no doubt you'd round on him as soon as he misses a last minute conversion to earn a point for his side.

This. To my knowledge NGBC hasn't rated one FB we've had in all the years I've been on here, going back to Blaymire.
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Post Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:51 pm
Posted by PopTart on Wed Oct 10, 2018 5:51 pm
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musson wrote:
I could give you a thousand reasons, not that I need to justify my opinions to such as you

However,

Last year we missed the play offs by a drop goal in the Hull match
He would have kicked that drop goal, he is exceptional under pressure

Had we not missed that drop goal would have made the play offs

This year we lost marginally multiple times
He would have made the difference


So would Hampshire. We've already got the guy to plug that gap.
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Re: O'Brian
Post Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:47 pm
Posted by musson on Wed Oct 10, 2018 8:47 pm
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Agree PT, I really rate Hampshire as a full back
Whenever he has played there he always looks good

Who knows knows what the future holds at 1 and 7 for us
Hopefully jowitt will come through for us next season
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Post Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:09 pm
Posted by vastman on Wed Oct 10, 2018 9:09 pm
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musson wrote:
I could give you a thousand reasons, not that I need to justify my opinions to such as you

However,

Last year we missed the play offs by a drop goal in the Hull match
He would have kicked that drop goal, he is exceptional under pressure

Had we not missed that drop goal would have made the play offs

This year we lost marginally multiple times
He would have made the difference


How can you possible know that, pure conjecture. Can you please tell me the lottery numbers while your at it, thanks.
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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:12 am
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musson wrote:
I could give you a thousand reasons, not that I need to justify my opinions to such as you

However,

Last year we missed the play offs by a drop goal in the Hull match
He would have kicked that drop goal, he is exceptional under pressure

Had we not missed that drop goal would have made the play offs

This year we lost marginally multiple times
He would have made the difference


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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:40 am
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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:34 pm
Posted by metallicat on Thu Oct 11, 2018 12:34 pm
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musson wrote:
I could give you a thousand reasons, not that I need to justify my opinions to such as you

However,

Last year we missed the play offs by a drop goal in the Hull match
He would have kicked that drop goal, he is exceptional under pressure

Had we not missed that drop goal would have made the play offs

This year we lost marginally multiple times
He would have made the difference

He might have kicked a DG against Hull. If he didn't maybe he'd have cleared the ball against Sts?
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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:21 pm
Posted by Willzay on Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:21 pm
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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:31 pm
Posted by musson on Thu Oct 11, 2018 3:31 pm
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vastman wrote:
How can you possible know that, pure conjecture. Can you please tell me the lottery numbers while your at it, thanks.


It's the same as when you talk on here like it's factual but it just your opinion, that's my opinion

That opinion is based on my playing the game and watching from the 80s to the point of obsession. O'Brien would have kicked the drop, he's kicked several under massive pressure and from more difficult positions

Plenty of people will agree both ways
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Post Thu Oct 11, 2018 4:46 pm
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musson wrote:
It's the same as when you talk on here like it's factual but it just your opinion, that's my opinion

That opinion is based on my playing the game and watching from the 80s to the point of obsession. O'Brien would have kicked the drop, he's kicked several under massive pressure and from more difficult positions

Plenty of people will agree both ways

He might have kicked a few drop goals when the chips were down but to say statements like
He would have kicked that drop goal, he is exceptional under pressure
&
This year we lost marginally multiple times
He would have made the difference
is absolutely pure conjecture. Nothing to do with how many games you've watched or played in imo. Surely it'd be better to say you think he'd probably have won us a couple of games from DG's instead of making a thing we will never know about factual?
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