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    2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Milchcow on 2/3/2017, 4:49 pm

    @lukeaye wrote:

    huh?

    He hasn't done much?

    That's the point.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Spectre on 2/3/2017, 4:49 pm

    @Honeysett wrote:SJ or Pearce, I'm really thinking Pearce has an absolute monster year but something about SJ and playing with Foran means he'll play more of an attacking game. Gaaah I don't know

    If I could afford Pearce I would not hesitate to bring him in
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by charliemurphy on 2/3/2017, 4:52 pm

    On FTS tonight, thinking about wingers. Will Lee line up against Kahu or Oates? If its Oates Im gonna put money down on Oates/Boyd to snatch a double.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Feline on 2/3/2017, 4:54 pm

    Gagai and Hurrell seem like similar picks.

    Who has the best up-side do you think?
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Spectre on 2/3/2017, 4:55 pm

    If there is anyway to make this squad better please let me know so I can finally switch it off and enjoy these final few hours

    I hate my team:
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by SI on 2/3/2017, 4:55 pm

    @lukeaye wrote:
    @charliemurphy wrote:Glad some people are thinking about Moga and what he's done/what he'll do. #neverforget

    huh?

    He hasn't done much?

    I think that's what cm meant.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Chucky on 2/3/2017, 4:56 pm

    Only have Fifita and Brailey tonight.
    If Brailey starts from the bench I'll take the reserve off him.
    McCullough was a target if I chose to upgrade Brailey.
    Otherwise no one of interest, although I did have Capewell at one stage.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by charliemurphy on 2/3/2017, 4:56 pm

    @Spectre wrote:If there is anyway to make this squad better please let me know so I can finally switch it off and enjoy these final few hours

    I hate my team:

    Relax, its a good team. Looks bad with Holmes on the pine but that'll strengthen it right up. Log off to prevent panic trades.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Spectre on 2/3/2017, 4:57 pm

    @Feline wrote:Gagai and Hurrell seem like similar picks.

    Who has the best up-side do you think?

    I like Hurrell because he runs more direct
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by charliemurphy on 2/3/2017, 4:59 pm

    Speaking of panic trades, who remembers their first? Mine was in 2011 with Ben Smith. Cursed his name for the rest of the season.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Milchcow on 2/3/2017, 5:00 pm

    After posting my 'who do you have' I've now been tempted to dump Cam Smith to McCullough.

    But think I'd only do that if I could get FIfita in, which I can't do easily, so will just stick with what I have.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Chewie on 2/3/2017, 5:00 pm

    @Feline wrote:Gagai and Hurrell seem like similar picks.

    Who has the best up-side do you think?

    Hurrell's stats are way better

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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by lukeaye on 2/3/2017, 5:02 pm

    @charliemurphy wrote:Speaking of panic trades, who remembers their first? Mine was in 2011 with Ben Smith. Cursed his name for the rest of the season.

    I remember when a few people from here traded out Corey Parker when he scored 37 points round 3 or something, was a few years ago.

    Pretty sure White Lightining was in that camp Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Spectre on 2/3/2017, 5:02 pm

    @charliemurphy wrote:

    Relax, its a good team. Looks bad with Holmes on the pine but that'll strengthen it right up. Log off to prevent panic trades.

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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Feline on 2/3/2017, 5:02 pm

    @Spectre wrote:

    I like Hurrell because he runs more direct

    Yeah, but does it score him more points? Apparently the reason Gagai's stats were down last year was him playing at fullback.

    He scores about 10 points better at centre.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Milchcow on 2/3/2017, 5:03 pm

    @charliemurphy wrote:Speaking of panic trades, who remembers their first? Mine was in 2011 with Ben Smith. Cursed his name for the rest of the season.

    On lockout day last year I traded James Graham to Aaron Woods. And also took Tedesco out to upgrade somewhere else (can't even remember who came in - might have been to get Lichaa in as hooker, who compounded things by getting injured round 1)

    Worst trades I made all year.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by White Lightning on 2/3/2017, 5:04 pm

    @ Spectre. Sell Holmes for a fit f/b & bench Phythian is what I'd do.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Milchcow on 2/3/2017, 5:05 pm

    Top 5 players you are worried about not owning?

    For me, I'll feel particularly off if these guys start off going nuts.

    Fifita
    McGuire
    Tedesco
    Talakai
    De Belin
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by charliemurphy on 2/3/2017, 5:06 pm

    @Milchcow wrote:After posting my 'who do you have' I've now been tempted to dump Cam Smith to McCullough.

    But think I'd only do that if I could get FIfita in, which I can't do easily, so will just stick with what I have.

    I really like McCullough, but if I recall correctly even when KNiko wasn't around McGuire went to HOK for a bit and Ofa/Ese would come on. I know McGuire has definitely spent some time there.
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    Re: 2017 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 11

    Post by Spectre on 2/3/2017, 5:07 pm

    @Feline wrote:

    Yeah, but does it score him more points? Apparently the reason Gagai's stats were down last year was him playing at fullback.

    He scores about 10 points better at centre.

    Well imo it naturally gives him more TBs

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