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2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:39 pm

@Archer wrote:
Cheers mate, always appreciate those willing to slot into the worse ladder positions just to make my rank look that little bit better.  The bonus is that your handicap is country of birth so i don't have to feel too bad about it. Welsh

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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:42 pm

@Mighty Fishes wrote:What do you think of this team?

Smith
Brom, Lodge
Harris, Murray, Arrow
Croft, Townsend
Piku, Milne
RTS, Pogna, Coote

Lichaa
RFM
NAS
J-Rey

Cartwright
Garvilli
Kikua
Katoa

Rather Podish. Could go well or not. I don't like two cheap centres and a Coote but lot's will be doing your centres and Coote's (hopefully) as low as he goes. I personally prefer Carty in the 17 rather than spending money there. RTS interesting, should go better after a year returning from ACL but when I looked at the stats seemed to be priced about right and I'd prefer to avoid Warriors backs. JRey pod should improve but again I'm avoiding tigers backs except for Milne. Townsend another pod, I'm not seeing it. But honestly everyone of those guys could put egg on my face.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:44 pm

@Welshy wrote:

I hate you.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:45 pm

@mulvy wrote:

Rather Podish. Could go well or not. I don't like two cheap centres and a Coote but lot's will be doing your centres and Coote's (hopefully) as low as he goes. I personally prefer Carty in the 17 rather than spending money there. RTS interesting, should go better after a year returning from ACL but when I looked at the stats seemed to be priced about right and I'd prefer to avoid Warriors backs. JRey pod should improve but again I'm avoiding tigers backs except for Milne. Townsend another pod, I'm not seeing it. But honestly everyone of those guys could put egg on my face.
Chalk me up for one of these, summed up my feelings pretty well, without even asking.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:47 pm

@Archer wrote:
Chalk me up for one of these, summed up my feelings pretty well, without even asking.

Yeah rather verbal after a couple of wines!
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:54 pm

Lets play a games then out of these 5 who averages better after 5 rounds.

JRey vs Watson vs Townsend
RTS vs Edwards vs Nofo
Harris vs Whitehead vs Cordner

rank them 1 2 3
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:56 pm

@Welshy wrote:Lets play a games then out of these 5 who averages better after 5 rounds.

JRey vs Watson vs Townsend
RTS vs Edwards vs Nofo
Harris vs Whitehead vs Cordner

rank them 1 2 3

I'm not looking at the draws because i don't buy into the "easier draw" stuff, teams vary too much from week to week let alone year to year for that to hold water.
That said:

1st through to 3rd, left to right, not much separating them and im mostly using gut and personal bias, but can't sit on the fence for these kinda exercises to work.
Group Turtle: Whitehead, Cordner, Harris
Group Walrus: RTS, Nofo, Edwards
Group Snake: JRey, Watson, Townsend


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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:59 pm

@Welshy wrote:Lets play a games then out of these 5 who averages better after 5 rounds.

JRey vs Watson vs Townsend
RTS vs Edwards vs Nofo
Harris vs Whitehead vs Cordner

rank them 1 2 3

I'm confused, picking which combo is better or which or the three players is better?
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:01 am

@mulvy wrote:

I'm confused, picking which combo is better or which or the three players is better?
Its that handicap i mentioned earlier. I believe he wants you to go through each group eg group 1, and rank the players in that group as 1st through to 3rd as I've done. But then again its Welsh
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Welshy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:02 am

@Archer wrote:
Its that handicap i mentioned earlier. I believe he wants you to go through each group eg group 1, and rank the players in that group  as 1st through to 3rd as I've done. But then again its Welsh  

correct.

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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Welshy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:03 am

JRey vs Watson vs Townsend
RTS vs Edwards vs Nofo
Harris vs Whitehead vs Cordner

I'll go

1.JRey 2.Townsend 3.Watson
1.Whitehead 2.Harris 3.Cordner
1.Edwards 2.RTS 3.Nofo
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:07 am

@Welshy wrote:Lets play a games then out of these 5 who averages better after 5 rounds.

JRey vs Watson vs Townsend
RTS vs Edwards vs Nofo
Harris vs Whitehead vs Cordner

rank them 1 2 3

Tough.

Townsend JRey Watson (but best value is Watson)
Edwards Nofo RTS (value about equal)
Harris Whitehead Cordner
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Welshy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:09 am

@Archer @Mulvy

points for correct order after 5 rounds, can work the semantics about punishments then haha
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:17 am

@Welshy wrote:@Archer @Mulvy

points for correct order after 5 rounds, can work the semantics about punishments then haha

Confused again sorry!
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mighty Fishes on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:23 am

Cheers for the comments on the team mulvy
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:28 am

@Welshy wrote:@Archer @Mulvy

points for correct order after 5 rounds, can work the semantics about punishments then haha

Hmm i'm going up against a bloke that can't count to 5, i should feel bad... but you're on.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:30 am

@Mighty Fishes wrote:Cheers for the comments on the team mulvy
I think you've forgotten someone, I think you'll find i piggy backed on Mulvy's work and thus deserve equal amount of credit.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Archer on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:32 am

@mulvy wrote:

Confused again sorry!
He wants some kind of bet for who gets the closest to reality with their prediction, you keen to join in? We can score it like the ladder prediction stuff and either make it both 2nd and 3rd are losers with 1st doling out the punishment or 2nd gets a pass but 1st doles out something to 3rd.
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:32 am

@Mighty Fishes wrote:Cheers for the comments on the team mulvy

No worries. Past my bed time though. Finally some footy tomorrow. Cheers
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Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

Post by Mulvy on Fri Feb 16, 2018 12:33 am

@Archer wrote:
He wants some kind of bet for who gets the closest to reality with their prediction, you keen to join in? We can score it like the ladder prediction stuff and either make it both 2nd and 3rd are losers with 1st doling out the punishment or 2nd gets a pass but 1st doles out something to 3rd.

Yep whatevs
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