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    2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

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    StormTrooper96

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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by StormTrooper96 on Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:24 am

    @BroncHose wrote:

    Putting on my tin foil hat, maybe Barrett is preparing for Fainu to be dealt with regarding the court case. Didn't watch the game, but who did he get subbed for?. Api shouldn't be too far away anyway, right?

    Regardless, Fainu is not far away from being Fantasy irrelevant.
    Pretty sure he got subbed for Hokko. Word is API out for the year and Barrett has publicly said Fainu will play for the rest of the year.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Stuffness on Mon Aug 13, 2018 1:41 am

    Jesus. L6 grand final was decided by a point. 920 def 919
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:36 am

    Gonna be sweating on injuries/suspensions this week. Too, Tapau, and Arrow all concerns. Any updates on the later two? Nothing very definitive that Ive seen.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Pain on Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:41 am

    @SI wrote:

    You and me both? Or are you just stalking my trousers as always Very Happy

    Just checking how far up your trousers are. Can confirm they are in the right position.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Pain on Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:43 am

    @BroncHose wrote:

    Yep - brought Tapine in a few weeks ago when fitzgibbon got suspended. nearly trade raged him when he got suspended after that.

    He's had a spot in my 17 for the last couple of weeks after sending Hodgson to 18th man.

    Nice. Good to see a legit pod.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Mighty Fishes on Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:10 am

    @SI wrote:

    If you leave, I'll leave.  It's literally come to that given this recent turn of events.

    Let’s go start our own forum
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Fortitude on Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:29 am

    Went tapine to Farah after he got suspended, again. Can’t complain he did his job for me, but he 100% has the game to be a fantasy beast, just lacks the consistency. Will always be a pod I reckon
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:05 am

    I suspect they will all play the last 3 rounds.

    Such is my luck
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by No Worries on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:32 am

    @Mighty Fishes wrote:Got towelled up by No Worries in my personal league.. Does it get any worse?

    Too easy !!!

    Welshy beat me by a solitary point in his personal league.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by No Worries on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:40 am

    We have a new poster having trouble with coaches box on the Fantasy App. Anyone able to help them out ?

    http://www.nrlfantasyfanatics.com/t731-coaches-box-nrl-fantasy#240106
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog on Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:59 am

    Just a question if anyone saw Brimsons hit on Blake I think it was.

    I thought you had to at least make it look like a tackle rather than just chucking ya body at someone?

    If that was a forward on a forward in the middle of the field would it be viewed differently?
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Chucky on Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:27 am

    @Liverpool_Bulldog wrote:Just a question if anyone saw Brimsons hit on Blake I think it was.

    I thought you had to at least make it look like a tackle rather than just chucking ya body at someone?

    If that was a forward on a forward in the middle of the field would it be viewed differently?
    I thought he used his arms in the tackle. Maybe not in the traditional sense of wrapping his arms around him, but in some level at least.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog on Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:06 am

    @Chucky wrote:
    I thought he used his arms in the tackle. Maybe not in the traditional sense of wrapping his arms around him, but in some level at least.
    At the very lowest level I'd say after watching it.

    I did like the pat on the back he got from Blake after it.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by WT2K on Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:21 am

    PONGA MAY BE RESTED

    Nathan Brown is considering resting Kalyn Ponga from Saturday's Round 23 clash against Penrith.

    The fullback has been struggling to overcome an ankle injury and played the previous two games with his ankle heavily strapped.
    https://www.newcastleknights.com.au/news/2018/08/13/knights-in-the-news-brown-considers-resting-ponga/
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Rippin and Tearin on Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:50 am

    @WT2K wrote:PONGA MAY BE RESTED

    Nathan Brown is considering resting Kalyn Ponga from Saturday's Round 23 clash against Penrith.

    The fullback has been struggling to overcome an ankle injury and played the previous two games with his ankle heavily strapped.
    https://www.newcastleknights.com.au/news/2018/08/13/knights-in-the-news-brown-considers-resting-ponga/

    Cheers mate. Seems like Arrow and Taupau should be ok for this round, well thats how Im reading between the lines with the lack of details currently out there in the latest 'casualty ward'.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by my tv broke on Mon Aug 13, 2018 11:59 am

    Taumalolo took the early plea. Misses one week.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog on Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:09 pm

    Finally a red dot haha. Guess Kikau comes in for him.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by Milchy on Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:12 pm


    Ponga and Taumalolo both out might test some squads this week.

    Its hard to make up ground though at this point in the year. I've been hovering around the 1000-1500 tank for weeks now, having a relatively good week or poor week doesn't make much difference to my rank.

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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by WT2K on Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:13 pm

    @Rippin and Tearin wrote:

    Cheers mate. Seems like Arrow and Taupau should be ok for this round, well thats how Im reading between the lines with the lack of details currently out there in the latest 'casualty ward'.
    Taupau was more of a precaution from what I remember.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy thread part 66

    Post by wolfking on Mon Aug 13, 2018 12:19 pm

    I'm thinking ARey to DCE or Turbo. With Ponga and Tolo out though, will have to play Holland. unless I trade Holland to Hayne or RTS. Can't afford Turbo from Holland. I just don't really trust ARey anymore after last week.

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