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    NRL Fantasy 2021 Part 47 - Another one bites the dust

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    Post by Jele Sat May 08, 2021 1:15 pm

    @White Lightning wrote:On S. Walker I just like to say he's a small little fella but boy has he got the heart of a lion. The last 2 games getting hurt & playing out the game is a testament to how big his heart is. He left the ground in a moon boot but I bet his mind is telling him that he'll be sweet for next week. Sure Robinson might contemplate resting him but I bet Walker will be in his ear trying his best to dissuade him from that decision.

    I was impressed with the way Walker handled Papali'i last night when many others haven't this year - it looked like the Eels were trying to target him, but he kept racing up to make initial contact and kept chopping him down.
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    Post by WT2K Sat May 08, 2021 1:18 pm

    @filthridden wrote:Horrific leg injury in NSW cup for Saulo. Embarassed

    FK, just seen the image on twitter
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    Post by Mr Snrub Sat May 08, 2021 1:18 pm

    TU: Play Stefano
    TD: Play Simpkin
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    Post by wolfking Sat May 08, 2021 1:26 pm

    @Jele wrote:

    I was impressed with the way Walker handled Papali'i last night when many others haven't this year - it looked like the Eels were trying to target him, but he kept racing up to make initial contact and kept chopping him down.

    Agree. Thought that and was very surprised.
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    Post by filthridden Sat May 08, 2021 1:27 pm

    @WT2K wrote:

    FK, just seen the image on twitter

    I've also just seen that on Facebook, his name is "Pasami Snapped Ankles Saulo"
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    Post by Mulvy Sat May 08, 2021 1:50 pm

    My wife's been watching the Vampire diaries and it was bugging me where I've seen the main character before, and finally figured it out.





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    Post by multiple.scoregasms Sat May 08, 2021 1:53 pm

    @Jele wrote:

    I was impressed with the way Walker handled Papali'i last night when many others haven't this year - it looked like the Eels were trying to target him, but he kept racing up to make initial contact and kept chopping him down.

    Mentioned this a few weeks back that his defensive style makes it incredibly hard to isolate him. We saw exactly this play out last night

    MS May 4th wrote:
    Walker is defending in the traditional 3 in role. I think he is less susceptible to being targeted in defense because of his defensive attitude. He doesn't sit back and wait for larger guys to get at him, instead rushing off his line to get in their face in one on one situations. Still gets a few missed tackles because of his size but even Melbourne couldn't isolate him
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    Post by mrbrownstone Sat May 08, 2021 1:53 pm

    @Mr Snrub wrote:TU: Play Stefano
    TD: Play Simpkin

    Same dilemma (as many, I guess). Leaning to Stefano personally. Liddle has me spooked.
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    Post by Kane Sat May 08, 2021 2:02 pm

    @filthridden wrote:I also remember Greg Bird kneeing a player on the ground in the head and the opposition just pointing it out to the ref and not reacting angrily. That was a while ago though.

    There has been a tonne of dogshots over the years that haven't resulted in fights/brawls.

    Greg Bird with a dirty play?? I refuse to believe it
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    Post by Camo123 Sat May 08, 2021 2:04 pm

    Watson back to bench with Fitzgibbon edge and Barnett lock

    CHT still in 19 man squad but no real clues otherwise on Walsh


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    Post by Papadontbleach Sat May 08, 2021 2:05 pm

    Walsh named at 6, CHT reserves.


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    Post by StormTrooper96 Sat May 08, 2021 2:05 pm

    @Mulvy wrote:My wife's been watching the Vampire diaries and it was bugging me where I've seen the main character before, and finally figured it out.





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    Me and my partner have been watching it too and you are spot on!!
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    Post by Kane Sat May 08, 2021 2:05 pm

    Barnett back at Lock has me interested
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    Post by Krump Sat May 08, 2021 2:07 pm

    Got the place to myself this arvo. Pouring my first rum now with a bag on the way, prepare for some shit posting lads
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    Post by ytsb Sat May 08, 2021 2:08 pm

    @Camo123 wrote:Watson back to bench with Fitzgibbon edge and Barnett lock

    CHT still in 19 man squad but no real clues otherwise on Walsh

    Does this mean Barnett is a no go? Unless Barnett shifts to Fitzgibbon's edge after 25 min?
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    Post by Papadontbleach Sat May 08, 2021 2:13 pm

    I think I’m going to have to second trade this week. I already have Hampton and Verrils as red dots and Walker could also be out and that’s too many for me.

    Thinking Hampton to Gamble, hoping he can hold his spot to round 13 and make some cash and then I’ll downgrade him to a r17 cow.

    Also, Go the Raiders! Time to come good.
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    Post by Shady2K Sat May 08, 2021 2:15 pm

    Hopefully Watson gets 50 minutes
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    Post by Mulvy Sat May 08, 2021 2:17 pm

    @ytsb wrote:

    Does this mean Barnett is a no go? Unless Barnett shifts to Fitzgibbon's edge after 25 min?

    Don't know why Fitzgibbon would come off after 25 min on edge? I suppose it could be like Kikau coming off at 30 min and plays the second half. Watson on at 30 plays out the game. Barnett 30 at lock 10 edge and in the prop rotation in the 2nd half??
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    Post by ytsb Sat May 08, 2021 2:20 pm

    @Mulvy wrote:

    Don't know why Fitzgibbon would come off after 25 min on edge? I suppose it could be like Kikau coming off at 30 min and plays the second half. Watson on at 30 plays out the game. Barnett 30 at lock 10 edge and in the prop rotation in the 2nd half??

    Fitz surely doesn't play 80 min first game back. Super risky getting Barnett now. He really needs 80
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    Post by mattnz Sat May 08, 2021 2:24 pm

    @Papadontbleach wrote:Walsh named at 6, CHT reserves.
    According to who? Final team lists not out yet and both in the 19

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