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    NRL Fantasy 2021 Part 50 - Magic Round - The Broncos have pulled a rabbit out of their hat

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    Post by my tv broke Fri May 14, 2021 3:50 pm

    @Ramitinmyhaaas wrote:

    Mate the decision can't be made without 6 can friday? Surely you are 2 deep by now and 6 deep come game time tonight... LETS GONE

    Going soft tonight mate! Will craxk one before 6pm.kicks off.

    Re starling.. i really dont know. I think everyones covered rhe pros and cons. Im tempted to take the punt. Can also see a situation where hodgson forces his way back.

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    Post by rhinoceroo Fri May 14, 2021 3:50 pm

    @robelgordo wrote:I just realised with this “crackdown” on high shots... obviously high tackles are bad but most HIAs are caused by defenders clashing heads and/or going low as the attacker changes direction. Will be interesting to see if an unintended consequence is more HIAs.

    Yeah, the worst knockout HIAs seem to be players getting in the wrong position for a tackle and getting hit by a knee or hip.
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    Post by Bullbender Fri May 14, 2021 3:52 pm

    @my tv broke wrote:Has anyone seen an update on Verrills recently? Aware the original diag was 4 to 8 weeks out.. but has there been any news on whether its closer to 4 or closer to 8 .. ?
    It was 10 weeks two weeks ago according to Trish Johns on the Matty Johns Podcast. Make of that what you will but Cooper Johns and Verrills are quite tight and hes been mentioned a fair bit on the podcast prior to his injury.
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    Post by my tv broke Fri May 14, 2021 3:54 pm

    @Bullbender wrote:
    It was 10 weeks two weeks ago according to Trish Johns on the Matty Johns Podcast. Make of that what you will but Cooper Johns and Verrills are quite tight and hes been mentioned a fair bit on the podcast prior to his injury.

    Ok thanks mate, will punt verrills. Simpkin and Roberts can hang around another week
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    Post by FalconSloth Fri May 14, 2021 3:56 pm

    @Archer wrote:I mean imagine the storm if Cleary accidentally makes contact to a falling players head this weekend, ends up binned/sent and panthers lose on the back of it. Aside from the media pundits like Johns, Gould and co frothing over how it broke their winning streak you'd also have the 9 billion fantasy coaches gathering pitch forks.

    As a titans supporter I wouldn’t be complaining
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    Post by Ramitinmyhaaas Fri May 14, 2021 3:56 pm

    @Bullbender wrote:
    It was 10 weeks two weeks ago according to Trish Johns on the Matty Johns Podcast. Make of that what you will but Cooper Johns and Verrills are quite tight and hes been mentioned a fair bit on the podcast prior to his injury.

    Great insight. Yeah Cooper and Verills seem to be close so it's a reliable source!
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    Post by Goodnight Kiwi Fri May 14, 2021 3:57 pm

    The last few pages has made me move from Matterson to Starling this week. Matto can wait (59BE and playing the mighty Warriors). While I am liking Starling more and more and this week is key (chance he may be #1 or play 60+minutes, BE of 2! and Hodgson ain't getting any younger).

    While you degenerates are off to Magic Round, I am off to the Ballet tonight. Enjoy your weekends and can't wait to see the photo of the crew together at Magic Round:

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    Post by Revraiser Fri May 14, 2021 4:00 pm

    @Archer wrote:I mean imagine the storm if Cleary accidentally makes contact to a falling players head this weekend, ends up binned/sent and panthers lose on the back of it. Aside from the media pundits like Johns, Gould and co frothing over how it broke their winning streak you'd also have the 9 billion fantasy coaches gathering pitch forks.

    Not to mention the fans that love watching contact sport...
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    Post by Chris nz Fri May 14, 2021 4:04 pm

    @ShadowSabre wrote:Evening Gents!! Been a minute but life got in the way there for a bit!! How good is magic round gonna be!! Reading through I know the Starling questions have been flogged to death but just after an opinion or two:

    Hampton to Starling and 282k ITB
    or Hampton to Fog and 117 ITB?

    I would go fog unless you need some cash gen
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    Post by Chewie Fri May 14, 2021 4:04 pm

    @Bullbender wrote:
    It was 10 weeks two weeks ago according to Trish Johns on the Matty Johns Podcast. Make of that what you will but Cooper Johns and Verrills are quite tight and hes been mentioned a fair bit on the podcast prior to his injury.
    That's cutting it very close to rd17
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    Post by my tv broke Fri May 14, 2021 4:09 pm

    @Lemmy KGB wrote:When I go to the cricket I fill an empty sunscreen (pump) bottle with rum or whatever.

    They check for that at the Gabba the last few years. Ive seen dudes get them binned by security.

    They also have cameras at the top of the stands that they use to scan the crowd for having booze at their feet/etc. Saw some kids get booted 5 mins into a test match because they had a bottle of vodka at their feet. Asked one of the staff how they knew, got it confirmed they picked it up on camera.

    My method is undefeated (except for when the cops took us all out the back a few years ago as they worked out what we were upto. They couldnt prove anything tho and no one would admit to it so they had to let us all retuen to our seats.. except for one guy. They fined him 550 and kicked him out. Not friends with him anymore anyway)


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    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog Fri May 14, 2021 4:11 pm

    Ahh shit Gamble plays tonight. A apologise if he breaks Razz
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    Post by bigbruno Fri May 14, 2021 4:12 pm

    @Ramitinmyhaaas wrote:Going all in. Ramien --> Starling and Munster --> TPJ.

    Gonna have to play with 15 this week or 14 if pap is out. Centre doesn't count as a position anyway Beer

    Love it fella!
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    Post by danseels1985 Fri May 14, 2021 4:13 pm

    Screw it im going Fifita and Ponga to TPJ and Fogarty. Don’t want to over think it anymore,whatever will be will be.
    Team looks like this now with 19 trades left and 338k bank.

    Brailey
    Haas Harris Watson
    Angus Schuster
    Cleary Fogarty
    Olam Crichton
    Teddy Papy Laurie

    TPJ
    Walker
    Walsh
    Leniu

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    Simpkin
    Roberts
    Niu

    Definitely need to bring in a cow next week so will be keeping an eye on Flegler/Gamble
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    Post by filthridden Fri May 14, 2021 4:17 pm

    @L-Jimmy wrote:

    I'm travelling to Brisbane without a mouthguard too. Warm&beers=IsGood.


    I mean, he's like 9 years old. If you leave him alone in Sydney he'll just eat too many lollies and stay up late waiting to see boobies on SBS. Much better keep an eye on him with the playing group.

    Gold!
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    Post by Liverpool_Bulldog Fri May 14, 2021 4:18 pm

    Just some thoughts guys if ya sober enough 😂

    Munster and Hampton > Fog and Gamble or
    Munster and Fifita > Fog and Matterson/Koro

    Cheers guys enjoy the night
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    Post by danseels1985 Fri May 14, 2021 4:19 pm

    @Liverpool_Bulldog wrote:Just some thoughts guys if ya sober enough 😂

    Munster and Hampton > Fog and Gamble or
    Munster and Fifita > Fog and Matterson/Koro

    Cheers guys enjoy the night

    Would definitely go the 2nd option mate. Probably Matto
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    Post by Reklaw Fri May 14, 2021 4:21 pm

    Man a Starling punt looks appealing. I went from almost a full bench of hookers to no hookers. This game isnt as fun without hookers...
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    Post by Chewie Fri May 14, 2021 4:26 pm

    Wookiee's opinion ( so I don't have to TU and TD every single time)

    Starling = no
    Matterson = no
    TPJ = yes (if you have the coin)
    Gamble = wait a round (Staggs?)
    Fogarty = yes
    Koroisau = wait a round
    Herbie = yes
    SCrichton = yes
    Moses = yes
    JBrailey = yes, but you are way to late
    Carty = Party
    Parramatta = yes
    Storm = no
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    Post by Ponga Yeo the Mann Fri May 14, 2021 4:31 pm

    was there a starling update or just the circle of opinion going around again?

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