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    Post by Chewie Tue Dec 19, 2023 8:31 pm

    Camo123 wrote:

    Currently coming 2nd by 1 point and top 15k. I usually stop playing FPL when I’m going shit and NRL fantasy reopens but might be on for another 21/22 season

    Signed 21/22 champion Laughing

    It's my 2nd season of FPL, doinģ better than my first season. Can't wait for a game week where all the stars line up, so far it's been pretty average, not bad, but not good either
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    Post by Chewie Tue Dec 19, 2023 8:35 pm

    Did an autofill team today and was pleasantly surprised by how good the team looked bar the bench.
    Wong will probably be a popular pick.
    The big question is, do I start with the Cheese 🧀  again after last season's roller-coaster?
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    Post by Ando Tue Dec 19, 2023 8:40 pm

    robelgordo wrote:

    Just quit FPL, save yourself the heartache

    Once they remove everyone’s Solanke points I think I’ll be top 100k. Winning the fanatics league from there is just inevitable

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    Damn wish I'd know there was a Fanatics FPL league.

    Feels good to have an NRL Fantasy team to tinker with Basketball

    2024 = The year Tommy Talau becomes a Fantasy Gun playing outside Trbo!
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    Post by Camo123 Tue Dec 19, 2023 8:54 pm

    Ando wrote:

    Damn wish I'd know there was a Fanatics FPL league.

    Feels good to have an NRL Fantasy team to tinker with Basketball

    2024 = The year Tommy Talau becomes a Fantasy Gun playing outside Trbo!

    He’s going to be playing outside Ben Trbojevic in NSW cup?

    I think by the way you could still join NRLFF FPL league, code is probably somewhere in early pages of the thread.
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    Post by mattnz Tue Dec 19, 2023 9:27 pm

    Chewie wrote:Did an autofill team today and was pleasantly surprised by how good the team looked bar the bench.
    Wong will probably be a popular pick.
    The big question is, do I start with the Cheese 🧀  again after last season's roller-coaster?

    I'll be surprised if Wong starts ahead of any of Crichton, Tupouniua, Butcher and Butcher. Might be 5th choice EDG?
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    Post by rhinoceroo Tue Dec 19, 2023 9:42 pm

    mattnz wrote:

    I'll be surprised if Wong starts ahead of any of Crichton, Tupouniua, Butcher and Butcher. Might be 5th choice EDG?

    Depends whether Angus is back to being the player he was. If not, he'll probably be on the bench. Wong is the coming force. Sitili odd man out (though there'll be plenty of injuries over season). Egan surplus.

    Collins
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    Is most likely imo. JWH might be on bench this year though .Good pack anyway.
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    Post by Teeth Eater Tue Dec 19, 2023 9:47 pm

    Don't mean to harp on it, but anyone know the word on the Jordan Pereira situation? I can only imagine it's a glitch, but is it possible for this to go un-noticed by everyone before they hit the 'GO LIVE' button? I noticed it within the first three seconds of scrolling through the players so I can't believe it was well concealed.

    Or am I missing something obvious? I have to confess I haven't looked at NRL.com since the Grand Final, but I doubt I am living in a twilight zone where there's a valid reason that Jordan Pereira is priced at 668K on purpose. But am I missing something grand?

    Elsewhere, I filled in a team. As futile a futile action as one could undertake at this point in time, but fun just to get the juices flowing again, I guess. Must confess that not too much really leapt out at me, scrolling through the players. And the cheapies are obviously a complete dartboard throw at this point in time.

    If I had to single out the most interesting players, for me personally, without knowing any recent inside NRL info, the few players I found most interesting were Flegler, Curran and Sezer (bit shit that he starts with the bye, though). Hardly a mind-bending hit list, though.
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    Post by Snatchpato Tue Dec 19, 2023 10:08 pm

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    2024 bye planner
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    Bulldogs done with Byes by round 19 and only a single major bye round... Load up on Doggies fellas.

    Fuark me Dolphins even better!
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    Post by Shady2K Tue Dec 19, 2023 10:33 pm

    rhinoceroo wrote:

    Depends whether Angus is back to being the player he was. If not, he'll probably be on the bench. Wong is the coming force. Sitili odd man out (though there'll be plenty of injuries over season). Egan surplus.

    Collins
    Cheese
    JWH
    NButcher
    Wong
    Radley

    Watson
    Leniu
    May
    Angus

    Is most likely imo. JWH might be on bench this year though .Good pack anyway.

    I think regardless there'll be a Roosters edge that will be value (Wong/Angus/Sitili) and is auto pick for everyone. And hopefully not a repeat of EButcher 2023 lol
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    Post by rhinoceroo Wed Dec 20, 2023 12:02 am

    Shady2K wrote:

    I think regardless there'll be a Roosters edge that will be value (Wong/Angus/Sitili) and is auto pick for everyone. And hopefully not a repeat of EButcher 2023 lol

    Yes, agreed. The fact that it's one of the Vegas games so everyone knows who'll suit up where will also be a factor.
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    Post by syn13 Wed Dec 20, 2023 12:15 am

    Teeth Eater wrote:Don't mean to harp on it, but anyone know the word on the Jordan Pereira situation? I can only imagine it's a glitch, but is it possible for this to go un-noticed by everyone before they hit the 'GO LIVE' button? I noticed it within the first three seconds of scrolling through the players so I can't believe it was well concealed.

    It’s not a glitch, maybe some sort of oversight or lack of care, pretty sure he’s actually priced at his 2023 average, only thing is that he played 1 game for 50 points, and where as most with a small sample size were given some sort of discount, for whatever reason they’ve left his alone.
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    Post by Rabbits21 Wed Dec 20, 2023 2:59 am

    rhinoceroo wrote:

    Depends whether Angus is back to being the player he was. If not, he'll probably be on the bench. Wong is the coming force. Sitili odd man out (though there'll be plenty of injuries over season). Egan surplus.

    Collins
    Cheese
    JWH
    NButcher
    Wong
    Radley

    Watson
    Leniu
    May
    Angus

    Is most likely imo. JWH might be on bench this year though .Good pack anyway.
    That’s bonkas and E. Butcher, Sitili and Sandon can’t make it. One of Tupou or Smith will be left out in the backs too…..
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    Post by Rabbits21 Wed Dec 20, 2023 3:00 am

    Shady2K wrote:

    I think regardless there'll be a Roosters edge that will be value (Wong/Angus/Sitili) and is auto pick for everyone. And hopefully not a repeat of EButcher 2023 lol

    And I picked E. Butcher I put my hand up!

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    Post by my tv broke Wed Dec 20, 2023 6:01 am

    The roosters the dragons could literally swap squads, rhino could list out the updated 'best 17', and rabbits would still be here going 'man thats bonkas, and dan russell, BMM, and ramsey cant make the side'
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    Post by multiple.scoregasms Wed Dec 20, 2023 7:03 am

    Rabbits21 wrote:
    That’s bonkas and E. Butcher, Sitili and Sandon can’t make it. One of Tupou or Smith will be left out in the backs too…..

    Can only imagine how much of the cap was spent on superstar first graders like Wong and May who have about 30 games between them. Must have spent a boatload on Watson as well who hadn't played in over 400 days when his contract expired
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    Post by No Worries Wed Dec 20, 2023 7:39 am

    Best thing about the BYE planner is the origin rounds are all ..............

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    Post by my tv broke Wed Dec 20, 2023 8:40 am

    No Worries wrote:Best thing about the BYE planner is the origin rounds are all ..............

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    you win some, you lose some most
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    Post by robelgordo Wed Dec 20, 2023 11:15 am

    my tv broke wrote:The roosters the dragons could literally swap squads, rhino could list out the updated 'best 17', and rabbits would still be here going 'man thats bonkas, and dan russell, BMM, and ramsey cant make the side'

    Tbf to Rabbits ain’t many teams with players the quality of Sitili and Eutcher outside their best 17

    Both would probably be top 5 players at the Dragons. Current top 5:

    1. Ben Hostage
    2. Lomax, even tho likely moved to FB in desperation. Will make a 2nd position he’s better than Campbell Graham at tho
    3. sua?
    4. Liddle if games only went 60 mins?
    5. ????
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    Post by No Worries Wed Dec 20, 2023 11:21 am

    my tv broke wrote:

    you win some, you lose some most

    We just don't have the same commitment.
    Spoiler:
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    Post by Milchcow Wed Dec 20, 2023 1:18 pm

    robelgordo wrote:
    my tv broke wrote:The roosters the dragons could literally swap squads, rhino could list out the updated 'best 17', and rabbits would still be here going 'man thats bonkas, and dan russell, BMM, and ramsey cant make the side'

    Tbf to Rabbits ain’t many teams with players the quality of Sitili and Eutcher outside their best 17

    Both would probably be top 5 players at the Dragons. Current top 5:

    1. Ben Hostage
    2. Lomax, even tho likely moved to FB in desperation. Will make a 2nd position he’s better than Campbell Graham at tho
    3. sua?
    4. Liddle if games only went 60 mins?
    5. ????

    Conversely you could send Egan Butcher to the Tigers/Dragons/Dogs and he'd just suck (at least comparatively), because what makes him good is the fact that the Roosters are a well coached/drilled outfit and he can play a part in that, rather than because he is supremely talented.

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