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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Fortitude on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:39 pm

    @my tv broke wrote:

    Saw a chart recently that, long story short, showed the roosters as having the easiest draw of any team since 2002 or something

    I read a fox sports article saying the raiders have the most favourable draw this year. But being the raiders, I doubt that’s true. The NRL hate the raiders
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:40 pm

    Yep those two have the best draws
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:42 pm

    Also being Smithless, would I be crazy to Captain Teddy against the *Tigers, compared to Fifita vs Cows, compared to Brown vs Panfers?
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:47 pm

    @mulvy wrote:@Welshy, Brown or Harris?

    Price difference is too big so not really a fair comparison

    I'd back Brown to average around 58 and Harris 48-52
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:47 pm

    @mulvy wrote:Also being Smithless, would I be crazy to Captain Teddy against the *Tigers, compared to Fifita vs Cows, compared to Brown vs Panfers?

    didn't you have some great stats backing Fifita against the Cowboys mate?
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:51 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    didn't you have some great stats backing Fifita against the Cowboys mate?

    You can make any argument look good with stats, 70% of people know that. But seriously, Fifita in 38 degrees 100% humidity, vs Ted up against his old team, juicy but do I have the  Balls
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:52 pm

    @my tv broke wrote:

    It is apparently whitehead. With tapine moving to edge
    Boy i hope so, really enjoyed Whitehead in the middle and he's a clever footballer so if you give him a bit of licence to move about a bit instead of being fixed inside BJ's left it could add a bit to the attack. Plus Tapine is dangerous 1 on 1, Soli must be winding down a bit and you've got Murchie lurking in the wings. The only concern id have is that we really seemed to lack whenever we were missing Soli (possibly due to a leadership void).
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:02 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    didn't you have some great stats backing Fifita against the Cowboys mate?

    Besides, I'd rather not have to cheer for that dickhead against my team Finger

    Edit: Finger for Fatfita, not Welshy!
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:06 pm

    Also I'm assuming that whitehead stuff is based on This?
    Mind you someone on the GH said they heard Papa say he wasn't playing in the trial (which is fkn bizarre) so who knows what to take away from it all. Why do we only ever play one bloody trial with 90000 players.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Archer on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:06 pm

    @mulvy wrote:

    Besides, I'd rather not have to cheer for that dickhead against my team Finger

    Edit: Finger for Fatfita, not Welshy!
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mighty Fishes on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:10 pm

    @mulvy wrote:

    You can make any argument look good with stats, 70% of people know that. But seriously, Fifita in 38 degrees 100% humidity, vs Ted up against his old team, juicy but do I have the  Balls



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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:12 pm

    @mulvy wrote:

    Besides, I'd rather not have to cheer for that dickhead against my team Finger

    Edit: Finger for Fatfita, not Welshy!

    Or just stick with CS9...
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Milchy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:14 pm

    @Welshy wrote:Jo Manu will be on the wing for the Rooster won't he? No chance of the CTR spot?

    Last year he played 15 games at centre, and 1 on the wing? Who do you think will take his spot?

    I'd imagine full strength Roosters would be

    Tedesco
    Tupou
    Mitchell
    Manu
    Ferguson
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:18 pm


    I knew someone would get where I was going with that!
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:20 pm

    Milchcow wrote:

    Last year he played 15 games at centre, and 1 on the wing? Who do you think will take his spot?

    I'd imagine full strength Roosters would be

    Tedesco
    Tupou
    Mitchell
    Manu
    Ferguson

    I thought they switched Fergo into the CTR last year with Latrell the other? Must have him muddled up with Fergo then
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:21 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    Or just stick with CS9...

    True but just feel like with the new format my team feels more balanced spending the money across the rest of the team. And then there's the fun of actually thinking about who my captain is each week, haha.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:23 pm

    @mulvy wrote:

    True but just feel like with the new format my team feels more balanced spending the money across the rest of the team. And then there's the TORTURE of actually thinking about who my captain is each week, haha.

    fixed.
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Milchy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:24 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    I thought they switched Fergo into the CTR last year with Latrell the other? Must have him muddled up with Fergo then

    Maybe during the games they might have switched, but Ferguson was always named on the wing
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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Mulvy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:24 pm

    @Welshy wrote:

    fixed.

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    Re: 2018 NRL.com Fantasy Thread Part 5

    Post by Welshy on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:26 pm

    Milchcow wrote:

    Maybe during the games they might have switched, but Ferguson was always named on the wing

    For an improvement from Manu's scoring then I'm probably needing a glut of tries and hoping for a fast start in the early season then. Not ideal

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