"Gower is honest, a genuine first grade tradesman. He would be so much better playing alongside forwards like Fifita, Taupau, Scott etc, big strong guys who bend the line and suck up 3 or 4 defenders per hit up, but alas, he plays with our…"
"I think Gowie is a first grader all day, he just isn't a super star. A great bench forward who has a good offload and needs other players pushing up around him looking for it. You cannot fault him in effort, he just doesn't have the super…"
"Yeah good point re Burt. I remember his debut in 1999. I was at that game. There was 100,000 of us. There was talk that he'd end up in the centres. That certainly was never gonna happen. One of my favourites burty boy."
"Gower is the type of player a club releases when they are building for a future - Dragons and Manly both released him
Gower is the player you need when you're not concerned about the club's future and your only concerned about your job -…"
"Some players are nrl standard but we never see it until they move to their rightful position, think for example Brent Kite moving from second row to front row. Might seem like a minor change but boy was he a different player when he was moved. Also…"