"So Johns has publicly stated that he took drugs to cope with the pressure . If he didn't take "banned" drugs would've he had been able to play week in week out ?
Also , he also admitted he was able to dodge drug testing . So how…"
"Norman is the most overrated player in the game he's rubbish he only looks good when the eels as a team a playing well usually against a shit side. I can't remember once that he stood up in a close game & won them a game."
"Rugby league is attack and defence. Thats the only reason johns was and always will be known as better than Thurston. If I could pick one at the peak of their powers to come to Parra it'd be easily johns"
"That's a tough call. I have to really say that Lewis send Johns were better than JT, how much I respect him but he's not as good as Lewis. Still remember his first SOO and his first Aust game back in the early )80s. JT us best if thus era,…"
Hi Slip - Thanks for response and adding the players.. long story short I started following the Eels in 76 when I was 5 because Jonny Moran was a friend of my father and that is my first real memory of watching a footy game.