Game Day Blog - Eels vs Cowboys

I think for Eels fans, the most exciting thing to watch during tonight's game vs the Cows is big Smokin' Joe playing in Eels colours. Personally, I can't wait to see him line up for us and play the Cows for the second time for him in a week.

Another intriguing thing to see is if the Eels can maintain the form shown vs the Rabbits last week.

A couple of milestones tonight. Ogden plays his 50th game and Hodgson his 150th. We're back at Commbank on a Friday night and let's hope the throw together forward pack can dominate the Cow's pack.

I'm really looking forward to this game and hopefully we can put a score on these guys.

So, who wins and by what margin?



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  • This is a game we're expected to win, so we'll struggle. 

    • Lol have been thinking the same!

  • They are weak in the backs. But to get to them we have to play direct and fast and expose the edges .  We just must win.  Simple .  2 points and bye and regroup . 

  • Eels comfortably. 13+, probably a lot more, say 34-12. 

    MOM: MM. 

  • hopefully  another repeat after last  week's  performance in which I'm confident in saying  a eels  victory  34 over  the  cows 8. mom Dylan brown. 

  • Really worried about their experienced pack v ours. Tonight is the night Hodgson must step up be 'leader of our pack' or off he goes


  • Parra by 8. Our forwards need to hold them and defend well; we do that and we will be ok. 

  • Fuck it im going total recall  here - 24 -20 to  Parra 

     Get your ass to Mars.. get your ass to Mars .. get your ass to Mars 

  • Better win... I hate going out in the first leg of a weekend multi.

    Forwards need to hold their own and at least match up... do that and if our spine / backs operate to ability we should be comfortable. Cows backline is poo in comparison.

  • The Cowboys can't defend quick shifts, lots of ball movement pulls their defence apart.

    With different wing, centre and halves pairings, they're right for the picking if our forwards do a job.

    42-10 Hodgson with a meat pie with Moses putting a dent in the leading point scorer race with a MOM performance 

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