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Who is the worst ref in the NRL?

Grant Atkins - We saw his atrocious performance on Thursday night. I didn't think he could top that but then I watched Manly vs Newcastle (with Atkins in the bunker). He just overturned a completely legitimate try to Newcastle that was already awarde

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13 Replies · Reply by HKF 10 minutes ago
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Rolling mauls

Is there are specific rule against rolling mauls? At the 5:14 min mark the roosters prevent a dominate tackle by assisting their player and preventing parra dominance in the tackle at that point. It gave them the opportunity to push up and take advan

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2 Replies · Reply by Cʜɪᴇғ 6 hours ago
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Where is our talent coming from

This is a slightly different tack to the same old questions, but at the same time, I think it identifies with Parra's need to be more visionary with our development squads and recruitment.

Last night I was at the annual presentation of a senior distr

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48 Replies · Reply by HKF 17 minutes ago
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Facts and Questions


  • Simonson suspension may be the best things for the eels from the game. Hopefully this mean no more him on the wing for the rest of the year. Backing Dunster to stay there
  • Sivo was shit but still needs to say
  • BA will be BA and not drop Blake.
  • again

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1 Reply · Reply by Parra Dice yesterday
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The Eels team that should be.

Ok, so I have been thinking of the current team and the selection and the BA influence that drives us nuts, I for one would like everyone's top 17 from the 1st 13 to the bench, rotation and minutes.

My 2 cents worth ...

Waqa out completely replaced b

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54 Replies · Reply by BEM 6 hours ago
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Tough times dont last

I am as disappointed as the next guy about our position, 1-4. We all know that with a bit of luck and the footy gods favouring us, we could easily be 4-5.  Not to be.

From the safety of my armchair, I can see the ongoing problems as clear as day. But

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16 Replies · Reply by Speech yesterday
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Will Wests let Ofahengaue go?

I know he ain't a super star but get him going and motivated he can be a decent Prop, he is an Origin quality Prop. We are not getting what we need out of from our bench rotation. Greig was fine i guess but is nothing more than a 20min player off the

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15 Replies · Reply by Jack yesterday
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HKF replied to Muttman's discussion Who is the worst ref in the NRL?
"Without a doubt it's atkins,  not because he is incompetent but because it seems he blatantly favours certain teams. I remember about 2 seasons ago in an eels game he sent every eels try to the bunker  as no try and every try the other team scored…"
10 minutes ago
Electric Eel 2 replied to Electric Eel 2's discussion SIMMONSONS HIT ON TEDESCO
" Well said HOE.  It does my head in!"
14 minutes ago
Brett Allen replied to Muttman's discussion Who is the worst ref in the NRL?
"I've said it before, our refs don't understand the game. They know the rule book inside and out, but they don't understand the game. "
14 minutes ago
HKF replied to Poppa's discussion Where is our talent coming from
"Only if they identify as men"
17 minutes ago