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Discussion in 'Cronulla Sutherland Sharks' started by spirit of league, Mar 14, 2017.

  1. 2012....Sharks Year

    2012....Sharks Year Juniors

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    Never know.... Newie might be forcing us to pay big coin for bird then come in with good offers for say Prior and Capewell that we can't possibly match. Been done before.
     
  2. 2012....Sharks Year

    2012....Sharks Year Juniors

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    Sure Ricky is doing cartwheels knowing he had the best back line player despite getting thrashed by 30 odd.
     
  3. Miller was a legend

    Miller was a legend Coach

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    Yeah, but that's not the point he is making
     
  4. cb4

    cb4 First Grade

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    If ever a point went over your head, this was it.
     
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  5. 2012....Sharks Year

    2012....Sharks Year Juniors

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    Yeah...Nah...just getting a bit bored with going around in circles with this one. Wighton had a solid game in a badly beaten side. Bird made a solid debut at fullback. Had one try disallowed and was cut down 2 or 3 times within a meter or two of the line. On another day he could have been like Wade celebrating a hat-trick. Opinions are like arse-holes....everyone has one. Imo Chad is worth 500-600 max and Bird is worth 700-800 max. While I hope we retain both I also hope we don't pay Dragons or Knights money retaining either.
     
  6. Eion

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    Like your house, they are both only worth what people are willing to pay. Whether he's got the world fooled or not...Bird will attract more money.
     
  7. MilkShark

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    Yeah that's all good mate. I just don't remember.

    Anyways hopefully we can keep them both without paying overs.
     
  8. Craigshark

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    If our halves are Bird/Maloney last year and not Maloney/Townsend, we don't win the comp.
     
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  9. MilkShark

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    What's that go to do with the price of fish?
     
  10. Craigshark

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    Everything. Townsend is a premiership winning halfback. Whilst I know the guy has his issues, he deserves a little more credit.
     
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  11. cb4

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    A lot in the context of our discussion really.
     
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  12. shark dressed man

    shark dressed man Juniors

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    If I had to keep Bird or Townsend, I'd keep Townsend.
     
  13. Card Shark

    Card Shark Referee

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    Agree

    Bird & Townsend are both potential match winners imo.

    Bird is getting there at a younger age but i reckon they will both prove their worth this year.
     
  14. Card Shark

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    Probably agree, he's a genuine half.

    Bird may end up a good fullback (or lock) but it's not for certain. Let's see how he goes at the back against a good kicking game like the Cowboys or Storm.
     
  15. cb4

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    Knights offering Bird 7 figures.
    Bye Bird.
     
  16. Card Shark

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    They're f**king mad.

    Haven't they learnt anything over the last few years.

    Paying way too much for him & Ponga.
     
  17. Arnold

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    Exactly cardy...

    They will be spending 1.5M a year on a FB and a Ctr playing 5/8.

    Good luck.

    He would be better off going back to saints.
     
  18. Frenzy.

    Frenzy. Immortal

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    Chad was city origin half last year.

    Ben Hunt - 1.2 mill a year
    Chad Townsend - 1 mill a year

    Seems right actually. Chad shits on Ben Hunt.
     
  19. MilkShark

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    Lol if chad gets 1 mill he better starting playing like it.
     
  20. MilkShark

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    If chad plays centre last year we don't win the premiership.
     

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