James Graham?

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  1. Frank Facer

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    I just read on Fox Sports that Canterbury are tying to offload, James Graham, the Morris Brothers, Eastwood and Mbye. I would love us to sign Graham. We should have the cash available to sign him. I have been saying that we need another 2 good props added to our roster for next year. Graham would be great. He is a leader, he has a lot of passion, he has ball playing skills. A starting pair of props of Vaughan and Graham, would be one of the best in the comp. I think he would be good for our young forwards too. He also wants to win a premiership desperately. That could make us a better proposition than the likes of Newcastle, who are interested in signing Graham and have big money to offer him.
     
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    This came up earlier in the year, and I was firmly against signing graham. I think he is in his twilight and nowhere near as effective as he once was.

    However... the bloke f**king HATES losing. Might be just the sort of attitude the club needs at the moment to fire the boys up.

    So it's a maybe from me now. How far we've fallen.
     
  3. Old Kogarah Boy 1

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    Sign Graham, ditched Eastwood and Mbye ................... and tell the Morris boys to go and get stuffed!
     
  4. Bests Golden Boots

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    I'd rather have Eastwood for two years, still only 30, I think he could thrive in a new environment under a new coach..........not out current coach obviously.
     
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    I want Brownie back or JD even Henry if hes punted from the Coast
     
  7. Frank Facer

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    I will say that Graham would be an upgrade on Packer.
     
  8. red rocket

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    We need graham and graham needs us have a chat to da lad Gaz
     
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    I sure that the Dragons spoke to Graham a few years back , towards the end of his previous contract and the man apparently did not want to have anything to do with us .

    I believe that if he was to go , then Newcastle would be his destination . He would probably view them as a young team on the rise and one that would be benefit more from his experience . That , plus being his last contract , he would be after the best possible deal , money wise .
     
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    I see Eastwood as a perfect replacement for Packer, tough no nonsense up the middle front row forward,
     
  11. AyiosYiorgos

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    Does Graham have a neck problem?
     
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    I would love to sign Graham but that task is way above Millward's capabilities.
     
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    Graham and Eastwood no thanks.
     
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    Graham will put some mongrel and desire to win in the pack BUT he's on borrowed time. His neck is, by all reports, made of Tim Tams.
     
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    Would consider for 2 years. If the dogs pay a lot of next years freight. Might be good to have someone that actually wants to win games
     
  17. Life's Good

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    Graham would be a good signing. Hates to lose and doesn't mind showing it which would inject some life into the players. 2 years. Best part would be the Dogs pick up the tab.
     
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    If the dogs are paying some of his wage I could live with that. As others have said he hates losing & never gives up which would be what we need. I would much rather him than Lillyman of which there are murmurs around we are looking at him.
     
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    The guy has the right attitude, however he is physically past his used buy date and is one of the main reasons the Bulldogs have fallen apart this season.
     
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    I'd be fine with signing Graham, just can't see it happening.
     

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