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Recent content by LineBall

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    2021 R19 Thu - Parramatta 10-12 Canberra @ Cbus Super

    I agree. It wasn’t me and he was definitely offside.
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    Question on Peter V'landys

    My proposal for the next rule change: Go back to 1984: Contested scrums Striking at the play the ball Play the ball forward if you want to Stealing the ball allowed, no matter how many in the tackle 5 meter rule for both attack and defense (get rid of blockers stopping the markers pressuring...
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    Refereeing The Magic Round sin bin directive Didn't know where else to post this but thought it would be of interest to some.
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    Round 13 vs. St George Illawarra Dragons Discussion

    Isaako needs to have a line put through his name for good. He has one good game every year, which seems to make up for the terrible, basic errors he makes every other game. Send him to Q cup, never to return. Kelly and Mead have been made the most of their chances and have shown promise.
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    Origin 1 at Melbourne Covid Ground

    Play in the afternoon at Eden Park in Auckland. Makes as much sense as playing it in Melbourne.
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    News Jamil Hopoate arrested, charged

    He and his father are F***wits. End Thread.
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    Refereeing The Magic Round sin bin directive

    I agree. There is a difference between having a fast game and one that flows. 30 years ago without the bunker, without shot clocks, the game just flowed. They had proper scrums which they packed and got the ball back into play in less time than it takes for professionals today.
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    Six Again / Rule Changes

    Yep. That comes back to the refs unfortunately.
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    Six Again / Rule Changes

    I’d still prefer they blow a penalty as they used to, and non offending team has three options: 1. Tap kick and restart the tackle count. 2. Kick for touch, with no restart of the count. 3. Kick at goal. This would allow everybody to see what the penalty was for, and would even out the...
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    The Game Future NRL Stadiums part II

    Christchurch Bears. Red and Black. Synergy with the Crusaders and no doubt will have a fan base in Sydney that would support them.
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    The Game Future NRL Stadiums part II

    I would have thought a second NZ team would be better placed in a different city, and the warriors could revert back to being Auckland. Hopefully jump on the back of rivalries that are already in place.
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    NRL two conferences

    Using my "glass half full" thinking, one positive could be that increase in Sydney derbies should increase crowds, which in turn would strengthen the NRL's case for government investment in suburban grounds. If they make the finals series the top four from each conference, and seed them 1-8 on...
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    News 18th man??

    The sharks were very unfortunate, no doubt. I'd like to wait and see how often this situation occurs though before adding an extra man to the bench.
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    News 18th man??

    I voted no. Coaches might need to rethink their interchanges and keep a few up their sleeve for later in the game.
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    Six Again / Rule Changes

    Penalties should be kick for touch - tackle count doesn't restart, or tap and go for 6 again. That way you would also stop the cynical penalties we are getting on tackle one where players will lie on the ball carrier and give away 6 again, which in effect is only one extra tackle. It would...