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Discussion in 'St George Illawarra Dragons' started by Maddragon99, Sep 7, 2020.

  1. redVinme

    redVinme Juniors

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    Fancy that we do! We will probs have to pay over though haha
     
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    Wane.

    But preferably Fitzgibbon if the board weren't f**king incompetent.
     
  3. Blood Shot Eyes

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    I hope I will be saying this this time next year (Im sure I will) but lets get behind Griffin and start our journey back up to where we belong.....not for just the team but for all us supporters that have had to endure years and years of mediocricy....Im not inexperienced enough to think results are going to happen overnight because they wont...but for mine the appointment of Griffin is a huge step in the right direction
     
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  4. blue bags

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    me too , your misses , she is a goer
     
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  5. Smug Panther

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    Zero chance. Many MANY players think Hook is an arrogant wanker. Young Matt will be well informed
     
  6. R&WTILLIDIE

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    Fair enough mate.

    I wouldn’t have been too keen on another rookie coach after the debacles that were Brown, Price and McFlop, but each to their own mate. I think Griffin is the best of a mediocre bunch.
     
  7. franklin2323

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    He will get you guys in the finals probably not much further but will set up for the next guy when the board wants more.

    He will get the guys fit. Do the basics right and play the kids ( which you guys should do more)

    All in all decent enough signing especially without Gus to get in the way
     
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  8. franklin2323

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    How many of those guys are playing elsewhere and struggling?

    So players need a cuddle. Some need strictness... Those that want a cuddle then Griffin ( and a few others ) isn't for them
     
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    Well this probably what we need , someone who is not a mate to the players , a wanker will do me if he gets the job done ....
     
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    And if players need someone to get on the piss with them and fart ass around all season, then McFlop is their man
     
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  11. redVinme

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    Hook can get us to finals and then Dean can come in and send us back to 15th. I havent seen a shred of a first grade coach in him based on experience or success. Even on nrl 360 they said he did pretty good for a couple of weeks then the "team" did poorly and was inconsistent.

    How about lost to two plodder teams and only just beat a 3rd..

    f**k off to another team and prove You belong.

    Hook first up needs a strong attacking coach as assistant first and foremost.

    Not a bloke in charge of the 15th best defence last Year
     
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    lets hope that hook has been looking at the roster while he has been interviewed we ( he) needs to identify the players that are not wanted whilst targetting those that can add value to the current team . I would like to think griffin will look at moving cam back to hooker and hunt back to the halves and rebuild the forwards with a quality prop ( with attitude) and a replacement for frizzell Main thing is we need cc cup back next year so the whole squad gets game time Be interesting to see the backroom changes - i wonder if our meditation guy is feeling on shaky ground
     
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    Exactly why Hook was needed. Total opposite as Smug Panther said plenty will hate it but if he wins 55% of his games. Then they will have to deal with it
     
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    Why is it your turn to do the dishes
     
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    If he's anything like he was at our place, the first thing he'll do is get the team supremely fit, so that they're not surrendering leads late in games. Then he'll look at the junior setup. You've got a good enough roster to make the finals next year.
     
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    Griffin took credit for a lot of work with our juniors that he simply had nothing to do with. His interview on NRL 360 after getting sacked was pathetic. Yes he will get them very fit though
     
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    Will Deano be assistant to Hook?
     
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    dishes no problem. i just love seeing her do her thing :D
     
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    I think the club are looking to offload Norman to the Sharks. And I'm not talking about the NRL team.....
     
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    Me too, but Griffin it is and he's ours now and I will back him until he give me reason not to...
     

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