2018 State of Origin Game 2 - Sunday June 24

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  1. 84 Baby

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    Honestly if I was Paul McGregor and Saints made GF, I'd be tempted to rest Hunt
     
  2. Gary Gutful

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    DCE will play Origin 3.
     
  3. Gronk

    Gronk Moderator Staff Member

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    Agree. Gutho could have done a better job, if they just wanted a merkin to scurry about linking plays, defending in the centres or offering that second line of defence to shut down a line break.
     
  4. Bazal

    Bazal Post Whore

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    You merkins are cooked! Ben Hunt is a big game player with a great record.

    Single handedly won a GF for the Cowboys and almost single handedly won an Origin series for NSW. Brilliant player
     
  5. Eelectrica

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    Pity we never got to see the epic dual between Hunt and Pierce for Origin supremacy.
     
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  6. 84 Baby

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    Ben Hunt - The Robbie Kruse of NRL
     
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    Thurston was livid hunt kicked on 3rd with a player in the bin. Did they even attempt to attack the nsw right edge during that period?
     
  8. hineyrulz

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    It would of been a Derpfest for the ages.
     
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  9. Gronk

    Gronk Moderator Staff Member

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    Gottem all 5 games

     
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  10. hindy111

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    I wpuld of went Maloney.
    Cleary was junk bsr the tackle.
    Latrell was a beast also
     
  11. hindy111

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    DCE plays last night they win.

    Ben Hunt goes to water in big games.
     
  12. Eelogical

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    The QLD coach didn't think so on both counts.
     
  13. BoneyBlake17

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    If only his parents didn't move up to QLD.

    He was originally from greystanes
     
  14. The EELiminator

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    what's even more brilliant is he did it on virtually the same blade of grass at anz stadium
     
  15. I'm a loser baby...

    I'm a loser baby... Coach

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    Watching the Queensland show. It's enjoyable to see them trying not to turn on Hunt but finding a way to do it in the end.
     
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  16. Gary Gutful

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    Good point.
     
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  17. Gary Gutful

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    This will really start testing their shitty theories about 'not turning on each other' 'picking and sticking' etc.
     
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  18. I'm a loser baby...

    I'm a loser baby... Coach

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    Yep. It's good to have the shoe on the other foot after so long.
     
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  19. hineyrulz

    hineyrulz Post Whore

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    They lose two games and they are already eating their own, so much for all their loyalty BS.

    It’s easy to be loyal when you win 12 out of 13 series.
     
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  20. TheParraboy

    TheParraboy Moderator Staff Member

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    our spine should be settled for the next couple of years
    (Maloney is 33yo next year)

    For QLD you would assume Ponga to 1 next year with Slater gone
    They will stay with Munster at 6, but 7 and 9 anyones guess

    to start with, hope we can go 3-0 this year and then repeat the effort next year
     

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