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Scott McRae - Not Wanted For 2020

Discussion in 'Penrith Panthers' started by darkbloom, Dec 10, 2019.

  1. OldPanther

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    Everyone is getting cynical watching Roosters and Storm win everything.
     
  2. franklin2323

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    I don’t care so much them winning as I do the standard of footy drop. You get these runs even comps with drafts get these runs

    I am hoping it is just due to the high number of elite players retiring. Either way the year on year tries per game decline makes the game more ordinary
     
  3. murraymob

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    The new ground announcer Dave O'Neill .New hot dog seller Dave O'Neill .Is anybody safe The master plan sack everybody
     
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  4. Fangs

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    Surely there is another Cleary who can do the ground announcements?

    922. We need 78 more alts to complete this.
     
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  5. tripster

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    Totally agree. Love the guy. Best ground announcer in the NRL (and have seen a few at different games). He also appeals to the whole crowd. Can’t understand why we would sack him.
     
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    sorry. Had to work today...I will get back to it lord Fangs
     
  7. franklin2323

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    renew the contract and sack are different things... there would be a plan whether it is better guess we see. I doubt many people care who is ground announcing
     
  8. franklin2323

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    Can’t say I paid much attention to those times others have filled in
     
  9. Abacus

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    Scotty is a seriously funny guy. I had the opportunity a long time ago to spend a few games up in the announcers box - his best material was the stuff he couldn't say on the mic. Also a legitimate Panthers man - could blow up with the best of them!
     
  10. snickers007

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    Looking at the bigger picture (eg winning a premiership) this seems very, very minor.

    However, there are certain aspects of our game day experience that I think are absolutely iconic (the gong, hell's bells etc). And Scotty played his part too. I'm not sure what my ideal game day experience is, but I've been to enough away games to know that we are head and shoulders above a lot of teams.

    Even my missus (who is a Rabbits fan) enjoys the way Penrith do things. Her words when I told her about Scotty: "Hopefully the Rabbits get on the phone to him. He's a mile better than that dickhead we've got at the moment"

    Hopefully whatever we have planned improves things.

    And I'm off to sign the petition too
     
  11. Fangs

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  12. darkbloom

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    Yes - the change in direction is required for many aspects of the Panthers organisation, this is probably the least important of them.
     
  13. BxTom

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    I guess that Dave has got another mate that needs a job...
     
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  14. Fangs

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    We are the Panthers
     
  15. Kilkenny

    Kilkenny First Grade

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    Very true.

    Scott was a really nice person all round good guy. Good luck to him in the future.
     

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