The Return of the Sledge

Discussion in 'NRL' started by leaguelegend21, Jul 11, 2019.

  1. leaguelegend21

    leaguelegend21 Juniors

    Joined:
    Sep 10, 2016
    Messages:
    441
    Likes Received:
    299
    Last night Joshua “Moose” McGuire, who was recently labelled the Human grub, gave the mother of old sprays to Blacob Ferguson.

    In a game where rival players seem to laugh and carry on with eachother, it was good to see some genuine feeling back in the game. Apparently Klemmer and Ferg almost knocked Moose’s block off - cool stuff!

    Is the sledge back?

    Does anyone know the content of the sledge?

    What are some of the all time great sledges?
     
  2. King hit

    King hit First Grade

    Joined:
    Dec 11, 2016
    Messages:
    9,475
    Likes Received:
    4,975
    Telling McGuire to go have his meeting is always great
     
  3. beave

    beave Coach

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2004
    Messages:
    14,250
    Likes Received:
    5,028
    Google would be your friend. Ferguson has a chequered past off the field, I’d say a particular incident would be the focus of the ‘sledge’.

    For the record, Mcguire might play for my club side but he is an A grade dickhead.
     
  4. ReddFelon

    ReddFelon Juniors

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2017
    Messages:
    629
    Likes Received:
    681
    Given the way the media (particularly the News Corp blokes) are dodging saying what McGuire allegedly said, I wonder if it was a racial slur.
     
  5. AJB1102

    AJB1102 Bench

    Joined:
    Jan 6, 2015
    Messages:
    3,969
    Likes Received:
    3,260
    McGuire has a tramp stamp that I'm pretty sure says "Family Girl".
     
    thorson1987 and Reflector like this.
  6. Munted

    Munted Juniors

    Joined:
    Aug 19, 2014
    Messages:
    2,163
    Likes Received:
    1,080
    Maguire is the grubbiest merkin out there. Thank f**k he has league to support himself otherwise he would be bashing merkins for 20 outside Hoyts.
     
    Reflector likes this.
  7. nick87

    nick87 First Grade

    Joined:
    Jan 17, 2014
    Messages:
    9,584
    Likes Received:
    1,915
    McGuire and Ferguson is a real meeting of the minds, isn't it?
     
    Sphagnum, magpie_man, Vee and 9 others like this.
  8. Reflector

    Reflector Juniors

    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2018
    Messages:
    251
    Likes Received:
    472

    Boyd Cordner sounds like an uhhhhh Rhodes Scholar compared to uhhhhh those two
     
  9. veggiepatch1959

    veggiepatch1959 First Grade

    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2011
    Messages:
    9,124
    Likes Received:
    3,557
    Best sledge I ever heard was Canterbury Berries halfback Terry Reynolds bait the Eels forward pack back in about 1970.

    He said to a particular Parra prop something on the lines of "Geez ya missus and daughter both have tight merkins".

    One second later BOOM! Both packs broke into an all in brawl. Glorious.
     
    Last edited: Jul 12, 2019
  10. The Mad Hatter

    The Mad Hatter First Grade

    Joined:
    May 29, 2011
    Messages:
    9,359
    Likes Received:
    3,911
    I like sledging.

    I noticed Michael Morgan got gobby at Blake as half time started.

    Later Morgan caught the karma bus.
     
  11. Captain Apollo

    Captain Apollo First Grade

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2013
    Messages:
    6,858
    Likes Received:
    1,868
    On NRL 360 both Rothfield and Kent described the comment as "defamatory" which was why they could not say it on air.
     
  12. butchmcdick

    butchmcdick Immortal

    Joined:
    Mar 29, 2006
    Messages:
    35,648
    Likes Received:
    6,792
    If there is one thing Rothfield and Kent know it's defamation
     
  13. Rhyno

    Rhyno First Grade

    Joined:
    Jul 20, 2014
    Messages:
    8,110
    Likes Received:
    575
    Chambers calling Gallen a Drug cheat f**k

     
    Saxon likes this.
  14. Patorick

    Patorick First Grade

    Joined:
    Apr 29, 2005
    Messages:
    8,888
    Likes Received:
    76
    What happens on the field, stays on the field.
     
  15. no name

    no name Coach

    Joined:
    Jul 25, 2007
    Messages:
    14,274
    Likes Received:
    3,748
    The great sledges are usually clever and/or funny.
    That was neither.
     
  16. ram raid

    ram raid Bench

    Joined:
    Mar 18, 2014
    Messages:
    3,691
    Likes Received:
    368
    How could anybody hate Morgan. He's probably the nicest guy unlucky enough to finish last in the grubfest that is NRL.
     
  17. TheFrog

    TheFrog Coach

    Joined:
    May 31, 2009
    Messages:
    12,839
    Likes Received:
    3,674
    Dylan Walker to Curtis Scott: Go on hit me.
     
    Willie Ray and Saxon like this.
  18. The Bye

    The Bye Juniors

    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2019
    Messages:
    266
    Likes Received:
    53
    Apparently it carried on later in the match, with Blake ‘Dennis’ Ferguson saying if he said the sledge again he was going to clock Moose. Which is a baffling attempted threat given we’ve all bared witness to Ferguson’s ability to punch on after getting bashed by a bum they dragged out of a pub in Goulburn for his one and only ‘professional’ fight.
     
  19. The Moist Captain

    The Moist Captain Juniors

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2016
    Messages:
    163
    Likes Received:
    203
    Morgan comes across as a likeable, normal guy.

    He is also the poster-boy for conjunctivitis. If Visine or Clear Eyes haven’t offered him a TPA already, they need a new marketing team.
     
    Hutty1986 likes this.
  20. Pistol_Pete

    Pistol_Pete Juniors

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2012
    Messages:
    778
    Likes Received:
    59
    Bryce Gibbs to Ben Hannant
     

Share This Page