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Re: November 1st

Unread post by avocadoontoast » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 4:17 pm

Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 3:51 pm
tigger2010 wrote:
Tue 31 Oct, 2017 9:53 pm
Cordner is not much better than Lawrence?That will do me.He Calves us up every time we play them.

I think, looking back on it - he may not be as good as Rowdy.
Surely you can't truly believe that?


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Unread post by formerguest » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 4:20 pm

Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 3:51 pm
tigger2010 wrote:
Tue 31 Oct, 2017 9:53 pm
Cordner is not much better than Lawrence?That will do me.He Calves us up every time we play them.
The team calves us up - not Cordner.

He would be flat out calving up a Christmas turkey.

I think, looking back on it - he may not be as good as Rowdy.
It seems the bovine reference is contagious. Maybe he can give birth to one for the Cowboys to ride, or put it on ice until the end of his league career.

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Unread post by Russell » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 7:24 pm

avocadoontoast wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 4:17 pm
Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 3:51 pm
tigger2010 wrote:
Tue 31 Oct, 2017 9:53 pm
Cordner is not much better than Lawrence?That will do me.He Calves us up every time we play them.

I think, looking back on it - he may not be as good as Rowdy.
Surely you can't truly believe that?
I do, what people see in Cordner - apart from being a hard runner of the ball is beyond me.

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Unread post by Nelson » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 7:38 pm

Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 7:24 pm
avocadoontoast wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 4:17 pm
Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 3:51 pm
tigger2010 wrote:
Tue 31 Oct, 2017 9:53 pm
Cordner is not much better than Lawrence?That will do me.He Calves us up every time we play them.

I think, looking back on it - he may not be as good as Rowdy.
Surely you can't truly believe that?
I do, what people see in Cordner - apart from being a hard runner of the ball is beyond me.
Plays 80 minutes, runs hard, runs good lines, tackles hard, has a high work rate, low error rate...yeah awful player

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Unread post by Geo. » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 7:42 pm

I think I've entered Bizarro World...
Ivan's Laws

1. You are either on the Bus or you are off..
2. The Star of the Team is the Team
3. Be the player your teammates want to play with..
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Geo nailed it...


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Unread post by avocadoontoast » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 8:21 pm

Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 7:24 pm
avocadoontoast wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 4:17 pm
Russell wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 3:51 pm
tigger2010 wrote:
Tue 31 Oct, 2017 9:53 pm
Cordner is not much better than Lawrence?That will do me.He Calves us up every time we play them.

I think, looking back on it - he may not be as good as Rowdy.
Surely you can't truly believe that?
I do, what people see in Cordner - apart from being a hard runner of the ball is beyond me.
You’re referring to Boyd Cordner right? Not some other guy named Cordner who plays in reserve grade somewhere?

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Unread post by palms » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 8:38 pm

Coyd Bordner perhaps?

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Unread post by tiger05premier » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 8:55 pm

I agree with Russell

Cordner is a good player but nothing special

Always played in a strong side but when things get tough he tries hard but makes little difference

To me a lot like William Moore David Fairleigh Garry Larson tried hard but limited impact

Even looks great when team on top but makes little difference when team is struggling

Looked great in 1st half of SOO series but hardly noticed in 2nd half of SOO series

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Unread post by TigerKapa » Wed 01 Nov, 2017 9:17 pm

tiger05premier wrote:
Wed 01 Nov, 2017 8:55 pm
I agree with Russell

Cordner is a good player but nothing special

Always played in a strong side but when things get tough he tries hard but makes little difference

To me a lot like William Moore David Fairleigh Garry Larson tried hard but limited impact

Even looks great when team on top but makes little difference when team is struggling

Looked great in 1st half of SOO series but hardly noticed in 2nd half of SOO series
That last line describes more than half of the NSW team

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Unread post by Harvey » Thu 02 Nov, 2017 5:22 pm

The roosters pack is fairly soft all round. The thing that makes cordner look good is Aubusson playing alongside him

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Unread post by innsaneink » Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:00 pm

Lol twilite zone thread... Gimmee Cordner or Fairliegh any day... Now don't go get upset again about opinions Russ

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Unread post by GNR4LIFE » Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:06 pm

If Lawrence had never gotten injured he would be a superior player.

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Unread post by jadtiger » Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:09 pm

GNR4LIFE wrote:
Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:06 pm
If Lawrence had never gotten injured he would be a superior player.
He would still be playing in the centres/wing which was his natural game.

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Unread post by Tigerdon » Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:20 pm

GNR4LIFE wrote:
Thu 02 Nov, 2017 6:06 pm
If Lawrence had never gotten injured he would be a superior player.
Maybe. Maybe not . Lawrence can still go hard for a couple of games in a row. Then will need a spell.
It’s a very tough position being given hospital balls on the edge from your half.
If your not a massive dude. It takes its toll . I remember Bodene Thompson getting concussed regularly for us.
Dallas Johnson was one of those types as well.. actually all the Thompson’s & Johnson’s..
On his day Lawrence could be better than Cordner. But not often
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Unread post by Harvey » Fri 03 Nov, 2017 4:49 pm

Cordner would go about as well in a tigers side as Adam Blair did. Lawrence would go as well at the Roosters as cordner does. Gillett, Lowe, Crichton and Papali are better than both of them.
There are a lot of backrowers that make a name for themselves feeding off the droppings of a very good side, with a lot less that make a good side

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