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Re: Our attack

Post by jirskyr » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 7:18 pm

Fox put up interesting stats

http://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-pre ... adae36d800
omewhat surprisingly, the Tigers have made the fourth most metres of any NRL team across the first five rounds with an average of 1462 per game. They’re also second for tackle busts with 31.2 per game.

Those numbers would generally lead to plenty of points but save for their round one smash up of the Rabbitohs, the Tigers’ best effort is 14.

Why? They’re bereft of ideas and penetration in attack.

Their conversion rate once they get into their opponents’ 20 metre zone is deplorable.

They’ve been tackled a whopping 191 times in the red zone across five games and have managed just five tries from those plays. That’s one try from inside their opponents’ 20 for every 31.8 tackles in that zone.


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Post by mike » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:18 pm

JT coached it out of them. Defense wins games.... lmao. Scoring more points than the opposition is what wins games.
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Post by mike » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm

Nucky Thompson wrote:
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id say tedesco and moses are playing somewhat injured. Moses from all start and tedesco look unfit
For Moses that is quite possible true. Tedesco just hasn't been given the ball at the right times. Tedesco has become the go to man, much like Benji was towards the end, expected to pull something out of the hat on every play but instead it becomes predictable.
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Post by innsaneink » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm

Oh god...here we go again

If you keep the opposition to two tries, its easier to score three to win...comprende?

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Post by Geo. » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:28 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm
Oh god...here we go again

If you keep the opposition to two tries, its easier to score three to win...comprende?
Almost has a steve moment..

Storm seem to be doing OK on the back of defence...
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Post by mike » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:38 pm

innsaneink wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm
Oh god...here we go again

If you keep the opposition to two tries, its easier to score three to win...comprende?
i understand perfectly, you need to do both. Defend AND attack. Comprehend?
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Post by TrueTiger » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:40 pm

Geo. wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:28 pm
innsaneink wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm
Oh god...here we go again

If you keep the opposition to two tries, its easier to score three to win...comprende?
Almost has a steve moment..

Storm seem to be doing OK on the back of defence...
GEO,I cant help thinking that our players get into a position in the oppositions zone and then all of a sudden are unsure of what to do next....surely at this level and the amount of practise they do,then it should come as a second nature how to finish off the play....is it immaturity or not having the confidence in the players around you that is making them make errors of judgement and not completing..?? or as Gould said in the commentary ""the Tigers are more dangerous from 60 out than 20 out""
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Post by happy tiger » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:44 pm

Geo. wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:28 pm
innsaneink wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:23 pm
Oh god...here we go again

If you keep the opposition to two tries, its easier to score three to win...comprende?
Almost has a steve moment..

Storm seem to be doing OK on the back of defence...
Defence isn't important , if we score 68 every week we'll be fine until we play the Raiders in the GF

Steve was right , we need him back more than ever

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Post by Masterton » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 9:54 pm

WestsBenTigers wrote:
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Why doesn't Moses run at the line more?
Fair go. Moses topped the runs and was accused of being a "hog" 2 games ago.
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Post by Nucky Thompson » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 11:06 pm

How obsessed was Moses and halves going tonight side. Unsure whether it's because idris not pushing up in attack or their just hopeless . Vision of Moses throwing a pass onto a idris on the burst appears it's just not going to happen. Needs fixing fast.

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Post by Nucky Thompson » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 11:07 pm

We have not had a centre since in a in form Lawrence. How hard is it?

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Post by Tigerdave » Mon 03 Apr, 2017 11:13 pm

jirskyr wrote:
Mon 03 Apr, 2017 7:18 pm
Fox put up interesting stats

http://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-pre ... adae36d800
omewhat surprisingly, the Tigers have made the fourth most metres of any NRL team across the first five rounds with an average of 1462 per game. They’re also second for tackle busts with 31.2 per game.

Those numbers would generally lead to plenty of points but save for their round one smash up of the Rabbitohs, the Tigers’ best effort is 14.

Why? They’re bereft of ideas and penetration in attack.

Their conversion rate once they get into their opponents’ 20 metre zone is deplorable.

They’ve been tackled a whopping 191 times in the red zone across five games and have managed just five tries from those plays. That’s one try from inside their opponents’ 20 for every 31.8 tackles in that zone.
Yeah it's a head scratcher, the pigs appear to be doing alright making metres, but then when it's up to the playmakers to build on those metres, they have no idea.

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