A review from a Yank

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Re: A review from a Yank

Post by JRD » Sat 24 Jul, 2010 9:39 am

fergiefurr wrote: if the nrl properly promoted the sport in the USA i have no doubts americans would love it. maybe it would be worth the nrl doing an AFL Hunt/Folau type purchase and getting a pro NFL player, then playing him in a trial game in his home city?
So you havent head of Manfred Moore?


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Post by Ian AKA Tiger Ted » Sat 24 Jul, 2010 10:53 pm

JRD wrote:
fergiefurr wrote: if the nrl properly promoted the sport in the USA i have no doubts americans would love it. maybe it would be worth the nrl doing an AFL Hunt/Folau type purchase and getting a pro NFL player, then playing him in a trial game in his home city?
So you havent head of Manfred Moore?
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Post by Sabre » Sun 25 Jul, 2010 10:12 am

G. Strombolli wrote:I really enjoyed that, great read - how on earth did you find it?
Google News.

i thought it was funny that he was shocked at a fan calling a player a dumb coconut, and that it wouldnt happen in the States. Their crowds must be quite calm and pleasant if even that sounds bad to him lol.

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