Coach's fears surface in loss

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Re: Coach's fears surface in loss

Post by Merlot Tiger » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 9:56 am

I agree with the comment that we are not the team that we think we are. (or would like to be). I was hoping these words were not going to come up again this year but inconsistent and commitment seem to be rearing their heads again. Whilst it's becoming obvious we are concentrating on being more patient with the ball and or completion rates at times are almost perfect, we then let ourselves down in other aspects of the game. We are a team that is unable to focus on more then 2 or 3 things at a time and don't seem to be able to play a complete game consistently. I think we need to just have to come to terms with the fact that we are not the team we all would like our Tigers to be. there are glimpses of controlled aggression but all to rare from our forwards, we are not intimidating to other packs, Benji is being patient with the ball in hand which is great to see but then not choosing his times correctly as to when to surprise the defence, our defence under the high ball is horrible, but then Moltzen will take a high ball, beat 3 players and get it out to the 40. Once again it's the heart attack tigers coming our way and we just don't know what game they are going to play week to week.


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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 1:24 pm

Knuckles wrote:You seem to talk a lot after a couple of losses.
i was here when we were winning, i was here when we were losing, i am here now.

get your facts right
My Round 1 Team 2018

1. lolo 2. noffa 3. suli 4. milne 5. fonua
6. reynolds 7. brooks
8. packer 9. ET 10. Twal
11. McQuen 12. Lawrence 13. Eiso
14. Matulino 15. McIllwrick 16. Sue 17. Aloiai
18. Marsters 19. Benji 20. Grant 21. K Naiqama
Next: Liddle, MCK, Felise, MWZ, Thompson, Rochow, Gamble

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Post by InBenjiWeTrust » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 1:54 pm

Merlot Tiger wrote:I agree with the comment that we are not the team that we think we are. (or would like to be). I was hoping these words were not going to come up again this year but inconsistent and commitment seem to be rearing their heads again. Whilst it's becoming obvious we are concentrating on being more patient with the ball and or completion rates at times are almost perfect, we then let ourselves down in other aspects of the game. We are a team that is unable to focus on more then 2 or 3 things at a time and don't seem to be able to play a complete game consistently. I think we need to just have to come to terms with the fact that we are not the team we all would like our Tigers to be. there are glimpses of controlled aggression but all to rare from our forwards, we are not intimidating to other packs, Benji is being patient with the ball in hand which is great to see but then not choosing his times correctly as to when to surprise the defence, our defence under the high ball is horrible, but then Moltzen will take a high ball, beat 3 players and get it out to the 40. Once again it's the heart attack tigers coming our way and we just don't know what game they are going to play week to week.
IMHO, if we struggle, Marshall often takes too much responsibility, he than tries to play risky and sometimes it pays off and sometimes doesn't.

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Post by magpiecol » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 4:25 pm

PYMBLEPETE wrote:I think its a bit harsh to be blaming Sheens. He has quite rightly identified that the Roosters and Knights would be up for those games - but the players have not responded accordingly. It is hardly a surprise; we have seen the same from this team, particularly at this time of the year, over recent seasons. Even the ever enthusiastic Beau Ryan seemed to be down on enthusiasm last night.
I thought that Sheens was the coach of this side. Silly me.

If you can't blame him, who do you blame? The players? no doubt. Ok then. When there are no changes to the team that played the way they did, how about Sheens then?

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Post by Knuckles » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 5:01 pm

tig_prmz wrote:
Knuckles wrote:You seem to talk a lot after a couple of losses.
i was here when we were winning, i was here when we were losing, i am here now.

get your facts right
They are right .... You just misinterpreted what I wrote !


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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 5:02 pm

enlighten me
My Round 1 Team 2018

1. lolo 2. noffa 3. suli 4. milne 5. fonua
6. reynolds 7. brooks
8. packer 9. ET 10. Twal
11. McQuen 12. Lawrence 13. Eiso
14. Matulino 15. McIllwrick 16. Sue 17. Aloiai
18. Marsters 19. Benji 20. Grant 21. K Naiqama
Next: Liddle, MCK, Felise, MWZ, Thompson, Rochow, Gamble

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Post by Knuckles » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 5:06 pm

tig_prmz wrote:enlighten me
Must I educate you again ?!?!

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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 5:10 pm

if you wish to single me out in your post, then hopefully you have the decency to explain to me what you meant
My Round 1 Team 2018

1. lolo 2. noffa 3. suli 4. milne 5. fonua
6. reynolds 7. brooks
8. packer 9. ET 10. Twal
11. McQuen 12. Lawrence 13. Eiso
14. Matulino 15. McIllwrick 16. Sue 17. Aloiai
18. Marsters 19. Benji 20. Grant 21. K Naiqama
Next: Liddle, MCK, Felise, MWZ, Thompson, Rochow, Gamble

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Post by Knuckles » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 5:15 pm

Alright alright .... No need to take the moral high ground.

I said you seem to talk a lot after a couple of losses and you said I was here when we wre losing, here when we are Winning and here now.

Are you telling me you don't talk much after a couple of losses ?

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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 6:01 pm

stilll dont get your point.. i was talking after wins.. i was talking after losses, im talking now. are you trying to say i talk more when we lose rather than when we win? cmon dude, on what comparison are you saying that im talking a lot after losses?

you're completely mindf-ing me atm
My Round 1 Team 2018

1. lolo 2. noffa 3. suli 4. milne 5. fonua
6. reynolds 7. brooks
8. packer 9. ET 10. Twal
11. McQuen 12. Lawrence 13. Eiso
14. Matulino 15. McIllwrick 16. Sue 17. Aloiai
18. Marsters 19. Benji 20. Grant 21. K Naiqama
Next: Liddle, MCK, Felise, MWZ, Thompson, Rochow, Gamble

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Post by Knuckles » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 6:07 pm

tig_prmz wrote:stilll dont get your point.. i was talking after wins.. i was talking after losses, im talking now. are you trying to say i talk more when we lose rather than when we win? cmon dude, on what comparison are you saying that im talking a lot after losses?

you're completely mindf-ing me atm
What is mindf-ing ???
Have no idea what this is ....probably something rude :(

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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 6:09 pm

blaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa.... nvm
My Round 1 Team 2018

1. lolo 2. noffa 3. suli 4. milne 5. fonua
6. reynolds 7. brooks
8. packer 9. ET 10. Twal
11. McQuen 12. Lawrence 13. Eiso
14. Matulino 15. McIllwrick 16. Sue 17. Aloiai
18. Marsters 19. Benji 20. Grant 21. K Naiqama
Next: Liddle, MCK, Felise, MWZ, Thompson, Rochow, Gamble

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Post by Knuckles » Fri 29 Jun, 2012 6:46 pm

I must be talking to a 10 year old !

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Post by innsaneink » Sun 08 Jul, 2012 1:06 pm

Knuckles wrote:Alright alright .... No need to take the moral high ground.

I said you seem to talk a lot after a couple of losses and you said I was here when we wre losing, here when we are Winning and here now.

Are you telling me you don't talk much after a couple of losses ?

Anyone seen knuckles???
Been very quiet lately

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