General NRL 2018 Round 5 - General Discussion

Great finish to a scrappy game with one of the NZ boys getting the winning field goal.

Tigers a bit of a surprise packet this year. All defense to, I wonder how long until they shake off their entertainers tag they have been carrying since 2005.
 
Poor bennett losing it when asked about neither kodi or milford knowing how to control a game....why in the world did they pay 1m a season for a centre in jack bird...insane!
Simple solution. Bird to 5/8 Milf half.
Isn’t Bird a rep half, or was close to it?

In saying that, I just can’t doubt Bennett.
He’s persisted before when people have doubted what he’s up to and egged everyone’s faces.
 
Quick observations.

Is Ivan Cleary the only coach currently with a winning record against Melbourne/Craig Bellamy?

Who wouldve thought after 5 rounds Broncos, Storm & Cowboys would all have losing records.
 
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bruce

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Brandy coppin some heat on the Fox Footy after show for saying JT looking like a player who’s played one year too long.
I think that is unfair not only on JT but also on the Warriors. This is a tight competition and it doesn't take much to be off the pace. You can only play as good as the other team lets you.

I have to say though I don't know how Ivan Cleary is doing it with the Tigers. They are not a team of rock stars, but they are winning against very good sides.
 
I think that is unfair not only on JT but also on the Warriors. This is a tight competition and it doesn't take much to be off the pace. You can only play as good as the other team lets you.

I have to say though I don't know how Ivan Cleary is doing it with the Tigers. They are not a team of rock stars, but they are winning against very good sides.
Pretty sure he’s basing it off the season so far not just the Warriors game.
JT is legend no doubt, I’m a huge fan of his whole career.
Maybe he’s played at such an amazing level for so long that it’s always expected.
But I do tend to agree with Brandy. He doesn’t look the same.
Was funny when Bramdy said it, the panel reacted like it was almost blasphemous lol