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Who's ready to watch queensland win again?

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Who's ready to watch queensland win again?

 

As much as I would really like to argue with you about this, sadly I think you are right

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Come on Mighty Maroons! Grind the sky blues 'roaches into the dust for another year. It ain't sad. Sad is watching your best players head south year after year and return in the hated sky blue to slaughter your next bunch of kids. Sweet Revenge is what we have now

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Who's ready to watch queensland win again?

 

 

 

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Not this year mate

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Looking forward to watching the maroons win 10 in a row.

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The pre game build up has been spot on, gets me so pumped! Almost as good as AAMI park with ticker and dodgy ground announcer. .

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NRL highlights everything that's  wrong with Rugby League AGAIN.

 

A player does a spear tackle in State of Origin but because its a show case game he's not sent off (even though a Rugby league player is still in hospital with a spinal injury from earlier this season) and then, because he's from NSW, they downgrade the charge so he can play in the next game.

 

Last year Lewis (NSW) did a spear and again it got a wink and a nod.

 

When will player welfare be taken seriously?  Someone have to die??

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NRL highlights everything that's  wrong with Rugby League AGAIN.

 

A player does a spear tackle in State of Origin but because its a show case game he's not sent off (even though a Rugby league player is still in hospital with a spinal injury from earlier this season) and then, because he's from NSW, they downgrade the charge so he can play in the next game.

 

Last year Lewis (NSW) did a spear and again it got a wink and a nod.

 

When will player welfare be taken seriously?  Someone have to die??

Probably because the ARL runs the rep games and the NRL runs the club comp. Agree there needs to be constancy.

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Unfortunately all the ARL spend their time doing is the NSW reps trying to get one up on QLD and vice-versa.  The game is a distant second and player welfare - what's that?  This infighting is the main reason why Rugby League has been left behind by the other codes.

 

In regards the judiciary Its not just about consistency - spear tackles are extremely dangerous.  Players have actually died and of course there are the quadriplegic cases.  

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Has there ever been a better advertisement for every other sporting code then this tonight?

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Has there ever been a better advertisement for every other sporting code then this tonight?

Where as some Heart games under Aloisi were a marketing dream.

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Woman urinates on seat at football stadium

 

A Queensland fan couldn't wait until Darren Lockyer's acceptance speech was before going to the bathroom. So she does what any sensible die hard Queenslander would do...

 

 

 

http://www.liveleak.com/view?i=79e_1310023067

 

Keep it classy Queensland!

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Shit game so far.

Disallowed try was bull, but come to expect that in Sydney. Anyway didn't help our cause by letting in a soft try

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How was it bull? There was clearly no downward pressure.

Well there clearly was, but it wasn't disallowed for that, it was disallowed for the tap by slater on the blue (the tap you didn't notice).

Anyway the team who lifts to "normal origin standard" will win this game.

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How was it bull? There was clearly no downward pressure.

Well there clearly was, but it wasn't disallowed for that, it was disallowed for the tap by slater on the blue (the tap you didn't notice).

Anyway the team who lifts to "normal origin standard" will win this game.

Really? I thought it was for no downward pressure (I was coming back from the loo when it happened).

Either way, I agree very dull game. Qld always dangerous particularly when under pressure so NSW definitely need to score again before I will feel comfortable.

Having said that, Qld don't seem their usual selves

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Agree but the blues aren't a great deal better!

Club game.

No wonder the kiwis beat us

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It's exactly like watching a heart game. For the whole second second half you knew it was coming. And when it finally happens you are surprised the damage hasn't been worse

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Is winning ugly a virtue?

Shocking game but I'll take it!

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It's exactly like watching a heart game. For the whole second second half you knew it was coming. And when it finally happens you are surprised the damage hasn't been worse

No, if it was a heart game the forces of darkness would have scored at the death, despite playing like crap for 40 minutes.
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I had money on NSW with the special odds that Ladbrokes gave...

 

I wish I hadn't except for a part of the first half where their Starting Forwards were controlling things they played very poorly and QLD should have won by a couple of more tries. The second half was particularly poor - The NSW backline had as much movement and creatively in the Second Half as an ageing DMAC. 

 

Even then it still shits me why they didn't go for the Field Goal when they were camped under the sticks only to rush one late from a stupid position and by their Non Designated Kicker.

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Yep. Free tickets. Would probably rather be at lakeside tonight for ffa cup final qualifier to be brutally honest

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Looking good for you ksk. My 12 year old daughter would tackle better than that

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Don't know whats going on but fuck am i thirsty for a xxxx or VB right now.

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Looking good for you ksk. My 12 year old daughter would tackle better than that

Come on mate. You know just as well as I do we have an incredible ability to let you guys back in the game haha!

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