Full story on front page www.Silvertails.net This is a quote to the Manly daily: Monaghan is now determined to make the critics eat their words. ``The best way of hitting back is winning on the weekend,'' the skipper said yesterday. ``People can starting writing us off but this squad of players has got us this far and we are one win away from the semi-finals. ``I'm not going to start questioning their commitment and will support them 100 per cent. ``At the end of the day we were beaten very comfortably and we were disappointing. ``We have done a lot of work defensively and hopefully that will help us on Saturday. ``A lot of people have come out and said stuff, we have taken it on the chin. ``Being ex-players, they probably just miss seeing their names in the papers. ``I didn't hear from any of those blokes when we were leading the comp after 14 weeks.''