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The 3 Enforcers

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by maxta, Jan 6, 2016.

  1. maxta

    maxta Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    After getting beaten up badly the past 2 seasons up the middle, recruitment got it right.
    3 new players in Kapow, Myles & Lussick are all tough, uncompromising & intimidating.
    These additions will more than match muscle & also allow other forwards to play their game.
    Blokes like Mateo, Brown & Buhrer can attack the edges where at times in 2015, Mateo & Buhrer were hitting the ball up the middle playing against their natural football styles.
    Also see Jake, already arguably the best tackling technique in the game, become more aggressive as a result of rubbing shoulders with the 3 tough nuts.
    Also will help young guns like young Knight to be surrounded with these blokes, if he stepped into a team with no mongrel, it could have set his career backwards...now its the perfect platform for his game.
    Some will claim Lussick is an optimistic call but imo, coming home & looking hungry - he will step up to the potential that was taken away temporarily at the Eels.....
    Bring on 2016 - bring on these 3 Enforcers to lead the way where it counts - up the middle!!
     
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    • robbiea

      robbiea Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      Our new engine room is 2nd to none..No one will benefit more from this than Dce.This is his year to fly.
       
    • Lord Eagleton

      Lord Eagleton Well-Known Member

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      Agree. Very curious to see how Lussick goes. He's a few years older, big, strong, angry, but also theoretically a few years wiser....will the aggression in his game be controlled aggression...if yes, he will be great for us this year. Hopefully not too many stupid penalties. There is a lot to be excited about re the enforcers in the pack
       
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      • Loobs

        Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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        One, two enforcers kneel before you
        That what I said now
        Enforcers, enforcers who adore you
        Just go ahead now...
         
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        • brad

          brad Well-Known Member

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          The 3 amigos.
           
        • KOMORI

          KOMORI Born and bred an Eagle

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          I'm just looking forward to us not getting beaten like red-headed step children up the middle this year!
           
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          • double hoops

            double hoops Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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            There were games Darcy played last year which cant be described any other way, he was simply Lazy. Games where he was by far the eels worst defender. Then a game like he played against us in Rd 24 where he was the most dominant forward on the field.

            Its good news that Bozo has been working with him closely prior to pre season. Its not just physical fitness that Darcy needs to improve.

            One gets the impression it is more his own head. That Mental toughness / Discipline, he gets baited into penalties.

            Fix that and he is a star.

            But he has got a pretty rough old head. :lipssealed:
             
          • manlyfan76

            manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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            Im looking forward to a return of the Darcy Army as an effective forward unit. OORAH!!
             
          • Mark from Brisbane

            Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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            Just imagine if you will the addition of Klemmer to this lot, holy dooley there would be some scared oppositions.
             
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            • Killer03

              Killer03 Well-Known Member

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              I think Lussick could be sensational this year. I was at that game in rd 24 and he was dominating us, he looked great. I was quite upset when he left a few years back as I thought he had huge potential. But he also had that loose cannon way about him......personally I'm fine with that. Now I'm not saying we want to give away stupid penalties all the time and be reckless, but last year what I would have killed for to have some loose cannons in our team that could intimidate our opponents. In Kapow and Lussick....we have it!

              And in Jake.....I think we have one of the best props of the next 10 years. I cannot wrap Jake enough.
               
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              • HoldenV8

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                Couldn't resist lol

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                • manlyfan76

                  manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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                • SeaEagleRock8

                  SeaEagleRock8 Sea Eagle Lach Staff Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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                  Buhrer, Mateo and Tom Symonds have such nice smiles, they are actually less intimidating than the 3 Amigos. Better balance this year.
                   
                • Technical Coach

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                  Wouldn't mind a little more aggression and physical presence in the back row and Jake not overdoing the low tackling technique along with easing up on the ball playing at times.
                   
                • Technical Coach

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                  Damn can we stop imagining that Manly has every player on the market in the near future signed already and get back to Foran, DCE and why was Tooves back stabbed threads.
                   
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                  • Fluffy

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                    How much time will these players spend on the field is the big question
                     
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                    • MadMarcus

                      MadMarcus Local Lunatic 2017 Tipping Competitor

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                      But just imagine if we had Thurston - he's a future immortal!
                       
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                      • wedgetail eagle

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                      • R3

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                        The 'Jason Ryles' brain snaps will hopefully get fazed out of darcy's game with guys like Kapow, Myles and Brown influencing how to control the rage in our forward pack that makes more tackles if someone does something silly. Imagine International forwards like Marty and Myles blowing up at you in the in goal for costing the side another set leading to a try.
                        Im sure Nate would pull his head in before Marty rips it off..
                        People have pointed out the positive guidance and influence the new additions will have on Jake T and Liam Knight but a few years wiser and Lussick should reap greats gains aswell if he's Lucky.
                         
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                        • Jase Seaeagle

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                          One things for sure if any of them don't measure up there are others there to take their place.
                           

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