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Workaholic Buhrer

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by lismore_fan, Mar 25, 2012.

  1. lismore_fan

    lismore_fan Well-Known Member

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    Wonderful to see Jamie Buhrer working his butt off in not only defence but in attack as well.
    I didn't see the stats but it was visibly evident he touched the ball at least once in every/ most sets of six.
    AND he tackled like a demon.

    Well done, Ferris!
     
  2. Fluffy

    Fluffy Well-Known Member

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    doesnt work with Harrison there though, both are the workaholic type players, neither can make much impact with the ball.

    that said Buhrer over Harrison
     
  3. wombatgc

    wombatgc Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    True.You could see Harrison trying to play Glen's role (offloads on the edges) but it's not his go.
    Buhrer on the other hand is fast becoming one of my favourite players...future captain for mine.
     
  4. Ian Martin tragic

    Ian Martin tragic Well-Known Member

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    seriously good player in the making.
    the pack we have at the moment is quite amazing potential wise. if we can keep em all we won't go too far wrong.
     
  5. WAMF

    WAMF Well-Known Member

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    Bhurer will develop in to a G Stewart type 80 min player.
    He's coming along nicely.
     
  6. Darren

    Darren Well-Known Member

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    did great and progressing well.
     
  7. susan

    susan Well-Known Member

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    played well but takes some punishment.Got rag dolled early and kept coming.Wouldnt like to see him playing 80 minutes in a weakened pack for too long.Glen was a bit like him early on-looked a bit small and developed into a great player although Buhrer is more of a runner than a ball player.Harrison is an honest toiler but thats it.one of the obvious cap problems with having a champion first 13 players is depth.Harrison,Robinson and Mauro would not make many benches in the NRL but they do give there best each week.Lussick was a bit better.
     
  8. Clay

    Clay Well-Known Member

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    Big fan of Buher, Thought he played great last night and a few of his runs threatened the dragons line. Some people want him to play hooker but Id much rather have him at lock.
     
  9. Andrew..

    Andrew.. Well-Known Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Bhurer threw everything he had at the dragons defence, but his size made it hard for him to bend the line, needed T-Rex out there to tire their pack and allow him to strut his stuff.
    Just asking...any updates on Glens progress ?
     
  10. Chip and Chase

    Chip and Chase True Supporter Staff Member Administrator Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    I thought Harrison did a couple of good little offloads last night. He's no Gift yet, but at least he tried.
     
  11. anthonyb1965

    anthonyb1965 GO Manly Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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    Harrison was much better than last week so well done!!! Bhurer was tireless!!!
     
  12. WAMF

    WAMF Well-Known Member

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    Yep I'd stick with Harrison for the time being.
     
  13. Phantar

    Phantar Well-Known Member

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    Harrison is one to watch. Just like G.Stewart, circa 2004-2006.
     
  14. Phantar

    Phantar Well-Known Member

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    Getting back to Buhrer, this period with Williams out provides him with a great chance to cement a first grade spot. Tony can go back to the bench for greater impact, as well as concentrating on squaring away his bar chits at the Steyne.

    Buhrer could work the left side, whilst Stewart looks after the right and Watmough can pop up all over tpark.
     
  15. lismore_fan

    lismore_fan Well-Known Member

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    120 metres and 42 tackles - only Ballin (53) got close to him.

    Says a lot about the other bludgers in the forwards... looking close at two front rowers to be particular.
     
  16. Rambofan

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    Buhrer is being touted as a future team and club captain.Make no doubts,Manly will do ANYTHING to keep this kid.
     
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    • DSM5

      DSM5 Well-Known Member

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      We need our 'workhorses' to at least go forward so Buhrer can have some space. Kite and Princess need to run harder and open it up for him. Princess did it in the first two games but not so in the last two. Kite needs to stop with the wacky leg stuff and desist with the passing. He doesn't do it well, and should just concentrate on going forward. He should think back to his Clive Churchill running days. Play like that and he does well and provides space for other nippy guys like the two Bs.
       
    • bob dylan

      bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      Maybe he will give the grog away when he gets older.
       
    • bob dylan

      bob dylan Well-Known Member Premium Member 2017 Tipping Competitor

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      Bump

      Just trying to bury that other thread.
       
    • DSM5

      DSM5 Well-Known Member

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      Blood on the wire Bob? What's wrong with you?
       

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