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Where will the Titans finish in 2019?

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25%
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63%
Wooden spoon/least wins
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Of all Titans players available dubby..geeeeez lar weeeeez.
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I said out of all players available
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We're in the Titans thread talking about the sacking of the coach..

Sorry dub, my mistake.
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Classic dubby
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Classic GH!

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Can we expect a bounce back victory next week from the Tits ?

They play Storm @ CBus.
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Storm probably be resting some players as well

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So Walters has turned down the gig. Be interesting to see where they go next


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Fuifui Bradbrad wrote:So Walters has turned down the gig. Be interesting to see where they go next


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Interestingly Tim Sheens name is also being thrown around.


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Fuifui Bradbrad wrote:
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So Walters has turned down the gig. Be interesting to see where they go next


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He hasn't turned it down. He's asking to be asked, with a guarantee of being given the job. Hopefully, it happens!
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greeneyed wrote:
Fuifui Bradbrad wrote:
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He hasn't turned it down. He's asking to be asked, with a guarantee of being given the job. Hopefully, it happens!
He has been desperate for a NRL gig for years. He'd be crazy to turn it down. There was a rumour that he had turned it down in the hope of landing the Broncos gig after Siebold... But just a rumour.

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gergreg wrote:
greeneyed wrote:
Fuifui Bradbrad wrote:
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So Walters has turned down the gig. Be interesting to see where they go next


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He hasn't turned it down. He's asking to be asked, with a guarantee of being given the job. Hopefully, it happens!
He has been desperate for a NRL gig for years. He'd be crazy to turn it down. There was a rumour that he had turned it down in the hope of landing the Broncos gig after Siebold... But just a rumour.

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Brennan came from the clouds to land the gig last time. They might be a bit gun shy about taking too much of a risk again. From a results perspective the safest option would be Griffin. Walters or Toovey are high profile personalities that could give them a suger hit. How long they could sustain it is the question. Trent Barrett is still unproven as a head coach and not convinced he could turn that club around. Had more talent at the Sea Eagles and didn't achieve much.

I'd like to see the Walker brothers given a shot. They were seriously considered last time round before Brennan jumped the queue. They've had the Jets consistently competitive in the QLD Cup for a number of years now, and thats without any significant support of an NRL club.
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It's gotta be someone that has had a successful 1st grade head coach gig before. Trying out another newbie they might as well just fold.

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If I were the Titans I would ABSOLUTELY go with Anthony Griffin. He's a proven head coach with a pretty good track record and you'd have to say he's been moved along from both his previous roles due to personalities at the club rather than his own coaching ability.

EDIT: To clarify this further, he was moved on from the Broncos because they wanted Bennett back and it seems he was shuffled along by the Panthers so Gould could make a play at Cleary snr to keep Cleary jnr on the books. Neither of those situations are remotely his fault.
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Griffin would suit, most boring coach at the most boring club

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Anthony Griffin is a proven losing head coach.
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greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 2:57 pm
Anthony Griffin is a proven losing head coach.
What are you basing that on?? He's got a career W/L record of 55%! In seven seasons coaching in the NRL he's made the finals six times.

What a ridiculous statement. I'd KILL for a coach with a record like that.
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He hasn't won a single premiership and hasn't really looked like doing it.
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Absolutely ridiculous statement.
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The word you are looking for is accurate.
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greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:20 pm
He hasn't won a single premiership and hasn't really looked like doing it.
Going to be limited options if they are only considering premiership winning coaches.
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There is a reason Brisbane and Penrith parted ways with him.
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I think I explained the reasons in my original post! You're just being deliberately obtuse, as usual.
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greeneyed wrote:
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There is a reason Brisbane and Penrith parted ways with him.
Correct. Brisbane so they could get Bennett back and Panthers so they could get Cleary snr and help them keep Cleary jnr.
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Northern Raider wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:45 pm
greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:33 pm
There is a reason Brisbane and Penrith parted ways with him.
Correct. Brisbane so they could get Bennett back and Panthers so they could get Cleary snr and help them keep Cleary jnr.
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Northern Raider wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:45 pm
greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:33 pm
There is a reason Brisbane and Penrith parted ways with him.
Correct. Brisbane so they could get Bennett back and Panthers so they could get Cleary snr and help them keep Cleary jnr.
And you know why? Griffin has only taken a team to a preliminary final once. Never a Grand Final. Mostly amongst the also ranks. The clubs did not believe he could get to a Grand Final, let alone a premiership. This is why even the Titans should steer a wide berth.
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greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 6:02 pm
Northern Raider wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:45 pm
greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 3:33 pm
There is a reason Brisbane and Penrith parted ways with him.
Correct. Brisbane so they could get Bennett back and Panthers so they could get Cleary snr and help them keep Cleary jnr.
And you know why? Griffin has only taken a team to a preliminary final once. Never a Grand Final. Mostly amongst the also ranks. The clubs did not believe he could get to a Grand Final, let alone a premiership. This is why even the Titans should steer a wide berth.
:lol: Titans would love to have that level of 'failure'.
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GE can you please provide your list of potential coaches?
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They can do better.
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greeneyed wrote:
July 16, 2019, 6:16 pm
They can do better.
Such as who?
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I don’t really care enough about the Titans to do their coach search.
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greeneyed wrote:He hasn't won a single premiership and hasn't really looked like doing it.
How many of the current coaches have won one? Off the top of my head, it wouldn’t be 50% of the current list.

My heart would like to see the Walker brothers have a go, but the head is saying it will be Griffin. As it’s been said, he’s only been released due to club politics. He was cut from a finals bound Penrith team.
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