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Re: Retain or release?

Post by edwahu » September 2, 2019, 4:37 pm

Shouldn't this be re-sign or don't? Release opens up a whole different can of worms.

Luke Bateman - I'd be keeping him if he takes a near minimum deal. I am his biggest critic but I think he would suit our current style and he would probably play 2 games a year.
Royce Hunt - Don't re-sign.
Sebastian Kris - Retain. He is no star but he didn't let anyone down in his games.
Andre Niko - No idea, which probably means release.
Brendan O’Hagan - Haven't seen a lot of him but his defense never looked like it got to the point it needed. Don't re-sign.
Kyle Patterson - Good reports on him, re-sign.
Reuben Porter - See Niko.
Jordan Rapana - Retain. I know Simonsson is a great prospect but he is almost guaranteed to struggle sometime within his first three seasons. It happens every time with rookies.
Harley Smith Shields - Is he actually off contract?
Sam Williams - Re-sign if he wants to stay cheaply and we can't somehow convince Sezer to be a backup.

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Re: Retain or release?

Post by greeneyed » September 2, 2019, 5:00 pm

Re-sign or don't doesn't have any alliteration, does it?!
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by Northern Raider » September 2, 2019, 5:08 pm

We shouldn't assume young players will improve. Some do, others don't. Of course there is always space for shuffling round within the squad. This time last year I doubt any would have had Horsburgh and Young ahead of Guler and Murchie.
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Retain or release?

Post by The Rickman » September 2, 2019, 5:11 pm

Personally I think the title “Re-sign or **** Off” is a more catchy one


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Re: Retain or release?

Post by Billy Walker » September 2, 2019, 5:23 pm

Northern Raider wrote:
September 2, 2019, 5:08 pm
We shouldn't assume young players will improve. Some do, others don't. Of course there is always space for shuffling round within the squad. This time last year I doubt any would have had Horsburgh and Young ahead of Guler and Murchie.
And the letters CNK wouldn’t have meant much to most. Be nice to think we could unearth a little more talent like we did this year but between CNK and Bateman we’ve had a decent run in recruitment pay dirt!

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Re: Retain or release?

Post by PigRickman » September 2, 2019, 8:25 pm

The Rickman wrote:
September 2, 2019, 5:11 pm
Personally I think the title “Re-sign or **** Off” is a more catchy one
A combination of RickMan's Pick, Man and PigRickMan's "Get the **** outta here, ****" would be alright
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by Northern Raider » September 2, 2019, 8:56 pm

I much prefer the title "Pigman's a ****".

Whatever happened to that segment?
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by The Rickman » September 2, 2019, 9:20 pm

Too soon, NR
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by PigRickman » September 2, 2019, 9:25 pm

vale :(
The List - K.Love, Keno, Zippy's tennis angels, LA Lakers, Noah, Boozer, Lucy's horse tips, Colts, Lucy, Kevin Proctor, Dr Zaius, TR, Tinfoil hatted Gangers and Woody, anyone in Raiders HQ who can point to QBN on a map....

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Edrick Lee 5. Jordan Rapana
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Reed Mahoney 9. Josh Hodgson ©
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by Northern Raider » September 3, 2019, 8:52 am

Sorry, didn't realise the wound was still open. :(
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by The Rickman » September 3, 2019, 9:04 am

We're still all very upset that our segments were all canned. Myself, little Nock was devastated, little reptar hardly posts anymore, little Hbomb is in rehab I think these days... really distressing stuff for all involved, ESPECIALLY Frank the cat.
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Re: Retain or release?

Post by reptar » September 3, 2019, 11:56 am

The Rickman wrote:We're still all very upset that our segments were all canned. Myself, little Nock was devastated, little reptar hardly posts anymore, little Hbomb is in rehab I think these days... really distressing stuff for all involved, ESPECIALLY Frank the cat.
Frank just sits there and stares at me.
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John Clarke: Old hat? Gina, in the scientific world when they see that something is happening again and again and again, repeatedly, they don’t call it old hat. They call it a pattern.

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Re: Retain or release?

Post by dubby » September 3, 2019, 1:21 pm

It's a good thing cats don't talk. In fact, they don't need to when they can glare

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