The guy that sacked Wally Lewis isn’t sweating a 2-3 start to the season.. yet

BY CURTIS WOODWARD    @woodward_curtis What is happening up in sunny Brisbane? Beautiful one day, battling NRL team the next. The Broncos are struggling and their coach Wayne Bennett has never been under so much pressure (so they say). Yes the Broncos haven’t started the season well. Is Bennett feeling the heat? Probably not. Despite […]

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Langer says DCE and Milford are top candidates to fill void left by Thurston

One of Queensland’s greatest ever halfbacks Allan Langer says the Maroons can fill the void left by Johnathan Thurston if the future Immortal doesn’t return in time from a shoulder injury sustained in Australia’s win over New Zealand. Thurston has played 36 straight State of Origins but is in serious danger of missing Origin I […]

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1997 Broncos: The greatest team nobody remembers

BY CURTIS WOODWARD   “Newcastle have won the grand final!” With that famous Ray Warren line, Darren Albert and the Newcastle Knights will forever be synonymous with 1997. For many reasons, people have forgotten a lot about that season. What they refuse to forget is the feel-good story of the Australian Rugby League’s underdog premiers. […]

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