Tag: Anthony Griffin

Panthers coach Griffin comes to defence of James Maloney

Penrith Panthers coach Anthony Griffin has come to the defence of New South Wales halves candidate James Maloney after his side’s 16-2 win over Wests Tigers on Thursday night. Maloney has come under fire as he leads the NRL for missed tackles despite being the form half of the premiership in attack. “He’s obviously been […]

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2018 Panthers Depth Chart

FULLBACK DYLAN EDWARDS 87 DALLIN WATENE-ZALEZNIAK 88 TYRONE MAY 84   WINGERS JOSH MANSOUR 90 DALLIN WATENE-ZALEZNIAK 89 WAQA BLAKE 86 MAIKA SIVO 82   Putting the pieces together with @Josh_Mansour 👊🏾#pantherpride 🐾 pic.twitter.com/Lq0SKrMoRX— Penrith Panthers (@PenrithPanthers) April 12, 2017   CENTRES TYRONE PEACHEY 88 WAQA BLAKE 88 DEAN WHARE 88 ISAAH YEO 87 JED […]

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‘Smoking, drinking, acting like a 15-year-old’: The real reason Matt Moylan is now at the Sharks

EXCLUSIVE BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis It is a Saturday afternoon in Penrith – the crowd is restless. Their team, the Panthers, are having a shocker against the New Zealand Warriors. Penrith are down 26-8 and have no way back against the rampaging visitors. It’s May, a lifetime ago, long before rumblings became an avalanche and […]

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Let’s get serious for a minute: Cleary and Cartwright to blame for Penrith’s loss to Broncos

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The Brisbane Broncos will face premiership-favourites Melbourne Storm in a preliminary final next weekend after a 13-6 victory over the Penrith Panthers at Suncorp Stadium on Friday night. But did the Broncos beat the Panthers or did the Panthers beat themselves? Penrith never had a better chance than last night. Facing […]

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If we don’t play for 80 minutes Broncos will beat us: Griffin

Penrith coach Anthony Griffin wants his Panthers to play for 80 minutes or Brisbane will beat them in their Suncorp Stadium semi-final. That’s the message from the former Broncos mentor ahead of their sudden death blockbuster. “Brisbane are never going to give up, they’ve always got a try in them, they’ve got a lot of […]

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Panthers were prepared for ugly afternoon in Canberra says Anthony Griffin

The Penrith Panthers were ready for an “ugly” afternoon in Canberra against the desperate Raiders with Coach Anthony Griffin telling the media after their 26-22 win that they expected everything to go against them at GIO Stadium. Penrith’s victory has all but knocked Canberra out of the playoffs race with rising bench player Tyrone May […]

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Forget Sharks and Canberra; Panthers are the new fairy tale story of 2016 finals

For fifteen weeks the Cronulla Sharks were the toast of the National Rugby League and with good reason too. As each round went by and another W locked up, Harold Holt paddled closer to shore. Long suffering Sharks fans believed for fifteen rounds that this was the squad that could finally bring glory and the […]

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Griffin praises Moylan as Panthers prepare for finals with big win over Eagles

Penrith coach Anthony Griffin has praised skipper Matt Moylan after the New South Wales representative guided the Panthers to a dominant win over Manly ahead of the playoffs. The Panthers finished 36-6 winners and the coach was ecstatic with his fullback. “The best thing about him is, playing a lot of football, he’s playing at […]

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