Tag: Brisbane Broncos

NRMA Insurance forced to defend Broncos partnership as Matt Lodge nears club debut

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis NRMA Insurance – the major sponsor of the Brisbane Broncos – has been forced to defend their partnership with the club after fans took to social media to vent their frustrations at troubled prop Matt Lodge being part of the 2018 roster. Lodge escaped a jail sentence after the home invasion […]

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2018 Broncos Depth Chart

  FULLBACK DARIUS BOYD 90 JORDAN KAHU 88 JAMAYNE ISAAKO 87 WINGERS COREY OATES 90 JORDAN KAHU 89 JONUS PEARSON 88   Wayne Bennett has slammed suggestions the Broncos are being careless letting Corey Oates play after a head knock. @DanikaMason9 #9News pic.twitter.com/SdAQ4BU7gZ — Nine News Sydney (@9NewsSyd) September 21, 2017   CENTRES JAMES ROBERTS […]

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Broncos say they’re in great shape ahead of Storm showdown

Brisbane coach Wayne Bennett says his Broncos are ready for their preliminary final showdown against the Melbourne Storm at AAMI Park. The Broncos received plenty of good news this week with both Darius Boyd (hamstring) and Corey Oates (concussion) cleared to play. “I think we are in pretty good shape,” Bennett said. “We have got […]

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Could this be Cooper Cronk’s last ever game for the Melbourne Storm?

Friday night’s preliminary final at AAMI Park could be Melbourne legend Cooper Cronk’s last ever game for the Storm. If the Storm lose to the Brisbane Broncos, Cronk’s career with Melbourne will be over after 332 NRL games. But don’t try telling Cronk that. “The preliminary final will be his last home game in Melbourne, […]

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How would final four teams fare against their club’s last title-winning side?

BY STAFF WRITERS It is that time of the year again and only four teams remain in the hunt for the game’s richest prize. It also means countless articles throwing up all sorts of different angles. So here’s another. How would Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and North Queensland fare against their club’s last premiership-winning side? Check […]

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Why Melbourne and Roosters supporters should be shaking in their boots

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Oh rugby league you crazy old minx – just when we thought we had the answers, you change the questions. The Brisbane Broncos can’t win without Darius Boyd they said. Messiah Brad Arthur’s Parramatta would have no problems with injury-ravaged North Queensland, Nathan Cleary is the next New South Wales State […]

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Milford struggling at five-eigth Broncos legend Tallis claims

Brisbane Broncos legend Gorden Tallis says Anthony Milford is struggling at five-eigth and would be much more suited to the fullback position – currently held by captain Darius Boyd. Speaking on Triple M on Sunday, Tallis believes “I feel really sorry for Anthony Milford, he’s been thrown into the five-eighth role and he hasn’t really […]

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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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Ever wondered what it’s like playing with one eye? Just ask Josh McGuire

Brisbane forward Josh McGuire has revealed the full extent of the injury that has left him blind in one eye. Since the incident in 2011, McGuire has been selected for both Australia and Queensland but it hasn’t come easy. “We were playing the Bulldogs at Suncorp Stadium. It was round eight in 2011 and there […]

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