Tag: Luke Brooks

We’re a realistic shot of getting all four: Jason Taylor

Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor says it’s “absolutely” realistic the club can re-sign their four big names who are all off contract. Speaking to Sky Sports Big Sports Breakfast, Taylor was adamant they could keep skipper Aaron Woods, Blues flyer James Tedesco, Mitch Moses and Luke Brooks post-2017. “It is important and we want to […]

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Luke Brooks the odd man out in race for a new Wests Tigers contract

BY CURTIS WOODWARD If the Robbie Farah saga tells us anything, it is Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor isn’t scared to put his cojones on the line. It was him or Farah and the coach won the day. Despite all the off-field drama, Wests Tigers almost made the playoffs. If they hadn’t run into the […]

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Pressure on Moses and Brooks as Wests prepare without Tedesco

Young Wests Tigers halves Mitch Moses and Luke Brooks have it all ahead of them as they prepare for a showdown with Canterbury on Saturday night. In recent times, the young playmakers have been without Aaron Woods and Robbie Farah through the State of Origin period but are now missing brilliant fullback James Tedesco. “It’s […]

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Fittler says Jason Taylor at “explosion point” but won’t show it just yet

Brad Fittler believes Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor is at breaking point but commended the embattled mentor for not losing his cool – yet. Asked where Taylor was at, Fittler said the ex-Parramatta and South Sydney coach was at an “explosion point”. “Explosion point. I feel like he understands that his team needs more control […]

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Taylor shoots down Benji rumour while Brooks and Moses yet to re-sign

Wests Tigers coach Jason Taylor has shot down speculation the club is interested in re-signing legend Benji Marshall who is off contract at St George Illawarra. Adding fuel to the fire is the fact that young Wests playmakers Luke Brooks and Mitchell Moses are yet to commit to the club. When asked about Marshall, Taylor […]

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Wests Tigers: A cluster you-know-what of gargantuan proportions

It is the Christmas gift that has kept on giving ever since Wests Tigers announced captain Robbie Farah had been given permission to find other employment. What happened next was/is a cluster you-know-what of gargantuan proportions. So here we are in December, twenty-odd sleeps away from the greatest day of the year (if you’re under […]

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Boring Tigers Grind Better in the Long Run For Cubs Brooks and Moses

Jason Taylor wants his Wests Tigers to play a certain way and it was evident on Sunday in the Tigers’ 22-12 loss to the Newcastle Knights at Hunter Stadium. Forget the Wests Tigers we once knew, the one that boasted Benji Marshall, Scott Prince, Brett Hodgson and Robbie Farah. That Wests Tigers shocked the rugby […]

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