Tag: North Queensland Cowboys

Why Sydney’s “Westies” should be supporting the Cowboys – not the Roosters – this weekend

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis Attention Sydney! The Roosters need you! As the only team left from our dear city in the running for the NRL premiership, the Tricolours need your support. Yeah, nah – let’s not and say we did. Sorry Uncle Nick but we’d rather eat razor blade sandwiches. Okay so granted this writer […]

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Why shock loss to the Cowboys twelve years ago can be banished by Parra this weekend

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis No team does heartbreak like the Parramatta Eels – just ask their fans. On Saturday they play a sudden death semi against a team they should beat in the North Queensland Cowboys. The Eels have been impressive thus far in 2017. North Queensland have seemingly been on tilt since their messiah […]

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North Queensland and Canberra win but is task too tough for Ricky Stuart’s Raiders?

BY CURTIS WOODWARD @woodward_curtis The North Queensland Cowboys and Canberra Raiders are still alive in 2017 with victories on Friday Night Football. Paul Green’s Cowboys left their run late scoring three tries in the final 12 minutes against WestsTigers at Campbelltown Stadium. It may have been local hero James Tedesco’s final game at the ground […]

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Things are going to get worse before they get better for Cowboys: Hodges

Queensland legend Justin Hodges says he is worried about the North Queensland Cowboys and were struggling long before Johnathan Thurston’s calf injury. Writing for NRL.com, Hodges believes things will get a lot worse before Thurston returns from injury. “The Cowboys have already been knocked around with injury this year with Matty Scott, Lachlan Coote and […]

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Cowboys blowout wishful thinking from Scott as another Queensland classic looms

Veteran North Queensland prop Matt Scott doesn’t want a close contest tonight against Brisbane after an enthralling golden point win over Canberra in round one. But it may be wishful thinking from Scott as the Broncos and Cowboys only deal in nail biters. “They’re typically close contests of late between the sides because you’ve got […]

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2017 Predictions: North Queensland Cowboys

BY CURTIS WOODWARD North Queensland Cowboys Coach: Paul Green Pre-season: Auckland Nines February 4th and 5th, v Roosters February 11th, v Wests Tigers February 17th   What they’ll get right: There is too much class in this team not to make the playoffs. They’ll still be a real force at home and will look like […]

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