Tag: Wayne Bennett

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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Brown refuses to back down to Bennett over epic sledge

Nathan Brown refused to back down to Wayne Bennett after their war of words escalated after Newcastle’s 15-10 win over Brisbane on Saturday night. Earlier last week, Bennett blamed Brown for an exodus of experienced players at the Knights despite many good judges blaming Bennett after his stint at the club. Brown returned serve after […]

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All-time sledge: Nathan Brown drops a pipe bomb on Wayne Bennett

Newcastle coach Nathan Brown has hit back at Wayne Bennett with one of the game’s greatest ever serves after the Knights overpowered Bennett’s Broncos in Saturday night football. Brown slammed Bennett after the former Newcastle mentor told reporters it was Brown’s fault a number of big name players left the club after Bennett returned to […]

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‘You’ve got an agenda’: Bennett takes aim at media over timing of Lodge outrage

BY A.J NASH AND SCOTT DILLON Brisbane Broncos coach Wayne Bennett has slammed the ongoing frenzy regarding the imminent club debut of troubled prop Matt Lodge. Critics of Lodge believe the hulking forward shouldn’t be allowed back in the NRL as an ongoing financial dispute continues between himself and the victims of a drug-induced New […]

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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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England has thrived under Wayne Bennett says Widdop

He may have copped a thrashing from English fans over some questionable positional selections recently but England’s star five-eigth Gareth Widdop has nothing but praise for their veteran coach Wayne Bennett. Writing recently for exclusiveinsight.com, Widdop believes the national side is in good hands under the Brisbane Broncos mentor. “Since taking over the coaching reins […]

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