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Fredbert Banned
Rich W (IP Logged)
11 October, 2017 13:47

Re: Fredbert Banned
PrestonTiger (IP Logged)
11 October, 2017 17:32
So what freddie did is basically approx half as bad as gouging

Re: Fredbert Banned
dontlookdown (IP Logged)
12 October, 2017 08:28
Yes it is. If you need a reason check out this tackle from a few years back

Alex McKinnon

Re: Fredbert Banned
Rich W (IP Logged)
12 October, 2017 08:40
Whilst that was truly sickening I'm not sure that the two incidents were comparable?


Re: Fredbert Banned
dontlookdown (IP Logged)
12 October, 2017 16:24
Why not? The player hits the ground in a similar way. The result is obviously not comparable but the point is it only takes inches for that to happen.

Re: Fredbert Banned
PrestonTiger (IP Logged)
12 October, 2017 19:35
You missed my point... maybe I'll remember the sarcasm reminder next time.
I dont dispute the 3 weeks for freddie. He did drive the guy down.
I was having a go at only 7 weeks for gouging

(Interestingly, watching tjat League clip, i dont doubt the outcome was really bad, but it didn't to my strained eye look maliciously bad... bad result but not purposely driven onto his head in the way some occurred in say NFL.
This takes us back to the 'outcome based' operation of tje RFUs kangaroo system, in the case of Stinkler's gouging rather than the act itself.

Re: Fredbert Banned
13 October, 2017 14:53
I agree, Preston, He is not a violent man but nowadays the end result, quite rightly IMHO, is now taken into account

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