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Awaywin
Time Wasting
Awaywin (IP Logged)
30 December, 2017 19:50
Not them but us!

Anybody know why Myler took so long with the 3rd conversion attempt? Couldn't just be for personal glory. Wasted the best part of a minute when we could have been chasing a 4th try.

Any thoughts?

 
Walks11
Re: Time Wasting
Walks11 (IP Logged)
30 December, 2017 19:57
I thought the same.. the fact we were in with a shout of a 4th try BP escaped the commentators too

 
Hollywood JK
Re: Time Wasting
Hollywood JK (IP Logged)
30 December, 2017 20:12
Simple, that’s Saints all over, no urgency. Look at Quinns, Sarries and Wasps, they play with speed.

Our whole game and style of play is slow, that’s down to Jim Mallinder, and will take a long time to change with new players and culture.... (Sm138)

 
tboullem
Re: Time Wasting
Mobbs (IP Logged)
30 December, 2017 20:23
I see your point and I am sure that if the conversion had been in front of the posts it would have been taken more quickly. As it happens it was almost from the touchline and Smyler went through his normal routine. Perhaps, the forty five seconds between the touchdown and the kick allowed the team to draw breath for the last five minutes ?

 
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Re: Time Wasting
Saint Dom (IP Logged)
30 December, 2017 23:25
Well said, Mobbs.



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