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The A-List: Josh Hodgson (Canberra & England)

By STEVE MASCORD

HAD Hull Kingston Rovers not tried to extend their contract with hooker Josh Hodgson some 18 months ago, he might be still playing for them. 1,457 more words

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The A-List: Josh Mansour (Penrith, Lebanon & Australia)

By STEVE MASCORD

IT works like this: never open with your best question.

To some people, the journalistic practice of softening up an interview subject with some ‘Dorothy Dixers’ is just plain sneaky. 1,349 more words

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The Biggest Season-to-season Form Reversals In Premiership History

By STEVE MASCORD (with research by David Middleton)

THE salary cap is often given credit for the fact we have had 10 different premiers since 1998 – but you can’t thank the salary cap for what Cronulla have done this year. 1,463 more words

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@therealsteavis' Highlights Of 2015 (Aside From The NRL Grand Final)

By STEVE MASCORD

SO the guys from the Full 80 Podcast are calling it a day. “Do you think some of the passion has gone out of the game?” one of them asked me on their last episode. 887 more words

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If You Could Change One Rule In Rugby League, What Would It Be?

By STEVE MASCORD

“THAT’s a REALLY good question,” says James Graham, late one Friday night after Canterbury match at Homebush.

“It’s a tough one. What have people been saying? 1,160 more words

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The NRL's 12 Best Characters

By STEVE MASCORD
THERE are times these days when it seems “characters in rugby league” is a non sequitur.
We remember Allan Langer checking out the race results on the big screen at the SFS, Dallas Donnelly eating a goldfish and Kerry Hemsley dressing up as a bushranger. 1,944 more words

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139 Minutes Of NRL Without Throwing A Pass

By STEVE MASCORD

IMAGINE playing 139 minutes of NRL and not throwing a single pass.

We still like to think of passing the football as the key skill in our game. 975 more words

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