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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 12:46 pm
Canberra Raiders year in review: fan survey

The Canberra Times is giving Canberra Raiders fans a voice with our 2015 fan survey.

Tackle the end-of-season poll and cast your vote for your favourite players, rate the season's thrills and spills.

Have your say on the club's most important issues. It'll only take a few minutes, but your answers could make a difference.

Read more: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/rugby-l ... z3lIfHsBwm
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 2:17 pm
Where was the option to vote Jordan Rapana as best back of 2015?

GE, can you write a letter on behalf of the GH? Would be greatly appreciated.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 2:20 pm
Done GE.
Hope it helps.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 2:23 pm
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.

You wrote the letter?
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 2:26 pm
Toviii wrote:
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.

You wrote the letter?


Sorry, no. The survey.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 2:27 pm
Matt wrote:
Toviii wrote:
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.

You wrote the letter?


Sorry, no. The survey.

No worries!
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 3:08 pm
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.


Doesn't help me at all.

I think Tuxy's been reading The GH for ideas for questions though!
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 3:09 pm
I dunno what this survey will achieve.. Other than giving them an easy story
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 3:19 pm
greeneyed wrote:
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.


Doesn't help me at all.

I think Tuxy's been reading The GH for ideas for questions though!


Yeah a lot of them were like they'd just taken forum posts and added a "?" on the end.
Would have been too obvious if we saw a question like:

Sack Croker, sack Fensom, sack Sticky?
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 4:23 pm
Which player will we miss most and no "none of the above" option.

Cornish - nope
Nicholls - could've been handy depth
Shillo - nope
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 4:31 pm
I went with Nicholls.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 5:48 pm
bonehead wrote:Which player will we miss most and no "none of the above" option.

Cornish - nope
Nicholls - could've been handy depth
Shillo - nope



I went with dane
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 5:59 pm
yeah I went with Nicholls. Did well every chance he got, his form was actually building. Showed offloads leading to breaks, made one himself- more than a polder. Hardly an error to think of. Versatile. We won games when he played. Not a star but a bloody handy 4th prop in your squad- would have complimented Boyd and FPN in your squad perfectly too imo.

Tilse had a good run but was pretty much done as an NRL FG'er.

Shillo has well and truly worn out his welcome. His stats read great in his last month or so I'm sure, but he stunk it up big time, perfect example of- "not everything that can be counted counts; and not everything that counts can be counted".
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 6:08 pm
We should have made Nicholls a better offer.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 6:21 pm
zim wrote:
greeneyed wrote:
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.


Doesn't help me at all.

I think Tuxy's been reading The GH for ideas for questions though!


Yeah a lot of them were like they'd just taken forum posts and added a "?" on the end.
Would have been too obvious if we saw a question like:

Sack Croker, sack Fensom, sack Sticky?

Nickman's a jerk?
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 6:22 pm
Everyone went Nicholls, surely... well except Cat :D
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 7:25 pm
Done, I hope he gets my message about defence...
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:00 pm
I went Nicholls.

Biggest issue was defence. And later, edge defence.

I need to log onto it with a few more IDs though. Where do we get to vote for Todd Carney?
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:01 pm
T_R wrote:
zim wrote:
greeneyed wrote:
Matt wrote:Done GE.
Hope it helps.


Doesn't help me at all.

I think Tuxy's been reading The GH for ideas for questions though!


Yeah a lot of them were like they'd just taken forum posts and added a "?" on the end.
Would have been too obvious if we saw a question like:

Sack Croker, sack Fensom, sack Sticky?

Nickman's a jerk?


Thank **** he didn't turn some of Manbush's posts into questions :shock:
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:03 pm
Toviii wrote:Where was the option to vote Jordan Rapana as best back of 2015?

GE, can you write a letter on behalf of the GH? Would be greatly appreciated.


Seems the Anti-Rapana bias on the GH has translated onto the survey :roll:
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:09 pm
Toviii wrote:Where was the option to vote Jordan Rapana as best back of 2015?

GE, can you write a letter on behalf of the GH? Would be greatly appreciated.


No I won't be writing a letter.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:10 pm
Regardless of where they got their questions from, that was the best-constructed NRL survey I have encountered.

Questions about weak areas, who we shouldn't have let go, BJ's contract etc. might produce results the club might not like.

I wish there was a more accurate way to express answers to questions about the problems with the NRL. I need a thousand words just to get started. If I use bullet points.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:14 pm
Yeah, that one about Leilua's contract was a bit harsh. :lol: Can't say I expected that.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:18 pm
Seiffert82 wrote:Yeah, that one about Leilua's contract was a bit harsh. :lol: Can't say I expected that.

But your answer was No, right?
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Lui_Bon wrote:
Seiffert82 wrote:Yeah, that one about Leilua's contract was a bit harsh. :lol: Can't say I expected that.

But your answer was No, right?

:lol: Yes, of course I did.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:25 pm
Schifty wrote:
Toviii wrote:Where was the option to vote Jordan Rapana as best back of 2015?

GE, can you write a letter on behalf of the GH? Would be greatly appreciated.


Seems the Anti-Rapana bias on the GH has translated onto the survey :roll:

It's an outrage that the 2015 GH Survivor can't even get a run in a Canberra Times fan poll.
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PostPosted: September 10, 2015, 9:32 pm
greeneyed wrote:
Toviii wrote:Where was the option to vote Jordan Rapana as best back of 2015?

GE, can you write a letter on behalf of the GH? Would be greatly appreciated.


No I won't be writing a letter.


Fine I'll write the letter and sign in on behalf of the GH.
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PostPosted: September 11, 2015, 8:50 pm
Ricky Stuart’s Canberra Raiders recruits rue close home game losses

WHEN it comes to which club recruited the best, it’s hard to look past Canberra.

Ricky Stuart may have missed out on snaring James Tedesco and James Tamou, but his 2015 recruitment drive is nothing short of impressive.

The signing of Blake Austin was a smart move, with the former Tiger doing a sensational job replacing Terry Campese.

Then add in English hooker Josh Hodgson — the king of kicking a 40-20 — coupled with power men Frank-Paul Nu’uausala and Iosia Soliola and you’re on to a good thing.

Read more: http://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-pre ... 7521480641
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