Round 3 2012 - 14 points per game
Round 3 2013 - 18.57 points per game
Round 4 2012 - 19.71 points per game
Round 4 2013 - 12.67 points per game
Overall so far 2012 - 18.08 (26 games)
Overall so far 2013 - 18.30 (27 games)
So this "widening" gap is now a massive 0.22 points per game after round 4.
I dont care about last year! You introduced this comparison. As far as I am concerned the margins have been too wide for years. It was shown by other people in other threads that average score margins were much lower under the 5m rule and real scrums. So effectively we've tinkered with the rules and made games lessclose despite now being fully pro. This is not progressive. We need to look at ways to make closer games.
RL matches should ideally be closer for a fan