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#1 Red Willow

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 05:12 PM

I see Luke Patten has been appointed as a video ref in OZ, do players know enough about the rules to rule on tries?

Do we have any ex players here worth appointing?

#2 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 06:24 PM

Phil Clarke could VR at Wigan games.

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#3 Bostik Bailey

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:36 PM

Good idea

Phil clarke at for Wigan games
Neil Holding for saints games
Stevo for Leeds
Wiggy Hemmings for Wire games

Let's face it these couldn't be any worse or apparently biased than we currently think

#4 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:57 PM

Good idea

Phil clarke at for Wigan games
Neil Holding for saints games
Stevo for Leeds
Wiggy Hemmings for Wire games

Let's face it these couldn't be any worse or apparently biased than we currently think

Don't know about Stevo for Leeds games,maybe Barrie Mac

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#5 hindle xiii

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:01 PM

More ex-players out in the middle, it's not like there aren't enough wannabe refs dictating already.

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#6 Old Frightful

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:05 PM

I'd like to see Stevie Nash given the gig.

He'd do much better than Stevie Wonder, who seems to have been in the chair recently.

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#7 Red Willow

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:16 PM

Stevie Nash former Salford and Fev 70s player rather than the Widnes and Salford one?

#8 Old Frightful

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:31 PM

Stevie Nash former Salford and Fev 70s player rather than the Widnes and Salford one?

Ok, ok, any former player that used to have "Stevie" as their first name....

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#9 Harrigan

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:20 PM

They have also appointed Justin Morgan as video ref too! Didn't he used to have a weekly moan about something a ref/video ref had missed? God help him if he messes up :lol:

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#10 RLDave

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 08:19 AM

Terry O Connor for Widnes games.
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#11 WearyRhino

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 08:34 AM

Ok, ok, any former player that used to have "Stevie" as their first name....


So only ex players who have changed their name from Stevie?

#12 RSN

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 10:27 AM

I'd love to see Wellens become a ref when he retires.

#13 Old Frightful

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Posted 15 February 2013 - 10:36 AM

I'd love to see Wellens become a ref when he retires.

A cricket umpire more like.

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