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5 minutes ago, Marauder said:

Again with the defensive structures in today's game how does Conner do it ? the only reason it's been coached out of the game is the obsession and fear of losing possession.

Because the defenders can't steal the ball. 

As you say, coaches fear losing possession, if you allow ball steals with multiple tacklers involved then you will see a greater chance of losing possession and coaches will look to minimise that, they will do that by getting attackers to find the ground quickly to complete the tackle and by stopping players promoting the ball for an offload. 

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On 16/06/2019 at 23:18, scotchy1 said:

Because the defenders can't steal the ball. 

As you say, coaches fear losing possession, if you allow ball steals with multiple tacklers involved then you will see a greater chance of losing possession and coaches will look to minimise that, they will do that by getting attackers to find the ground quickly to complete the tackle and by stopping players promoting the ball for an offload. 

Class players could do even when they could steal the ball, and do you mean finding the floor quicker than they already do, FFS what ball players did in the past was stay on their feet so they could promote the ball.


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Or players would try to off load before three or more defenders came in. So potentially more off loads, more support play harder to get numbers in the tackle so would be harder to defend which would open the game up. I'm sure players would adapt to whatever rule was changed, the better players adapting quicker than the poorer ones. 

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