V’Landys deals early

BY DAN In the same week that he reportedly engineered the removal of the only somewhat competent executive the National Rugby League had at it’s disposal, Peter V’Landys has reportedly agreed to a three-year extension for less money that the current deal with Channel 9 and Fox Sports. V’Landys has seen a difficult short-term landscape … More V’Landys deals early

The 20 worst moments in Raiders’ history Part II (10 – 1)

Hey this is the second part. You can check out the first part here. BY DAN Sometimes I wonder why I love the Canberra Raiders so much. All these painful moments? Soul crushing experiences. Why would any human turn their spare time into a cavalcade of suffering? Is this something I secretly enjoy? Am I … More The 20 worst moments in Raiders’ history Part II (10 – 1)

Watch Party!

BY DAN On Monday night (the 13th) the Social Distancing Rugby Football League twitter account will be holding a watch party for Raiders fans. Basically everyone should chuck on this link, fire up the old twitter box and just have a rocking old time.The hashtags will be #2012RaidersSharks and #SDRFL. We start at 8.11pm. Join … More Watch Party!

The Putsch

Channel 9 is no friend of rugby league. Firstly, recently they told the NRL they wanted to ‘rip up’ the contract for broadcasting the game, based on the fact that they weren’t getting games this year. Today they’ve argued they haven’t been consulted enough in recent deliberations to get the game on, and claimed rugby … More The Putsch

Terrible Ideas Proof Rugby League Is Perfect

BY DAN SYDNEY: The steady stream of terrible, terrible ideas coming out of the National Rugby League’s “innovation committee” is proof that the game is already perfect, a prominent academic has revealed. The complete lack of merit of any idea coming out of this innovation committee is evidence that there are no improvements to make, … More Terrible Ideas Proof Rugby League Is Perfect