Board index Super League Hull KR Todd carney



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 18 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Todd carney
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 1:15 pm 
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Joined: Tue Dec 26, 2017 7:00 am
Posts: 397
In the mail it says Todd carney wants to stay me if it was Todd 5 or6 years ago yes now no they is better what do you think yes or no

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 2:10 pm 
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Wed Jul 20, 2011 7:00 pm
Posts: 1712
Not seen any real quality from him so far with us but it's harsh to judge him on a few middle 8 games. Didn't pull up any trees at Cats or Salford as I recall? How many games would you hope to get out of him and McGuire next season? Big chunk of cap for the risk. So probably no from me but if Sheens deems otherwise then fine

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:54 pm 
100% League Network
100% League Network
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jun 01, 2007 9:49 am
Posts: 10574
Location: Leicestershire.
Difficult to judge - he came in having not played for quite a while, and picked up an injury fairly quickly.

With Quinlan out long-term, and McGuire and Lunt unlikely to be ever presents, I think we do need to strengthen the spine. Arguably, more gambles spreads risk rather than adding to it. Worth exploring, but so are other options.

I’ll say yes, but i’ll say it wondering about Abdul and Drinkwater.






'Thus I am tormented by my curiosity and humbled by my ignorance.' from History of an Old Bramin, The New York Mirror (A Weekly Journal Devoted to Literature and the Fine Arts), February 16th 1833.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 9:14 pm 
Cheeky half-back
Cheeky half-back

Joined: Tue Sep 06, 2016 7:52 pm
Posts: 594
lost his x factor . so its a no from me






MIKE SMITH- THE BEST CENTRE HULL HAS EVER MADE!

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2018 10:14 pm 
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Wed Jul 20, 2011 7:00 pm
Posts: 1712
Abdull is not a SL quality half.Never will be. Not convinced he's that good a forward either? Championship player

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 7:21 am 
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Joined: Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:18 pm
Posts: 343
I think we will sign a fullback, even if not dagger is the extra pivot role so that's covered. Do think we need a half though and go with 3, maguire just wont do 20+ games.

Carney says him self that sheens get's the best out of him, so I would not be massively surprised if he does. One thing I think we have seen is that his long kicking game is far superior then anyone else at the club. It would be good to see him get over for a try or a silky assist and i suspect we see his confidence rise.

Personally though - drinkwater would be the go to.

Either way we need a 3rd HB

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:06 am 
Free-scoring winger
Free-scoring winger

Joined: Tue Feb 27, 2007 6:56 pm
Posts: 2307
I would not waste a quota spot on Carney as I think his best days are well behind him. I would go for an experienced back up half/hooker like Liam Finn did this season or stick with Lee & take a gamble on a promising youngster as we did with Atkin, My logic is use quota &/or cash on a pair of big nasty monsters up front! Theory being if they take us forward in & boss the opposition even our academy half could direct the attack.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 11:48 am 
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower

Joined: Wed Dec 04, 2013 9:18 pm
Posts: 343
I think we have enough quota spaces for both.

As for Liam Finn, theres a reason he ended up at widnes then newcastle next year. Not what we should be aspiring too imo

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 2:38 pm 
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower
User avatar

Joined: Thu Aug 04, 2016 1:07 pm
Posts: 281
Deffo not worth signing,missed a lot of matches in recent years at cats and salford and your lifestyle catches up with you the older we get.Struggled to get fit and stay fit with us,its another campese situation.imo.As for liam finn,we would be better off with mickey finn.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Todd carney
PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 3:15 pm 
Strong-running second rower
Strong-running second rower
User avatar

Joined: Thu Aug 04, 2016 1:07 pm
Posts: 281
Mild Rover wrote:Difficult to judge - he came in having not played for quite a while, and picked up an injury fairly quickly.

With Quinlan out long-term, and McGuire and Lunt unlikely to be ever presents, I think we do need to strengthen the spine. Arguably, more gambles spreads risk rather than adding to it. Worth exploring, but so are other options.

I’ll say yes, but i’ll say it wondering about Abdul and Drinkwater.


We had a chance to sign drinkwater 2 seasons ago but we only offered a 6 month contract as with carney and he stayed in oz and played with the west tigers reserve grade and was their player of the year.I felt we missed a trick then and he would be miles better bet than carney etc.He made a huge difference to cats and would be a good signing for us,plays plenty of games,which maguire sadly wont be able to,him and atkins sounds good to me.

Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 18 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next





It is currently Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:58 am

Retro.rlfans.com is no longer supported, we suggest that you try www.rlfans.com or i.rlfans.com or m.rlfans.com

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 54 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  


It is currently Thu Dec 13, 2018 3:58 am
POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORDYOUR TEAM
4,827,31265177,3384,559SET
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
Fri 1st Feb 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
HULL FC
Sat 9th Feb 15:00
SLXXIV
WARRINGTON
v
HULL KR
Sun 17th Feb 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
LONDON BRONCOS
Sat 23rd Feb 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
SALFORD
Fri 1st Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
CASTLEFORD
v
HULL KR
Sun 10th Mar 15:00
SLXXIV
WAKEFIELD
v
HULL KR
Sun 17th Mar 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
CATALAN DRAGONS
Fri 22nd Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
HUDDERSFIELD
v
HULL KR
Fri 29th Mar 19:45
SLXXIV
ST. HELENS
v
HULL KR
Thu 4th Apr 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
LEEDS RHINOS
Fri 19th Apr 13:00
SLXXIV
HULL FC
v
HULL KR
Mon 22nd Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
WARRINGTON
Sun 28th Apr 15:00
SLXXIV
LEEDS RHINOS
v
HULL KR
Sun 5th May 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
ST. HELENS
Fri 17th May 19:45
SLXXIV
HUDDERSFIELD
v
HULL KR
Sun 9th Jun 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
WIGAN WARRIORS
Sat 15th Jun 15:00
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
WARRINGTON
Thu 20th Jun 19:45
SLXXIV
LONDON BRONCOS
v
HULL KR
Thu 27th Jun 19:45
SLXXIV
HULL KR
v
HULL FC
ALL SCORES PROVIDED BY RLFANS.COM (SETTINGS)






59

.