Members of Warrior Nation, I write to you today with an important announcement. At the start of business this morning, a decision was made to relieve the plain black cotton underwear formerly known as ‘my lucky underwear’ from gameday duties. This announcement comes with great regret and sadness, but it is a decision that I believe had to be made. I can assure you this is a decision that was not made lightly. Obviously this is not the way any of us had hoped this relationship would end. Despite the turmoil of recent weeks, I would hope that once the dust settles, both parties will be able to look back and remember the good times we shared. On a day like today, it is important to remember and to celebrate the past, in order to put it behind us and move on. Continue reading Terminated
Remember this date: 16 April 2016. It’s a date we look forward to as I write these words, but one day — maybe later this year, next year or whenever Ryan Hoffman is lifting the Provan-Summons Trophy surrounded by Simon Mannering, Shaun Johnson and Co. — we’ll look back at this date with hindsight and remember that 16 April 2016 was the day when everything changed, when the Warriors released the shackles, went all-in on their season, all-in on their future and backed themselves to come up with the best hand.
You couldn’t just let us have it, could you?
Would it really have made a difference if you’d lost? You’d be playing the Rabbitohs instead of the Dragons. You’d have even had another day to recover, 24 more precious hours to prepare for finals footy.
But you didn’t have it in you, did you Mr Graham? Continue reading Fond farewell . . . almost
The Warriors rollercoaster is slowing to a halt. It’s nearly time to unclip the harness and step off the ride, time to get back on solid ground, to grab a toffee apple and some candy floss then watch on as those remaining duke it out for the ultimate prize.