The Autumn Internationals

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  1. Wildman

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    My understanding is that the rankings dictate seeding but teams will be drawn from each seeding 'pool'. So, as it currently stands, NZ, SA, Aus and France will each have a pool, Eng, Ire, Wal & Sam will each be drawn into one of the pools then Arg, Ita, Ton & Sco. I'm guessing that Tonga and Samoa will be kept apart. Don't know if Argentina will automatically draw France.
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  2. Wildman

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    Your, "Everyone's shit but the ABs", is very strong. :lol3
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    Oh, and fuck the IRB/6N citing committee. Only a five week ban (to include the Highlander's' pre-season matches) for the GBH perpetrated by Hore is a joke.

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  4. Oscar

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    Not really.
    As far as I can see, the AIG AB's have yet to fire on all cylinders for longer than 40 minutes (the first half against Wales).
    They are not playing to potential.
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  5. Oscar

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    He should lose his AB jersey.
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  6. Wildman

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    It was telling that when the ABs went down to 14 players they seemed to step up half a gear and still seemed to have a lot more in reserve.

    Yep.
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    They have always lacked a plan B when Carter is on the field.
    Whereas Cruden is not quite as skillful, he seems to adapt better to changes.
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  8. Frougby

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    Thanks for the info wildman, I got confused if they handled it like the NCAA tourney or not, but now that I read closer your draw description is right on. So just to prove I'm thankful I am going to predict an ABs blowout of eng so that it will be close or possibly and eng. win. :freaky

    However, because i need to make at least one prediction that seems to be correct so I am picking aus over wal by about 15. I hope it will be the inverse, but wales is too depleted and without a chef.

    And regarding the pools, wildman you are right - I don't think I will be able to recognize an RWC unless fra and arg are in the same pool.:rofl
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    Brilliant first half for England!

    England 12 - 0 New Zealand
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    Fuck the BBC and all who don't allow the commentary to be streamed online :baldy
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    England 15 - 7 New Zealand after 50 minutes.
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    The ABs respond!

    England 15 - 14 New Zealand

    England missing six times more tackles in the past twelve minutes than the entire first half!
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    England counter.

    England 20 - 14 New Zealand
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    Swing low, sweet chariot!

    England 25 - 14 New Zealand
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    England 32 - 14 New Zealand

    Where's Oscar? :lol3
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    It's on Radio 5 Live but they block it over here. Bastids.
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    England 38 - 14 New Zealand

    7 minutes to go.
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