I’ve had a few requests to dig up my Round 1 team from the 2020 season to help people with the make up of their 2021 starting side.
I was fortunate enough to finish runner-up in NRL SuperCoach last season (yep, that’s another $10 in the jar for any podcast listeners), so hopefully having a look into how I started the year can aid our upcoming picks.
I’ll run through a few of the strategies I used for the season, reflecting on what worked and what didn’t.
It’s important to note firstly that with Origin postponed till after the 2020 season, bye-planning became irrelevant in hindsight.
In 2021 Origin is mid-season again, s