2010 NRL Facts

Here’s some interesting facts from the 2010 NRL season courtesy of the Triple M NRL Live Twitter account.

2010 FACT: Gold Coast Titans’ statistically most valuable player – Scott Prince (GC 14-7 when he played, 2-3 when he didn’t)

2010 FACT: West Tigers’ statistically most valuable player – Todd Payten (WTigs 15-6 when he played, 1-5 when he didn’t)

2010 FACT: Sydney Roosters’ surprising fact – When Mitchell Pearce was out, Roosters were 4-2

2010 FACT: South Sydney Rabbitohs’ most valuable players – Roy Asotasi & Jason Clark (Sths 0-4 when they didn’t play), Dave Taylor (1-5 when he didn’t play)

2010 FACT: St George Illawarra Dragons’ most valuable players– Michael Weyman (17-2 when he played; 3-5 when he didn’t) + Darius Boyd (0-2 when he didn’t play)

2010 FACT: Cronulla Sharks’ most valuable player – Tim Smith (7-11 when he played; 0-6 when he didn’t)

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2010 FACT: Penrith Panthers’ most valuable player – Frank Pritchard (Pen 13-7 when he played; 2-4 when he didn’t & scored 9 pts less per game)

2010 FACT: Parramatta Eels’ most valuable player – Ben Smith (Eels 9-10 when he played; 1-4 when he didn’t)

2010 FACT: Manly Sea Eagles’ most valuable player – Jamie Lyon (Manly 12-10 when he played; 0-3 when he didn’t with an avg losing margin of 16)

2010 FACT: North Queensland Cowboys’ player with best winning record – Michael Morgan (NQ 2-2 when he played; 3-17 when he didn’t)

2010 FACT: Newcastle Knights’ most valuable player – Kurt Gidley (Newc 9-7 when he played; 1-7 when he didn’t & scored 9 pts less per game)

2010 FACT: New Zealand Warriors’ most valuable player – Manu Vatuvei (NZW 13-6 when he played; 1-5 when he didn’t & scored 13 pts less per game)

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2010 FACT: Melbourne Storm player with the best winning record – Jesse Bromwich (6-1)

2010 FACT: Canberra Raiders’ most valuable player – Josh Dugan (Canb 14-9 when he played; 0-3 when he didn’t & scored just 9 pts per game).

2010 FACT: Canterbur Bulldogs’ most valuable player – Ben Roberts (Cby 6-7 when he played; 2-9 when he didn’t & scored 6pts less per game)

2010 FACT: Brisbane Broncos’ most valuable player – Darren Lockyer (Bris 10-8 when he played; 1-5 when he didn’t)

2010 FACT: Forward pack with most tries in NRL – Roosters (29 tries). Least tries – Parramatta (10 tries)

2010 ‘Interesting’ FACT: NQ used a staggering 14 halves combinations in 24 games. The next most was 8. Souths used just 2 combinations