Andrew McCullough played hooker in all 3 games in 2018. He used Hunt as a utility in Game 3 of 2018 (that was more about Hunt's performances at halfback than what it was McCullough's performances at hooker) but he did not replace him with Hunt until the following series and even then, McCullough...
This wasn't to humble him. Bellamy and Croft actually said it was because of his performances. He was poor. Bellamy wants a halfback that plays the percentages, that doesn't over-play their hand and does the job for the team. He kept trying to come up with the miracle play instead of playing...
He's implying that other players could probably take their own life over the relentless criticism. He's talking about other players. Not himself because like he says, he doesn't listen to the criticism and he has a good support group.
But other players, mainly younger players, may not have that...
You're right. They lost 58-0 because they went out the night before a game. Players from ALL clubs, even rep sides go out the night before a game but forget that.
There are a lot of reasons why we lost so badly. This is not one of them.
People blowing up over this are really looking for any excuse to rip into the players.
This Broncos group wouldn't be the first to go out a night before the game, and they won't be the last.
Hell, I've seen Origin players out on the town the night before a game.
Mountain out of mole hill.