Fergo and The Freak NRL & Rugby League Podcast

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Hosted by Andrew Ferguson and League Freak, the podcast covers different Rugby League topics, from the NRL to Super League, and how they relate to the history of the game.

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01/11/2023

We kick off 2023 with a bang, a huge 2 hour episode full of footy talk and laughs for you to enjoy!

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2022 Fergo and The Freak Christmas Special
12/21/2022

MERRY CHRISTMAS!

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak the boys hand out gifts to all 17 NRL clubs, cover a little bit of Rugby League news, talk about Soccer and Rugby Union for a moment, and have a general footy chin wag!

 

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Fixing S**t Lists Put Out By Fox Sports
12/01/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Andrew Ferguson and League Freak go through a couple of lists that were put out by News Ltd this week. One ranking the forward packs of each NRL team as they will line up in 2023, and the other ranking the top 50 players in the NRL in 2022.

We had fun poking holes in both lists. You'll have fun listening!

 

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Rating Everything About The 2022 Rugby League World Cup Out Of Ten
11/23/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Andrew Ferguson and League Freak rate the 2022 Rugby League World Cup on a scale of 1-10 in many different categories. They even rate each nations performance!

They also chat about the World Cup Final, and just have a lot of good footy talk!

 

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Where Have These Two Been?
11/16/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Andrew Ferguson and League Freak have a chat about Australia and Samoa making it through to the 2022 Rugby League World Cup Final! They chat about the stupid Golden Boot awards, there a little Wests Tigers news, some NRL funding and salary cap chat, and much more!

 

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The 2022 Rugby League World Cup Isn't Supposed To Be A Training Run...
11/02/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Andrew Ferguson and League Freak talk about the World Cup so far, what a chore it has been to watch, how one sided games have been and possible changes that could be implimented to make the competition better.

They chat about Jason Taumalolo and his greatness, greats of the past versus greats of the present, and magic sponges!

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The Truth About The 2022 Rugby League World Cup!
10/25/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Andrew Ferguson and League Freak have all the sympathy in the world for English Rugby League fans. I mean, they live in England for starters, but on top of that they are also being price gouged by Rugby League administrators.

We give you the real story of the World Cup. We are not trying to earn favour with anyone. We don't need to worry about retaining access with anyone. We won't B.S. you about what we are all seeing.

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Poor Crowds Are Hurting The 2022 Rugby League World Cup
10/18/2022

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak Freaky goes through the first round of 2022 World Cup games we have seen so far, talks about the crowd issues (Where is everyone?) and give praise to the rising standards within the injternational game.

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The Aftermath Of Englands Crushing Win Over Samoa With Karsten Brumme
10/15/2022

In this special episode of Fergo and The Freak Freaky is joined by our favourite Grerman in Karsten Brumme as we chat about Englands stunning opening to the 2022 Rugby League World Cup!

We have a great chat about the game, international Rugby League, jersey collecting, the fall of the Berlin Wall, eating cats...you know, all the stuff you'd expect us to chat about! 

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The Rugby League World Cup Approaches!
10/12/2022

In today episode of Fergo and The Freak the boys have a chat about the NRL Grand Final aftermatch, the whinging by journalists and sad people about the way the Penrith Panthers celebrated their success and the chance that the Panthers will win again next season.

They then focus on the Rugby League World Cup and its very quiet leadup. Rumours that the tournament has a very pre-2000 World Cup feel to it, and the howling about the way Australia handed out squad numbers.

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The Penrith Panthers Are Back-To-Back NRL And World Champions!!!
10/02/2022

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In the NRL Grand Final episode of Fergo and The Freak League Freak gives his thoughts on the incredible, dominatimng win by the Penrith Panthers as they smashed the Parramatta Eels 28-12 in a brilliant Grand Final win.

You won't like listening to this if youre an Eels fan, but if you're a Panthers fan....well...shall we?

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Now We Have A Rivalry! - With Special Guest Elliott Richardson
09/29/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In todays episode of Fergo and The Freak League Freak is joined by Elliott Richardson who tells us about his life long long of the Parramnatta Eels, watching old video tapes of the clubs glory days from the 1980's, and how it all lead up to Sunday's Grand Final, the day which could see him get HIS first Premiership as a supporter.

This was such a cool episode to record. Hearing how much a win would mean for Elliott and his Dad was really moving. 

We talked a lot about w...


2022 NRL Grand Final Preview - With Special Guest Kurt Gidley
09/29/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this Grand Final preview of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew and Freaky are joined by former NSW captain Kurt Gidley to chat about the big one between the Penrith Panthers and the Parramatta Eels.

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2022 NRL Dally M Medal Live Podcast
09/28/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast the terrible twosome watch the 2022 NRL Dally M Awards live and podcast right the way through it.

They chat about what is going on during the awards and have a general chat about the game during it.

Its a bit of a different podcast, but we thiunk you'll like it.

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The Grand Final And Physics Breaking Flies With Special Guest Nadine
09/28/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast the boys are joined by Nadine to talk about the leadup to the 2022 NRL Grand Final, the the media has reacted with a bunch of terrible stories, why a fly in a car that in driven by a drunk proves that no pass has ever gone forward, and many other random things that have nothing to do with Rugby League.

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Julie Interviews The Glorious League Freak
09/25/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast regular guest Julie takes over the podcast and interviews The Glorious League Freak, asking what ever she likes and getting some very interesting answers.

This is very different to the other podcasts we do!

Alcohol WAS consumed!

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The Penrith Panthers Are Into Their Third Straight NRL Grand Final!
09/24/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast League Freak gives his thoughts on the Penrith Panthers 32-12 victory over the South Sydney Rabbitohs to book their place in the 2022 NRL Grand Final!

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It's Raining Blue And Gold!
09/23/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast League Freak is joined by the one and only Julie to chat about the Eels massive win over the Cowboys to make the 2022 NRL Grand Final.

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NRL Finals Week 3 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
09/21/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak give their thoughts on NRL semi finals between the North Queensland Cowboys and Parramatta Eels, and then the Penrith Panthers and the South Sydney Rabbitohs.

They have a chat about the Super League Grand Final as well. You won't believe who made it!

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The Jordan Rapana Game: The Eels Smash A Putrid Raiders Team
09/16/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast League Freak is joined by our resident Parramatta Eels fan Julie who gives a few of her thoughts on the Parramatta Eels 40-4 win over a bloody terrible Canberra Raiders team who were so bad, they just wasted everyones time making it this far!

At times it feels like League Freak is just trolling Eels fans, but its not. He really loves the Eels!

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NRL Finals Week 2 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
09/14/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak give their thoughts on the clash between the Parramatta Eels and Canberra Raiders, and the Cronulla Sharks and South Sydney Rabbitohs.

They also chat about the passing of the Queen, a fine handed down by the NRL to an NRLW player, the media reaction, and much more!

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Storm, GONE! Roosters, GONE! Golden Point And An Absolute War!
09/11/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Freaky gives his thoughts on the Canberra Raiders impressive win over the Melbourne Storm, ending the Storms season. The North Queensland Cowboys golden point win over the Cronulla Sharks. Then he chats about the absolute war which saw the South Sydney Rabbitohs bludgeon the Sydney Roosters to finish their season.

He then has a chat about talking big leading into finals games and the a little look towards next weekends matches!

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Penrith Defeat Parramatta In A Game That Could Define The 2022 NRL Finals
09/09/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Freaky gives his thoughts on the Penrith Panthers 27-8 win over the Parramatta Eels in the first game of the 2022 finals series.

League Freak had a couple of drinks during this game, so forgive him if he dribbles!

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NRL Finals Week 1 Preview - Plus Expert Tips!
09/07/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak go through all 4 of the NRL Finals matches for week one, giving you the betting odds and their tips for who will win each game!

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Brutally Grading The 2022 Regular Season Of Every NRL Team
09/07/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League NRL podcast the two greatesrt broadcasters in the history of the universe grade every single NRL clubs on how their regular season played out over the 2022 season.

Some of these grades are sure to anger you, but we ask you to just chillax. Unless you're a Wests Tigers supporter, then we ask you to maintain the rage! 

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Are The Parramatta Eels Favourites To Take Out The Premiership In 2022 With Special Guest Julie
09/01/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League NRL podcast special guest Julie joins Freakyt to have a chat about her rampaging Parramatta Eels.

After their win at home over the Melbourne Storm, and having secured a place in the top 4, are they now favourites to take out the Premiership in 2022?

We also discuss junior football, living in South Australia and childbrith! 

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NRL Round 25 Preview - Plus Expert Tips!
08/31/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak give you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 25!

We also read emails!

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Australian Rugby Unions STUPID Idea To Raid NRL Ranks With Money They Don't Have
08/31/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak talk about reports that came out overnight that the Australian Rugby Union was looking to spend tens of millions of dollars on NRL players with borrowed money.

We break it all down, looking at the sporting side of things, as well as the financial side of things.

Its hilarious that the morons that run rugby union in Australia think this is how they will stop their game from drying.

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The Mortal Combat World Club Challenge Draw
08/30/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak talk about possibly the most ridiculous idea that a corporate media type has come up with in a long while.

We talk about clubs needing to bottom out completely before they make the changes to get better. We chat about making the perfect, representative NRL trophy.

Then, Andrew drops the hammer. No, not his hammer, A HAMMER!

The Mortal Combat system that is perfect for the World Club Challenge. 

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We Complete The IMG Survey To Make Super League Better
08/27/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak complete the survey put out by IMG as they look to get some sort of return on their  investment and guage what supporters of the game are thinking.

The survey was supposed to take 15 minutes, but look at what we did with it!

Its pretty clear our vision for the British game is the right one. 

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NRL Round 24 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
08/24/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak give you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 24!

We chat about james Tamou hardly getting a slap on the wrist for abusing a referee, the Wests Tigers hit list of players they will never get to go near their cliub, the stupid stories the idiots in the media create plus much, much more!

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Fingering Opposition Players Is Impolite
08/23/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak NRL podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak have a chat about the supposed problems with blow-out scorelines, James Tamou deserving a big suspension, Rugby Union being crap, the Cronulla Sharks lookinhg to play finals games at home, Corey Norman fingering opposition players and much, much more!

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NRL Round 23 Preview - Plus Expert Tips!
08/18/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast  League Freak gives you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 23!

Apologies for the audio issues in this episode. It will be sorted by the next episode or our interns will be FIRED!

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Rating The Penrith Panthers Premiership Threats Out Of 10 With Nadine
08/15/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Nadine joins the podcast to go through the top threats to the Panthers as we head towards the business end of the season.

We chat about possible changes to pre season training, the Ponga "issue" that is being talked about, and just generally have a good old chat!

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NRL Round 22 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
08/10/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak gives you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 22!

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A Brief Hiccup Of Success
08/09/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak discuss corporate media reactions to Ricky Stuarts outburst on the weekend, and the gross ways theyve been trying to defend him.

There some stadium talk, some Wests Tigers jokes, we look through the Redcliffe Dolphins squad for 2023 so far, and just have a good old general chat about the game.

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The Ricky Stuart Outburst And What His Punishment Should Be
08/07/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast League Freak discuss the gross outburst by Ricky Stuart towards Penrith Panthers player Jaeman Salmon.

It is a weird situation and the Freaky wanted to give their take on it.

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NRL Round 21 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
08/03/2022

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In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak gives you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 21 in the NRL.

They chat about the situation in Newscatle regarding David Klemmer, the Wests Tigers CEO and Board trying to take attention away from themselves, Nathan Cleary and the medias focus on his private life, and a whole lot more!

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Will The Parramatta Eels Make The Finals?
08/02/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak talk about the Wests Tigers looking to loan out players to help the Melbourne Storm and how the loan system the NRL has was never intended to see finals teams pilfering players from lower ladder teams.

We then chat about the Eels vs Panthers aftermath and the Eels horror run into the finals....if they make it! The Panthers attacking woes and how Jerome Luai may be under a little pressure for his spot in...


NRL Round 20 Preview - Plus Expert Tips
07/27/2022

Presented by Palmerbet

In this episode of the Fergo and The Freak Rugby League podcast Andrew Ferguson and League Freak gives you a rundown of all the upcoming games in round 20 in the NRL.

Its Women In League Round!

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