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Hodges can't replace Boyd fulltime

So much for Plan B. Justin Hodges, 32, says he will support Darius Boyd on the "long, hard road" back from a ruptured Achilles tendon that will sideline him for up to nine months.

But the Broncos veteran centre considered an ideal replacement for the star recruit said his injury plagued body would not be able to handle a full time switch to fullback.

Boyd underwent surgery this week after going down in just his first full week of training back at the NRL club.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 December 2014 07:17

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Indigenous players return to AFL’s top 20

P32 SportFor the first time since 2005 four Indigenous players were picked in the top 20 selections at this year's NAB AFL Draft, in what the League says vindicates its talent programs and a fifth, Clem Smith has been selected.

West Australian pair Jarrod Pickett and Jarrod Garlett, Victorian Paul Ahern and Darwin's Nakia Cockatoo were first round picks by clubs at the Gold Coast last week.

Jarrod Pickett from...

 

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 December 2014 09:27

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