The NSW Blues have been named for the first game of the 2017 #Origin series.
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Although the scoreline was low, the game was a very open affair with Souths defence the highlight of the match.
The Cowboys had their opportunities but some great last ditch defence from Souths held the Cowboys out and the Bunnies had enough petrol in the tank to win the match and maintain their place in the top eight.
Cowboys coach Graham Murray would be disappointed with the way the Cowboys played in the second half and they have now recorded consecutive losses and the talk of their capitulation from last season will now being in earnest.
Souths are showing the resolve of a team on the rise and a team capable of playing finals football. Jason Taylor has the Bunnies playing for each other and they have pride in their jersey and based on tonight