Andrew ‘Bobcat’ Ryan made a tackle in the 2004 NRL grand final that sealed the Bulldogs’ win — but he’s never watched the game back.
It was Ryan’s first game as captain and the tackle will go down as one of most iconic moments in the club’s history.
And yet, in the 19 years that’s passed, he’s never sat down to re-watch the game.
The 44-year-old made the shock admission on the Fox League Podcast while lifting the lid on the preparations and the aftermath of the Dogs’ last premiership.
Ryan also opened up on how Steve Folkes got him to Belmore after he put his name on the rugby league map with the Eels what it was like captaining characters like Mark O’Meley and Willie Mason — and the headlines that followed the latter.
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