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Brandon Smith, Harry Grant, hip drop tackle, use of legs, Jesse Bromwich, video, Melbourne Storm v Parramatta Eels

Storm trio Jesse Bromwich, Harry Grant and Brandon Smith could be facing some time on the sidelines at a crucial point in the season with all three placed on report during their clash with the Eels.

Grant executed a hip drop tackle on Makahesi Makatoa, sweeping his legs around those belonging to the Parramatta prop, before dropping his weight to the ground.

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“I didn’t like the look of this,” said Fox League’s Michael Ennis.

“I like Harry Grant and by no means is he a dirty player, but the use of the legs in this tackle could’ve led to some really serious injury. It really could have.”

Former Storm hero Cooper Cronk added: “That’s probably the saving grace for Harry Grant. If that had stopped play then it would’ve brought more…

Read more at www.foxsports.com.au

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