The already undermanned Bulldogs have been dealt another blow up front with both Luke Thompson and Corey Waddell facing bans.
Thompson has been charged with a grade one crusher tackle and is facing two weeks out with the early plea and three if found guilty at the panel.
The Bulldogs front rower had only recently returned from suspension and had three prior non-similar offences in the last two years which contributed to the charge on Sunday.
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Trent Barrett will not be happy having told media on Saturday that he hoped Thompson would not be punished for the crusher tackle on Chris Randall.
“I would hate to see Luke Thompson go again for something like that because he does work really hard on it,”…