2012 NRL Playoff Push
By W D Nicolson
So who plays in the meaningful games come September?
NOT The Footy Show has already taken you through each of the 13 teams who were still in contention entering Round 21 in our latest NRL Podcast - but with Round 21 now all but over - let's see where all the teams are placed with 5 games to go.
The results are predicted from Round 22 on, obviously there are variables that are not able to be taken into consideration when predicting games in the future - but this is our best guesstimate.
This is a guide to what might happen, it's impossible to say what will.
How do you see the Top 8 shaping up? Comment below.
Minor Premiership contenders...
End Round 20: 1st (13-5 for 30pts, +156)R21 - v Cowboys WIN 32-18
R22 - @ Knights WIN
R23 - v Broncos LOSS
R24 - v Tigers WIN
R25 - @ Raiders WIN
R26 - v Roosters WIN
Predicted Total: 5W 1L for 10 points, finish with 40 points
Predicted Finish: 1st