Lions chased Lyons after missing out on Bulldogs' Wallis

The Brisbane Lions recruited former Gold Coast midfielder Jarryd Lyons on Thursday essentially because they missed out on Bulldogs on-baller Mitch Wallis, according to the club’s football manager David Noble. After former captain Dayne Beams signalled his intentions to the Lions that he wanted to return to Victoria, which he ultimately did by re-joining Collingwood, the Lions focused on acquiring […]

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Beale says Cliff Lyons inspiration behind 'used-cars salesman' mullet

Kurtley Beale has revealed former Manly rugby league legend Cliff Lyons is the inspiration for his new mullet, which has become the subject of a satirical piece suggesting the Wallabies No.10 was “looking for work as a dodgy used car salesman”. For a few matches now, Beale has rocked a business-at-the-front, party-at-the-back hairstyle, which has been complemented by a goatie […]

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Stuart, Lyons among six inductees to NRL Hall of Fame

Broncos ironman Petero Civoniceva, Manly icon Cliff Lyons and Raiders playmaker Ricky Stuart are among the new faces to be added to the NRL's Hall of Fame. The trio will be inducted in a ceremony in Sydney on August 1, where Sea Eagles record-breaker Steve Menzies, Brisbane and Dragons enforcer Gordon Tallis and Mark Graham, the all-time great Kiwi forward, […]

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