With the Broncos’ 2021 NRL campaign in the books, and the off season now upon the club, it’s an opportune time to examine the on-field production of each player in the senior squad in order to identify their comparative ranking.
In assessing the on-field production and the comparative ranking of each player which comprise the Broncos’ senior squad, each player from that squad has been allocated into one of four positional categories (with some players considered in multiple positional categories due to their notional versatility).
Those four positional categories consist of:
Once categorised, each player’s output in defined key performance indicators (KPIs) for their respective positional category has then been considered, using data sourced from the NRL and QRL.
Different weightings were then assigned to the KPI data considered for each positional group based on the assumption that the cornerstone of the Broncos’ tactical approach is as follows:
The findings provide an invaluable insight as to:
Internal player rankings
Based on the above analytical comparison, the 17 players which comprise the Broncos’ most productive team from the 2021 season would appear to be as follows: