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It’s completely understandable why the Sydney Roosters are so fired up about their rivals that the Melbourne Storm seem to be getting a free pass when it comes to the NRL’s match review committee.

After the Roosters banned Lindsey Collins for four weeks, grand finalist Jared Ware-Hargreaves was sin-binned and fined $3000. Scot free.

Friday night’s showdown between two of the NRL’s heavyweights was like an early grand final.

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This has clearly become one of the biggest issues in the game this season with the NRL’s new match review committee system, before the usual suspects go into meltdown in the storm leading up to the finals.

Nelson has now been fined five times this year, totaling $11,800, but has somehow managed to escape suspension each time.

The Big NAS’s rap sheet fails to include when the Warriors’ whore Wade Egan pulled his teeth out in the 20th round.

It was immortal eight Andrew Jones who said the NRL should be handed a four-month ban if it was fair.

Gordy: Robo Collins’ take is ‘surprising’ | 01:38

Of course, Nelson plays the toughest position on the field and faces a heated battle with Jared Ware-Hargreaves and Victor Radley on Friday night.

But considering some of the incidents he was involved in at the big Melbourne prop in his 163-match NRL career, it’s surprising to think he was banned for just six weeks for a huge sum.

It’s a similar story to another serial offender, Felice Kafusi, who has drawn the ire of the Roster, who seems very close to a hip drop following an incident with Tricolors front rower Sio Suia Taaukeiho.

Again, Roosters prop Collins was handed a four-week ban – but Kafusi got a free pass.

Collins deserved a suspension but the Melbourne Storm, along with the rest of the NRL, is questionable on-field inspection.

JWH in the trash as the prop war erupts! | 01:26

There was an incident when NRL great Cameron Munster dropped an elbow on Sam Walker in Friday night’s blockbuster opener half.

Munster have been hit with the NRL’s “thought action” letter, which is the equivalent of a wet salad compared to what Tide fullback Walker was hit with.

Meanwhile, Sharks forward Dale Finucane has been handed a three-game ban for his shot at punter Stephen Crichton, Brisbane captain Pat Carrigan is out for four weeks with a hip drop and Cowboys Coyne Hess is looking at a one-game ban after competing on the sidelines in South Sydney. Campbell Graham.

All clear as mud.

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