NSW Blues team: The fans' verdict

On Monday we opened up the floor to you, the fans, to play selector and give us YOUR Blues Origin team for Game III.<br><br>To read the best responses, <a href="http://www.nrl.com/newsviews/latestnews/newsarticle/tabid/10874/newsid/55704/backchat-should-nsw-selectors-wield-the-axe/default.aspx"><b>click here.</b></a><br><br>We've tallied up the emails, performed more calculations than any sports fan should do in a lifetime, and come up with the NSW Blues team for Origin III... as selected by you, the fans!<br><br><b>The starting line-up...</b><br><br>1. Jarryd Hayne<br>2. Brett Morris<br>3. Michael Jennings<br>4. Matt Cooper<br>5. Joel Monaghan<br>6. Jamie Soward<br>7. Brett Kimmorley<br>8. Brent Kite<br>9. Michael Ennis<br>10. Justin Poore<br>11. Nathan Hindmarsh<br>12. Ben Creagh<br>13. Anthony Watmough<br><br><b>How you voted...</b><br><br><b>Fullback</b><br>Jarryd Hayne 62%<br>Kurt Gidley 24%<br>Luke Patten 10%<br>Ben Hornby 4%<br><br><b>Wing</b><br>Brett Morris 46%<br>Joel Monaghan 46%<br>Jarryd Hayne 34%<br>David Williams 30%<br>Josh Morris 30%<br>Michael Jennings 12%<br>Chris Lawrence 2%<br><br><b>Centre</b><br>Michael Jennings 78%<br>Matt Cooper 70%<br>Josh Morris 16%<br>Jamie Lyon 10%<br><br><b>Five-eighth</b><br>Jamie Soward 42%<br>Kurt Gidley 17%<br>Trent Barrett 17%<br>Terry Campese 14%<br>Jarrod Mullen 7%<br><br><b>Halfback</b><br>Brett Kimmorley 62%<br>Jarrod Mullen 19%<br>Trent Barrett 12%<br>Peter Wallace 4%<br>Ben Hornby 3%<br><br><b>Prop</b><br>Brent Kite 66%<br>Justin Poore 53%<br>Brett White 27%<br>Tom Learoyd-Lahrs 27%<br>Luke Douglas 9%<br>Michael Hodgson 9%<br><br><b>Hooker</b><br>Michael Ennis 44%<br>Robbie Farah 41%<br>Craig Wing 13%<br>Kurt Gidley 2%<br><br><b>Backrow</b><br>Nathan Hindmarsh 49%<br>Ben Creagh 33%<br>Anthony Watmough 26%<br>Alan Tongue 19%<br>Trent Waterhouse 19%<br>Glenn Stewart 14%<br>Luke O'Donnell 12%<br>Andrew Ryan 12%<br>Paul Gallen 7%<br>Anthony Laffranchi 7%<br>Anthony Tupou 2%<br><br> (<b>Note:</b> Percentages reflect the number of fans who selected the player in the starting position stated)<br><br><b>The stand-outs...</b><br><br>- Nathan Hindmarsh was the most selected starting backrower.<br>- Michael Ennis just edged out Robbie Farah for the hooking role.<br>- Peter Wallace, the current NSW halfback, received just 4% of votes... with 62% of fans voting for Brett Kimmorley.<br>- Jamie Soward was the most popular choice for five-eighth.<br>- Jarryd Hayne received more than double the votes of Kurt Gidley for fullback, though Gidley was a widely selected bench player.<br><br><a href="http://www.nrl.com/newsviews/latestnews/newsarticle/tabid/10874/newsid/55723/nsw-blues-origin-team-for-game-iii/default.aspx"><b>Click here</b></a> to see the official NSW Blues team for Origin III.<br><br>Game III of the Harvey Norman State of Origin Series between NSW and Queensland will be played at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium on Wednesday, July 15. Queensland leads the best-of-three series 2-0.<br>