After much deliberation, the 25 finalists have been decided for the National Rugby League Hall of Fame Ballot. Six players will be formally inducted, with a panel of experts to mull over the talented list stretching all the way back to 1908.
Bob Lindner, a big, bustling forward, was a virtual automatic pick for Queensland and Australia between 1986 and 1993. A mighty forward despite three broken legs at critical points of his career, the highlight of his football life was probably the 1990 Kangaroo tour. This is what the experts said: