Jamal Fogarty simply thought he had a sinus infection, until a second line cropped up when he took a RAT over the break. The new Raiders recruit took himself for a PCR test which confirmed he had fallen victim to the Green Machine's pre-Christmas COVID invasion. He was already back home in Tweed enjoying some down time after multiple players and staff had tested positive to the virus in late December, forcing the club to shutdown early before the festive break. But Fogarty considers himself one of the lucky ones. "I only had a bit of a snuffly runny nose for two days, and that's all I got.