All very good points. I agree with you that Rob would probably win against heidi or jenna out of respect for his play. Both Brian and Richard won for the same reason, even getting votes from those they had backstabbed. And while it's true that Alex doesn't have much reason to respect Matt as a player now, I think if he makes the F2 people will realize: (1) although his elimination was talked about well, since forever, somehow each week someone else got voted off, and that (2) he was a key member of the alliance that changed the game at a crucialOriginally posted by mflcommish
Suxie: I hope so! But that helps my argument that Rob is not an automatic 0-5 on the jury should Heidi and Jenna go next. I have heard Alex say that Rob was a very good player, so maybe Rob would have Alex' support even if he were up against Heidi or Jenna. I do believe Deena would vote in favor of Rob.
Does anyone know what the rules are for the jury? What are they allowed to see besides Tribal Council? I'm not sure I believe Alex would refer to Matt is a good player (physically strong, yes) at this point. Alex knows that Rob turned on him, but not that Matt initiated the same idea or that Matt has shown any sort of game play.
The biggest "Hall of Shame" moment was when the Rotu 4 voted against Neleh because she outplayed them. I have been very impressed with Deena and Alex' comments regarding Rob as they have talked about his superior game play, not his betrayal.
moment. I also think he may go on an immunity run, a la Colby.