The Courier Mail has a sledge from former coach Eddie Jones over their maladministration:
Previously, the Brumbies were the Barcelona of football and recruited players that fitted the style they ran.
Soon and sadly, they will be the Canberra Comics.
Up until 2005, the two-time Super Rugby champions were clearly an organisation in charge of their own destiny.
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They were well administered, recruited superbly and played a style of rugby that was distinctive, entertaining, inventive and, importantly, winning.
I guess we’ll find out tonight.