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It would be great to see Maxxy take the Brownlow Medal home. I'm clearly biased, but, of the main contenders, I think he's been the most consistent throughout the season, the most vital to the success of the team, and the fairest.

Plus I put some money on him when he was $12, so I'm hoping for a little money to get some drinks to forget Saturday's game...

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Oliver and Gawn a big chance to both poll 20+ votes.

Gawn should win it, but as we know its a midfielders award.  Maxy was the dominant player in the comp by far.    Oliver might win it too though. 

If Tom Mitchell wins it, I will spew.

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There is no question in my mind that Max should win the brownlow tonite. He wont though coz the umps will favour a small midfielder who has been blown around by the media since the begining of the year. Max deserves it. He provides a wonderful assistance to the midfielders, takes intercept marks down back and provides a good marking option up forward. That mitchell just gets it and kicks it.

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Brownlow votes should be determined by analysts (tv, radio, etc) instead of umpires. These dodgy pricks cant even adjudicate a game fairly/consistently, how can we expect them to award votes fairly.

Ablett's 3 votes in round1 is a perfect example of these idiots voting with theirs hearts and not their heads.

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I’m amazed at how well you guys remember who played well in what games. I’ve got a pretty good memory but I reckon I’m doing alright when I can remember whether or not we won the game, let alone who played in it and if they went well. It shocks me every year.

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1 minute ago, ding said:

Has that D'head McLachlan started his ridiculous pauses before naming votes for the leaders yet? It is the major reason i wont watch the Brownlow vote.

Totally unnecessary, particularly in the early rounds. 

Yes. 

I truly hate the telecast of the Brownlow. Can’t help myself though.

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