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Seems like a nice kid. 

Hope he makes it.

 

 

 

 

*I hope they all make it

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Some pre draft experts last year were of the opinion he has the best potential X factor of all players in last year's draft. Look forward to seeing it in 2020 and beyond. 

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Still needs another year at casey.

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5 hours ago, JakovichScissorKick said:

Must be a chance for Round 1.

With all due respect to Bedford, he is no chance for a gig come Round 1.  Too many in front of him.

However, his game yesterday was encouraging, even if it was only a scratch match.  If anything it shows some improvement to our overall depth for 2020.

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5 hours ago, JakovichScissorKick said:

Very nice game yesterday.  His last goal was a beauty.   

Certainly was. It was the highlight of the day.

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6 minutes ago, Wiseblood said:

With all due respect to Bedford, he is no chance for a gig come Round 1.  Too many in front of him.

However, his game yesterday was encouraging, even if it was only a scratch match.  If anything it shows some improvement to our overall depth for 2020.

Agree with you Wiseblood on Bedford, but I think our depth has improved considerably this year. And because of that I think selecting a best 22 come round 1 will be a headache. Baring the injured players, I think there could be 31 players vying for 22 spots - and I cannot remember the last time we were in such a good shape. 

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5 hours ago, Neil Crompton said:

Agree with you Wiseblood on Bedford, but I think our depth has improved considerably this year. And because of that I think selecting a best 22 come round 1 will be a headache. Baring the injured players, I think there could be 31 players vying for 22 spots - and I cannot remember the last time we were in such a good shape. 

Touch wood.

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If Bedford is making a flash as the thread title states, the last thing I'd do is touch wood, Tony.

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Has always looked a likely prospect at training but last year had minimal disposals for Casey. Obviously couldn’t get his own ball but looked good on the weekend. He is now running second for endurance in the club time trials, is quick and agile so there is something to work with there. Let’s hope for consistent good form at Casey and maybe a cameo later in the year in the firsts. 

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54 minutes ago, demonstone said:

If Bedford is making a flash as the thread title states, the last thing I'd do is touch wood, Tony.

The comedy festival is still 2 months away mate. You're using up your best material too early.

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Thought he looked very promising; perhaps not pushing for early rounds, but I wouldn't be surprised to see a debut at some stage this season.  He's a great athlete and has completely transformed physically - an exciting prospect.

 

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One of things I'm really excited about is the synergy/ bond that Kozzie and Bedford seem to have developed already. I think they are very supportive of each other. I can just see something special building in future years and see them causing havoc like Ryan and Rioli have done  (well up till Rioli had a brain fade).

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On 2/29/2020 at 9:39 PM, Moonshadow said:

The comedy festival is still 2 months away mate. You're using up your best material too early.

The Flasher in my local park was considering retirement but he decided to stick it out for another year.

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Haha!  I once told my dear old mum this very same joke and she seemed to find if funny.

Later, I overheard her telling her sister but she told the punchline as "He decided to hang around a bit longer".

So, even though she stuffed up the punchline, incredibly the joke still worked!

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49 minutes ago, Biffen said:

The Flasher in my local park was considering retirement but he decided to stick it out for another year.

Apparently he flashed at two elderly women last week. One had a stroke. The other wasn't quick enough.

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13 minutes ago, Moonshadow said:

Apparently he flashed at two elderly women last week. One had a stroke. The other wasn't quick enough.

Anyway, this thread was supposed to be about a Melbourne player in Bedford, not a Carlton player in  commodore.

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Thanks for making me smile !

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