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Its so funny that a player like Jack had such an impact on me and the supporters. For me, he is up there with Jeff Farmer as my favourite Demon ever. Played in constantly bad teams under bad coaches a

Loved the magic you showed. Some memories and that unforgettable goal - forever my favourite moment of your career. Hard not to tear up seeing that again.😭 All the best.  Than

This year has changed our world and changed our perspectives on many things. I have been following Melbourne for a long time. As you get older and reflect on your football supporting life, you re


6 minutes ago, At the break of Gawn said:

Given it was 2pm on a Sunday afternoon I'd doubt it'd be alcohol or drug related though.  

Depends how Big his Saturday Night was. 
i often drove home years ago Sunday arvo. 

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7 minutes ago, At the break of Gawn said:

Given it was 2pm on a Sunday afternoon I'd doubt it'd be alcohol or drug related though.  

Yeah, cause no one drinks or does drugs on a Sunday afternoon. Especially AFL footballers.

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On 9/25/2020 at 12:12 AM, Diamond_Jim said:

A comparison between Jack and Travis would make for a depressing thread.

But there was real talent in them two blokes.

Looking forward to seeing them both in the stands as Yze coaches an MFC premiership in 2022

perhaps throw in Colin Sylvia

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Once your in the limelight you cannot afford to get into any trouble or you end in the public eye and you cannot hide.

YOU WILL BE CAUGHT!.   It is like Hollywood.   Poor Jack I feel for him.

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To do a runner there is clearly something behind the scenes that would be alcohol or drug related. Why else would one do it?

Oh Jack. I don’t think there has ever been a MFC player that I wanted to really achieve higher standards more than Jack.

I’ve always stuck up for him but he really does continue to crap the bed and tarnish his “good lad” reputation.

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Jack  Watts would be the ideal person to help with the all round kicking skills especially  goal kicking . I wonder if he would be interested.  Would have a lot to offer., after all he is a true Melbourne boy. 

Much loved by many at the Dees.

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23 hours ago, At the break of Gawn said:

Given it was 2pm on a Sunday afternoon I'd doubt it'd be alcohol or drug related though.  

Yeah, he was probably just snorting more of that Wiesn Koks

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7 hours ago, nosoupforme said:

Jack  Watts would be the ideal person to help with the all round kicking skills especially  goal kicking . I wonder if he would be interested.  Would have a lot to offer., after all he is a true Melbourne boy. 

Much loved by many at the Dees.

Gotta love the Jack.

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On 9/30/2020 at 6:46 AM, nosoupforme said:

Jack  Watts would be the ideal person to help with the all round kicking skills especially  goal kicking . I wonder if he would be interested.  Would have a lot to offer., after all he is a true Melbourne boy. 

Much loved by many at the Dees.

I wouldn’t be against it (I think I may have suggested it earlier!) but hearing about him being involved in that car accident, sounds like he still has some growing up to do. 

I hope the club reaches out to him though. 

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