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My son is 4 weeks old tomorrow. He's seen 4 from 4. This run is all him.

Jake Lever with the best defensive game by a Dee since Jake Lever in Round 1. What an absolute boss he was today. 

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Incredibly satisfying .

 

Am I alone in thinking Hawkin's elbow wasn't accidental?

nope

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Lever was a star

Trac loves a big game at the G

Spargo and Pickett where incredible with their pressure

Langdon and Hunt superb on the break and in one on ones

Brayshaw read the game beautifully, nearly his best game since our finals year

Finally, Jake Viney. He loves a game against the cats, incredible effort.

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Should have been further up in front at 3/4 time but If the first 10 minutes of the last quarter isn’t a show of maturity and responding when things seem against you I don’t know what is. 

Enjoy it all, that was a brilliant team effort. 

Woooooo Hoooooooo!!!!

 

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Lever for president. 
 

Tackling was insane, haven’t seen that many holding the balls since the vasectomy clinic. 
 

That Jetta BS was some [censored] BS. 

 

Langdon 🖤

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2 minutes ago, BigFez said:

Are Geelong now considered bad enough for people to continue saying "but the Demons haven't beaten anybody yet"?

We could be 22 and 0 we still won't have beaten anyone - all the teams have been teams below us on the ladder.

It's only an argument that defeatists and people who want to bring us down a peg make. It doesn't make any sense. Just ignore it.

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Poor umpirng when they pay such bad free kicks that they have to repeat it later for balance.

Very trigger happy umps in the F50.

Sack them,demote them,get them out of the game .

on the bright side-Our best game in years..

The pressure applied was pure heat.

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Good sign of maturity to put it to bed at the start of the last quarter. I’m still not used the team not folding when the heat is on!

Lever was huge today. With May out injured, he showed why we got him to the club and was the general out there today organizing the troops. His defensive positioning was perfect.

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16 losses to Geelong and 187 no win is sweeter. Duckwood how good watching him blow up

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Good win that could have been a pasting. Thinking almost all the way through that Scott doubling down (again) on the old and slow strategy was a bad move. Suck that, Smith. 

Spirited work. More, please.

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16 minutes ago, Luther said:

Great that the umpires are finally penalising the throwing in congestion, good to see.

Sorry Luther but you lost me there

 

Were shocking today on both sides of the ledger.

But the letting off the cats for incorrect disposal was atrocious.

The players did well not to let it demoralise them.

Agreed on Lever. A true leader.

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4 or 5 years ago we would have panicked & gone into our shells & probably would have lost. 

But today we kept coming & managed to keep 2 or 3 goals in front. I also think Goodwin's calmness helps to.

Monday mornings don't seem to be as bad when you have to get up to start the working week after your team has a great win

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space jam twetty bird GIF by MauditSeen those big bad p*ssy cats right out of the  ‘G’

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You get weeks for causing a concussion with a bump. What do you get for an intentional or reckless swinging  arm to the head, which breaks a player’s eye socket?  Also what if the player has form for this type of incident?

My guess nothing to see here.

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