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1 minute ago, Deemented Are Go! said:

Richmond doctors looking at Lynch head clash footage for concussion examination, apparently 🤔

That's a tough one. I think he may be permanently concussed.

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Carlton and Essendon getting pummelled in unison,  be still my beating heart.

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11 minutes ago, Pickett2Jackson said:

 

Forget the Saints we have to play this Richmond mob in 10 days minus May and Fritta.  🤢

Are Richmond in the 8? ....oh yeah just... :)

 

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18 minutes ago, dees189227 said:

Can't believe they put Selwood in special comments 

"St Kilda have got to duck more here ... they need to pull something out, they should be throwing the ball at every opportunity ... the game is on the line, I don't understand why they're not whingeing to the umpires."

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1 minute ago, Gorgoroth said:

Brad hill. So glad we didn’t get him (hindsight) as he is a flat track bully. 

That’s putting it politely! 😂

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The Saints are just leaving it a bit longer than last week to start their come back so it'll be even more spectacular

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1 minute ago, deanox said:

St Kilda playing the tiges into form for us?

Better than us playing the tigres into form i guess.....

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Apparently the season is a marathon and St Kilda will be fine.  I didn't know Selwood had such a generous spirit.

Port in Adelaide next week.

Still, football is hideously fickle and I'm strangely glad we don't play them again.

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3 minutes ago, Win4theAges said:

What does it say for West Coast in Melbourne?

 

Maybe the Saints just played a one off blinder (half).  Every team is capable of it at a few times a year i guess.

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St Kilda's best and worst are so far apart. Best is finals material. Worst is bottom 2 tripe.

This is non-competitive stuff right here, as it was two weeks ago. How they managed to get back from 33 points down against West Coast may well be one of the 2021 season's biggest mysteries.

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Biggest worry is the Tigers look very menacing, have a few days extra rest on us and we have no Fritta or May. Let's get over the Hawks first then start crapping ourselves to face Tigers with 3 less days rest. Good luck to us.

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1 minute ago, Docs Demons said:

Biggest worry is the Tigers look very menacing, have a few days extra rest on us and we have no Fritta or May. Let's get over the Hawks first then start crapping ourselves to face Tigers with 3 less days rest. Good luck to us.

This.

The rest of your post can be considered on Sunday evening.

The worst thing we can do is think about ANZAC Eve. Yes, it's a big game, and yes, it will be exciting if we go into it in form, but if we're thinking about it now we'll be 4-2 after it.

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16 minutes ago, Docs Demons said:

Biggest worry is the Tigers look very menacing, have a few days extra rest on us and we have no Fritta or May. Let's get over the Hawks first then start crapping ourselves to face Tigers with 3 less days rest. Good luck to us.

Yep, think they'll smash us. We might have them in the midfield. That'd be it.

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Lynch didn’t do much in the 2nd half. Any chance of a concussion? Best to be on the safe side and Give him 12 days to recover

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It’s actually better the Tigers having a big win. If they had lost 3 on the trot they’d be fired up for next week

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