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PREGAME: Rd 06 vs Richmond


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The Demons have a 9 day break before ANZAC Eve at the MCG when they face off against the Tigers who are coming off 3 straight losses. Who comes in and who goes out from the side that lost to Essendon in Adelaide?

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In: Brown, Lever, Turner, JJ

Out: T Mc, Tomlinson, Melksham, Spargo

FB: Turner May McVee
HB: Rivers Lever Brayshaw
C; Langdon Petracca Hunter
HF: ANB Petty Pickett
FF: JVR Brown Fritsch
Foll: Grundy Oliver Viney
Int: Bowey, Sparrow, JJ, Chandler

Lets not panic and pick Gawn too early 

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Just now, Redlagged said:

Casey game tomorrow is important. If Harmes plays well, he is in.  Laurie? Howes? 

Howes and Turner are both competing for the 3rd tall defender if Petty goes forward and we want a Hibbo replacement. Turner more ready for that job. But would love to see Howes start to demand a go.

We’re yet to give JJ a second full game, I don’t see Harmes or Laurie jumping him. Unless Laurie is just blistering and they want him in Spargo’s role.

Schache a small chance if they want to keep Petty back. 

Moniz-Wakefield? I’d love to see it 

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Hard to see another poor performance like this next week.. but certainly some players need to go out. Petty back forward- created a contest late.

 

In- Lever, Hibberd, Brown.

Out- Spargo, McDonald and Tomlinson.

Bowey to play Spargos role. He was putrid tonight Bowser. 

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4 minutes ago, Bates Mate said:

If we loose to the tigers, I'm going to be feeling worst than Neeld era

Really??? So if we are 3-3 six games in to the season, you're going to feel worse than when we were close to a laughing stock?

I find that difficult to believe. 

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42 minutes ago, Redlagged said:

Casey game tomorrow is important. If Harmes plays well, he is in.  Laurie? Howes? 

Forget Laurie and Howes if Jefferson fires...... HE PLAYS!

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3 minutes ago, picket fence said:

Forget Laurie and Howes if Jefferson fires...... HE PLAYS!

Are you trying to get him killed  Fence ?

 

JVR with a mature body and a full year of preparation is struggling at AFL level. 

Jeffo, for all his promise, is so spindly that his body can't even hold his head up straight 

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9 minutes ago, Go the Biff said:

Are you trying to get him killed  Fence ?

 

JVR with a mature body and a full year of preparation is struggling at AFL level. 

Jeffo, for all his promise, is so spindly that his body can't even hold his head up straight 

Rob Flowers Dad Al was dead against him playing as a 17year old and had to be CONVINCED by Noel Mc Mahon that he should play, But his father said no for the reasons you allude to!! His dad relented and The rest was HISTORY

I get your piont, but if, IF Merlin fires ......... PLAY HIM!!

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5 minutes ago, picket fence said:

Rob Flowers Dad Al was dead against him playing as a 17year old and had to be CONVINCED by Noel Mc Mahon that he should play, But his father said no for the reasons you allude to!! His dad relented and The rest was HISTORY

I get your piont, but if, IF Merlin fires ......... PLAY HIM!!

I'm not convinced Fence. Robbie was the best I've seen in red and blue. And he played on the wing.  Not key forward getting smashed under packs by large,  nasty defenders and ruckmen dropping back. 

 

Don't think you're comparing apples with apples here.  Let the kid develop 

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1 hour ago, picket fence said:

Forget Laurie and Howes if Jefferson fires...... HE PLAYS!

Isn’t April 1 is it?

No way will he get a game 2023 without catastrophic injury list.  

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