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    Re: Josh Dunkley - A power Mid in 2019

    That is extremely elite company.

    He's the bargain of the his draft year.
  2. Re: Three things you have learned round 13 2019 v Carlton.

    1. Tim English is going to be just fine.

    2. We will be Charlie Curnow's bunny through his career.

    3. Channel 7s stalking of the security guards is adding fuel to a completely overblown fire.
  3. Thread: MRO Thread

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    He'll go for the stomp alone.

    Silly.
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    Re: WB Game Day V Carlton R13 2019

    Safe to say MJP is getting the response he wanted from the midfield.
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    Re: Congratulations Razor Ray - 300 Games

    Again, I come back to referees like Nigel Owens and Wayne Barnes. Build rapport with players and your job becomes infinitely easier. As does having a sense of humour, which he clearly does.
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    Re: AFL Game Day R13 2019

    Just watched that video for the first time.

    I'm seriously shaking my head in disbelief that this show of sportsmanship is seriously upsetting some people.

    The ball was dead, and a player that...
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    Re: Tom Boyd Retires

    Pfft, I was engaged by 20 and married at 22. Still going 14 years later.

    Couldn't be happier for the man. Both on and off field.
  8. Re: “mystique” and “magic” surrounding western bulldogs

    I'd kill for a 'make our stand' moment in the rooms.

    For the Penrith Panthers in 2003 it came from a veteran, Joel Clinton. They lost the first 3 games of the season after a disappointing year...
  9. Poll: Re: Should fans be ejected for calling umpires names?

    I've listened to a few interviews with Owens and he is deeply passionate about the game and very proud to be involved in it.

    He speaks lovingly of the old style sense of respect that still exists...
  10. Poll: Re: Should fans be ejected for calling umpires names?

    https://youtu.be/GTaMYh1czgM

    I mentioned Nigel Owens earlier in the thread.

    As you can see, he strikes a healthy and humorous balance between treating players like professional athletes and...
  11. Poll: Re: Should fans be ejected for calling umpires names?

    I'm guilty of getting stuck into umpires, but if I then see a replay and realise they're right and I'm wrong I'll happily say so.
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    Re: Jordan Roughead

    Read the post properly.

    I said dismissing 'someone of Jordan's Character', not 'dismissing Jordan's character'.

    I've a lot of respect for you and always will, but you're losing me on this one.
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    Re: Woofer’s football career

    I don't remember the Yahoo Serious umpire.

    I remember the Legionnaire Hat umpire, the Napoleon Dynamite umpire, the older umpire who was the only one who actually seemed to know all the rules and...
  14. Poll: Re: Should fans be ejected for calling umpires names?

    Agree with everything except the bit I've bolded.

    In my experience the best referees/umpires in sport are far from 'anonymous'. Quite the opposite. They're as well known as they are explicitly...
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    Re: Jordan Roughead

    So we flatly dismiss anything that the club chooses not to respond to.

    You'd struggle to find a better clubman than Jordan Roughead. He was a dependable leader and a positive influence on our...
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    Re: Woofer’s football career

    My footballing career was restricted to playing RecFooty during my days while I was at Uni.

    Twodogs and I enjoyed many evenings on the hallowed turf of the Whitten Oval. Twodogs has had the...
  17. Re: Who is not in the Hall of Fame that should be?

    GAS was inducted in 2005.
  18. Who is not in the Hall of Fame that should be?

    Reading the Brad Hardie thread the other day, the inevitable discussion came up about Hall of Fame inductees, specifically who should and should not be there.

    In that spirit, I want posters'...
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    Re: Brad Hardie has a stroke

    With due respect to the other posters I agree with MJP here. Its an Australian Football Hall of Fame and Hardie's WA accomplishments pair up with his VFL/AFL record rather nicely.

    In saying that,...
  20. Re: Always Right Match Committee Thread Round 11, Vs West Coast Eagles

    If we could replicate his influence in the centre then absolutely.
  21. Thread: MRO Thread

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    Massive missed opportunity by the tribunal to only issue a fine, irrespective of size.

    Someone seems to have played with the auto correct on the forum, because I tried to use the F-word and it...
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    Re: Welcome to the Bulldogs: Bailey Smith

    Bailey Smith is the Round 9 Rising Star nominee.
  23. Thread: MRO Thread

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    https://www.foxsports.com.au/afl/afl-2019-what-dale-thomas-said-to-an-umpire-to-deserve-an-afl-tribunal-appearance/news-story/2a00341964f72ca07b68f3b8b16a4feb

    Dale Thomas referred direct to the...
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    Re: Tom Boyd Retires

    https://www.playersvoice.com.au/tom-boyd-barely-slept-for-six-weeks/#MVv3YHocqWwkm5qA.97
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    Re: Tom Boyd Retires

    I don't think I've EVER heard Luke with that tone of voice in public before.

    Openly choking back tears and needing a moment to compose himself, that was as raw as it gets in professional sport...
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    Re: Can we all buy into this?

    I see you didn't stop writing 47s after you left.

    I have noted Bulldogtragic's recommendations and I concur with his assessment.
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    Re: Tom Boyd Retires

    I'm feeling two overwhelming emotions.

    The first is immense sadness. And not just for the fact that well never see Tom play again, nor that well never see him realise his potential.

    As many...
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    Re: Thank You Rocket

    Its interesting watching some of Gordon Ramsay's shows with this line in mind.

    In the moment, he can get very heated with some of the ways he treats chefs/owner on his shows (He very, very rarely...
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    Re: Welcome to the Bulldogs: Bailey Smith

    Caleb actually had a decent player beat him though.

    Bont was far, far superior to Taylor in any measure except games played.

    Was also robbed of goal of the year as well.
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    Re: The Footy Show

    I was thinking more about the night when Napoleon Dynamite was umpiring and we had the celebrity opponent.
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    Re: The Footy Show

    I can second this. I've seen him on a good day. I'd hate to see him on a bad day.
  32. Re: Three things I have learned. Round 8-Western Bulldogs vs Brisbane Lions Mars Stadium

    I remember seeing an interview with Fagan not long after that draft. He said then that they'd rated McCluggage as the best player in the draft and would have taken him with pick 1.

    Dashed good...
  33. Re: Three things I have learned. Round 8-Western Bulldogs vs Brisbane Lions Mars Stadium

    1. Naughton, amongst all of his other talents and blessings, is a fighter. Comprehensively beaten in the first half but worked his way back into the game after that half-time goal to be instrumental...
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    Re: The Footy Show

    Correct. He had free rein after Eddie left and neither Garry nor JB had the will or the ability to keep him in check. He did as he pleased and the Neanderthals lapped it up.
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    Re: AFL Game Day Round 8, 2019

    I'm at a loss as well.

    I can only imagine he thought he might have an extra few centimetres of reach.

    In saying that, I'm of the view, and I don't care if I'm in the minority, that a free...
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    Re: Who's going to Ballarat?

    Only in Ballarat could you risk frostbite and sunburn on the same day.
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    Re: Damien Barrett what's his agenda ?

    Just when he couldn't get any stupider:

    Adelaide Crows
    If

    a Showdown isn't played at the MCG on a Friday night some time soon ...
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    it will be an opportunity lost on so many...
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    Re: WB Game Day V Brisbane Lions R8 2019

    Dogs by 10.
    First goal Bont.
    BOG Dunkley.
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    Re: Who's going to Ballarat?

    Bacchus Marsh ain't much better.

    It has catted and dogged continuously since about 5pm yesterday.

    I don't envy all those braving the conditions.
  40. Re: Always Right Match Committee Thread Rd 8, Vs Brisbane Lions

    https://youtu.be/JX3SYZAillw


    Can't disagree with either statement.

    That. Is. Special.
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