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  1. Re: Always Right Match Committee Vs Carlton Round 6 2020

    Has to be challenged, surely? It’s been classed as medium impact. Medium. How?
  2. Re: Adelaide's Recent Player Losses

    https://www.theage.com.au/sport/afl/inside-the-camp-that-brought-down-the-adelaide-crows-20200630-p557od.html

    The full Age article above. Wow, the Fox article really doesn’t touch the tip of the...
  3. Re: Adelaide's Recent Player Losses

    Ned McHenry and Fisher McAsey? Both dogs-loving trade targets of ours.
  4. Re: Adelaide's Recent Player Losses

    Rather than start a new thread, thought I would post this here. We should continue the thread by speculating on what players we will plunder from this broken club.
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  5. Re: Lachie Hunter charged with Drink Driving

    I saw on Instagram tonight that Lachie (and a few other players) are undertaking Dry July. As an extra step, he is starting a Go Fund Me page to raise funds for the Alfred's road trauma support...
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    Re: 2020 Fixture

    Is it time to start petitioning for the Dogs to be one of the SA based teams?
  7. Re: Coronavirus: could the 2020 AFL season be called off?

    I am pretty sure that Geelong and Collingwood are being forced to isolate when they head West, but are allowed to play each other in that period. This might be a potential work-around.
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    Sticky: Re: MRO Thread

    It was regarded as "Careless". It was most certainly intentional, so how can they justify not classifying it as that?

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    Re: AFL Game Day R4 2020

    Some of my favourites:

    “Same Chinese takeaway selling sh-t in a tray...”

    “You know how people were worried about winning a premiership in a rigged season? You can stop now...”

    “Fold us now....
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    Re: AFL Game Day R4 2020

    Essendon lose.

    1.2 seconds later...

    https://discourse.bomberblitz.com
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    Re: 2020 Fixture

    *Conspiracy theory warning*

    Was anyone else surprised that Collingwood and Geelong were the two clubs nominated to head out West?

    The cynic in me can’t help but theorise that they must be on a...
  12. Re: Welcome to the Western Bulldogs: Louis Butler

    I know we are in a content driven world, but wouldn't have been better to keep this one under wraps till the teams are announced?

    I just feel like it is showing our hand a little early, gives the...
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    Re: AFL Game Day R3 2020

    The broadcast just mentioned it was Adelaide's lowest three-quarter total in their history (1.4-10)

    Previous low was 18 (Neil Craig's last game).
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    Re: Essendon

    I hope they donít get cleared for 100 years.
  15. Re: Coronavirus: could the 2020 AFL season be called off?

    Conor McKenna has tested positive for Coronavirus. Press conference at 4pm est.

    He was named in the Essendon 22 for this weekend.

    What now? I vote get rid of Essendon and add a Tassie team. :)
  16. Re: Always Right Match Committee - Round 3 Vs GWS 2020

    It would not be a good look and would not be worth the absolute trashing of our clubs brand that would come with it. Sponsors would drop off for something like that.

    Also, can you imagine Damien...
  17. Re: Always Right Match Committee - Round 3 Vs GWS 2020

    https://www.westernbulldogs.com.au/video/718274/luke-beveridge-we-believe-we-can-compete-with-the-best?videoId=718274&modal=true&type=video&publishFrom=1592361439001&fbclid=IwAR2gRKZdnr5K6ArHSsJPEfise...
  18. Re: Always Right Match Committee - Round 3 Vs GWS 2020

    Just because the numbers were relatively even doesn't mean that it isn't true. I am asserting that this should have been an area of the game (on paper at least) we should have dominated, not lost...
  19. Re: WB Game Day V GWS Giants R3 2020

    This.
    English-Trengove-Naughton can be switched up to Naughton-English-Trengove to mix it up too.
  20. Re: Always Right Match Committee - Round 3 Vs GWS 2020

    Iíd add that he has the required hardness and mongrel needed to help tip the contests in the middle in our favour. Iíd rather Libber in the maul feeding out the quick handball to Bontempelli et al....
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    Sticky: Re: MRO Thread

    It’s because when it comes to the stars they attach less “suspended” sections to the roulette wheel (that they use for deciding). I think sometimes they even ‘forget’ to add them in (like with...
  22. Re: Always Right Match Committee - Round 3 Vs GWS 2020

    This is wildly experimental, but why don't we try playing a lineup that closely resembles what we were playing late last year?

    You know, when we were pretty much dominating and one of the...
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    Re: Watching the Footy on TV

    I usually use the Kayo app on my Apple Tv upstairs, but I have recently started pushing games from the Kayo app on my phone/ipad to my Chromecast connected to the downstairs tv and it works...
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    Re: Predicted Teams Round 2 - 2020

    I can't really disagree with you on most points (aside O'Brien only taking two games to come good). There was something unsavoury about the move to oust Jacobs from the team and they persisted with...
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    Re: Predicted Teams Round 2 - 2020

    Ever the (occasional?) optimist, I will point you in the direction of Adelaide's Reilly O'Brien.

    Adelaide have been particularly terrible at getting games into youngsters in the last forever,...
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    Sticky: Re: MRO Thread

    Brad Johnson has broken ranks with the usual commentator MO of 'talking down incidents that involve favourite sons'. He was very unhappy with the penalty for the Burgoyne incident:
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  27. Re: Scott Morrison announces some sport stadiums to reopen in July

    I get the public transport concerns, but surely 10,000 at Eureka (which would almost be capacity) can't be better than 10,000 at Etihad?

    Would an extra 10,000 impact weekend public transport to...
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    Re: Predicted Teams Round 2 - 2020

    On the surface, some of the selections do seem a bit batshit crazy. But maybe some players have come back lacking a bit of fitness and/or are rustier on the track than others?

    Against Collingwood...
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    Re: AFL Game Day R2 2020

    I went to the Round 1 Pies v Geelong game last year and it was a stinker. The decision making and skill levels were beyond horrendous. The only thing that made being there bearable was hearing both...
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    Re: League Injuries 2020

    I was thinking that you could make a troll account on Bomberblitz and abuse the crap out of all of the players, coaches, the whole damn establishment... and no-one would even know you were trolling....
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    Re: Virtual Cheer Squad

    You can imagine the conversation:

    "Right, that whole sex doll thing hasn't gone down well. We need emergency rainbows, lollipops, unicorns, and teddy bears right now!"
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    Re: Predicted Teams Round 2 - 2020

    Lewis Young will likely get a crack, but I would prefer to see Trengove get the gig. Max's speed could be an issue, but I think most of the ball coming into him will be dumped on his head (and...
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    Re: League Injuries 2020

    I don't wish injuries on anyone, but if they do happen to Essendon players you should get right over to Bomberblitz. People start losing their minds.
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    Re: Predicted Teams Round 2 - 2020

    I wonder if Trengove is the ingredient to stop Max King becoming a long line of developing or average players to kick a bag on us.

    From what I saw of him he is still baby giraffe-like and tried...
  35. Re: Always Right Match Committee thread Rd 2 vs Carlton

    In the period where we were flying Trengove was a big part of it all- either in the ruck or down back. His fall from grace has been dizzying and rapid.

    English couldnít take his eyes off Grundy at...
  36. Re: Coronavirus: could the 2020 AFL season be called off?

    You can throw in that clubs (like Carlton in particular) that refuse to move away from their reliance on pokies are about to get hit harder than those that have weaned themselves off and have found...
  37. Re: Coronavirus: could the 2020 AFL season be called off?

    AFL site now reporting that test results are not yet known. Any reports clearing him are not correct at this stage. Season opener in the balance.
  38. Re: Coronavirus: could the 2020 AFL season be called off?

    There is a pending decision coming today on potentially closing schools as early as tomorrow. It's really proactive and sensible, but the chaos that is going to cause families can't be understated.
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    The Sound of Silence

    It may end up being a moot point (if the season gets scratched) but how do you all see playing to an empty stadia impacting players, games and the whole viewing experience?

    I am interested to see...
  40. Poll: Re: When will the gameís actually start??

    I hadn’t even considered the monetary side of things, just the likelihood that for the players in the categories I mentioned it will likely rob them of their last chance (or only chance) to prove...
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