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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Brodlach » Wed Feb 19, 2020 8:14 pm

MW wrote:Maybe as an idea for the future, the all stars guernseys could have each player tailored to have the state or origin logo on it somewhere. Just a thought and might make it more inviting for more players. Can keep it predominately white but have the SA, or WA, or TAS etc logo somewhere on the front chest area.

Yep agree, wouldn’t be that difficult
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby amber_fluid » Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:40 am

valleys07 wrote:From what I saw last Friday night - Todd has definitely added some size, and his aerobic capacity has gotten better. Was involved in quite a few scoring chains as that high half forward link up - a role that suits him as he is deceptively quick and has great foot skills for a big guy.


If he plays that role who are the tall forwards he looks for?
Ryder is gone.
Westhoff not getting any younger and is not really a key forward.
Watts was playing down back before getting injured.
Howard is gone.
Dixon and?

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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Booney » Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:46 am

amber_fluid wrote:
valleys07 wrote:From what I saw last Friday night - Todd has definitely added some size, and his aerobic capacity has gotten better. Was involved in quite a few scoring chains as that high half forward link up - a role that suits him as he is deceptively quick and has great foot skills for a big guy.


If he plays that role who are the tall forwards he looks for?
Ryder is gone.
Westhoff not getting any younger and is not really a key forward.
Watts was playing down back before getting injured.
Howard is gone.
Dixon and?

Can’t keep relying on Robbie.


I suspect we'll play two rucks so Ladhams or Lycett will be the other target, Georgiades may be a bolter, Ebert will play as a mid sized forward.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Armchair expert » Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:47 am

Brodlach wrote:
MW wrote:Maybe as an idea for the future, the all stars guernseys could have each player tailored to have the state or origin logo on it somewhere. Just a thought and might make it more inviting for more players. Can keep it predominately white but have the SA, or WA, or TAS etc logo somewhere on the front chest area.

Yep agree, wouldn’t be that difficult


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A guy on bigfooty created this, looks great imo
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby MW » Thu Feb 20, 2020 8:51 am

Exactly what I was thinking
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Booney » Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:07 am

Looks good in theory, not sure how it would look in practice.

The other thing is, like the Barbarians in rugby do, the Allies could wear their state shorts and socks.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Lightning McQueen » Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:20 am

Armchair expert wrote:
Brodlach wrote:
MW wrote:Maybe as an idea for the future, the all stars guernseys could have each player tailored to have the state or origin logo on it somewhere. Just a thought and might make it more inviting for more players. Can keep it predominately white but have the SA, or WA, or TAS etc logo somewhere on the front chest area.

Yep agree, wouldn’t be that difficult


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A guy on bigfooty created this, looks great imo


On the back would be more logical, perhaps a map of Australia on the front.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Dutchy » Thu Feb 20, 2020 10:55 am

What got me, in the announcement picture of all the players they listed their club not their state :roll:
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Booney » Thu Feb 27, 2020 4:26 pm

Will tomorrow night be :

A) Fair dinkum with the best of the best having a real crack

B) Like the EJ Whitten match but with fit blokes instead of fat ones

C) Somewhere in the middle

Will you be watching :

A) Unlikely

B) It's Friday night footy, probably

C) For sure
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby mots02 » Thu Feb 27, 2020 4:28 pm

Booney wrote:Will tomorrow night be :

A) Fair dinkum with the best of the best having a real crack

B) Like the EJ Whitten match but with fit blokes instead of fat ones

C) Somewhere in the middle

Will you be watching :

A) Unlikely

B) It's Friday night footy, probably

C) For sure


B and A for me.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Corona Man » Thu Feb 27, 2020 4:29 pm

B & B.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby LMA » Thu Feb 27, 2020 5:29 pm

Corona Man wrote:B & B.


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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby amber_fluid » Thu Feb 27, 2020 6:41 pm

LMA wrote:
Corona Man wrote:B & B.


X 2


Any women’s footy on?
I’d almost prefer to watch that.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Corona Man » Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:16 pm

amber_fluid wrote:
LMA wrote:
Corona Man wrote:B & B.


X 2


Any women’s footy on?
I’d almost prefer to watch that.

Women’s T/20...... urrrrgggghhhh
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Spargo » Thu Feb 27, 2020 7:22 pm

LMA wrote:
Corona Man wrote:B & B.


X 2


Couple of good judges here ^
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby mighty_tiger_79 » Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:25 am

B & A
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby beef » Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:46 am

mots02 wrote:
Booney wrote:Will tomorrow night be :

A) Fair dinkum with the best of the best having a real crack

B) Like the EJ Whitten match but with fit blokes instead of fat ones

C) Somewhere in the middle

Will you be watching :

A) Unlikely

B) It's Friday night footy, probably

C) For sure


B and A for me.

Only chance of it being a "real" game is in the last quarter if its close and blokes want to compete. If they manufacture a draw that would be the worst possible result
Having said that C & B (while looking at my phone)
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby whufc » Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:52 am

C

Will be identical to NBA All Star games.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Lightning McQueen » Fri Feb 28, 2020 10:20 am

Booney wrote:Will tomorrow night be :

A) Fair dinkum with the best of the best having a real crack

B) Like the EJ Whitten match but with fit blokes instead of fat ones

C) Somewhere in the middle

Will you be watching :

A) Unlikely

B) It's Friday night footy, probably

C) For sure


B and D.
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Re: AFL Bushfire Fundraiser - Vic vs The Rest

Postby Lightning McQueen » Fri Feb 28, 2020 10:22 am

beef wrote:Only chance of it being a "real" game is in the last quarter if its close and blokes want to compete. If they manufacture a draw that would be the worst possible result
Having said that C & B (while looking at my phone)

There will be minimal tackling, it will be like watching corridor footy, a goal fest.
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