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Judgment Day for the Essendon 34

    Judgment Day for the Essendon 34

Judgment Day for the Essendon 34

Our special thread has a collated history of the hearings up until today: http://www.bigfooty.com/forum/threads/judgement-day-the-verdict-discussion-2pm-tuesday-march-31st.1091559/ Essendon supporters can also talk with each other in their board: http://www.bigfooty.com/forum/forums/essendon.14/

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    The Top 5 Must Have’s for the Fantasy Year

The Top 5 Must Have’s for the Fantasy Year

Following the huge success of our Pre-Nab Challenge Fantasy Handbook, cheatafl has decided to release a second edition, focusing on the top 5 fantasy prospects for each club now that we have seen the teams play all three NAB Challenge games. In this article, we reveal our top 5 overall

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    The Number 1 way to improve your Fantasy Footy score

The Number 1 way to improve your Fantasy Footy score

David Natoli (DaVe86) has released his 2015 Super Coach guide, packed with 13 seasons of experience. This year, I’ve written an AFL fantasy handbook catered for all major forms of the game, where I go through all my top secrets and hints with picking your initial squad, and then how

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    Getting the Fantasy Footy edge

Getting the Fantasy Footy edge

DaVe86 shares his Fantasy Footy tips. Have you ever wondered why certain fantasy coaches always seem to crack the top 100 every year? Regardless of which form of the game you play (Dream Team, AFL Fantasy or Supercoach), there is no doubt that being a good fantasy coach is a

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    AFL Rich List: Your club’s finances rated.

AFL Rich List: Your club’s finances rated.

AFL finances are an often murky and misunderstood area. We hope to shed some light on them for you by ranking the AFL clubs in terms of revenue. 1. Collingwood Ownership structure: Membership, Limited by Guarantee 2014 Revenue: $76,256,915 2014 Profit: $2,017,992 2014 Assets: $51,330,691 2014 Annual Report The Pies

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    The Race for Champions League Football

The Race for Champions League Football

As the race heats up for the champions league spots, we have a look at the contenders and their run to the finish line.ARSENAL - (currently 3rd)A – QPRH – West HamA – NewcastleH – LiverpoolA – BurnleyH – SunderlandH – ChelseaA – HullH – SwanseaA – Manchester UnitedH – WBAHome

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    Essendon: THE REPLACEMENTS

Essendon: THE REPLACEMENTS

Essendon’s army of replacements have begun to filter into the True Value Solar Centre in recent days to join in training at the club, ahead of the upcoming NAB Challenge Series. With the clubs first pre-season game against St Kilda just over a week away, the Bombers have added six

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    Carlton’s 5 Important Players

Carlton’s 5 Important Players

With the 2015 Premiership season near and the Pre-Season NAB Challenge games fast-approaching, Alex Docherty takes a look at the 5 players who are the most crucial to your club’s immediate or future success. Today is the Carlton Blues. A side that failed to improve on their 2013 finals appearance,

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    36Gladiators – Fight or flight, Hird’s dilemma

36Gladiators – Fight or flight, Hird’s dilemma

James Hird has a big choice to make in the next few weeks. Having come this far with his challenge against the legality of the ASADA/AFL joint investigation into the supplement program at Essendon – and four Federal Court judges have ruled against him – he must decide whether to

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    Adelaide Crows’ 5 Important Players

Adelaide Crows’ 5 Important Players

With the 2015 Premiership season near and the Pre-Season NAB Challenge games fast-approaching, Alex Docherty takes a look at the 5 players who are the most crucial to your club’s immediate or future success. The Adelaide Crows are a side I thought pulled out one of the big surprises of

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    Brisbane Lions’ 5 Important Players

Brisbane Lions’ 5 Important Players

With the 2015 Premiership season near and the Pre-Season NAB Challenge games fast-approaching, Alex Docherty takes a look at the 5 players who are the most crucial to your club’s immediate or future success. Today is the Brisbane Lions. A team many thought would struggle all throughout 2015, and although

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    Time for Tinkler to eject from the Jets

Time for Tinkler to eject from the Jets

There must be something about unpopular businessmen and clubs named ‘Newcastle.’ The latest victim is the A League club Newcastle Jets, who seem to be falling from bad to worse at breakneck speed. Unfortunately for the club, nothing appears able to break their fall. So what’s the story? Sifting through

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    36 Gladiators – Rumours and rumours of war

36 Gladiators – Rumours and rumours of war

The rumour mill. Good mail. The juice. So and so reckons. Don’t tell anyone, but I heard the higher-ups saying. In conflict, as in football, rumours abound. This does not mean that the rumours are always wrong. In fact, they are often right. The rumours that Gary Ablett Jnr would

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    The AFL making it up as it goes along again

The AFL making it up as it goes along again

If there is one thing the AFL does better than any other sport in the world, it is making up rules on the spot to solve a short term problem, which then require a ridiculously elaborate fix soon after. Take the Academies for the northern clubs, or more accurately, the

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    The Essendon Tribunal hearing – a summary from a legal perspective

The Essendon Tribunal hearing – a summary from a legal perspective

The AFL Tribunal’s hearing into the supplements charges against 34 past and present Essendon footballers, which started back in December, continues this week with the players’ representatives outlining their defences. It is the latest step in the long-running saga that has already dominated headlines throughout the 2013 and 2014 seasons. 

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Threepeat heroes or injury riddled zeroes?

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Threepeat heroes or injury riddled zeroes?

The Hawks have provided Fantasy gold over the years, as befits one of the sides that has been one of the power teams of the competition for many seasons. Hodge, Mitchell, Lewis and others who may or may not have departed for more northern climes have long formed the backbone

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Buddy and friends

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Buddy and friends

As befits a team that has been premier, grand finallist or thereabouts in recent years, the Swans have provided many a quality Fantasy player. They also have a nice habit of providing a young player who explodes, last year Luke Parker took that role. If you can pick this year’s

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – To Sel and back again?

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – To Sel and back again?

Geelong have provided the backbone of many a Fantasy team over the years. Stevie J, Joel Selwood, Bimmy Jartel, various Coreys, all have been regular and sustained performers. But can the old stagers keep performing? And is the young talent coming through? Will Geelong suffer the much predicted onfield slump

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    Saints injury list shortens as Dunstan returns

Saints injury list shortens as Dunstan returns

St Kilda’s sizeable injury list continued to shorten following Luke Dunstan’s return to full training after the shoulder injury that kept him out for a final stages of last season. On the back of a dismal season that saw the Saints finish bottom of the AFL ladder with four wins

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – the Fyfe and Freo conundrum

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – the Fyfe and Freo conundrum

Are Freo are a flag threat? Conventional wisdom says the boys from the west have one last shot in the locker, but I’m not so sure, I think they’ve been overtaken by a few teams like Port and even North. But the Dockers do have some Fantasy guns and they

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Port laden with quality but at a price

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Port laden with quality but at a price

Port Adelaide are tipped by many to go a long way onfield this year and common sense, and recent history, suggests this will be matched by Fantasy performances. The issue is that unlike last year, everyone else is thinking this too, including the pointy headed boffins that do the pricing

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Boom time never ends at North

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Boom time never ends at North

Like the proverbial fine wine, Brent “Boomer” Harvey appears to be getting better with age. Last year was his best on pure numbers and the pocket battleship appears to be in prime physical condition. The only worry with Harvey is his tendency to get rubbed out regularly. North have also

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    AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Tigers of old, or new blood?

AFL Fantasy prices and positions – Tigers of old, or new blood?

The Tigers eh? You could, if you wanted, have innumerable Tigers in your team and it would, on paper, seem a wise decision: Martin, Cotchin, Deledio, Ellis, Rance etc etc. None of the key Tigers are ridiculously overpriced (except Ellis – see below) and they boast a bewildering array of

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    DreamTeam prices and positions: Bombs away for Goddard and Zaka

DreamTeam prices and positions: Bombs away for Goddard and Zaka

Essendon are a very interesting one. Obviously there is the elephant in the ro … nah I’ll come out and say it … the infraction notices that have been handed to 34 of their players, current and ex. What happens as a result of this will define the whole AFL

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    36 Gladiators – Hirded against the beach, awaiting the final assault

36 Gladiators – Hirded against the beach, awaiting the final assault

And LO! after the peace of the Christmas ceasefire, the bloody saga of the Great ASADA/Essendon War will soon grind back into motion, dominating front pages and reaping yet more victims. Even a dedicated student of the whole affair like myself, who finds the intersection of football, political power and

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    DreamTeam prices and positions – Waters a lock and the ruck duo dilemma

DreamTeam prices and positions – Waters a lock and the ruck duo dilemma

West Coast are still rebuilding under Adam Simpson but are not going the full bounce along the bottom for a few years to collect high picks route. The fanbase and wider club culture is simply too attuned to regular success to allow it. But while the young guns are blooded

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    DreamTeam prices and positions: Danger money worth the risk

DreamTeam prices and positions: Danger money worth the risk

The Crows are a funny one. “Good, but not great,” as George Bush Snr says approvingly of his own memoirs in The Simpsons, just like his presidency and the Crows haven’t been bad over recent years, but they haven’t been great either. This translates across to Fantasy terms as well.

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    DreamTeam prices and positions: Look past the big names at Collingwood

DreamTeam prices and positions: Look past the big names at Collingwood

Nathan Buckley is doing his best to prepare the baying faithful for a season where a premiership is, shall we say, unlikely. The “quiet rebuild” of Collingwood continues apace and this means plenty of potential for Fantasy players if, as many predict, Buckley decides to play the proverbial kids. He’s

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    DreamTeam prices and positions: As usual for Gold Coast, its all about Gaz

DreamTeam prices and positions: As usual for Gold Coast, its all about Gaz

They used to say No Carey, No North but last year we saw just how important Gary Ablett Jnr … “The Little Master” … is to Gold Coast’s onfield fortunes. No Gaz, no Suns and no finals. But in Fantasy terms losing the likes of Ablett doesn’t hurt too much

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    DreamTeam prices and positions: Brisbane: between a Rockliff and a hard place

DreamTeam prices and positions: Brisbane: between a Rockliff and a hard place

There’s no denying that you have to have Tommy Rockliff in your team at some point. He just racks up so many points and while Brisbane have strengthened their midfield with the addition of Dayne Beams and Allen Christensen, Rockliff will still be registering big scores. But $775,000 is a

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