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    Senior Jack Bytel - Player Advocate: dct66

    R4 - St Kilda vs West Coast Eagles StK 15.12.102 defeated WCE 13.4.92 Marvel Stadium We knew with Crouch coming to the club it would take an injury or a sustained lack of form for Jack Bytel to get a decent run of senior footy this year. Unfortunately Gresh was that injury and jack has grabbed...
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    Senior Jack Bytel - Player Advocate: dct66

    St Kilda Development Coach and Sandringham Senior Coach, Jake Batchelor, had this to say about Bytel in his rundown fo the Saints-listed players who played for Sandy last weekend. "Jack was probably our best player. He had a good four-quarter performance, was tough inside and had a big focus on...
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    Senior Jack Bytel - Player Advocate: dct66

    Practice Match - Sandringham vs Essendon Sandy 13.9.87 defeated Ess 8.10.58 Tullamarine Will Michael's report on Sandrigham's last practice match before the start of the VFL season proper only has this to say regarding Jack Bytel - Anthony Seaton and Jack Bytel were excellent in defense [sic]...
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    Opinion As a newer fan what do I need to know about the Saints

    Welcome St Kilda Senators! Previous posters have given you a good background to some aspects of our fabulous history. Apologies if I repeat some things. We were formed in 1873. Played in the Victorian Football Association (VFA) until the Victorian Football League (VFL) was formed by eight...
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    Senior Jack Bytel - Player Advocate: dct66

    R2 - St Kilda vs Melbourne StK 11.7.73 lost to Melb 12.19.91 Marvel Stadium Jack came on just before the three quarter time break as the medical sub for Jimmy Webster. Seemed to play on a rampant Clayton Oliver at clearances with predictable results. He did get 6 possessions (2 kicks, 4...
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    Autopsy Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    I just re-watched the last two minutes and the umpire definitely blows the whistle and calls play-on while Butler is looking at the scoreboard. https://www.afl.com.au/video/567857/the-final-moments-of-a-giants-saints-classic?videoId=567857&modal=true&type=video&publishFrom=1616309975001
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    Autopsy Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    I reckon she did call play on while he was still watching the scoreboard just before he started walking in.
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    Senior Jack Bytel - Player Advocate: dct66

    R1 GWS vs St Kilda GWS 11.12.78 lost to StK 13.8.86 Giants Stadium A good serviceable game from Jack in just his 4th match. The standout stats are his 10 tackles (most by any player on the ground) and 6 clearances (eq 2nd best behind Steele). Only 13 disposals (9 kicks, 4 handballs) but I...
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    All good. Agree to disagree. Go Saints!
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    Just a fan, saying what I see.
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    Reckon Trev would have had the long sleeves on a wet day.
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    I'm sure it is (L-R) Daryl Cunningham, Joffa Cunningham and Greg Burns.
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    I was only referring to players in the photo! We had a lot of mudlarks in those days.
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    Player Sponsorship 2021 BigFooty Saints Board Player Sponsorship - James Frawley

    Hey George, when you get a chance can you organise my player sponsor badge. Thanks!
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    Game Day Round 1, 2021: GWS v St.Kilda *HIGHMORE DEBUT*

    Time for the boys to channel their inner Cunningham (Joffa preferably to Daryl) or Greg Burns!