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2012 All-Australian side fails, plus more.

Discussion in 'AFL - The Australian Football League' started by 3121 premiers, Oct 5, 2017.

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The 2012 All-Australian side is worse off because Jobe is still in it?

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  1. flyinghi64

    flyinghi64 Club Legend

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    Brownlow is best and FAIREST.
    AA is just best 22 for that season.
    Watts the issue?
     

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  2. King Brown

    King Brown Club Legend

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    that is to say, Geelong didn’t even keep a spreadsheet
     
  3. astro1212

    astro1212 All Australian

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    Like Lance Armstrong...

    Internationally recognised as a cheat.

    A nobody in the record books.
     
  4. Thomas2

    Thomas2 Premium Gold

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    Don't really care, Jobe isn't a bad bloke either (different to people using the Lance Armstrong example, who was a total campaigner.) There is no need to kick him to death even after retirement.
     
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  5. Sydswans666

    Sydswans666 All Australian

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    Lewis Jetta's only good year, he was on fire
     
  6. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    Summed it up!

    Is most definitely a drug cheat because he has been internationally recognised as such by the world's governing body in the world's court (haha)

    Besides the drug cheat period of his career, Watson has been bog average and only recognised solely for his surname.

    His greatest achievements were synthetically produced and thus he's either going down as the face of Essendope with Hirdy and Dank or as a nobody.
     
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  7. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    Essendon fans brought Lance to the party.
     
  8. Masqualero

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    Heroin does not have anything to do with this thread. Gary Ablett Snr does not have anything to do with this thread.

    This thread is about Jobe Watsons cheating resulting in him being stripped of an award.

    Please provide something with relevence.

    I feel that if he has been stripped of a brownlow then it is debatable that he even deserved to be AA.

    I'd say he should be stripped as he was on performance enhancing supplaments during the season, even if he is a victim of circumstance he still benefitted from it with a career best season.

    Your thoughts?
     
  9. Captain_Bender

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    B grade drug cheating plodders like Jobe Watson should never be compared to Premiership stars such as Trent Cotchin and Sam Mitchell
     
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  10. JT_the_Man

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    Lol
     
  11. The King!

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    Morale of the team is quite low i hear
     

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  12. The King!

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    Only one delusional group of people
     
  13. JT_the_Man

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    Search up "2012 Brownlow Medal."

    Go to images.

    What is the first picture you see?
     
  14. Captain_Bender

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    Did Watson even win a final during his career? will be remembered as nothing more than an average player who was a drug cheat that delusional Essendon supporters thought was a "star"
     
  15. JT_the_Man

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    I'm going to exit this conversation as I can't see it going anywhere.
     
  16. Captain_Bender

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    Just like Jobe Watson's career went nowhere
     
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  17. JT_the_Man

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    Brownlow Medal Tally

    Watson - 1
    Cotchin - 0
     
  18. Captain_Bender

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    Fixed
    also Premiership tally
    Cotchin - 1
    Watson - 0
     
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  19. jameses

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    Lol and when we are all long gone the history books will say that the winners were Cotchin and Mitchell. No one will even know who Jobe Watson is.
     
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  20. DrEvil_

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    These Richmond threads are great.
     
  21. JT_the_Man

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    Back on topic.

    How is the All-Australian side worse of with Jobe? Suspended players make the team every year.
     
  22. Testekill

    Testekill Don't look at me like that

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    And if you google it, what's the first entry say?
     
  23. JT_the_Man

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    Unreliable source that Wikipedia is.
     
  24. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    Let's check with the AFL then...

    Yep Cotchin and Mitchell.
     
  25. Goats

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    Is it the same bloke that comes up first when I google Essendon drug cheat?
     
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