Opinion 2017 Draft Discussion - Pick 3 - Poll added

Discussion in 'Carlton' started by HARKER, May 22, 2017.

Put it out there
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Who we are likely to take at Pick 3 .......

  1. Luke Davies-Uniacke

    16.9%
  2. Cameron Rayner

    37.8%
  3. Adam Cerra

    8.6%
  4. Paddy Dow

    23.8%
  5. Charlie Constable

    1.5%
  6. Darcy Fogarty

    4.3%
  7. Andrew Brayshaw

    2.6%
  8. Jaidyn Stephenson

    2.1%
  9. Jack Higgins

    0.6%
  10. Nicholas Coffield

    1.1%
  11. Other

    0.7%
  1. HARKER

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    Once the trade period is over, clubs are a little more comfortable divulging which way they may go at the draft.
    Nothing wrong with the 1st pick being told he'll be so and some info comes out.....then the second drops etc. etc.

    We'll have a pretty good idea in a couple of weeks time, who we may call out at #3 (or #4 if the AFL do something silly) in November.
     
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  2. HBF

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    Well there is that as well.
     
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    Looking at Stephensons highlights it looks to me like he would have a lot of upside given a couple of years development in the gym. Seems explosive although kicking maybe a little suspect.


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    I've checked out Dow a little more. I'd prefer LDU but Dow looks like a hell of a player too. I'd be happy with him.
     
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    Torn between a few players for us at #3 for now, but pretty sure that 2 of them will be taken out of our grasp.
    May turn out be a good thing should Rayner be taken ahead of our pick as we'll then be forced to take a pure midfielder.

    It's too early to be sure that Kennedy will be that perfect complement to Gibbs (OOPS) Cripps, but no earlier than projecting anyone at #3 being an out and out gun......but......taking it aboard that we know what we're doing a quick, inside/outside mid with good skills would make for the ideal profile.

    That leads me to Dow or ABrayshaw and then Cerra even though he isn't particularly quick, but rather quick of mind.
    Still feel that Coffield may surprise, but probably not at #3.
     
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    I'm interested in hearing ways we can pump Rayner and Dow's tyres endlessly until draft day.
     
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    Just dig into your kick Jimmae and pay one of LDU's mates to get him on the sauce say mid November.
     
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    He trained with them and he looks like he fits a need for them. Personally I'm not much of a fan of Stephenson. I feel like he could be a bust... but I'm not a scout by any means.
     
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    The way I look at comparisons, are generally based around similar traits

    I see Ben Miller having similar traits to a Jenkins, but may turn out to be anything from a Tim O'Brien to a Ben Brown

    From here on, it is all about development
     
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    Freo are pretty keen Sam hayes
     
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    We don't want anyone who has queries over their kicking, particularly with #3.
     

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    Looking at the footage of Stephenson and his body shape, it seems to me he would have a lot upside with a couple of


    Just been watching his highlights. Smaller build but eerily similar to Cripps' highlights package at U/18 level.

    Seems to be another 'extractor' and great vision with his handball from tight situations which is an absolute must in today's footy.

    Won't be disappointed with him !!
     
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    Maybe Charlie can mentor LDU on pre-draft tips & tactics. :D
     
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    We are going to get a cracker at 3, all of whom fill a need. Dow and LDU give us midfield depth, Raynor can hit the scoreboard and go into the midfield. Live what any of them add; determined by who is left. Really happy with any to tell the truth. Don't mess around with anyone else unless other picks come or way through the trade period.
     
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    I hope if the choice is between Dow and Cerra, we go with Cerra.
     
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    Is there a replay of the all stars game from last week? Can't find one anywhere..
     
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    We live in pursuit.

    I have been chasing such a replay since last Sunday
     
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    How bizarre! They streamed it live via the AFL website...
     
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    I thought that they would put it up by now, but no dice.

    I don't do the whole social media shindig, but if someone got onto Cal Twomey he might know
     
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    I just emailed the AFL website to ask. I had this afternoon penciled in all week to finally sit and check it out. Now to go back to YouTube clips
     
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    There are a few TAC Cups games in full online if you're interested, I can post the links?
     
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    I've watched most of them but I might check out some other Vic metro games. Thanks :)
     
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    IMG_2515.PNG What do we think of this:

    GWS give up pick 11 (obtained for Devon smith and 23), and pick 8 (obtained from st. kilda for Adam Tomlinson) and Matthew Kennedy for pick 3 and 2018 2nd (pick 25).
     
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    Seen a lot worse.... id probably do that tbh. GWS get Rayner everyones happy
     
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    We could then trade Gibbs for 10 and 35 plus wigg. Either use 8, 10, 11 this year of package up some for a huge crack at 2018 draft. This allows us to have another learning year for our young midfield (more time for SPS, fisher, Kennedy in the middle without Gibbs). We could even add some mature depth in jack trengrove and Sam Gibson.

    There's plenty we can do.

    The good thing about Carlton right now is no one wants to leave everyone wants to be apart of it. Eventually we will have an abundance of talent and we will be able to trade out depth like GWS have been doing for 4 years.
     
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