Player Watch #50: Ben Brown - in talks with club for contract extension

Shermanator

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this choice suprised me.

not because I know minimal information about the kid but the fact that he is a ruck man...

Planning further ahead...?
Petrie succession plan?

I know some aren't happy with this pick but I reckon he has some x factor about him.
Watching a few Foxtel cup games last year he stood out, has raw talent but I'm rapt he's a roo.

Welcome aboard young fella!
 

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Event Horizon

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Surprised, we will give him a go though. Still a very raw talent, but he is going to have spend alot of time in the weights room if he wants to play as a tall forward in the AFL.
 

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gustev

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Got to a 3-4 bees games this year. BB certainly impressed me. His influence on the games I saw was up there with Maj's and Currie's. He has got good top speed for a big bloke, judges the ball well in the air and is shows great intent and attack on the footy. I'm stoked for the bloke and for us.
 

Daz

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For starters, I don't like picking tall forwards late in the draft full stop. As for Brown, I've always thought he doesn't move like a natural forward.
 

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