Toast Brady Grey

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  1. Grandstan

    Grandstan Team Captain

    Fremantle
    Jul 15, 2013
    491
    Melbourne
    Such confidence charging out of defence, rarely put a foot wrong today and puts serious pressure on the opposition. Yes he'll make mistakes but the threat was worth it.
    Considering he was rookie listed it's a great story of persistence.
     
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  2. ChimpaWompa

    ChimpaWompa All Australian

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    May 27, 2013
    612
    he really needs to keep his feet less if he wants the ballas role full time
     
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  3. meima

    meima Brownlow Medallist

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    Jun 5, 2015
    12,222
    What a story
    1) relegated to rookie list
    2) limited pre season due to ankle injury
    3) women assistant coach
    4) play hard at it football with peel
    5) upgrade , 1st match of the season and first goal .
     
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  4. ilikepotatoes

    ilikepotatoes Norm Smith Medallist

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    May 27, 2011
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    Reminds me of Puopolo the way he runs around. He'll play 150 games and take Ballantyne's spot if he keeps playing like this. Great game.
     
  5. masai

    masai Norm Smith Medallist

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    Ah pass on that, the Rising Star is for the "pretty boys".

    Brady is blue collar, you earn respect, not given it.
     
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  6. TheMcManusNose

    TheMcManusNose Club Legend

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    Yeah look was a doubter. He seems to have done so much work on his kicking the last year or so. 2015 he was shit anything longer than 30m. Well done to him sorting it out, hope he sticks.
     
  7. Crippa

    Crippa Club Legend

    Fremantle
    Aug 2, 2012
    1,334
    Melbourne
    Brady should be banned from coaching the women's team. The girls will be swooning all over him unable to concentrate on their game. Major distraction having him that close by. His magnetic force is irresistible.
     
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  8. meima

    meima Brownlow Medallist

    Fremantle
    Jun 5, 2015
    12,222
    Agree who is the next rookie ? I actually like all of the rookie list players . hope uber recover faster than expected .hope my buddy nyhuis play for peel next week :).
     
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  9. DudleyDocker

    DudleyDocker Club Legend

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    Oct 3, 2011
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    I just went through and gave a like to all you good people who have heaped the appropriate praise on my buddy Brady. I couldn't believe it when he was still available late in the buddy draft, because I would have taken him as my number 1 pick anyway.

    The fact that Brady, Lachie Weller and Alex Pearce all played together in Tassie makes it less likely that any of them will leave and that will be a great thing for us.
     
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  10. scon

    scon Brownlow Medallist

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    There was plenty of purring at the ground and many aren't even in training.
     
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  11. yakamoto

    yakamoto Club Legend

    Fremantle
    May 8, 2008
    1,634
    perth
    Top game from Grey. Should have played a few more games last year. Brings speed and well placed aggression to the contest. Couple of poor decisions but some good ones too. Skills were fine.
     
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  12. UFO Tatsu

    UFO Tatsu Norm Smith Medallist

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    Oct 11, 2012
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    Loved his interview after the game as well.
     
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  13. Fat Nyfe

    Fat Nyfe Premiership Player

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    Mar 18, 2012
    3,597
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    ******* awesome game. He was involved in so many critical moments, in our top 3 or 4 overall tonight I though
     
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  14. Allikat

    Allikat Aunty Allikat

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    May 13, 2014
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    That was Brady's win. His effort and pressure and how much he got into the game in the first quarter really set us up for the rest of the game. That really was awesome
     
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  15. DudleyDocker

    DudleyDocker Club Legend

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    Never a truer word spoken - you are a wonderfully perceptive young woman Allikat.
     
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  16. Allikat

    Allikat Aunty Allikat

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    Aw you should be so proud of your buddy. And he couldn't have done it without you!
     
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  17. DudleyDocker

    DudleyDocker Club Legend

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    Look, I'm just taking it one week at a time, but I just tried to give good effort all night.
     
  18. Crippa

    Crippa Club Legend

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    Aug 2, 2012
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    Taylin Da Man - of course. He'll be back shortly and killing it.
     
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  19. Righteo

    Righteo Purple Campaigner

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    **** he was good

    His kicking has improved out of sight.
     
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  20. Lost_Deputy

    Lost_Deputy Premiership Player

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    Sep 9, 2013
    3,070
    Bundeena
    In the opening minute of the game the ball is kicked from the dogs back line out to boundary side of the back flank. Brady had no chance of making the contest but he pumped his chunky thighs hard enough to put pressure on the dogs. Three more pressure acts later and it was out of bounds.

    With this act and the smoke still lingering from the fireworks it was evident that the night was going to be purple with a shade of grey.
     
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  21. PurpleReign

    PurpleReign All Australian

    Fremantle
    Jan 29, 2013
    690
    Spot on. I too thought his kicking would prevent him from making it at the highest level, he was of those kickers whose ambition sometimes exceeds his ability. Ross said that coaching can't drastically shift a player's skill levels but I think Chalky has made significant progress with his skills. We definitely need his aggressive attack on the ball in the team and his niggle off the ball is good for the giggles too. I want to see Brady in purple a whole lot more this year.
    (That last comment was just me phishing for a "like" from DD)
     
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  22. jedi mind tricks

    jedi mind tricks Brownlow Medallist

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    Mar 13, 2011
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    Great asset to the club
     
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  23. free at last

    free at last Norm Smith Medallist

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    Aug 16, 2009
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    Gave great effort,he'll be an instant favourite for RTB now.
     
  24. Freomaniac

    Freomaniac Brownlow Medallist

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    He had a good game, I just want him to sting 6-8 games in a row and see he can do this on a consistent basis. If he eventually takes ballantynes spot and have a 150 game and 250 goal career like Ballantyne as well, then that's fine.
     
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  25. DudleyDocker

    DudleyDocker Club Legend

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    I am such an easy touch aren't I PR? ;)
     
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