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Autopsy Geelong lose to Richmond by 18 points.

Discussion in 'Geelong' started by catempire, Jun 17, 2018.

  1. catempire

    catempire Proud Acceptor of Mediocrity

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    Have it out here.

    Trolls this is your only warning.
     
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  2. patience

    patience Premium Gold

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    Forward structure...where were you? We had it up there enough.
     
  3. Landgraft

    Landgraft Premiership Player

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    (From game day thread)

    I've harped on it before but our forward structure has consistently looked at its best when we play a ruck/fwd in there - whether that's Sav or Buzza doesn't bother me too much because its a structural thing.

    When we just have Tommy it doesn't work half as well, and the fact that we were pushing him into the ruck and up the ground then leaving no real marking targets i50 is just one of the symptoms.
     
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  4. foxdog50

    foxdog50 Premium Gold

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    Zac Guthrie .Please stay in the VFL until you play good football then we make look at playing you
     
  5. Benny78

    Benny78 Norm Smith Medallist

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    Zach Guthrie, Gregson, Parsons, Stanley need to be in our VFL team or we lose

    Can't have Kolo in the team either if he's going to do stuff like that
     
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  6. catstorm

    catstorm Premium Gold

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    McCarthy, Parsons and Gregson combined for 2 tackles they offer nothing in attack and don’t even defend
     
  7. catpremier 07

    catpremier 07 Club Legend

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    Costly mistakes by kolo in the last... but his had a great year, shit happens.
     
  8. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    Hopefully he graduates from high school first.
     
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  9. sauron256

    sauron256 Club Legend

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    Won the clearances, inside 50s, and contested possessions. Unfortunately the forward line just wasn't good enough, and Richmond's was far more dangerous.
     
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  10. Baby Duck

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    Kept up with them until the last 10-15 minutes. Menzel would have made a big difference.

    No credit to Richmond as I cant stand them and would be happy if they were shit for the next 1000 years.

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  11. Hello Kitty

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    Would someone please explain why Hawkins spent so much time on the bench?
     

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  12. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    I felt bad for him with the shank.

    He's mentally tough enough to bounce back IMO.
     
  13. ADA23

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    I love McCarthy. But until he can string 3in a row in the 2s forget it
     
  14. Mad_Hatter

    Mad_Hatter Norm Smith Medallist

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    Meh.
    Complete lack of a forwardline outside of Hawkins and a midfield who could only bomb, bomb and bomb some more and they only get passed us due to terrible, as per usual, umpiring and some bullshit front running.
    We need Selwood, Menzel and likely Taylor back ASAP.
    Parsons, Linc and Zuthrie should NEVER play again but if Cook ensures we have sub 10 game players in every game then we are ******, and he should be sacked, that's as close to internal sabotage as it can get.
     
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  15. footycats007

    footycats007 Team Captain

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    Was a decent performance. Remember still have Menzel, Henderson, Taylor, Cocky and Guthrie to come back. Menzel will be huge when he is back.

    I’m feeling positive. If we play the tigers again with those 5 in the team, especially Menzel, I will feel a lot more confident!

    But Guthrie and Gregson have to go out.

    Our INS after the bye are looking very promising.

    Outs: ZGuthrie, Gregson, Parsons, Linc
    Ins: Taylor, Menzel, Cocky, Guthrie and I have no idea who comes out for Henderson
     
  16. Strange Cat

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    Our small forwards just crumbled under Rich pressure, thankfully we still have Menzel and Cocky (if he can stay fit) to come back later in the year.

    Just wasn’t our game for the forward line, hopefully we can re group over the break and have some luck in the second half of the year.
     
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  17. hokee

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    Gregson, Parsons and Guthrie are just not good enough for AFL at the moment. We need Cocky’s pressure, Menz’s goals and Taylor’s experience to have any chance against top sides. Going to be tough from here with Adelaide and Sydney games interstate.
     
  18. MacStradbroke

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    Great effort. Just carrying a couple too many smalls who either aren't up to it or not ready just yet. Stanley dominated which was fantastic. Captain huge again.
     
  19. catters_28

    catters_28 Team Captain

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    Gregson and Parsons can join him. Gregson until he can learn to keep his feet. Yes was a wet day but he has consistently lost his footing at key moments this year.
     
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  20. BotsMaster

    BotsMaster Gumbies Premiership Player

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    Same shit different season. You can't win games by wilting under pressure and missing targets.
     
  21. Mad_Hatter

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    I'm assuming you didn't watch the game, Stanley was in our votes.
     
  22. sauron256

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    Stanley one of our best today.
     
  23. bulletproof

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    Zac Guthrie this ends here.
     
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  24. Pack Specialist

    Pack Specialist Premiership Player

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    Sack Cook?!?!?!?

    You are a mad hatter!
     
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  25. Down at K Park

    Down at K Park Norm Smith Medallist

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    We need menzel up forward so badly.
     
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