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Autopsy Loved, Hated, Learnt - Trade Period Edition

Discussion in 'AFL - The Australian Football League' started by Augustine, Oct 19, 2017.

  1. Augustine

    Augustine Premiership Player

    North Melbourne
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    Loved: Gibson given a lifeline. If ever a player has fought to carve out a career it’s him. More talented players should look at his work ethic.

    Hated: “Homesick” line. It’s getting annoying now.

    Learnt: SOS is a clever dude.
     

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  2. carnthedons

    carnthedons Norm Smith Medallist

    Essendon
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    Loved: players nominating my club and disco getting shit done

    Hated: stalling from the dogs and the lack of elite inside midfielders available

    Learnt: surely adelaide take over our mantle as difficult to deal with
     
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  3. doona

    doona SMFC

    Sydney
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    Loved: The Swans getting a future 2nd round pick for a rookie.

    Hated: The length of the trade period.

    Learnt: They should just fold the GC Suns now.
     
  4. JohnZ

    JohnZ Club Legend

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    Just curious as to why?
     
  5. sportsmaniac89

    sportsmaniac89 Persona Non Grata

    Fremantle
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    Loved: Pick 2 coming in (Thank you Gold Coast)

    Hated: Weller's "Gold Coast have put a great deal on the table and Freo would be pretty silly not to accept it." Since when does a 21 yr old get to lecture the recruiting department. Pick 2 bitch.

    Learnt: Lachie Weller's manager is an absolute parasite of a human being.
     
  6. JVseven

    JVseven Club Legend

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    Enjoyed: Adelaide giving up two first rounders and a second rounder for Gibbs.
     
  7. Xenthor

    Xenthor Club Legend

    Melbourne
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    Loved: Lobbe (who used to be considered one of the very best rucks in the AFL) was traded for a pick in the 90s
     
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  8. Aramis

    Aramis Premiership Player

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    Learnt: Gold Coast and North Melbourne in a side by side battle to get to Tasmania first....
     
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  9. thecatattack

    thecatattack Brownlow Medallist

    Geelong
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    Loved: YABLETT and GCS getting reamed by Fremantle
     
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  10. JVseven

    JVseven Club Legend

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    And Carlton are paying his 500k PA salary.
     
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  11. radiojake

    radiojake Brownlow Medallist

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    If we assume 2018 has the same finishing positions as 2017

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  12. PonsfordMagpie

    PonsfordMagpie Premiership Player

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    Hated - Trading a future 2nd round pick for Sam Murray.

    WTF.
     
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  13. BBC1967

    BBC1967 All Australian

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    Collingwood are adopting Richmond model -reappoint Coach - conduct a review - do nothing in trade. In my opinion Richmond have four A graders, the Pies don't! I think as a result they will finish bottom four in 2018.
     
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  14. Milanista28

    Milanista28 Brownlow Medallist

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    Italians trade best!! :D
     
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  15. MitchRobinson12

    MitchRobinson12 All Australian

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    Doesn't matter, we needed to fill up our cap anyway. Still a free hit.
     
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  16. iBeng

    iBeng Hnnng

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    I learned that Im very confused about whether I hated or loved the Lions trade period...

    Also Adelaide have issues trading out contracted best 22 players but no qualms about trading them in. Funny how that works.
     
  17. Ricky Vaughn

    Ricky Vaughn Club Legend

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    I'm a little glad I get to be the first person to point this out.

    You have it wrong, we're getting your 2018 third rounder.
     
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  18. Lsta062

    Lsta062 Norm Smith Medallist

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    Other way around.
     
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  19. Lsta062

    Lsta062 Norm Smith Medallist

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    Well, you beat me by a minute there
     
  20. radiojake

    radiojake Brownlow Medallist

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    Gibbs still managed more seasons at Carlton then Lever & Cameron did combined at the Crows
     
  21. davis_756

    davis_756 Norm Smith Medallist

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    If he is contracted for 2 years on that money, we will pay him 850K this year just to get to minimum cap spend
     
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  22. Bobmonkey

    Bobmonkey Team Captain

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    Gotta fill the TPP hole left by Gibbs.
     
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  23. JVseven

    JVseven Club Legend

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    Fair enough.
     
  24. JVseven

    JVseven Club Legend

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    Makes sense.
     
  25. dean33

    dean33 Norm Smith Medallist

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    Haha yeah just realised this, reported it the other way round when it went through. My post was said in jest, don’t think there is a big difference either way.
     
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