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General Bombers Talk Non-Essendon Thread XII

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  1. citizen-erased

    citizen-erased Brownlow Medallist

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    And players bypassing them all to come to us
     
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  2. Mercuri Rising

    Mercuri Rising Norm Smith Medallist

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    we should assert dominance by signing Trigg as a Cat B
     
  3. ant555

    ant555 The Oracle

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    My take on life as well. No point getting stressed about the things you can not control. Everyone is different and everyone sees things in a different way.
    As much as I want to see us win flags and be at the top end most weeks I am happy to just go to the game, experience the ride and hope we can have a win.

    I remember asking my lat step dad who supported Fitzroy why he supported a merger with North over the Brisbane move that would see them remain the Lions. He simply said I want to see my team play each week. Going to the game every week was what was most important to him and he had been to 90% of the Fitzroy games from 1950 to 1995 when the merged. He did not go to the AFL after that. He was never fussed about winning flags , he just wanted to see his team live each weekend.

    I have seen us win 4 flags live so I am luckier than most so it is not the driving force behind my support.
     
  4. EFC 1871

    EFC 1871 Hall of Famer

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    More like Jake Leaver.
     
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  5. RedmanWasHere

    RedmanWasHere Rarely in kitchens at parties.

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    Made some tweaks to this, added some names and expanded the number of years.

    They also haven't had a homegrown ruckman retire with them since David Pittman in 1999.
     
  6. Lore

    Lore Moderator

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    Collingwood logo has been updated on the club website buttons on the afl website;
    Screen Shot 2017-10-06 at 12.17.20 pm.png


    Doesn't look too shit hot that small. :/ Reminds me of a herd of zebras with the lines creating an optical illusion.
     
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  7. VelvetSledge

    VelvetSledge Resident Photoshopper

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    Looks like a mole that needs to be checked out at the clinic
     
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  8. Mr Mojo Risin

    Mr Mojo Risin Norm Smith Medallist

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    Another crying caller on Ad radio...this time Western Bulldogs. It sounded remarkably like the Adelaide one, now wondering if someone is having fun hanging shit on both teams.
     
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  9. BrunoV

    BrunoV Brownlow Medallist

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    I'm in Adelaide's corner. **** Lever.

    Don't nominate 1 of 9 potential clubs when 'going home'. The word is getting around that this all started when Adelaide 'low-balled' an opening offer for a contact extension.

    That Danny Frawley says Lever is the best spolier he has seen gives me great confidence in my view that Lever is chronically overrated anyway.
     
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  10. The Speaker

    The Speaker Sage

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    when the salary cap floor is so high and trading is only happening for players under 26, these situations are just going to keep happening
     
  11. jmoo wan

    jmoo wan Premium Gold

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    oh man, this is brilliant, if true.

    C6026318-46BF-4428-82EE-DC52D1D9BE52.jpeg
     

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  12. doug85

    doug85 Capo di tutt'i capi

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  13. Lethal

    Lethal Premiership Player

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  14. Lore

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  15. pepsi

    pepsi Norm Smith Medallist

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    The poor sods. Their entire club has now had justice served. Well down Howe for winning the "real mark of the year!"
     
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  16. TheBrightSide

    TheBrightSide Club Legend

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    Didn't win but think you should have? Doesn't matter, just get a trophy made and pretend you did.
    Next step is handing yourself a Premiership cup.
     
  17. Doss

    Doss Super Moderator

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    Seven years ago Collingwood couldn't wait telling everyone how they were the biggest and best club in the land.

    Now they create fake mark of the year awards for their own scorned players.

    Glorious.
     
  18. JayJ20

    JayJ20 Norm Smith Medallist

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    Hahaha mark of the year Collingwood edition

    Buckley Collingwood's coach of the year?
     
  19. yodellinhank

    yodellinhank Norm Smith Medallist

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    I liked Grundy's mark better.
     
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  20. Beerfish

    Beerfish Bless

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    Devon Smith **** Yes
    That's embarrassing.
     
  21. Stopher

    Stopher Norm Smith Medallist

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    Imagine he was at their B&F with his 'Howe' face on. Sad campaigners.
     
  22. sameolds33

    sameolds33 Premium Platinum

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    Imagine the outrage if EFC presented Jobe with the real 2012 Brownlow!
     
  23. yodellinhank

    yodellinhank Norm Smith Medallist

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    They could actually do it with the real brownlow, that's the funny part.
     
  24. VelvetSledge

    VelvetSledge Resident Photoshopper

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    Ohhh mmmmyyy gggoooooddddd crrriiiinnnngggeeeeeeee

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  25. DERO

    DERO JOSH GREEN

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