Welcome Welcome National Draft Pick #51 - Eliott Himmelberg

Discussion in 'Adelaide' started by deaneus, Nov 25, 2016.

  1. deaneus

    deaneus Extremist Moderator

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    The Black Caps
    Nov 24, 2007
    13,989
    The Citadel Of Chaos
    If I could find the post in amongst all the other rubbish I post i stated a desire that we pick up a KPF

    Glad we did
     

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  2. dogs105

    dogs105 Premium Platinum

    Adelaide
    Jan 12, 2002
    20,836
    Edinburgh
    Kpf/ruck according to Hamish
     
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  3. Rotayjay

    Rotayjay Norm Smith Medallist

    Adelaide
    Aug 28, 2014
    5,223
    Adelaide, South Australia
    Something stinks in this state. Somehow SA sporting talent is drying up along with the economy.

    Did lol when Titus O'Reilly quipped that 'South Australia doesn't have an economy anymore, now that the quince paste boom is over.'
     
  4. Cleric

    Cleric Brownlow Medallist

    Adelaide
    Oct 14, 2011
    10,126
    Adelaide
    Look at how SA has gone in the last five years of National Champs. The issue is we havent been producing KPPs or those 6"6 mids that everyone is gaga over. Nearly every SA squad is full of 5 foot 8 mids and flankers.
     
  5. BRL121

    BRL121 Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Jun 21, 2014
    2,612
    It must be the good old Adelaide water!
     
  6. Rotayjay

    Rotayjay Norm Smith Medallist

    Adelaide
    Aug 28, 2014
    5,223
    Adelaide, South Australia
    All the tall people have headed interstate and those left behind have been breeding shorties, perhaps? :p
     
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  7. Wayne's-World

    Wayne's-World Hall of Famer

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    West Adelaide
    Nov 6, 2003
    35,017
    Melbourne
    :D
     
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  8. FR0GGY

    FR0GGY Press the button

    Adelaide
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    CDFC
    Oct 9, 2004
    25,547
    Adelaide
    I suggest the nickname Heisenberg
     
  9. Wouldbetackler

    Wouldbetackler Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Sep 19, 2015
    1,977
    When will he be up and going full tilt for preseason? Recovering from his broken leg still?
     
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  10. deaneus

    deaneus Extremist Moderator

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    The Black Caps
    Nov 24, 2007
    13,989
    The Citadel Of Chaos
    YES YES YES YES YES YES
     
  11. FAITH

    FAITH Brownlow Medallist

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    Socceroos-LFC-Crows-Adel.United
    Sep 29, 2007
    22,716
    #NoDanger+NoGibbs+OrgasmicGrowth =2017Premiers
    i like this pick, really needed someone like him.
     

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  12. The Sloane Ranger

    The Sloane Ranger Premium Platinum

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    CDFC
    Dec 22, 2008
    24,083
    Sydney
    Looks a good addition to our big man stocks
     
  13. BRL121

    BRL121 Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Jun 21, 2014
    2,612
    Why? Is he uncertain?
     
  14. Brentmeister

    Brentmeister Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Jul 23, 2015
    2,325
    Melbourne
    Breaking Bad reference
     
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  15. NikkiNoo

    NikkiNoo Premium Platinum

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    panthers, ukraine & broncos
    Feb 3, 2004
    15,852
    in a happy place
    deaneus care to add another t to his first name in the title? The club confirmed this afternoon that it is actually spelled Eliott.
     
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  16. crowsup

    crowsup Premium Platinum

    Adelaide
    Nov 24, 2007
    1,580
    Adelaide
    And with one 'L'?
     
  17. BRL121

    BRL121 Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Jun 21, 2014
    2,612
    Do I have to explain them? ;)
     
  18. BoshtrichBurger

    BoshtrichBurger Brownlow Medallist

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    Orlando Magic/Coney Island Warriors
    Sep 21, 2011
    21,952
    Adelaide
    Another redhead! :D
     
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  19. beartoo

    beartoo Norm Smith Medallist

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    Adelaide
    Jul 27, 2004
    7,030
    Moana Heights Adelaide
    These were yours in the who will we draft thread:
    Pick 13: Gallucci
    Pick 43: Scharenberg
    Pick 53: Lipinski
    Pick 66: Poholke
    Pick 82: Jarman

    Congrats on getting 2 of the 5 and picking our 13.

    I know nothing about these kids, but it seems our recruiting team has nailed it with all having the possibility of an AFL career. Good that Ogilvy is a former BF poster. He gained his astute knowledge from hanging out here. ;)
     
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  20. deaneus

    deaneus Extremist Moderator

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    The Black Caps
    Nov 24, 2007
    13,989
    The Citadel Of Chaos

    OMG IS OGILVY WALL-E?!?!?!?!?!?
     
  21. Mike Smyth

    Mike Smyth Norm Smith Medallist

    Adelaide
    Oct 8, 2012
    9,627
    “Elliott is a good kick for goal and has real aggression when he crunches and spoils the packs. He can play at both ends and if he keeps on growing, he might be able to pinch hit in the ruck. We have really high hopes for him and might go somewhere from the mid-20s.”

    yeah baby
     
  22. Allefgib

    Allefgib Moderator

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    GO YOU CROW BOYS
    Sep 16, 2005
    21,096
    Adelaide
    Great pick.
     
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  23. Squiba

    Squiba Club Legend

    Adelaide
    Sep 17, 2015
    2,275
    It would stun me if he doesn't end up at least a chop in ruck. Anybody with a shred of athleticism at what'll probably be over 200cm should surely be able to at least be a C grade stand in...

    *Need to mention that I am indeed very happy with this lick. Didn't think he'd last until 43 let alone 50+
     
  24. Cockwomble

    Cockwomble Senior List

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    Whyalla under 9's
    May 3, 2016
    251
    Gold Coast
    Predictive text always mixes up lick, dick and kick
     
  25. beartoo

    beartoo Norm Smith Medallist

    Adelaide
    Other teams:
    Adelaide
    Jul 27, 2004
    7,030
    Moana Heights Adelaide
    I believe so, but perhaps it was just another BF rumour.
     

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