Norm Smith Medallist
- Feb 17, 2013
- AFL Club
- Gold Coast
The 26-year-old prefers not to look back at last season when Suns coach Stuart Dew, fixated on his perceived shortcomings with his outside run, put a black line through his name.
“I’m not being disrespectful but I knew I was going a bit better than how they (Suns) saw I was going.
“I was carrying a bit of an injury last year which affected my outside running and spread, so I can understand why they said that. But I had the surgery and I knew I was going to bounce back.’’
“It wasn’t so much them kicking me out as me seeing the writing on the wall,’’ Lyons said