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Who is your choice as our next whipping boy?

  1. Shane Kersten

  2. Tommy Sheridan

  3. Cam McCarthy

  4. Lee Spurr

  5. Michael Johnson

  6. Griffin Logue

  7. Garrick Ibbotson

  8. Brad Hill

  9. Joel Hamling

  10. Hayden Crozier

  11. Matthew Taberner

  12. Cam Sutcliffe

  13. Other (please specify in thread)

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  1. Schauermann

    Schauermann Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Jun 27, 2011
    4,460
    1,962
    Hamburg
    I probably take him losing us a prelim. I will have to get us there first...
     
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  2. Bradesmaen

    Bradesmaen Brownlow Medallist

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    SJ Sharks/Everton/NY Jets
    Apr 8, 2007
    27,527
    4,925
    London
    That entire post is just Ed Langdon
     
  3. Kram

    Kram I'll brik u

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Chicago Bears
    May 2, 2007
    43,576
    54,204
    WA
    Don't make me slap you babe :)
     
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  4. johnnomac

    johnnomac Team Captain

    Fremantle
    Jun 12, 2011
    444
    400
    Perth
    Next whipping boy? You still have some of our old favourites on your list.
     
  5. Wally Walpamur

    Wally Walpamur Premium Gold

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Chelsea, Boston Celtics
    Sep 23, 2016
    2,185
    3,215
    Palmyra
    I feel Cam Sutcliffe is a big omission form the poll Righteo
     
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  6. wayToGo_

    wayToGo_ Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Oct 24, 2015
    4,793
    11,547
    Sutcliffe should definitely be on the poll. I think of the youngsters Hughes and Langdon already have some form with posters on here also.

    I think defenders are at a far greater advantage to become whipping boys as their mistakes are generally more directly costly. Perhaps the system should be equalised with handicaps applied?
     
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  7. _007_

    _007_ All Australian

    Fremantle
    Jun 30, 2014
    800
    1,104
    Ross lyon.
     
  8. HiFyfe

    HiFyfe Draftee

    Fremantle
    Apr 2, 2017
    6
    16
    If Sheridan doesn't win this I'll be shocked! Blamed for losing a prelim like that's the only reason we lost on the day.

    Does he have a buddy on here? I'd love to give him some sup[port, I'm a genuine fan of the bloke.
     
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  9. Purpletown

    Purpletown Team Captain

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    SFFC Denver Broncos
    Sep 22, 2014
    556
    835
    Restumping
    Jonno may not get the job but his stuff ups so far have certainly given him a shot at this coveted position.
     
  10. meima

    meima Brownlow Medallist

    Fremantle
    Jun 5, 2015
    12,191
    8,163
    Playing Johnson as ruckmen , is like telling him to retire early. Just do a Geelong last quarter vs north if something go wrong .
     
  11. Andy Brennan

    Andy Brennan Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Sep 4, 2011
    3,585
    2,262
    Perth
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  12. G Mus

    G Mus Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Juventus
    Jun 30, 2015
    3,192
    2,707
    Perth
    Has to be Johnson, the guy can't even move anymore
     
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  13. PurpleWizard

    PurpleWizard Club Legend

    Fremantle
    Oct 1, 2013
    1,288
    1,948
    Melbourne
    How is MJ getting votes here??... He's been a great for this footy club.

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  14. UFO Tatsu

    UFO Tatsu Norm Smith Medallist

    Fremantle
    Oct 11, 2012
    6,149
    9,063
    Perth, WA
    Seems like RTB should be added to the poll
     
  15. Kram

    Kram I'll brik u

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Chicago Bears
    May 2, 2007
    43,576
    54,204
    WA
    Kersten second after a mere 2 games, that's a fair effort.
     
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  16. TheMcManusNose

    TheMcManusNose Club Legend

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Vancouver Canucks
    Apr 21, 2014
    1,956
    2,389
    Sheridan. ~60 games, still pretty vanilla. Not an abjectly bad footballer but not good enough to push anyone specific out of midfield or wing spots. If he doesn't improve this year he will probably stray into list clogger territory if he keeps, say, Tucker or Ryan out of the team

    Kersten I think will be a brighter burn. But will probably be out of the team quicker IMO.
     
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  17. StingBitten

    StingBitten Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Saffa's
    May 31, 2012
    3,940
    5,134
    Bayswater
    Anthony Rock - who the **** is he and what has he done for our club?
     
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  18. freodog

    freodog All Australian

    Fremantle
    Oct 15, 2006
    838
    489
    Perth
    Johnson was such a wonderful player it pains me to say but age and injury he's not the same player anymore :(
     
  19. Lost_Deputy

    Lost_Deputy Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Sep 9, 2013
    3,070
    4,923
    Bundeena
    Feel as though the intensity of whipping that Subes, Pearce and Dawson copped is too big for one mere mortal. Kersto might need to share the flogging with Tabs, Sherro and Sutty.
     
  20. Tazmania

    Tazmania Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Mar 27, 2007
    4,099
    4,628
    Back in WA
    Hear, hear, have a look at my track record of buddies all of whom have been whipping boys, (bar blakely and the jury is still out on him) and you'll see I can pick em. So Sutcliffe should definitely be on the list.
     
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  21. Outshined

    Outshined Premiership Player

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Liverpool
    Jul 12, 2009
    4,884
    5,885
    WA
    I voted Ibbotson.

    It's what Subes would've wanted.
     
  22. _Wildcard_

    _Wildcard_ Club Legend

    Fremantle
    Aug 27, 2011
    2,303
    2,508
    Perth
    Same way Ballantyne gets trotted out every year recently.
    You're only as good or as popular as your last 12 games, unless you're one of the "untouchables", those players who can stink it up on a regular basis for an entire season and never be called for it.
    List of players in the untouchables group (still playing):
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    .
    .

    Fyfe has an application in, but the paperwork takes some time to process.
     
  23. FreoMonocle

    FreoMonocle Premium Gold

    Fremantle
    Apr 25, 2011
    829
    1,437
    Mavis. The boys have been pretty lifeless, so it's obvious that the bag of oranges aren't being cut properly for their quarter time energy boost.
     
  24. Righteo

    Righteo Purple Campaigner

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Boston Celtics - The Brew Crew
    Apr 7, 2010
    27,446
    27,399
    West
    The whole point of this was to look for the WB successor after the old guard (Cam/Subes/Pearce) got the cut. It's kind of predicated on the notion that they're gone for good. The players in the poll are all in the team for this week, + Taberner who I expect to come in soon.

    But we can edit it as the year goes on and you can change your vote as many times as you want.
     
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  25. Righteo

    Righteo Purple Campaigner

    Fremantle
    Other teams:
    Boston Celtics - The Brew Crew
    Apr 7, 2010
    27,446
    27,399
    West
    ok, due to popular demand I've included poor old Sutty in the poll :(
     
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