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Who do you think will or want to win the 2017 flag?

Discussion in 'AFL - The Australian Football League' started by Yellow Paint, Apr 18, 2017.

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Who will win the flag?

  1. Adelaide

    29.3%
  2. Geelong

    9.7%
  3. GWS

    19.1%
  4. West Coast

    4.1%
  5. Western Bulldogs

    6.0%
  6. Richmond

    8.8%
  7. Port Adelaide

    3.9%
  8. Melbourne

    4.0%
  9. Sydney

    11.1%
  10. Essendon

    2.3%
  11. St Kilda

    1.6%
  1. The_Reaper

    The_Reaper Hall of Famer

    West Coast
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    If (when) the Eagles get knocked out I'll be right behind the Crows.

    They've built their list with no favours from cola or academies and even lost a lot through free agency. And they had to deal with the Phil Walsh tragedy. I really have a lot of respect for the Adelaide Football Club.
     

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  2. Deep

    Deep Genius on Drugs

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    You? This is Adelaide/Richmond

    Unless you mean from a low ladder position
     
  3. SSSSSS

    SSSSSS Brownlow Medallist

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    I'd like to see GWS win. Whilst the fanbase is small they are quite passionate. Been to plenty of their homegames while I was living up there.
     
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  4. Bipolarbear

    Bipolarbear Premium Gold

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    Anyone but Richmond.
     
  5. Ricky Vaughn

    Ricky Vaughn Club Legend

    Geelong
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    Excluding the obvious, Adelaide.
     
  6. lepregnome

    lepregnome All Australian

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    Adelaide, enjoyed their footy this year and if it's an interstate team no one in Melbourne really cares and we don't hear about it, we'll never hear the end of it if it's Richmond
     
  7. flamethrower

    flamethrower Norm Smith Medallist

    Western Bulldogs
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    Los Angeles Angels
    Adelaide or Richmond.
     
  8. bradrowe#32

    bradrowe#32 Brownlow Medallist

    Collingwood
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    Other Teams:
    Rochester FC, Waroona FC, Pacers
    Crows, Eagles, Giants, Richmond, Geelong.
     
  9. MEB_

    MEB_ Mumma Mebbie

    Carlton
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    Adelaide for me
     
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  10. Kick It 2 Me

    Kick It 2 Me Club Legend

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    Not Adelaide. My celebration of twenty years of continual finals chokes is just around the corner. And may it last for an eternity.
    Not Geelong. Seen way too many fat granny's in hoops scooting around on mobility vehicles and waving their gammon flags to last a lifetime. No more please.
    Not West Coast. Just hurry up and secede you Saffa muppets.
    Not GWS. Meh club, meh care factor.

    So it has to be the Tigers....But torn a bit on this one. It would be great to watch the aftermath of a Grand Final choke when 5 goals up. But if the Tigers lost that means one of the above 4 won and that would make me puke. So it's the Tigers for me.
     
  11. footyfan78

    footyfan78 Brownlow Medallist

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    there are no other teams worthy
    Like what I am seeing tonight.
    Did the right thing and went with Lobb to be number 1 ruck and not Simpson.
    Just a way better balance of smalls and talls and benefits coming through.
     

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  12. Supercoach Bargain

    Supercoach Bargain Premiership Player

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    Just behind you...
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    Westbury
    Adelaide after beating the Tiggers by a point, with a controversial decision with 0.08 seconds remaining
     
  13. DERIBERATE

    DERIBERATE Premiership Player

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    I think you'll find non Victorians hoping for a Richmond win are actually wishing this upon Melbourne
     
  14. Hawks1523

    Hawks1523 Brownlow Medallist

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    GWS. If not them Adelaide. Can't stand the other two so as long as it's not them I'm happy
     
  15. PowerForGood

    PowerForGood Self-imposed Suspension to 2019.

    Port Adelaide
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    I demand a Stevie J option...... 4 goals on one quarter, channelling his inner Nick Davis.
     
  16. i am a logo

    i am a logo Club Legend

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    Now that West Coast are finally done and buried I'm all for a GWS-Adelaide GF. Been too long since we've had an all interstate one. The second next best thing for me would be Adelaide-Richmond, with Adelaide prevailing.
     
  17. BlazeOfGlory

    BlazeOfGlory Team Captain

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    Up the Tiggies!!!
     
  18. Ron The Bear

    Ron The Bear Brownlow Medallist

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    You'll never know until you give it a try. Just let us have this one.
     
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  19. stax on the mull

    stax on the mull Club Legend

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    Is there a clash of jumpers between Adelaide and GWS? GWS orange and the blur of yellow and red that Adelaide have?
     
  20. Daksian

    Daksian Team Captain

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    I've been on the Crows bandwagon since the beginning of finals and I'm backing them to win. Hoping for an Adelaide/Richmond GF and if Adelaide don't get up will still be reasonably happy despite having to put up with smug, thin-skinned Richmond-supporting in-laws (not saying they're representative of Richmond supporters in general).

    Also firmly in the 'anyone-but-GWS' camp and tired of seeing Geelong in prelims but will take them in a Geelong/GWS GF. Was glad to see Sydney turfed (same reasons as Cats, tired of seeing them in the finals), but disappointed for Port, Essendon and WC
     
  21. MisterMarcus

    MisterMarcus Norm Smith Medallist

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    Us? Yeah, "us" would be good.....
     
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  22. getgaff

    getgaff Norm Smith Medallist

    West Coast
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    Liverpool, Miami Heat, Old Easts
    Richmond, Adelaide, Geelong, GWS in that order.
     
  23. exxcessivve

    exxcessivve All Australian

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    Of all the clubs left, I like Geelong the most, but...
    Richmond winning would just be very exciting because of the fans, and such a huge, pleasant shock for me, since in the preseason I expected them to be bottom four (shame on me).
    Adelaide really deserve the flag after being such a feared team all year, they're interstate and have a good song.
    I like GWS and since they're new it'd be cool to see them win their first flag, even if it does worsen the Freo non-premiers criticism.
     
  24. demondavey

    demondavey Brownlow Medallist

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    Giants were good tonight. Had that ruthless efficiency that makes them so dangerous. Kicking, running, and accuracy. Play like that next week and we will have a good game.
     
  25. FootyJunkie

    FootyJunkie Brownlow Medallist

    West Coast
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    GF options.

    Adel v Rich - wouldn't mind it, both sides out to shatter multi decade premiership droughts

    Geel v Rich - wouldn't mind it, first VIC GF since 2011

    Adel/Geel v Plastic - no thanks
     
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