2016 Benny

The Unknown Wonder

It is an interesting moment in time to be a citizen of the world. Millions upon millions across the planet are spending more time than ever braving the elements, whilst staring into their various smartphone screens. Pokemon Go has taken the world by storm, with even the creators apparently being…
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Last Minute Scramble

We have all been left in this scenario at one stage or another. In fact you’re quite simply having a blessed season if you never have to deal with this conundrum. The ‘Last Minute Scramble’ has become synonymous with pastures afar, as deadline day in several sports around the globe conjures…
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Changing Game Plans

The first week of the byes has come and gone. In a largely high scoring week, it was difficult to separate the masses as most of the highly owned stars produced quality performances. Thankfully for those looking to make ground on the pack, we have another two weeks to eat…
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Trading through the Byes

The byes. The dreaded byes. It is that time of year where they have reared their ugly head, and for those who have not been basing selection around this consideration, they may well end up fielding donut-laden teams in a couple of these weeks. The beauty of the bye rounds is…
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The Tom Rockliff Conundrum

Time is scarce as examinations begin to plague the thoughts of those under-graduates and high schoolers alike. Yours truly has once again taken part in this blasphemous, half yearly threat to the human soul. Alas, the following post will not involve an elongated ramble about the mullings of one focussing…
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The Keeper Rankings

Welcome back to another post by yours truly, as we continue to devour one of the more enthralling football seasons in recent memory. Today’s topic is keeper teams, a topic that continues to be considered by many who attempt to build a long term, competitive side. This game will always…
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Finish Strong

Another week, another rambling intro! Having spoken in weeks prior as to what needs to be assessed when deciding who to grab (you can read that article here), I noted the desire to check for seasonal scoring patterns. One of the most under utilised considerations within all forms of fantasy games, is when…
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Glory Comes With Risk

Another round bypasses in the blink of an eye, as the past 7 had done before it. If you are likeminded to yours truly, you’ll have been left aghast as this much adored game seems to be set to a fast forward pace. Weren’t Gold Coast on the verge of a breakout season?…
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Outside the Box

We are often perplexed by the questionable few who move away from the pack. A nod of concern to those dearest to you is made, whilst you stare on in wonder as these unconventional folk go about their very unusual business. This occurs throughout all facets of life, and thus has a very…
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The Upgrade Season Begins

Another weekend of footy done and dusted, with just 17 more to come. That means we have already pushed beyond the quarter season mark, something quite surprising given the fact that it only feels like yesterday that the preseason comp was getting underway. Unlike previous weeks, the results generally went…
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