2016 Strategy

The Fallen Premium

Much like all 18 AFL clubs do nowadays, we must plan for the future just as much, perhaps even more so, than the present. With the introduction of future pick trading, we’ve seen clubs go to previously unseen levels of determining the strength of each draft, 2 or even 3…
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Time to Take a Step Back

It sure has been an unpredictable, but exciting start to the season. Fremantle on the bottom of the ladder, after failing to register a win in the first five rounds, is something that few (if any) would have predicted. There have been plenty of rule changes that have led to…
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The Changing Landscape

Another weekend of ruthless footy was played out on that oval shaped field between 44 physical beasts, wearing opposing jumpers. Whether you’re a Dockers, Pies, Power or Tigers supporter wondering how preseason expectations could be so wrong, or a Melbourne fan excited by the prospect of being just a kick away…
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The Bargains Are There…

There are some large price drops on the horizon for a number of premiums including Stefan Martin, Jordan Lewis and Tom Rockliff. As is always the case, there will be fallen premiums that are able to be picked up throughout the season, but the real concern for this season is…
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The Best of the Best

Usually it is after the third or fourth round of the season where we can sit back and assess our sides and get a good understanding of where we are actually positioned. It isn’t necessarily important to be in the top 1000 to have a chance at winning, but it…
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Fantasy Trading Theories

Footy lovers were appeased by another excellent weekend of footy capped off with two stunners on Sunday. The Hawks managed to get up in a classic against the speedy Dogs, whilst the Roos hung on in a topsy turvy windy, wooly contest against their Dee counterparts. Another 9 matches have…
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Trading Philosophy

What a week of fantasy football! I feel like I’ll write that a fair few times this season, so be ready Coaches Panel fans. Owners of Rockliff, Duncan and Yeo, amongst a myriad of others, were likely to all suffer miserable fantasy results. Call me faint hearted, but the number…
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The Trade Out Targets

The end of Round 2 in the limited trade formats is usually the time that coaches make a few quick fix trades and adjust their sides. Picking the “must have” rookies is a basic task, based on the respective breakeven and cash making ability of the two gamers. On the…
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Identifying the Identifiable

What a weekend of footy! It was a privilege to watch the stars of our favourite sport return to the field and battle it out for the all important ‘W’. Us fantasy coaches were left worrying about far more rudimental issues, such as where exactly Hall will line up at…
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Relax! It’s Only the First Round.

It’s great to have the footy back. There were some cracking games and absolute beltings, but it’s still great to be able to sit down and watch some real matches. A lot of emphasis was placed on how open the games were as a result of some tweaking to the…
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