Ned Cahill - pick 56

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Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by nudder12 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:27 pm

small forward, Dandenong Stingrays/Vic Country

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by s'dreams » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:30 pm

Apparently, not adverse to some trash talking.

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by nudder12 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:34 pm

s'dreams wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:30 pm
Apparently, not adverse to some trash talking.

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Oh no!! How can I support someone like that?? :shock: :shock: :lol: ](*,) #-o

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by nomolos » Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:34 pm

Pronounced like 'KARL' not 'KAY-HILL'

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by Rover99 » Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:21 pm

Impressive kicking in his highlights, looks solid and has ability to impose himself on the play. Call him "Fulla"if you like but I'm keen to see him take the field. Last season his nickname was "plugger" so he must have quite a love life too :D

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by Windy Hille » Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:06 pm

Strong through the core. Has talent. Has attitude. Good combo 8)

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by desmondo » Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:22 am

Talked about as the 'steal' of the draft...

https://www.afl.com.au/video/267310/the ... 6004400001

Hope it turns out to be so, but wondering who he would/could replace, Walla?, Fantasia?...

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by Windy_Hill » Wed Dec 11, 2019 1:36 pm

Would love to buy into this “steal of the draft” thinking but let’s be honest, you could throw a blanket over dozens of non-heralded players and surely one will emerge as a gun footballer. A steal, is more likely a highly touted player who slides from early to late selection. I am not sure if Cahill was ever seen as a first or second rounder? I may be wrong. Either way, it is encouraging to hear that he does in fact possess the qualities that will place him in good stead going forward.

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by s'dreams » Wed Dec 11, 2019 4:07 pm

Windy_Hill wrote:
Wed Dec 11, 2019 1:36 pm
Would love to buy into this “steal of the draft” thinking but let’s be honest, you could throw a blanket over dozens of non-heralded players and surely one will emerge as a gun footballer. A steal, is more likely a highly touted player who slides from early to late selection. I am not sure if Cahill was ever seen as a first or second rounder? I may be wrong. Either way, it is encouraging to hear that he does in fact possess the qualities that will place him in good stead going forward.
You need to take all the pre-draft hype with a more than a grain of salt (apart from the obvious top 5-8).

Cahill was tipped to go anywhere between 40 and 55. We snared him with pick 56. Conversely, Harrison Jones was widely tipped to go pick 20-25 and we got him with pick 30.

Chirgwin (a big bodied midfielder some in here found interesting) was tipped to be selected around pick 43-55. He was not sleected in either the main or rookie drafts.

So how do we know if we got a steal? Well, we check just how his is going in 5 to 8 years time...
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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by F111 » Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:28 pm

Click bait for the hordes of efc supporters.

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by Windy_Hill » Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:37 pm

F111 wrote:
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:28 pm
Click bait for the hordes of efc supporters.
guilty as charged your honour

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by Windy_Hill » Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:39 pm

Club should change its nickname to "The Paper Boys". Because the only thing we are good at is selling newspapers

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Re: Ned Cahill - pick 56

Post by mdso » Thu Dec 12, 2019 2:54 am

nudder12 wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:34 pm
s'dreams wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:30 pm
Apparently, not adverse to some trash talking.

Steven Milne Mk2.
Oh no!! How can I support someone like that?? :shock: :shock: :lol: ](*,) #-





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