Big scores are back – Round 8 Review

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Team Name:
Round 8 Scores:
On the Chopping Block:

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  • Can someone who watched the Richmond game tell me delidio’s roll?

  • Round 8 Scores: 2241
    Studs: Mundy, Boyd, Hibbo, Ox, Lewis (C), Parker, Steven, Neale, Jacobs, Gray, Swanny
    Duds: Kelly, Cripps, Krak, The Bont, Adelynch
    On the Chopping Block: Geary for Rocky, and a downgrade depending on rooks.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Maybe should have traded Cripps over VBerg this week.

  • Team Name: Sylvia Da Besssssssss
    Round 8 Scores: 2028 RDT
    Studs: Hogan, Parker, Lewis, Wallis (thanks for repaying my faith mate), Gray, Neale, Swan, TBC, Yeo
    Duds: Grundy, Adams, Bont, Goodes, Prestia
    On the Chopping Block: See duds
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: First time broken 2K this year. Probably get Rocky in this week.

  • Team Name: Pls No Hate
    Round 8 Scores: 2103
    Studs: ellis, lewis, armitage, yeo, barlow, mundy, fyfe, VANDENBERG, ox, gray, mcinnes
    Duds: bont:(, cey, hunt, kmac
    On the Chopping Block: melksham>>rocky, kmac/hunt to ?
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: solid score. thanks vanders and ellis <3

  • Round 8 Scores: 2186
    Studs: Oxley, Pendles, Rocky, Lewis (C), Barlow, Priddis, Jacobs, D. Smith, Gray, D. Martin, Dahlhaus
    Duds: Shaw, Lynch, CEY
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, McIntosh, Salem
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Top score for the year! Always knew this week would take me back to great scores.

  • Team Name: Lucas’s Llamas
    Round 8 Scores: 2098
    Studs: Pendles(c), Vanders, Swanny, Hibbo, Mundy, Rocky (new recruit), Barlow, Parker, Gray
    Duds: Krakouer, CEY, J.Kelly, Bont, Goldy, Beams
    On the Chopping Block: Maybe Crippsy, or Newton, Honeychurch as well
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: First score over 2000 for the year, so a welcome relief from a rubbish start. Bounced back from a 1683 last week, to be pretty much the same ranking as 2 weeks go, so happy to have repaired the damage.

  • Team Name: Silent Sonics
    Round 8 Score: 2130
    Studs: PENDLES, blicavs, Jacobs, Vandenbergh!, Swanny
    Duds: Bont, CEY, cripps, beams
    On the Chopping block: Cripps, Bont (maybe i dunno), newnes
    Vent Brag Whatever: glad to get a good score under my belt

  • Team Name: Tree Hippies
    Round 8 Scores: 2083
    Studs: Pendles, Swan, Mundy, Hibbo, Parker,
    Duds: Laird, Crippis, CEY, Clark, Bont,
    On the Chopping Block: Honeychurch
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Redden gave me a BIG fat ZERO, krak was my EME with 38 points. sigh.

  • Team Name: Goatsea Marathon
    Round 8 Scores: 2118
    Studs: Simpson, Ox, Lewis (c), Pendles, Fyfe, Parker, Cordy, Gray, Swan, V’Berg, McCarthy
    Duds: BONT, Cripps, KRAK, TARRANT, BEAMS
    On the Chopping Block: Tarrant, McIntosh
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: I guess you should be happy with anything over 2000, but for some reason i’m not. So much work needed with my team

  • Team Name: Ragnarok Returns
    Round 8 Scores: 2,125
    Studs: Pendlebury (C), Swan, Parker
    Duds: Kelly, Ellis-Yolmen, Cripps
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Ellis-Yolmen, Goldstein, Tarrant
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Vandenberg highest score behind Pendlebury, but non-playing emergency. Best ever ranking improves further 130 to 391.

  • Team Name: Balsam’s Best
    Round 8 Scores: 2075
    Studs: Lewis (C), Pendles, Neale, Swan, Vandenberg (bench)
    Duds: Cripps, Enright, Goldstein
    On the Chopping Block: Enright, Goldstein
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Vandenberg with 128 on the pine and chose Lewis for captain over Pendels combined to cost me 90 points. On the plus side, I moved up 9 whole places overall, so stayed in the top 2000. Backline and rucks due for a rejig this week.

  • Team Name: Wetdreamteam
    Round 8 Score: 2192
    Studs: Yeo, Hibberd, Higgins, Oxley, Pendles(C), I.Smith, Fyfe, Parker, Gray, Swan, Dahlhaus, Bennell
    Duds: Me for playnig Amon over Vanders, Cripps, CEY
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Got to get Rocky in! Have 121k in the bank and I climbed 2766 spots to be 2863 overall

  • Team Name: Andyfranze
    Round 8 Scores: 2201
    Studs: Boyd, Kolo, Yeo, Fyfe, Ellis, Parks (my boy), WALLIS, Blicavs, Maric, Gray (my boy), Swan, Dahlhaus, Martin, VANDES, Mitchell
    Duds: HEPPELL (C)!!, CEY, Cripps, Bont, Kelly, Kmac,
    On the Chopping Block: BONT, CRIPPS
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: from 24 000 to 5 000 in 2 weeks!

  • Team Name:Bloodbath N Beyond
    Round 8 Scores: 2019
    Studs: Mundy, Ox, Hibberd, Lewis, Pendles, Barlow, Swan, Haus, Martin, Vandenberg
    Duds: Nic Nat, CEY, Cripps, The Bont, Buddy, Burgoyne
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Alright week, won my leagues. Bringing rocky this week. Cant wait!

  • Team Name:Statutory Apes
    Round 8 Scores:1976
    Studs:Pendles, Bellchambers(wasn’t expecting much), Yeo, Mundy, Fyfe, Rocky, Armitage, Gray and Lewis(C).
    Duds:Vandenburg(never know when to put him on…), Grundy, Ellis-Yolman, Franklin, Bontempelli, Lumumba.
    On the Chopping Block:Lumumba, either Bellchambers, Bontempelli or Franklin(never consistent)
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Seems to be anyone I chuck on my bench like last week was Cam McCarthy scores well. Vandenburg this week. Was at 610 before last week now I’m 4016. Worst couple of weeks. Just can’t crack that 2k anymore..

  • 2064 with Leuenberger (14), Adcock and Goodes on field…

    Could have been something special if it wasn’t for those 3… how do you say it… cunts.

  • Team Name: The greater western humans
    Round 8 Score: 1999
    Studs: Lewis (c) Vandenberg, Dahlhaus, Jacobs, Gray, Parker, Dangerfield, Swan and Oxley
    Duds: Leuenberger, Bont, Sheppard.
    On the Chopping Block: Mcintosh, Leuenberger
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: 1 point off 2000 ;(

  • Team Name:
    Round 8 Scores: 2176
    Studs: Pendles, Barlow, Swan, Vanders
    Duds: Tarrant, Bontempelli, Cripps, Clark
    On the Chopping Block: Bontempelli, Tarrant
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Very happy bringing in Nicholls this week for a 99 from Belly

  • Team Name: Robbie Gray’s Calves
    Round 8 Scores: 2264
    Studs: A lot of people
    Duds: Cripps, Kmac, Bont
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Cripps to Rocky this week is a lock

  • Team Name: The Pace Abusers
    Round 8 Scores: 2249 (AF), 2261 (RDT)
    Studs: Everyone except Lumumba
    Duds: Lumumba
    On the Chopping Block: Lumumba, Cripps
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Big scores in each comp 322 weekly in AF and I reckon top 100 for RDT… can’t complain one bit

  • Team Name: Aleks’ Ad Libs
    Round 8 Score: 2128
    Studs: Mundy, Parker, Pendles, Vandenberg (!), Oxley, Dahlhaus, Swan, McCarthy.
    Duds: Gibson, Fyfe with C, Bont (!), Goldstein.
    On the Chopping Block: Was going to go straight Bont to Rocky given their near-identical price but who knows how much Bont will fall zzz. Still have Salem and Honeychurch, hopefully some decent targets for them too.
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Can’t complain really, should have put the C on Pendles for another 60 points but oh well. 4856 for the round and up to 6700 overall. Need to start thinking about byes…

  • Team Name: Sunderpants
    Round 8 Scores: 2059
    Studs: Shiel, Mundy, Stanton, Ox, Yeo, Dahl, Swan, Hogan, Maric
    Duds: Cripps, CEY, Bont, Goodes, GRUNDY!
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Bont, Goodes
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Vandenberg on Bench – top scorer for my team. Rocky to come in.

  • I can’t believe I can get Rocky for sub 500k

    oh boy oh boy oh boy

  • Team Name: Verdun’s 66’ers
    Round 8 Scores: 2107
    Studs: Pendles, Parker, Fyfe, Mundy, Higgins (!), Jacobs, Priddis
    Duds: EY, Bont,H Shaw, Cripps
    On the Chopping Block: Not sure yet. Selwood disappointing, M Clark,Bont,
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Brought on Priddis and Ziebell, Priddis v happy. Brought in Cordy for Bellchambers and he’s giving me the same but way cheaper. Kept Parker…good lad!

  • Team Name: Superswans
    Round 8 Scores: 2165
    Studs: Mundy,KK,Pendles(c),Fyfe,Parker,Danger,Priddis,Swan,Dahlhaus
    Duds: Buddy(wtf),Clarke,Grundy
    On the Chopping Block:Prob keep Buddy (blues & suns to come) CEY ,Clark
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Pretty happy with my score although some big ones from what i am seeing … also the win put me top of my league ladder with 7-0 one game clear….

  • Pendlebry or Steven this week?

  • How does Bont to rocky and Cripps to Amon sound
    With 309k for next week?

  • Thoughts on Scott Selwood @ $448k as a cheap Cripps upgrade??

    • not sure on Selwood yet.
      you can also get Stevie J / N.Jones for around the same price.

  • 2187 in AF even with Bont n Kraks puss this arvo.
    Studs: simp, Mundy, Barlow, Parker, rocky, Dahl, sauce, list goes on.
    Duds: Bont, Kraks, Cripps, yo man.
    Got a bit excited at quarter time with rocky as captain, still can’t complain with 125.
    Things are moving in the right direction.

  • 2223,ranked 27th overall in rdt

  • Team Name: LIME TIME
    Round 8 Scores: 2123
    Studs: Mundy, Pendles, Fyfe, ward, Parker, Ellis, Maric, Gray, swan, Dahlhaus, Bennell
    Duds: Cripps, CEY, Newnes, krakeour, Tarrant
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Kmac, Tarrant
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Slowing climbing the ranking on 3600k mark, ready to go for the byes

  • Team Name: SoDak Supersonics
    Round 8 Scores: 2084
    Studs: Pendles, Vandenberg, Barlow, Parker, Swan, Lewis, Boyd, Oxley, Dahlhaus, Gray
    Duds: Goldstein, Franklin, Bontempelli, Tarrant
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Tarrant, Krakouer, Clark
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Second time over 2000 this season. Climbed into top 8000 thankfully. Really disappointed in Goldstein, Franklin, and Bont. And I’m worried I’m not generating enough cash from rookies, but then again good rookies have been scarce.

  • Team Name: tempus fugit
    Round 8 Scores: 2135 back inside top 8000. yo yoing.
    Studs: Neale, Swanny, DSmith,
    Duds: Cripps, Harbrow GOLDSTEIN…
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Lumumba -> Lewis + Dumont
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: VBerg for 128 on the bench. ouch

  • Team Name: Turbos Team
    Round 8 Scores: AF 2214
    Studs: Pendles (c), HIbberd, Mundy, Barlow, Parker, Jacobs, Swan, Gray, Rocky, Yeo and VBerg
    Duds: Lumumba, Cripps, Kelly, Beams and the Bont
    On the Chopping Block: Lumumba, Salem, Cripps
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: Ranked 774 for the round, highest score for the year for me.

  • Team Name: Kaiden’s Killers
    Round 8 Scores:2076
    Studs: Pendles (c), HIbberd, Mundy, Barlow, Swan, Yeo
    Duds: Cripps, Beams, Bont, Grundy,
    On the Chopping Block: Cripps, Everett, Grundy?
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: VBerg for 128 and taded him out :(

    • That’s a shit score, why the hell would you have everitt in your team

      • something like a 94 average after the end of rd4
        I jumped on myself

        Recent performances haven’t been that inspiring (3 out of the last 4 failing to crack 65) but he’s still rated as the 21st best def by averages
        currently he’s ahead of the likes of: J Kelly, Newnes, Burgoyne, K Kolo, Saad, B Smith, Lumumba

  • Team Name: The Whiplashers
    Round 8 Scores: 2015 finally
    Studs: Pendles, VBerg, Higgins, Mundy, Swanny, Hogan, #fyfelyfe
    Duds: Bontemsmelly, Cripps, NVB, entire backline except Mundy
    On the Chopping Block: NVB, Cripps, BSmith, Mcintosh
    Vent/Brag/Whatever: FINALLY HIT 2000 OMG