Preseason

Smokey watch – Essendon

Smokey watch – Essendon

9 by / on December 8, 2012, 1:00 pm / in Club Previews

It’s deep in the middle of cricket season; while most are kicking back with a beer, falling asleep on the couch in front of the test…. a select few of us in the community are different, we are like the skittish squirrel in ice age…buzzing around sniffing out smokey’s for our dream teams. Just before we get into the deck of DT I thought I’d take an early look at the Bombers to see what gold may lurk down at Windy Hill, err Melbourne Airport

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Deck of Dream Team 2013 – Starts December 11

Deck of Dream Team 2013 – Starts December 11

20 by / on December 7, 2012, 8:00 am / in Deck of Dream Team

The annual Deck of Dream Team signals our official start to the DT preseason and it’s about to begin for 2013, starting Tuesday December 11. Make sure you check the site every day from 8am AEDT as we cover 52 interesting players over 52 days – right up until AFL Dream Team officially opens on February 1.

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My Team 2013: Version 1.3

My Team 2013: Version 1.3

790 by / on December 3, 2012, 6:29 am / in My Team

This is the last of the Version 1 of the My Team posts to tide us through until December 17 when the Team Picker will be available with official prices and positions. Now that we know the structure for our teams is 6-8-2-6 and we have 30 trades, DT is starting to become a little more real!

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Drafted DTers

Drafted DTers

26 by / on November 25, 2012, 6:16 pm / in Players of Interest

Given that the National Draft is the main avenue onto an AFL list, we’ve just been introduced to close to 80% of the fresh meat available for DT selection in 2013. It’s very early days yet, but there already some players on the radar, primed for consideration over the pre-season and NAB cup.

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My Team 2013: Version 1.2

My Team 2013: Version 1.2

756 by / on November 24, 2012, 7:23 am / in My Team

With our draftees locked in by their respective clubs (sans the rookie/preseason draft), we have a bit more of an idea of who could be options for our AFL Dream Teams in 2013. We still have a few weeks before the official Assistant Coach Team Picker is released but you can still plan via the Fanplanner.

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Bulldogs v Power Exhibition Match Report from London

Bulldogs v Power Exhibition Match Report from London

14 by / on November 5, 2012, 2:40 pm / in Club Previews

The Power knocked off the Bulldogs in an exhibition match in London on the weekend. Ex-pat Perth boy Cam Gauder got to see some live AFL action at a reasonable hour… in the flesh! As a West Coast man he decided to have a few beers and start his AFL Dream Team study for 2013.

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My Team 2013: Version 1.1

My Team 2013: Version 1.1

1,229 by / on October 31, 2012, 9:00 am / in My Team

The first My Team post had well over 1500 comments, so with the release of the fixture and us knowing which teams sit in which byes, we can start adjusting our squads accordingly. Sign into FanFooty and then into the Fanplanner to put a team together and join in the pre-season conversation.

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My Team 2013: Version 1.0

My Team 2013: Version 1.0

1,733 by / on September 18, 2012, 12:00 pm / in My Team

The AFL Dream Team pre-season has already started for some dedicated coaches. They have been piecing together their 2013 squad ready for the kickoff in March, yes March… it is a long way away! Anyway, who are we to deprive people of a place to discuss DT 2013? Make sure you have a look at FanFooty.com.au’s Fanplanner to get you started.

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