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Chook’s Rooks – Partial Lock-out

Chook’s Rooks – Partial Lock-out

79 by / on March 28, 2012, 6:00 am / in Jeppa's Juniors, Players of Interest

Chook returns to his regular weekly timeslot of Wednesday mornings, although there’s not much to report with your GWS rookies locked in and the yet-to-be-announced teams so crucial to landing the right rooks. But you’ve got a few hours to fill before Calvin’s Captains so…

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Rookies On The Radar – Mid-NAB Update

Rookies On The Radar – Mid-NAB Update

66 by / on March 9, 2012, 1:00 pm / in Jeppa's Juniors, Players of Interest

Chook takes a look at which rookies remain high on his pecking order at the mid-point of the pre-season competition.

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Versus – Round 7: Rockliff v Redden

Versus – Round 7: Rockliff v Redden

36 by / on February 20, 2012, 8:00 am / in Players of Interest

With all of the talk about the RedRock combo; and little talk of a comparison between the two – I thought it was time the two young Lions were put up against each other. Both guys enjoyed massive breakout seasons in 2011, taking their averages from 87 and 79 respectively to 112 and 109 by the end of the year.

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Rooks On The Radar: DPPs and Rucks

Rooks On The Radar: DPPs and Rucks

73 by / on February 17, 2012, 6:00 am / in Jeppa's Juniors, JLT Series, Players of Interest

Last year it was Mzungu, and this time it’s Zorko. Why can’t we have our most promising dual-position rookies from the get-go? Here’s hoping there’s a Heppell in this year’s bunch.

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Rooks On The Radar: Midfielders

Rooks On The Radar: Midfielders

79 by / on February 15, 2012, 6:00 am / in Jeppa's Juniors, JLT Series, Players of Interest

Oh, you’re running Ablett, Swan, Pendlebury, Rocky, Selwood and Gibbs as well? For those who have any spots left in their midfield, here’s the run down of which rookies to watch in the NAB Cup.

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Rooks On The Radar: Defenders & Forwards

Rooks On The Radar: Defenders & Forwards

96 by / on February 14, 2012, 6:00 am / in Jeppa's Juniors, JLT Series, Players of Interest

The Guns ‘n’ Rookies strategy ain’t gunna fly without some solid fresh meat. Chook flags some of the rookie-priced defenders and forwards to keep an eye on in the NAB Cup.

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Versus – Round 6: Swan v Pendlebury

Versus – Round 6: Swan v Pendlebury

110 by / on February 13, 2012, 10:45 am / in Players of Interest

Undoubtedly two of the best guns in the land of DT, most good teams will end up with both of these boys by the times finals roll around. But who should we start the year with? McRath puts the two Collingwood Dream Team champions head to head.

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Versus – Round 5: Suckling v Birchall

Versus – Round 5: Suckling v Birchall

42 by / on February 10, 2012, 3:00 pm / in Players of Interest

Suckers and Birch both had super years in 2011, especially Suckling (lifting his previous year average by over 40 points!) and both are seriously being considered by many dreamers to fill that D3 position in 2012, and for good bloody reason!

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