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Roy’s Trade and Rolling 22 Talk – Rd. 18

Roy looks at some trade targets for the run home and updates his rolling 22 after two Giant losses.

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Get them in:

Rowan Marshall (FWD/RUC, $725,000)
The Saint big man is one of the form players in the competition with a five game average of 113. He hasn’t dropped under 100 in the last six weeks, while showing phenomenal consistency and has demonstrated a good ceiling with three scores over 120 in that time. What excites me most, other than his handy DPP that allows you to own the two big rucks is he is set for a career game against Tim English and the Bulldogs who give up ridiculous numbers to opposition big men.

Lachie Whitfield (DEF/MID, $779,000)
The hard running Giant once again showed he is capable of having an instant impact despite coming off an injury layoff with 117 despite missing the last four games. He is having a sensational year where his two sub 100 point games have only occurred due to injury. He has a high break even of 125 but is all class and needs to be in our back line sooner rather than later.

Patrick Cripps (MID, $645,000)
The Blues midfield bull returned after missing his two previous games to score a respectable 94 against the Swans at the SCG. What excites me most here is his matchup with the team that is giving up the most points to opposition midfielders… Oh and the fact he has scores of 163 and 162 in his last two against the Suns and this one is at MARVEL. He has had an up and down year but is a genuine star and will finish the season embracing the Blues new game style.

Josh Dunkley (FWD/MID, $856)
After playing out of position at the start of the year, Dunks is back in the midfield and dominating as a result. In the last ten weeks he has just one score under 118 and went ballistic on the Dees for 189. I wans’t going to mention him because I assumed everyone had him but his ownership is only 30%. He has a BE of 89 and needs to be the highest priority trade target for non owners.

Nic Newman (DEF, $626,000)
The Blues quarterback is being used far more under their new coaching staff than the beginning of the year and his scores reflect that with a three game average of 115 with a low score of 104 in that time. On paper, it looks like a dream match up against the Suns but they can be quite hard for defenders to score against, probably because it is never down there. There is also the chance the Suns new tagger, Sheer goes to him but with the runs on the board and a BE of 56, he is under priced.

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Brayden Fiorini (MID, $656,000)
After scoring under 110 on just one occasion in the first six games and getting my head ripped off for not having him in my rolling 22, the wheels have fallen off and Fiorini’s low scoring reflects the Suns inability to find the ball with a streak of four games without a triple figure return. He needs to be mover on for a premium.

My Trades

At this stage my trades are Sicily to Whitfield and a cash grab from rookie Baker.

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Current update.

Defenders

   Last
Week
2019
Avg
Change

D1

Lachie Whitfield
GWS Giants, DEF/MID
117117

D2

Jake Lloyd
Sydney Swans, DEF
117110

D3

Jack Crisp
Collingwood, DEF
11097

D4

Tom Stewart
Geelong, DEF
8796

D5

Rory Laird
Adelaide, DEF
9897

D6

Bachar Houli
Richmond, DEF
113103

In the mix: Williams, Salem

Midfielders

   Last
Week
2019
Avg
Change

M1

Jack Macrae
Western Bulldogs, MID
110112

M2

Andrew Gaff
West Coast, MID
104112

M3

Adam Treloar
Collingwood, MID
121113

M4

Tim Taranto
GWS Giants, MID
117113

M5

Mitch Duncan
Geelong, MID
122110

M6

Brad Crouch
Adelaide, MID
128110

M7

Zach Merrett
Essendon, MID
114105

M8

Patrick Cripps
Carlton, MID
94102

In the mix: Rockliff, Zorko, Yeo

Rucks

   Last
Week
2019
Avg
Change

R1

Brodie Grundy
Collingwood, RUC
129121

R2

Max Gawn
Melbourne, RUC
105110

In the mix:  Witts

Forwards

   Last
Week
2019
Avg
Change

F1

Josh Dunkley
Western Bulldogs, MID/FWD
189110

F2

Travis Boak
Port Adelaide, MID/FWD
94112

F3

Patrick Dangerfield
Geelong, MID/FWD
123107

F4

Rowan Marshall
St Kilda, RUC/FWD
122101

F5

Tim Kelly
Geelong, MID/FWD
90100

F6

Jack Billings
St Kilda, MID/FWD
112101

In the mix: Ziebell, Heeney, Martin

26 Comments

26 Comments

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    Cripps

    July 16, 2019 at 6:28 pm

    Trade

    1. ROB vs clarke Essendon or
    2. Zieball vs Brisbane at the gabba?

    Both going to the same player. I think ROB will outscore zieball but want advice

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      Campbell

      July 16, 2019 at 6:51 pm

      ROB will outscore Ziebell but you shouldn’t trade Ziebell. 1

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    chris

    July 16, 2019 at 6:38 pm

    With Libba on his way back from injury is there a chance that Dunkley might find himself played out of position again?

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      Campbell

      July 16, 2019 at 6:54 pm

      No Fyfe? He has been scoring better than Cripps.

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      Seamus

      July 16, 2019 at 9:39 pm

      from you he played on the weekend youd be crazy to put him anywhere else, hard to tell now tho

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    Belly

    July 16, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    Cripps at M8 is laughable…
    Since round 9 he’s had 1 score over a 100, a 45,63,67,88 and a 94, and he missed 2 games plus the bye…
    There are over 20 mids with a better average over the last 3, Murphy and Walsh included.

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      Daniel

      July 16, 2019 at 9:22 pm

      This is so true. Would take Murphy for 40k less over Cripps right now. Take out Murphy’s injured score of 10, and he’s averaging just about the same as Cripps on the year

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      The Cricket

      July 16, 2019 at 10:58 pm

      Agreed, Belly!

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      Roy

      July 17, 2019 at 8:44 am

      Glad you had a laugh

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      Nathan

      July 17, 2019 at 11:22 am

      Have you seen the criteria?

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    Name

    July 16, 2019 at 8:25 pm

    Walsh should be M8 over Cripps

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    Lachie Gordon

    July 16, 2019 at 8:44 pm

    Dunkley a bargain at $856

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    The Cricket

    July 16, 2019 at 11:03 pm

    Hey Roy, isn’t Marshall RUCK/fwd, not DEF?!
    And, seriously, Cripps at M8? Um, why?

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      Roy

      July 17, 2019 at 8:45 am

      Typo cause I’m sick as a dog and Cripps because I think he will be the 8th best mid from now on

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    The one

    July 17, 2019 at 7:16 am

    1. Heeney and Burton to Whitfield and birchall
    2. Zieball and Burton to Marc Murphy and Newman
    3. Zieball and Burton to Whitfield and Broadbent
    4. ROB and Burton to Marc Murphy and Newman
    5. ROB and Burton to Whitfield and Broadbent

    1 2 3 4 or 5?

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    JD

    July 17, 2019 at 8:26 am

    Who to get for Cogs? Am struggling to decide. Can afford anyone.

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    Ando1

    July 17, 2019 at 9:25 am

    1. Zieball to Marc Murphy and Newman
    Or
    2. Heeney to Hunter and Milera?

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    Rory Shatkins

    July 17, 2019 at 9:32 am

    How is ROB not in the ruck mix? 110 last 3, 116 last 5!

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    David C!

    July 17, 2019 at 12:03 pm

    I have about 1.5 mill to spend.

    Currently have:
    1 rook left in def
    1 rook left in mids (but also have brayshaw)

    Currents mids are Treloar, fyfe, mcrouch, brouch, mcrae and rocky.

    Do I get Whitfield and best mid I can afford but means will be stuck with last rook for 2 weeks before I can upgrade.

    Or 2 underpriced mids ie Cripps, hunter, merrett?
    Then hopefully have enough for Whitfield next week?

    Any suggestions would be great 😊

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      Nathan

      July 17, 2019 at 7:40 pm

      I’m in a similar situation and am going cripps/ merrett – they’ll both score huge this week and mayne tag means whit probs won’t go 130

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        David C!

        July 18, 2019 at 9:12 am

        Prob best idea. Means I’ll be fielding answerth in defence though 🙄

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    Ando1

    July 17, 2019 at 12:38 pm

    1. Zieball to Marc Murphy and Newman
    Or
    2. Heeney to Hunter and Milera?

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      Nathan

      July 17, 2019 at 7:40 pm

      1

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    Dru

    July 17, 2019 at 1:39 pm

    Having the dilemma of picking up either Duncan (uniqueness) or Whitfield to eventually DPP to DEF. Anyone care to weigh in? Both have B/Es in the 120’s

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      Nathan

      July 17, 2019 at 7:39 pm

      I’d say it depends on who your defender you would eventually upgrading would be – in the next few teams all the top teams will have whitfield – are there mids that will perform close to duncan (likely), are there defenders that will perform close to whit (unlikely)

      + i just think whitfield will outscore duncan

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    GOATMAN

    July 17, 2019 at 8:30 pm

    should i hold sicily or blakely?

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