Posts Tagged "Adelaide Crows"

Sometimes you become acutely aware that something you are doing is objectively odd.

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For the past two years I have compiled a list of players who I believed were poised to break out into the type of players your chosen team could count on to perform every week.

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Now that the trading period and draft is over we can start to get a feel for what the 2018 rosters will look like for each of the 18 AFL teams hoping to play through to the end of September this coming year.

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It occurred to me a little while ago that I should probably finish off the list management series I started in September before the calendar ticks over to 2018 – only two teams are left, the pair that competed in the grand final.

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The Crows are an enigma. No one expected them to do well last year because South Australia’s development of women’s football has been, let’s face it, pathetic.

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In the 2017 pre-season I picked three players per club to preview for the upcoming season – now I’m looking back at how they did, and grading their performance. Today I’m looking at the Adelaide Crows, Brisbane Lions and Carlton Blues.

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All the AFL lists are finalised for 2018 and now is the time to start investigating what each club’s best team looks like.

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Following an impressive and dominant finals series from Richmond, their coach Damien Hardwick spoke of the Tigers’ focus on a high pressure rating and speed (especially up forward) being the cornerstone of their turnaround as a team.

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From the outside looking in, the Adelaide Crows’ handling of this year’s trade period hasn’t been as classy as it could have.

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If entertainment was the purpose of the AFL trade period, the line that it should be far, far shorter might hold. Because with the current, 11-day window, desperate journalists are forced to rehash the same tired stories over and over.

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Adelaide are refusing to blink first in the staring contest with Brisbane over want-away Crows speedster Charlie Cameron.

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The Jake Lever trade has given Adelaide the ammunition, but the Crows maintain they won’t attempt to pull the trigger on an AFL trade for Carlton star Bryce Gibbs.

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The animus is over, for now. Melbourne have secured the services of Jake Lever, their young key position piece, giving up a bounty to add one of the final pieces of their aggressive rebuild.

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‘Fall down seven times get up eight times’, a Japanese proverb, was the theme of Don Pyke’s measured, calm and quietly inspiring speech at the Crows’ best and fairest awards, Friday past.

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Adelaide skipper Taylor Walker says Jake Lever chose money over AFL success when he asked for a trade to Melbourne.

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Carlton star Bryce Gibbs will almost certainly never play for Adelaide in the AFL.

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Adelaide have ruled out making a fresh bid to tempt Carlton to part with star midfielder Bryce Gibbs at this year’s AFL trade period.

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Is the Adelaide Crows’ Bec Goddard a genius who figured out where the AFL Women’s (AFLW) standard was at and developed a style of play accordingly? Or is she a dinosaur who’s about to become extinct? The next several seasons may tell us.

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Bryce Gibbs’ hypothetical homecoming trade to the Adelaide Crows looks less and less likely now that Tom Rockliff and Devon Smith have said no to Carlton.

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Some high-profile players have exited the Crows in recent years, including Kurt Tippet (Sydney Swans) and Patrick Dangerfield (Geelong Cats).

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