The world of AFL related media is vast, dynamic and fast paced. If you aren’t engaged on a daily basis, you’re bound to miss something in the flood of news articles, opinion pieces, videos and social media posts – and how relevant are they all to your SuperCoach team anyway? This preseason, we’re solving your problem. Each week we’ll give you our take on the most SuperCoach relevant media.
All aboard the Tiger Train!
The aren’t any seats left to jump onto but do make yourself comfortable and ensure you feel at home. Entertainment will be provided by Jack Riewoldt. Trent Cotchin, Dustin Martin and Shaun Grigg will be powering the engine, Bachar Houli will be breaking the lines of carriages at ticket inspector, Alex Rance will be keeping things secure at the back, and your conductor this evening will be Mr Damien Hardwick. Enjoy your journey, but just don’t mention anything about the end destination of this trip – finals.
Train jokes aside, it has been a fantastic start to the season for Richmond. Following a horror 2016 Season, they’ve regathered and regrouped over the off-season, and after five rounds are sitting third on the ladder, with a flawless record of 5-0. Statistically, they look even more impressive the more you read into their figures. They have conceded the fewest points (376 @ 74.5 per game) than any other side in the competition, and rank sixth in points for (514 @ 102.8) after five games. Read more…