Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life – Round 8 review

True Believers,

Well that was fun.  I didn’t see it.  Anyone who watched it, we’d love to hear your comments?


Reports at and


A good result; was this because of our performance or due to theirs?  Like always, probably a bit of both.  From the Match Report: “The Magpies weren’t always clean, but they were committed and had a clear game-plan the hosts simply refused to match.”  Love it – addresses a couple of key points I have been harping on about.


‘Experts’ views –  18 picked Brisbane (including Connolly and Baum); 6 picked us. The margins were pathetic – Best pick I’ve seen: me, margin – 69 points.  Got Treloar and Cox pretty right too; pity about Trav.


Interesting comments at and


VFL? While not listed amongst the Best here, other reporting includes Witts amongst the Best.


Remember to keep an eye on the Footy Almanac –


Next. A serious opportunity – Geelong – Saturday, 21 May 2016; bounce: 1.45pm. At the G.  I’m going.  Comments later in the week.


Keep the faith.  Go Pies.



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