NAB Week 2 Preview: Gold Coast v Essendon


Day/Time: Feb 26, 4.40pm AEST. Ground: Mackay

Teams

Gold Coast
FB:Jordan Lewis, Billy Hartung, Sam Mitchell
HB:Josh Gibson, Ben McEvoy, Taylor Duryea
C:Bradley Hill, Brendan Whitecross, Jono O'Rourke
HF:Grant Birchall, Luke Hodge, Isaac Smith
FF:Angus Litherland, Dallas Willsmore, James Sicily
Fol:Luke Breust, Tim O'Brien, Ben Stratton
Int:(from) Ryan Schoenmakers, Paul Puopolo,
Kaiden Brand, Zac Webster,
Jack Fitzpatrick, Kurt Heatherley, Daniel Howe
 
Essendon
FB:Darcy Parish, Joe Daniher, Zach Merrett
HB:Martin Gleeson, Brendon Goddard, David Zaharakis
C:Orazio Fantasia, Jason Ashby, Courtenay Dempsey
HF:Shaun Edwards, Jackson Merrett, Craig Bird
FF:Mitch W. Brown, Kyle Langford, Jake Long
Fol:Michael Hartley, Nick Kommer, Will Hams
Int:(from) James Gwilt, Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti,
Shaun McKernan, Conor McKenna,
Ryan Crowley, Jonathan Simpkin, Sam Grimley

PROJECTED FANTASY SCORES FOR THIS ROUND
Gold Coast
PlayerAFSCDT
Jordan Lewis989798
Sam Mitchell959395
Isaac Smith918891
Luke Hodge898489
Josh Gibson8410184
Ben McEvoy808780
Grant Birchall778377
Luke Breust768176
Billy Hartung766571
Brendan Whitecross706170
Taylor Duryea677167
Paul Puopolo658265
Bradley Hill656065
James Sicily645964
Jono O'Rourke535553
Ben Stratton536653
Zac Webster525952
Tim O'Brien445644
Angus Litherland434943
Ryan Schoenmakers414441
Dallas Willsmore374137
Kaiden Brand374137
 
Essendon
PlayerAFSCDT
Zach Merrett115105115
Brendon Goddard949594
Craig Bird828482
David Zaharakis807380
Kyle Langford776677
Mitch W. Brown766976
Darcy Parish666666
Joe Daniher656065
James Gwilt657065
Shaun McKernan646464
Martin Gleeson646464
Jackson Merrett625562
Anthony McDonald-Tipungwuti616861
Shaun Edwards555555
Will Hams525952
Orazio Fantasia525752
Michael Hartley487048
Nick Kommer464951
Jason Ashby463546
Jake Long446344
Conor McKenna000
Courtenay Dempsey000

Top 10 GC in Dream Team vs ES

PlayerAvgGmDiffB/W
Jaeger O'Meara105.52+25 
Gary Ablett jnr97.315+1 
Aaron Hall92.73+30B
Dion Prestia89.73+7 
David Swallow89.04+14 
Jack Martin85.02+31 
Michael Rischitelli80.413+3 
Brandon Matera79.04+12 
Tom Nicholls77.01+10 
Touk Miller74.01+3 

Top 5 GC Overperformers vs ES

Jack Martin85.02+31 
Aaron Hall92.73+30B
Clay Cameron57.01+26B
Jaeger O'Meara105.52+25 
David Swallow89.04+14 

Top 5 GC Underperformers vs ES

Charlie Dixon7.01-47W
Adam Saad27.01-37W
Josh Hall11.01-26W
Alex Sexton15.01-23W
Harley Bennell66.54-14W
 

Top 10 ES in Dream Team vs GC

PlayerAvgGmDiffB/W
Brendon Goddard126.06+37B
Paul Chapman119.04+30B
Zach Merrett107.01+29B
Jobe Watson97.24+7 
Ben Howlett97.05+20B
Tayte Pears97.02+43B
Dyson Heppell96.54+5 
Brent Stanton96.45+3 
Adam Cooney95.04+14 
Nick O'Brien94.01+39 

Top 5 ES Overperformers vs GC

Tayte Pears97.02+43B
Nick O'Brien94.01+39 
Brendon Goddard126.06+37B
Jared Petrenko87.33+33B
Paul Chapman119.04+30B

Top 5 ES Underperformers vs GC

Sam Michael5.01-27W
Jackson Merrett34.52-20 
Orazio Fantasia36.52-19 
Jake Melksham51.04-14 
Patrick Ambrose46.02-14 

LEGEND
Avg = Average Dream Team score against this opponent.
Gm = Games played against this opponent.
Diff = Difference between the player's average Dream Team score against this opponent to his overall average.
B = Player's average against this opponent is his best.
W = Player's average against this opponent is his worst.