Player news from R5 of 2016: Western Bulldogs vs Brisbane

Koby Stevens (117/123): Won the ball in the contest and provided good run… 34 possessions and 5 marks plus 6 tackles… 0.1 as well. Playing predominantly inside mid but also resting forward.

Matthew Boyd (108/121): Running off half back
Boyd contributed with 31 possessions, 6 marks and 2 tackles.
Mitch Wallis (108/134): Playing inside midfield and resting forward
Wallis contributed with 33 disposals, 6 grabs and managed 1.0.
Luke Dahlhaus (104/103): Spending roughly an even amount of time between inside midfield and forward… 23 touches and 3 marks plus 4 tackles… 2.2 as well

Tom Campbell (102/104): Impressive and may keep one of Boyd or Roughead out of the side next week… 1.2 from 16 possessions and 7 marks plus 2 tackles. Started forward but splitting the ruck duties fairly evenly with Roughead.
Campbell also had 22 taps.
Lachie Hunter (95/102): Racked up uncontested ball and used the footy cleverly… 32 touches and 3 marks plus 2 tackles. Playing on the wing.

Toby McLean (95/103): Late inclusion for Caleb Daniel
McLean contributed with 25 disposals, 5 marks and 2.1 on the scoreboard.
Tom Liberatore (89/95): Playing inside midfield
Liberatore contributed with 19 touches, 4 marks, 4 tackles and kicked 2.0.
Tory Dickson (89/62): Spending most of his time forward but with the occasional run in the midfield… 2.1 from 18 touches and 4 marks plus 5 tackles

Jack Macrae (84/96): Playing mostly wing with stints at half forward
Macrae contributed with 25 touches, 2 marks, 4 tackles and 0.1 on the scoreboard.
Marcus Bontempelli (80/91): Playing inside midfield
Bontempelli contributed with 20 disposals, 3 grabs, 2 tackles, 2 hit outs and managed 2.1.
Liam Picken (77/75): Spending most of his time forward but with the occasional run in the midfield… 22 disposals and 5 marks with 3 tackles

Jake Stringer (77/90): Gardiner on him
Stringer contributed with 17 touches, 2 marks, 2 tackles and 3.3.
Jordan Roughead (76/74): Started in the ruck despite Campbell’s inclusion but they split the role evenly… 13 possessions and 4 marks plus 5 tackles
Roughead added 11 taps and managed 1.0.
Shane Biggs (72/77): Running off half back
Biggs contributed with 19 touches, 4 marks and 3 tackles.
Lin Jong (69/74): Playing predominantly inside midfield
Jong contributed with 15 touches, 4 tackles, 3 hit outs and booted 1.1.
Dale Morris (68/85): Has the job on Schache
Morris added 16 possessions and 8 grabs.
Jed Adcock (62/55): In defence this week
Adcock contributed with 16 touches, 4 grabs and 4 tackles.
Bailey Dale (58/39): Playing both wing and high half forward
Dale contributed with 16 touches, 3 marks, 3 tackles and managed 0.2.
Marcus Adams (57/80): Has the job on Walker
Adams contributed with 13 touches, 3 marks and 4 tackles.
Easton Wood (52/58): Running off half back
Wood added 19 disposals and 2 grabs.
Matt Suckling (15/17): Copped a knock to the right knee late in Q1 and returned in Q2 but was mothballed at half time… 5 disposals. Running off half back.

Dayne Zorko (107/102): Spending most of his time on the wing
Zorko contributed with 21 possessions, 6 grabs, 5 tackles and booted 2.0.
Ryan Lester (100/89): Had an influence playing in the forward half… 17 possessions and 8 marks plus 5 tackles… 2.0 as well. Playing deep forward.

Stefan Martin (92/69): 20 hit outs… also 18 disposals and 3 tackles… helped out by 3FF
Martin added 7 grabs and 3 frees against.
Mitch Robinson (91/82): Playing inside midfield
Robinson contributed with 27 touches, 3 marks and 4 tackles.
Pearce Hanley (90/88): Playing inside midfield
Hanley contributed with 20 disposals, 6 marks, 4 tackles and 1.3.
Tom Rockliff (88/83): Playing inside midfield
Rockliff contributed with 26 disposals, 6 grabs, 2 tackles and 1.0 on the scoreboard.
Daniel Rich (88/78): Playing inside midfield
Rich contributed with 17 disposals, 3 marks, 7 tackles and booted 1.0.
Ryan Bastinac (84/102): Playing predominantly inside mid with stints on the wing
Bastinac contributed with 20 touches, 6 marks and 5 tackles.
Tom Bell (78/42): 19 touches and 5 marks plus 4 tackles

Harris Andrews (67/90): Playing on the taller resting mids such as Bontempelli and Jong
Andrews contributed with 11 possessions, 8 marks and 3 tackles.
Daniel Merrett (66/95): Playing on whoever is forward out of Campbell and Roughead
Merrett contributed with 17 touches, 4 marks and 3 tackles.
Rohan Bewick (63/53): Playing on the wing
Bewick contributed with 14 possessions, 5 marks, 2 tackles and managed 1.0.
Lewis Taylor (62/53): Playing predominantly wing but also high half forward
Taylor contributed with 20 possessions, 3 marks, 2 tackles and kicked 0.1.
Ryan Harwood (61/63): Running off half back
Harwood contributed with 12 possessions, 5 grabs and 4 tackles.
Claye Beams (55/56): Running off half back
Beams contributed with 12 possessions, 3 marks and 4 tackles.
Josh Walker (54/47): Adams on him
Walker contributed with 9 possessions, 4 marks, 3 tackles, 8 hit outs and booted 1.0.
Darcy Gardiner (51/52): Has the job on Stringer
Gardiner contributed with 10 disposals, 3 grabs, 8 tackles and 5 free kicks given away.
Josh Green (48/51): Playing in the forward pocket
Green contributed with 12 disposals, 2 marks and 2 tackles.
Josh Schache (43/56): Morris on him
Schache contributed with 9 disposals, 4 marks and 1.0.
Liam Dawson (28/39): Running off half back
Dawson contributed with 5 disposals, 2 marks and 3 tackles.
Tom Cutler (20/29): Dislocated his shoulder late in Q1 and did not return… 6 possessions. Running off half back.

Allen Christensen (18/23): Was left groggy late in Q2 after a collision with Stefan Martin and did not return… 6 touches

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