Player news from R8 of 2016: Melbourne vs Western Bulldogs

Jack Viney (134/112): First goal… 25 possessions and 4 marks plus 16 tackles… 1.0 as well… gave away 3 FA. Playing inside midfield.

Tom McDonald (111/95): Taking whoever is forward out of Campbell and Roughead
McDonald contributed with 25 disposals, 11 marks, 2 tackles and kicked 1.0.
Bernie Vince (106/96): On report for a high bump on Wallis in Q2… 24 disposals including 18 kicks… also 5 marks and 7 tackles. Playing at half back initially but then into the midfield.

Dom Tyson (98/95): Playing inside midfield
Tyson contributed with 32 possessions, 3 marks and 4 tackles.
Jack Watts (88/77): 14 disposals including 12 kicks… also 11 marks… and kicked 3.0

Billy Stretch (87/85): Playing on the wing
Stretch contributed with 25 possessions, 6 marks and 2 tackles.
Ben Kennedy (86/76): 2.1 from 18 touches and 5 marks plus 4 tackles

Nathan Jones (84/84): Playing inside midfield
Jones contributed with 21 disposals, 2 marks and 8 tackles.
Jesse Hogan (80/80): Roberts on him
Hogan contributed with 17 touches, 9 grabs and booted 1.3.
Christian Petracca (78/59): 1.0 from 20 possessions and 4 marks
Petracca also had 2 tackles.
Christian Salem (73/68): Playing on the wing
Salem contributed with 16 disposals, 2 marks and 6 tackles.
Tomas Bugg (71/50): Playing on the wing
Bugg added 13 possessions and 9 tackles.
Neville Jetta (70/79): Playing at half back
Jetta contributed with 18 disposals, 4 grabs and 3 tackles.
Cameron Pedersen (63/47): Could come under scrutiny for a bump that left Roberts groggy in Q3… 0.2 from 15 disposals and 6 marks
Pedersen also had 6 ruck taps.
James Harmes (63/55): Spending time on the wing
Harmes contributed with 15 touches, 2 marks and 5 tackles.
Clayton Oliver (61/45): Playing inside midfield
Oliver contributed with 15 disposals, 2 grabs, 4 tackles and 1.0 on the scoreboard.
Max Gawn (60/55): Minimal influence in the ruck and fumbled just about everything that came his way… 43 hit outs… also 6 disposals and 2 marks… and booted 0.1
Gawn also had 3 frees against.
Jeff Garlett (52/46): Playing deep forward
Garlett contributed with 9 possessions, 3 tackles and booted 2.1.
Viv Michie (50/43): Playing at half back
Michie added 13 touches and 6 grabs.
Joshua Wagner (49/45): Spending a lot of time on Stringer
Wagner added 14 touches and 3 grabs.
Colin Garland (47/44): Left the field early in Q2 with a shoulder complaint but returned shortly after… 9 disposals with 6 by foot… also 5 tackles and 3 marks. Playing on Redpath.

Jayden Hunt (38/42): Playing at half back
Hunt added 9 disposals and 3 tackles.
Tom Liberatore (142/124): Amassed an AFL record number of tackles… 25 possessions and 2 marks plus 19 tackles… 1.0 as well… not helped by 3 FA. Playing inside midfield.

Liam Picken (123/104): Playing on the wing
Picken contributed with 30 touches, 5 marks, 4 tackles and 2.1.
Matthew Boyd (113/105): Playing at half back
Boyd added 31 possessions and 8 grabs.
Lachie Hunter (113/120): Playing on the wing
Hunter contributed with 34 touches, 4 grabs, 3 tackles and managed 1.0.
Jack Macrae (106/90): Playing on the wing
Macrae contributed with 27 possessions, 5 marks and 5 tackles.
Marcus Bontempelli (105/108): Left the field in Q3 with a corked quad… 33 possessions and 5 marks plus 2 tackles. Playing inside midfield.
Bontempelli also had 5 hit outs.
Luke Dahlhaus (103/103): 29 possessions and 4 marks plus 7 tackles

Mitch Wallis (102/106): Playing inside midfield
Wallis contributed with 25 disposals, 3 marks, 6 tackles and kicked 1.0.
Jake Stringer (100/81): Minor right lower leg concern in Q2… 5.0 from 16 disposals and 7 marks. Has Wagner mostly.

Jack Redpath (97/84): Providing a strong target forward
Redpath contributed with 14 disposals, 11 grabs, 2 tackles and kicked 3.1.
Tom Campbell (80/73): Started forward but spent the majority of the game in the ruck… 7 touches and 3 marks plus 5 tackles
Campbell also had 34 taps.
Toby McLean (76/62): 1.2 from 18 disposals and 5 marks

Caleb Daniel (65/51): No stats in Q1… 20 touches and 4 marks plus 0.1. Playing on the wing.

Shane Biggs (64/68): Playing at half back
Biggs contributed with 19 disposals, 2 marks and 3 tackles.
Bailey Dale (64/51): Playing wing and half forward
Dale contributed with 15 disposals, 6 marks and booted 1.0.
Jed Adcock (60/63): Playing at half back
Adcock contributed with 17 touches, 2 marks and 3 tackles.
Easton Wood (57/56): Has the job on Watts
Wood contributed with 13 touches, 3 marks and 5 tackles.
Tory Dickson (57/55): 2.0 from 10 possessions and 4 tackles

Bailey Williams (55/57): First game… 14 touches and 4 tackles plus 0.1. Playing at half back.
Williams also had 2 marks.
Dale Morris (52/67): 13 touches and 4 marks plus 2 tackles

Jordan Roughead (45/43): Started in the ruck but played mostly forward… moved onto Hogan in Q3… 9 disposals and 0.1
Roughead added 3 tackles and 2 hit outs.
Fletcher Roberts (22/45): Groggy after a hit from Pedersen in Q3 but returned shortly after… moved forward in Q3… 7 touches. Has the job on Hogan.

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