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AFL Media's False Narratives.

jb03

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Richmond's brand of football ruined the spectacle and was/is low scoring
 
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zgod

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Feb 25, 2008
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Injury gods have been kind to the Tigers over the journey.
 
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Carter

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Richmond's brand of football ruined the spectacle and was/is low scoring

This one isn’t true. I’ve found the general media consensus to be that we defend extremely well but are entertaining with ball in hand.

To name a few examples: Watson, King, Blobbo. Whatever your opinion of them, they respect our ball movement.

Kingy even delivered a ‘thank you’ soliloquy on the Monday Means Test last week, saying we stood out like a beacon of exciting footy in an otherwise dour four year period.
 
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CarnTheTiges

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Mar 8, 2004
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Does anyone know what our average score has been over our dominant period and how that stacks up? Media have sold that we’re a low scoring team and public have bought it, but as we all know the media never let the facts get in the way of spinning a good story.
 

tiger76

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Mar 26, 2014
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Tigers have been blessed injury wise throughout their dominant period, with the exception of this year.

EDIT: Missed Zgod’s earlier post…
 
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Baloo

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Nov 8, 2005
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The game has never been in better shape
 
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Baloo

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Nathan Buckley is a very good senior coach
 
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St Kevin

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Apr 1, 2014
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The fans want shorter quarters. Sorry, that's the GFL media false narrative.
 
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Scoop

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Dec 8, 2004
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Fans love fan engagement and game day activations
 
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