When Geelong was posted at $6.00 to win the flag, punters didn’t want a bar of them. Since then, they’ve drifted all the way out to $11 and now they’re queueing up to get on.
If you can forget about last year’s Preliminary Final debacle against Sydney, you’d have the Cats as definite contenders in 2017.
Patrick Dangerfield will do well to match his efforts of 2016, and is a $5.00 favourite to make it back-to-back Brownlow Medals.
Top 8 certainties if they can continue to make Skilled Stadium such a tough place for opposing teams to visit.
Odds taken from Sportsbet.com.au:
To make Top 8: $1.45
Wooden Spoon: $251
Over/Under wins: 13.5
Projected finish: 7th