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Talking Points: Round 18

We take a look at some of the key talking points from Sunday afternoon's win over the Bulldogs.

9:04pm  Jul 20, 2014

Thompson's long term vision for Carlisle

Essendon coach Mark Thompson’s decision to play Jake Carlisle up forward for the majority of the season was focused on planning for the club’s long-term future.

9:04pm  Jul 14, 2014

Carlisle's big day out

Swingman Jake Carlisle says his historic performance in yesterday’s 64-point win over Collingwood proves he can be a dominant weapon in the Bombers forward line.

1:12pm  Jul 14, 2014

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Jake
Carlisle

Height
198 cm
DOB
01-10-1991
Weight
98 kg
Debut
2010
Games
2014
16
Career
65
Goals
2014
22
Career
35
2014 AFL Fantasy Points
Total
1217
Avg
76
JakeCarlisle

Player Bio

At A Glance

Junior Clubs: Craigieburn
Clubs:
Debut: 2010
Recruited from: Calder Cannons
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PLAYER SPONSORS

Benefactor

Wayne and Cheryl Burgess

Jill Cathcart

Windy Hill Venue

Supporter

EFC Cheer Squad

Michael and Julius Schoenfeld

Carlisle emerged as one of the future starts of the AFL with an outstanding season for the Bombers last year. The versatile tall started the year in defence and became Essendon’s No. 1 backman. In a string of games he took on and beat the opposition’s best forwards, including Fremantle’s Matthew Pavlich, Collingwood’s Travis Cloke and Richmond’s Jack Riewoldt. Mid-year he also moved to attack with great success, being the match-winner against Carlton and West Coast with crucial goals. The 22-year-old’s aerial ability, game sense and competitiveness make him perhaps the club’s most exciting long-term prospect.

Stats

By the numbers

  • 2014 Season Average
    Games Played 16
    • Kicks 9.1
    • Handballs 4.7
    • Disposals 13.8
    • Marks 6.9
    • Hit-Outs 3.1
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 1.4
    • AFL Fantasy 76.1

2014 Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 22 Collingwood Rd 17
Handballs 11 Richmond Rd 11
Disposals 26 Collingwood Rd 17
Marks 19 Collingwood Rd 17
Hit-outs 18 Carlton Rd 3
Tackles 7 Western Bulldogs Rd 18
Goals 8 Western Bulldogs Rd 18
AFL Fantasy 165 Western Bulldogs Rd 18

2014 Season Breakdown

Rd Opponent Result K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
1 North Melbourne W 60 - 99 10 9 19 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 71
2 Hawthorn L 86 - 90 14 2 16 10 10 3 0 2 2 2 111
3 Carlton W 138 - 57 13 4 17 9 18 1 2 2 1 0 101
4 Fremantle L 113 - 60 6 5 11 3 9 1 0 2 0 0 55
5 St Kilda L 65 - 81 2 7 9 3 4 0 1 0 0 0 30
6 Collingwood L 83 - 60 5 3 8 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 38
7 Western Bulldogs W 73 - 65 6 3 9 5 0 0 0 3 0 1 52
8 Brisbane Lions W 57 - 65 6 3 9 6 3 0 1 3 1 0 60
9 Sydney Swans L 64 - 114 2 4 6 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 32
11 Richmond W 104 - 54 9 11 20 10 0 1 1 1 0 0 81
12 GWS Giants W 66 - 81 8 5 13 7 0 0 1 1 0 0 56
13 Melbourne L 77 - 78 12 4 16 5 0 1 1 2 0 0 65
14 Adelaide Crows W 101 - 92 - - - - - - - - - - -
15 Geelong Cats L 89 - 80 9 4 13 6 0 1 1 2 2 2 73
16 Port Adelaide W 60 - 62 9 1 10 3 0 1 1 4 2 0 64
17 Collingwood W 103 - 39 22 4 26 19 0 1 1 2 4 2 163
18 Western Bulldogs W 94 - 101 13 6 19 12 1 2 1 7 8 2 165
19 Sydney Swans - - - - - - - - - - -
20 Richmond - - - - - - - - - - -
21 West Coast Eagles - - - - - - - - - - -
22 Gold Coast Suns - - - - - - - - - - -
23 Carlton - - - - - - - - - - -
TOTAL W: 10 - L: 7 146 75 221 111 49 12 12 32 22 11 1217

By the numbers

  • Career Average
    Games Played 65
    • Kicks 8.6
    • Handballs 5.0
    • Disposals 13.6
    • Marks 6.2
    • Hit-Outs 0.8
    • Tackles 2.0
    • Goals 0.5
    • AFL Fantasy 64.8

Career Highlights

Statistics Best Opponent Round
Kicks 22 Collingwood Rd 17, 2014
Handballs 13 Brisbane Lions Rd 8, 2013
Disposals 26 Collingwood Rd 17, 2014
Marks 19 Collingwood Rd 17, 2014
Hit-outs 18 Carlton Rd 3, 2014
Tackles 7 Western Bulldogs Rd 18, 2014
Goals 8 Western Bulldogs Rd 18, 2014
AFL Fantasy 165 Western Bulldogs Rd 18, 2014

Career Breakdown

Season Club K H D M HO FF FA T G B AF
2014 Essendon 146 75 221 111 49 12 12 32 22 11 1217
2013 Essendon 205 98 303 141 0 13 14 37 6 3 1392
2012 Essendon 134 94 228 83 2 15 10 38 2 4 994
2011 Essendon 56 44 100 45 1 2 8 19 3 0 464
2010 Essendon 16 14 30 20 0 0 2 1 2 2 148

Legend

K
Kicks
H
Handballs
D
Disposals
M
Marks
HO
Hit-outs
FF
Frees For
FA
Frees Against
T
Tackles
G
Goals
B
Behinds
AF
AFL Fantasy points

Milestones

AFL Games: 28