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For the fourth time this season Collingwood has surpassed 1700 team points in a game, the Magpies recorded 420 Disposals in Round 8 against the Blues for 1791pts.
Richmond recorded 400 Disposals (403) for the first time this season in Round 8, the Tigers scored a season high 1759pts against Fremantle at Optus Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Collingwood has been ranked in the Top 3 in 3 of the last 4 weeks, the Magpies have averaged 418.5 Disposals between Rounds 5-8 (2019 Ave: 412.6).
St Kilda averaged 1528.8pts between Rounds 1-4 of the 2019 H&A season, the Saints averaged 1495.0pts between Rounds 5-8 (Rank 18).
By The Numbers: Points Per Inside 50 Round 8
Collingwood are clear No.1 averaging 1726.3pts per game, the Magpies averaged 1671.2pts in the 2018 H&A season (Rank 1).
Gold Coast are averaging 1542.5pts in the 2019 H&A season, the Suns have the best differential compared to the 2018 H&A season (+95.0pts).
Melbourne have the worst differential compared to the 2018 H&A season (-130.2pts).
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Richmond conceded a season best 1363pts against Fremantle in Round 8, the Tigers conceded 345 Disposals.
Carlton conceded 420 Disposals against Collingwood in Round 8 (1791pts), the Blues have conceded 400 Disposals or more in 4 of 8 games this season (Rank 17).
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Geelong have conceded an average of 1461.0 in the last 4 weeks (Rank 1), the Cats have conceded 352.3 Disposals over the same period (Rank 1).
Gold Coast have conceded an average of 1757.8pts over the last 4 weeks (Rank 18), the Suns have conceded 400.5 Disposals over the same period (Rank 14).
GWS Giants remain the No.1 ranked team conceding 1473.8pts this season, Brisbane have conceded an average of 1480.0pts this season (2018: 1535.8pts).
Despite conceding a season best 1363pts in Round 9, the Tigers remain ranked 18th conceding 1700.3pts per game this season.
AFL Fantasy Game Notes: Round 8
Geelong have the best differential over the last 4 weeks with +292.3pts, Collingwood have scored more points than their opponents in every game except Round 1 (vs Geelong).
Hawthorn scored 86.5pts fewer than their opponents between Rounds 1-4, the Hawks have an average +70.8 differential between Rounds 5-8 (Rank 6).
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Collingwood have an average differential of +239.3pts this season, the Magpies are +51.0 in Disposals compared to their opponents in 2019 (Rank 1).
West Coast have a -31.6 Disposal differential this season (Rank 17), the Eagles are scoring an average of 48.9pts fewer than their opponents.
West Coast host Melbourne in Round 9 at Optus Stadium, the Demons are averaging 1518.8pts per game (Rank 16).
2019 Late Changes: Round 8
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