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Will Brodie Gold Coast has bolstered its back line with senior talent, but it needs some highly rated young big men to progress in its third season.
Will Brodie GWS Giants have named veteran Luke Power and young recruits Phil Davis and Callan Ward as co-captains for 2012.
Will Brodie First thing to note is that the round one team is unlikely to resemble the round four team, with suspensions and injuries to senior players giving younger names opportunities early on.
Will Brodie Gold Coast host Adelaide at Metricon Stadium in their first clash of 2012 .
Will Brodie Our pick of the newcomers and obscurities who we think will get a game in round one.
Will Brodie Five games are played today, with footy from the early afternoon until late at night.
Will Brodie Join us for the latest scores and news from a packed day of footy.