Is draftee burn out a concern going forward?

Former Melbourne captain Garry Lyon has cautioned AFL draftees and specifically top 10 prospect Bailey Smith about burning themselves out at a young age. Host of SEN’s Time On Sam McClure wrote an article about Smith in The Age and his meticulously professional habits at 17 years old and Lyon discussed how that could affect a player in the long term. “He’s a midfielder, he’s never had a drink of alcohol, he only eats between 2pm and 9pm, he weighs his food, he measures his food, he trains twice a...

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4 months ago, SEN

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