Andrew MCINNES

#26  

Age: 27yr 5mth Games: 17 Born: Mar 20, 2021
Height: 191cm Weight: 87kg Position: DEF
Dream Team Profile

2014 Digest:   Tall defender who returned successfully from knee surgery and had mixed success in eight games. On the borderline of regular selection and would need to take a step forward.

2014 NAB Cup:   Has been in defence in each pre-season game.

2014 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 Port Picked up Gray. Couple of clangers early. Worried by the Port man’s class. 2
2   Northern Blues didn’t play.  
3 VFL OK down back without starring.
4 VFL In and out of the game down back. Not his best.
5 VFL Defended well and provided some good rebound.
6   Didn’t play for Northern Blues.  
7 VFL Defended well after Watson was injured. Fought hard.
8 VFL One of the Blues best in defence. Held firm all day.
9 VFL Bye.
10 VFL Barely put a foot wrong early but struggled one-on-one after main break.
11 VFL Bye.
12 VFL Linked well on a wing. 23 possessions, eight tackles.
13 VFL Best game this season down back. Defended well.
14 VFL Defended well enough but didn’t provide much going forward.
15 VFL Freed up at times down back and was solid enough.
16 VFL Did get a lot of ball but was OK down back.
17 VFL OK down back but wasn’t a major factor.
18 VFL Struggled to contain Mason Wood.
19 VFL Struggled a bit down back and is another who need to lift.
20 VFL Struggled down back and was beaten too often.
21 VFL Gave some run from defence in a return to form.
22 VFL Had a nightmare down back against rampant Hawk forwards.
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2013 Season

Played for : Carlton

1   Knee.  
2   Knee.  
3   Knee.  
4   Knee.  
5   Knee.  
6   Knee.  
7   Knee.  
8   Knee.  
9   Knee.  
10   Knee.  
11 VFL First game back from injury and was managed through.
12 VFL Did well in the back half. Competed strongly.
13 VFL Continues to impress as a key defender. Took on Seagull talls and did a great job.
14 VFL Shifted onto a rampaging Hogan and held his own in one on ones.
15 Coll Had Elliott then went to Krakouer but found it a tough night. 3
16 StK Contributed in defence. 5
17 NM Big task on Black initially and kept at the task. 5
18   Groin.  
19   Hip.  
20   Hip.  
21 Rich Not big numbers but didn’t put a foot wrong down back. Beat McGuane. 6
22 Ess Held his own playing on Crameri and showed plenty of ticker. 6
23 Port Had no real impact on proceedings. 3
EF Rich Went to Edwards after Tuohy was beaten. Little impact. Subbed off final term. 2
SF Syd Didn’t look assured down back and went to attack in third quarter. 2
PF    
GF    

2012 Season

Played for : Carlton

1 VFL Played down back and was fair.
3 VFL Not his best game in defence.
4 VFL Did some nice things but wasn’t a major factor.
5 VFL Had a go and contested well most of the day.
7 VFL Did a few OK things but wasn’t his day.
8 VFL Struggled to get into the game.
10 VFL OK for the most part but still had a few nervy times.
12 VFL Easily his best game this year. Clearly the Blues best.
13 VFL Battled hard down back against a weight of ball. Good.
14 VFL OK performer in the back half for the Blues.
15 Coll First-gamer made one bad mistake but will forever remember his debut. 4
16 NM Youngster lined up in defence. Not an easy night for the second gamer. 2
17 WB Surprise packet with some sensational foot-passing into inside 50. Third game. 6
18 Rich In defence against unexpected opponent McGuane. 3
19 Syd Better in second half. 4
20 Bris Used all over the place and did a few good things without setting game alight. 5
21 Ess Played a minor role but no clearances and no inside-50s. 4
22 GCS Injured his knee in the first 15 seconds. 0