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Freedom in a Cage | Episode 15: Ed Richards

Ed Richards joins Bob & Adi on this week's episode of the Club's podcast.

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In this week's episode of Freedom in a Cage, Adi returns from his family holiday to re-join Bob "live" from the Footscray Caravan Park. This week's special guest is Bulldogs young gun Ed Richards.

Show notes from Episode 15:

- Breaking the Geelong hoodoo (03:30);
- What the talk on the ground is like in a close game (05:15);
- The feedback Bob got from a Geelong fan on the way out on Friday night (06:55);
- How many on the mark is too many? (07:59);
- Adi's revolutionary idea about how to put opposition players off when shooting for goal (09:18);
- Brad Lynch's debut (10:26);
- Ed Richards' rising star (12:17);
- Adams returning and understanding stats (14:42).
- Ed Richards then joins the boys to discuss turning 19 (16:53);
- His view from the bench in final seconds on Friday night (18:57);
- His season so far (20:24);
- His goal kicking experience in junior footy, or lack thereof (21:57);
- How daunting it was when he first got to the Club (23:02);
- Not being recognised in Glen Iris (24:41);
- The real story about running late for the pre-draft interview with Carlton and what stopped him from abandoning his car (25:17);
- Behind the scenes at the Draft Combine (27:22);
- The levels of annoyance of the Blues recruiters at his lateness (29:01);
- Growing 30cm in two years (30:33);
- Why he wears number 20 and whether his family has switched to the Dogs (32:51);
- Ed's Rising Star chances according to Gerard Whateley (35:11); 
- The boys analyse Luke Beveridge's comments suggesting Dan Hartman was a better moonwalker than Michael Jackson (38:28);
- How Bob used to play a specific song in the gym to get Bevo out of his office (40:39);
- Watching 'Rock of Ages' stage show with Channel Seven's Mark Stevens (41:55);
- LeBron to the Lakers and whether Cleveland ever tried the one-club player angle on him (42:32);
- Adi breaks down how much Lebron would earn by the time he watches Braveheart in full (44:55);
- Matt de Boer breaking the 'tackle code' (47:08);
- The search continues for Ballarat's best pie (50:06);
- A preview of Dogs v Hawks (52:05).

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