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'19 Rewind: Paul Puopolo

Superstar Andy takes over the red carpet Waterboy, lolly provider and Liam Shiels' cousin Andy Pettyfor took the mic and asked the hard hitting questions at Hawks' best and fairest night.

AFL games: 22

Disposals per game: 12

Marks: 1.8

Kicks: 5.2

Tackles: 4.5

Total goals: 10

Read: A breakout year for a veteran Hawk

In his ninth season at the Hawks, Paul Puopolo had a consistent year, being one of six Hawks who played all 22 games.

Despite the fact Puopolo’s disposal numbers were higher than in 2017 and 2018, he struggled in his ability to hit the scoreboard, only managing ten goals, his lowest goal tally since 2011.

Where he did succeed this season was in his defensive pressure, racking up a high 99 tackles.

His best game came in Round 16 against Collingwood where he collected 17 possessions and seven tackles.

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