Dally M speculation is as much a tradition for this time of the year as using next month’s rent to buy grand final tickets, erasing all evidence of terrible preseason predictions that didn’t come true and convincing yourself your team can win the premiership from eighth spot.
The medal itself won’t be awarded until grand final week, but round 26 is the last week votes are on the line.
Some contenders have their feet up, others are still trying to gather up those sweet, sweet votes that can get them over the line.
So then the question becomes, who will win? To answer that, here’s another question – what kind of players win the Dally M? With very few exceptions, there are six kind of Dally M winners and in the race for the 2022 medal we’ve got five of them.
The odd man out is The Slam Dunk. Sometimes, the decision as to who should win the Dally M is so incredibly obvious it takes all the…