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PODCAST: Eagles nominate Lion's brother as NGA pick

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Jarrod Cameron is tied to the Eagles

WEST Coast could be set to add another exciting small forward to its list, with the Eagles nominating Jarrod Cameron as a Next Generation Academy pick. 

The younger brother of Brisbane's Charlie is tied to the Eagles due to his indigenous background and the club will have first call on him if a bid is made at the draft later this month.

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Eagles recruiting manager Rohan O'Brien told's Road to the Draft podcast the club would now wait to see where a bid is made on the exciting talent. 

"We've nominated Jarrod. We'll make that assessment on the night, and when I say that, we've clearly already made an assessment that we're happy to nominate Jarrod and now it's about maybe where a bid comes for him," O'Brien said. 

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"He's done some good things this year with his footy. We largely left him alone really to play at Swan Districts and with the WA state team. He's had a little bit of involvement with us."

Hear more about the Eagles' plans for the draft, including what they intend to do with choices No.20 and 22, in the podcast.

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In this week's episode ...

Callum Twomey and Nat Edwards are back for another episode of the Road to the Draft episode. This week they're joined by West Coast recruiting manager Rohan O'Brien, who reflects on the Eagles' premiership season and shares his thoughts on the club's plans heading into this month's NAB AFL Draft.

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Episode guide

1:30 – O'Brien chats about the Grand Final and the premiership Eagle he's most proud of.

4:10 – Get an insight into how the Eagles have settled on their draft order.

6:50 – A 'Superdraft'? O'Brien gives his take on the quality of the 2018 draft crop. 

10:00 – Why West Coast punted on Willie Rioli. 

18:00 – Go behind the scenes of Andrew Gaff's re-signing with the Eagles. 

23:00 –What do the Eagles plan to do with their draft hand this year? Will they move up the order on draft night?

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