Flown the Nest – Dan Lyne

Name: Dan Lyne

When did you play for the Falcons?
Approx 2004-2014

Position played?
Back pocket / Centre

Favourite position?


Why did you come down to the Mighty Falcons Nest?
Worst rated club within walking distance of home, wanted a light hearted club good to get in shape again.

Who were the coaches you have had in your time at the club and can you tell us a bit about each of them?
Shops, what a trooper, club owes him his life. Nath Dallas, star on and off the field.

Can you give us a few of your highlights both on and off the field since being at the club?
Some good footy trips, and an AFL 9’s grand final.

What are some of the nicknames you have had during your time at the club, and where did they come from?
Naked poet, been naked with poetry.

Greatest player you have seen (played with) pull on the mighty Red and Blue?
Bakes (Richard Baker).

Greatest Falcons team you have been involved with?

Most memorable player you have played with?

What would you say were your strengths and weaknesses of your game?
Can’t kick, but I can get the ball.

What are you doing now?
Lawn bowling.

What is your greatest memory from your time with the Falcons?
Nothing in particular, just the good times…