Watson had just one kick and eight handballs on Sunday against St. Kilda in the side’s 110-point loss.
“What’s happened in the last few years, and you put aside the WADA appeal, this has been ongoing for three years and it has worn a lot of people down,” Tim Watson told Channel Seven on Monday night.
“And I think he’s [Jobe] one of those because, in some ways, he’s been the face of the football club.
“He’s certainly been a leader through that period of time as well which has meant that he’s felt the responsibility of the group through that period of time.”
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