This week we saw the horror of Andrew Gaff’s assault on Andrew Brayshaw in the Western Australian derby. This was the equal-longest suspension for a single offence since the…
  With reports on Wednesday that Liam Picken is ‘doubtful’ to return from his concussion injury in 2018, as well as Koby Stevens’s appearance on Fox a couple of weeks…
The success of Brisbane and West Coast in the last two games of Round 9 (against Hawthorn and Richmond respectively) – and the fact that half of the top 8…
On Wednesday afternoon, Western Bulldogs AFLW captain Katie Brennan and the AFL released a joint statement, saying that they’d reached an agreement on how to “resolve their differences” following Katie…
While our focus is footy, it’s hard to miss what’s happening with ball tampering during the test against South Africa – we quite like the name #SandpaperGate for this latest…
Our journey this year is almost at an end and whether you’re working out if your team has a mathematical chance of playing finals or have already painted your front…
We’re still trying to learn the words to the GWS song, and the last two weeks haven’t helped as GWS has had two drawn matches. The last time a team drew…
Greetings from Newcastle, at the end of the Australian Historical Association conference – we hope everyone is looking forward to round 16 which will be underway tonight.  We thought we’d…
  This weekend we’re marking the Queen’s Birthday round, which drew us instantly to the 1958 Queen’s Birthday Holiday game between Melbourne and Collingwood. This was the game when a…
Earlier this week, to mark the birth of French artist Heni Rousseau, the Guggenheim tweeted his 1908 painting ‘The Football Players’. This got us thinking of Australian football art and…
We cast our eyes to the bottom of the AFL ladder and see the Lions languishing there – this sent us to thinking about happier times for Fitzroy supporters. We…
This Sunday afternoon we’ll see the Saints take on the Lions – this made us immediately turn our minds to 1913 when the Saints played Fitzroy in the Grand Final.…