This week we saw some confected ‘controversy’ over Bernie Vince and Patrick Dangerfield’s chat and smiles after Geelong downed the Demons with an after-the-siren kick. An online poll sought to…
Injuries are a key feature of our game, and many a win has been soured when players are badly hurt on the field. Last week we saw West Coast beat…
  Like many others out there we’re sure, over the last week your two historians from the centre square have been on road trips around Victoria and NSW. And of…
Two exciting matches in the last round were won by two points – and while this is good for footy – it was somewhat anxiety inducing for Saints (W), Demons…
In recent weeks we’ve seen some footy coaches coaching from the boundary – notably St Kilda’s Alan Richardson and GWS’s Leon Cameron. Peter Schwab has said this enables ‘more immediate…
  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…
This week we’ve seen the trials and tribulations of Carlton’s Curnow brothers. Clearly they missed our advice last week – that one should ‘follow umpires directions but never touch them…
Poor Christian Petracca! This week we learned that the Melbourne player was bitten by one of his dogs in the lead-up to the previous round, and that if he had…
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…
And so it is that time of year – the AFLW’s season is coming to a close, and the AFL men’s is beginning. This coming weekend sees the final of…
  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…