Reporting on football’s governing body’s weather policies last week, combined with the excitement of all 18 AFL coaches going down the slide into the ice bath pool as part of…
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…
With the light towers turned off at the G on Tuesday night for an Anzac eve spectacle, we thought it was important to consider lights in football’s past. For younger…
While our footy is clearly the preeminent form of the game, we’re not opposed to the round ball version at all. We were impressed with FIFA-playing Tiger, Jack Higgins’, ‘Cristiano…
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…
  Dear Footy fans, We’re playing catch up here – we missed posting last week but didn’t want to let the previous round go by without a mention, and we’ll get…
Melbourne’s weather last weekend caught our attention – as well the Mighty Tigers who defeated West Coast at the MCG. The game began in sunshine but ‘torrential rain and occasional…
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…
  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…
We thought we’d grab this opportunity, while we can, to pay tribute to one of the undefeated teams this week, the Tigers. To do this we’re heading to 1920 –…