Category: AFL

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Power outage: Port running out of puff late

After nearly causing one of the greatest Preliminary final comebacks in history last season, Port Adelaide’s notorious fast-finishing trend hasn’t caught on so far in 2015. In fact, Ken Hinkley’s men have gone from...

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Lacklustre Lions no surprise given lean years

With their highway neighbour in the gun this week, Brisbane too hasn’t escaped the limelight for all the wrong reasons. Struggling at the bottom of the ladder, being the only club yet to register...

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Queensland footy not in crisis just yet

From Carlton one week to the League’s northern clubs, the word crisis gets thrown around in the AFL a bit much these days. While the Gold Coast and Brisbane clubs are languishing at the...

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Mayday, Mayday, the bump is dead in the AFL!

The staggering decision by the AFL Match Review Panel to hand out a three week suspension for Gold Coast’s Steven May is just another nail in the coffin of the AFL bump. Even more staggering...

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Malthouse can go the journey again

As Mick Malthouse sits in the coach’s box for the 715th time on the weekend, there is no better man to lead Carlton into its next era. While the Blues’ instructor endures more pressure...

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Richmond need to look west for answers

As the ancient proverb says ‘the enemy of my enemy is my friend’ and Carlton’s enemies in the media (and this humble footy fan) has found a new target. Damien Hardwick and the Richmond...

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AFL beware: don’t go changing the trade period

They’re hardly new issues, but as the AFL considers changing some of their offseason practices such as the trade period, they need to be careful of the ramifications for the premiership race. The trade...