Footy Media Watch: Why does everyone hate the Crows all of a sudden?

Adelaide’s not unreasonable desire to be right has become their demon in the Jake Lever deal according to Dave Brown.

SANFL Grand Final – Port Adelaide v Sturt: see ya at the Arkaba

Dave Brown’s family has history at Port v Sturt Grand Finals. There’s nothing like a happy ending

2017 Women’s Footy Almanac launch (& SANFL Elimination Final – Norwood v Central District): Making things

Dave Brown’s huge weekend of footy, golf, wine and fellowship. And wine.

Round 22 – Adelaide v Sydney: Footy positive

An unexpected ticket to one of the games of the season provides great theatre in the Festival State

The ‘Mankad’: conduct unbecoming?

Brad Haddin didn’t like the prospect of being ‘Mankaded’ in BBL05. Dave Brown ponders why and comes up with many more questions than answers.

Adelaide Reclink Community Cup – Rockatoos v Anchors: from the little things

It’s a rivalry as old as, well, three years as the Rockatoos and Anchors raise a sweat and some funds for Reclink at Norwood Oval

Round 14 – Adelaide v Hawthorn: The heart won’t follow where the head must go

Walking away from a club is easy to rationalise. It’s much harder to actually do

The 2017 South Australian Claytons State of Origin Team

Dave Brown shouts “South Australian” as he picks a State of Origin team to take on the imaginary Big V.

Round 10 – Geelong v Port Adelaide: the Pedant’s Lament

A cracking game of footy but did the umpire get the Dixon call right? A frame of reference wouldn’t go astray

After another strange opinion piece, the people of South Australia ask what is wrong with Mark Robinson?

Everyone wonders what’s wrong with South Australians – according to Mark Robinson. Self-appointed South Australian representative, Dave Brown, wonders back.

AFLW Grand Final – Brisbane v Adelaide: Moments

It has been a reasonable wait for another Crows Grand Final but Adelaide and Dave Brown make the most of it

AFL 2016 Bang for Buck Cup: Why the Bulldogs didn’t really win the premiership

As the men’s season 2017 gets underway, Dave Brown has found the secret to 2016 success

AFLW Round 5 – Adelaide v Brisbane: an evening in the multiverse

A full Norwood Oval provides the perfect backdrop for a cracking contest and some theoretical physics.

The curious case of KAA Gent

Dave Brown ponders whether it is appropriate to wear that soccer shirt in the cupboard

AFLW Round 3 – Adelaide v Carlton: Favourite flags

The Crows guts out a win in a thrilling contest, giving a little girl something to wave about.

AFLW Round 1 – Adelaide v Greater Western Sydney: the team for all South Australians (and Territorians)

It’s all about family at a mildly moist Thebarton Oval as Dave Brown finds some new Crows to love

Almanac Cricket: Making sense of a second SCG Test

Dave Brown analyses the Sydney push for a second SCG Test.

Almanac Cricket – Test Team of the Year: Did the ICC get it right?

Twitter is angry but Dave Brown examines the numbers for the ICC Test Team of the Year

Almanac Cricket – The best and worst* at the Gabba

In the lead up to the Gabba Test, Dave Brown looks at some of Australia’s good and not so good performers at the venue

Australia v South Africa – Adelaide Test, Day 3: Debuts

Day 3 of an intriguing Adelaide Test and Dave Brown is thankful for Faf du Plessis… and electronic devices