Round 14 – Adelaide v Hawthorn: A lack of mongrel

Rulebook is fired up after Adelaide’s lack of grunt and leadership in a disappointing loss to Hawthorn. He also has his say about staging for frees, the shot clock and the incredible close finishes this round.

SANFL Round 10 – South Adelaide v Norwood: The real meaning of footy

A special day for a long-standing Redlegs fan as Norwood tame the Panthers at Noarlunga.

Round 12 – Adelaide v St Kilda: More Questions Than Answers For the Crows?

Malcolm Ashwood with his comprehensive thoughts on Adelaide’s win over St Kilda, plus some strong thoughts on the AFL’s lack of support for the SANFL.

Round 10 – Adelaide v Fremantle: Crows Win By a Bradman

Like The Don did with regularity at the Adelaide Oval, the Crows turned a good start into a three figure score (and winning margin) against Fremantle. Malcolm Ashwood explains how.

SANFL – Norwood v Woodville West Torrens: Huge win for the `Legs

Rulebook is at home at The Parade as a fixture in the crowd and in the very happy rooms after the game. A great win for the Redlegs!

Round 9 – Brisbane v Adelaide: Sluggish start but the Crows eventually fly

Rulebook has a dozen observations about the Crows and footy generally – as he casts an eye over the Lions-Crows game Up North.

Round 6 – Adelaide v Richmond: Crows Sunday Twilight Delight

A delightful twilight game at the Adelaide Oval for Malcolm Ashwood and his red hot Adelaide Crows.

Round 5 – Gold Coast v Adelaide: Nostradamus ‘book

Malcolm Ashwood is thrilled with another strong performance from his Crows, despite an injury to gun defender Daniel Talia.

Michael “Kingo” Taylor: Mr Consistent

Malcolm Ashwood pays tribute to former Norwood and Collingwood star Michael “Kingo” Taylor

Round 4 – Adelaide v Essendon: Betts & Walker the New Beethoven & Mozart

Tex Walker and Sir Edward Betts combine in perfect symphony to crush Essendon. As always, Malcolm Rulebook Ashwood is on hand with a comprehensive match report.

Round 3 – Port Adelaide v Adelaide: Crows Go Top Of The Tree

A happy Malcolm Ashwood is on top of the world today as his Crows top the AFL ladder after defeating arch rivals Port Adelaide in the South Aussie Showdown.

Round 2 – Hawthorn v Adelaide: Crows superior and remain undefeated

Adelaide were too good for Hawthorn and remain undefeated in after two rounds. Malcolm Rulebook Ashwood gives us his thoughts on the game.

Round 1 – Adelaide v GWS: On Top in March

Malcolm Ashwood is back with his take on Adelaide’s impressive Round 1 win over GWS.

Australian cricket is stuffed

Another batting collapse, another Test defeat, another series defeat. Rulebook compiles his Top Ten reasons why Australian cricket is stuffed. [What do you think? – Ed].

Almanac People: Rick Neagle the leveller in my life

Rulebook writes a heartfelt tribute to Rick Neagle and his tireless work with d4d, Count Me In and the disability sector. And invites everyone to become aware, and involved.

Macca – Mr Loyalty: A Tribute to Garry McIntosh

Rulebook’s tribute to one of his favourites, the great man of Norwood and South Australian football, Garry McIntosh.

Magical Michael Aish

Malcolm “Rulebook” Ashwood celebrates one of the greats – Michael Aish.

Grand Final 2016 – Sydney v Western Bulldogs: Bullydogs reign supreme

Grand Final 2016 is over and Rulebook reviews the game with a few contentious thoughts and you know who gets a mention.

Almanac People – 28 John Francis Wynne: my first footy hero

Rulebook’s touching tribute to a great footballer and even better person – Two Eight – John Wynne

Finals Week 2 – Sydney v Adelaide: Crows terrible, Swans sensational

There is nothing better than reading Rulebook’s home truths about the Adelaide Crows, this week is no exception after the loss to the Swans in the Semi Final.