Cam Hooke’s Collingwood Life – Round 6 review

Cam Hooke retains the faith every week especially so in this week’s review of Collingwood’s round 6 loss to West Coast Eagles.

Round 5 – Hawthorn v Adelaide: Poppy does it for Shaun – a great night at the G

Peter Cahill summarises that Hawthorn’s win over Adelaide can be categorised into quiet crowd; speed; three little men; the Poppy factor; doing it for Shaun; loud crowd

WAFL Round 7: Lions top Dogs by Les Everett

WAFL Round 7 review by Les including top of the ladder clash Subiaco v Sth Fremantle.

Almanac NRL: Five Metre Gap – NRL Round 9 2016

Round 9 of the NRL and Hamish Neal provides an insightful round up.

Vale Trev Byrne

The passing of Trevor Byrne is a loss for not only his family and friends but for St Ives and the broader NSW football community, a heartfelt tribute by Stuart H.

Round 6 – Richmond v Port Adelaide: All Around The MCG (or the myth of Richmond’s Fan Base)

chrism76 is holding back with “I told you so” however last week’s critique of Port seemed to have worked, and where were the Richmond fans?

Round 6 – Greater Western Sydney v Hawthorn: GWS step up, up and away

A sleeping Giant has awaken as the Hawks go flightless

Round 6 – Melbourne v St Kilda: Footy as a Neutral

Craig enjoys a day of the footy, Saints v Dees where the outcome either way has no impact on his emotional well being.

Round 6 – Geelong v Gold Coast: Some happy returns

Like G. Ablett jnr, Roy Hay returns to Kardinia Park and takes in what the Cats turn into a non-contest with a sparkling performance.

Round 6 – Adelaide v Fremantle: The Greatest Leveller

Rulebook reports on the Adelaide win over The Dockers at the Crowval, and also has an axe to grind over events from the previous week’s game.

Round 6 – Richmond v Port Adelaide

Short and concise – Cranky Pete reviews Richmond’s latest loss.

VAFA – Old Scotch v Fitzroy:

Phil Hill discusses Wisden, magnifying glasses and the yips in his latest match report.

Round 6 – Adelaide v Fremantle: Sea Monkeys

“To watch a match involving the Dockers is to observe two sloths; one willing and one captive, wrestling under a sodden army blanket”. Thankfully Mickey Randall takes us to the west coast of SA as well

I ‘Like’ Bias

In a modern virtualised world, we need to take care that we don’t get caught in a ‘Like’ vacuum and unwittingly fuel bias and stereotyping.

American author on watching Australian football

A note on Aussie football with the season Down Under now underway – An American’s perspective.

The Rebels That Can Rattle The Regime

In what would normally amount to a coup, ECBM finds there is a growing force that is capable of toppling the regime.

Now that you’ve heard of Mason Cox

And after an Anzac Day debut, a handy mark and goal with his first kick in the league, here’s a piece on US politics by Mason Cox himself.

Anzac Day at Fitzroy

John Harms spent Anzac Day at the Brunswick Street Oval. He tells a story of community and football.

Women’s Footy: VFL – Stephanie Chiocci

Diamond Creek and Western Bulldogs’ captain Stephanie Chiocci reflects on how the game has changed in her ten years as a player ahead of her 150th match against Cranbourne on Sunday.

Haiku Bob – Round 5: A Different Pitch

Haiku Bob sums up Anzac Day.