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The Wrap Returns: Coaching Last Rites

Mr Wrap has sent us a letter from his Pooncarie hideaway naming more of the guilty in coaching ranks. “Ask not for whom the bell tolls, it tolls for thee” as Brendon and Brad and Richo and Ross found out.

Almanac Flashback – Round 21 2009: The Wrap has his say!

Another Footy Flashback to Round 21, 2009 with The Wrap’s analysis of the results of those games. And as he says, “…..if you read it in The Wrap you’ll know it’s not crap.” A cracker of a read!

The Wrap – A letter from the Saloon Bar

The Wrap returns. Drawn from his Pooncarie lair by the state of AFL affairs, he isn’t holding back.

The Wrap Blast: Tickets Please

Mr Wrap slams the incompetence and self interest of the ticketing agencies and the overpaid AFL executives at Jellymont House. (Let us know your experience with buying tickets for Round 1 of the Finals – Ed)

The Wrap Report – Finals’ Edition IV: Ninth no more

The Wrap is on top of the world. HE TIPPED THIS (as he tells us – Ed). Magnificent account of Grand Final day penned before he slinks back up the bush. [Super piece – JTH]

The Wrap Report: Finals’ Edition 2

The Wrap has returned for analysis of the preliminary finals including Adelaide’s massive win, Richmond’s surge to a Grand Final for the first time in 35 years, Cotchin’s bump and Dusty’s Brownlow night.

The Wrap (is back!): Finals’ Edition 1

Mr Wrap has been up the bush for a couple of years but when word got to the Pooncarrie Pub of a Tigers finals’ victory, Mr Wrap sprung into action…He got back to Richmond, had a season’s worth of press clippings put in front of him and tried to make sense of them. [Not a bad reading of the tea leaves Wrap – Ed]

The Wrap Report – August Edition

The Wrap with some predictions for the rest of the season … and next.

The Wrap Report – June Edition

Mr Wrap has given up his search for Murray Cod and headed across Bass Strait in search of trout. His decades (eons? – Ed) of experience give him unique understanding of how the 2016 season will unfold.

The Wrap Report – May Edition

Doesn’t a win bring out TLSPRF? Our Milparinka stringer has found the latest edition of the Wrap Report left under a rock out along Yandama Creek. He sounds febrile but lucid (and persuasive – Ed.) He says he’s not coming back until the Tigers have won 9 in a row.

The Wrap Report – April Edition

The Wrap is back. And he’s predicting the Fourthorn may yet turn out to be a suburb of Auckland.

The Wrap – Round XXII

Mr Wrap reviews Round 22, and his Striped Marvels are back in town and sharpening their claws for September.

The Wrap – Round VI: Where Life Imitates Football

The Wrap has arrived for Round 6. And there’s plenty for wrappers to sink their teeth into after a crazy round of footy.

AFL Round 22 – Review: The Wrap

The main outcome from the round is that Richmond will play Essendon to remain 5th. Unless of course The Dons are stripped of their points. In which case the main interest is who holds Glorious 9th. Three teams can make it: Carlton, Brissy & North.

AFL Round 20 – Review: The Wrap

The Wrap offers some sage advice to those in charge at Windy Hill (well, those still standing) as the AFL’s decision looms large.

The Wrap – Round 4: Cats get the cream

Last week it was Black Caviar, this week it’s The Black Cats; they too took on the cream of Sydney Town and showed them that they can do it running amok.

The Wrap – Round 2: The Death by a Thousand Cuts Round

The Wrap is keeping a lid on the Tigers stuff but taking it off insofar as everything else is concerned. Here are his thoughts on Round 2.

The Wrap (I): The Tipsters’ Nightmare

In a typical Opening Round, the Village Idiot and the Drover’s Dog topped just about every tipping competition in the land.

AFL Round 23: The Wrap

What a round it’s been in Footy Eddie. On Friday night, the much awaited clash between Ladder Leaders Hawthorn and The West Coast Eagles was over by the 1st Huddle. The Weagles fought their way back into the contest, but couldn’t put any real scoreboard pressure on The Flag Favourites.

The Wrap – Round XXI

THE WRAP – ROUND XXI WHERE LIFE IMITATES FOOTBALL And what a round it’s been in Footy Eddie.  On Friday night The Handbags led at every change, seeing off a second half challenge, to send The Saints marching back to Seaford for Season 2012. Come Saturday and it was Boilover time.  First it was The [Read more]