AFL Round 16 – West Coast v Sydney: Where were you?

The rivalry continues, albeit in a slog at Subiaco. Joe Moore watches from the other side of the continent.

AFL Round 15 – Sydney v GWS: Headaches, Hot Toddies and Heroes past and present

The 1935 Bloods are reflected in the 2014 Swans. Through a haze of ‘medicinal’ whisky Joe Moore reflects on moustaches, Bob Pratt, Buddy Franklin and dynasties.

AFL Round 14 – Richmond v Sydney: Missin’ the missus

Joe Moore is a Swans man. His Tiger wife is away, so Joe got to enjoy his burritos and victory without risking marital disharmony.

AFL Round 13 – Sydney v Port Adelaide: It’s Not About the Footy (Ari’s debut)

The Moores come from all points of the compass to meet at the SCG, as is the annual tradition. Ari makes his debut, Buddy goes off, and the weekend ends with a happy surprise. [Great family and footy yarn – Ed]

AFL Round 8 – Sydney v Hawthorn: Worth The Wait

Joe Moore has been waiting for a lot of things this season. Will the expensive recruits fit in? Is the Bloods culture a living thing? He found what he was waiting for against the winged Hawks.

AFL Round 5 – Sydney v Fremantle: The Troy Cook Medal

Joe Moore celebrates his footy hero ‘tough as nails’ Troy Cook, and watches his Swans surprise win against the Purple People Eaters that stole his first love.

AFL Round 7 – Brisbane v Sydney: A True Clubman

The famous Bloods culture is built on the actions and choices of people. Joe Moore celebrates the work of Sydney’s reigning best Clubman in his 200th game.

AFL Round 4 – Sydney v North Melbourne: Minimum chips

A birthday treat for Joe Moore, travelling to Sydney to watch his Swans. The Enemy were too good but there were consolations.

Buddy: A New Frontier

Joe Moore is sick and tired of the doomsayers. Buddy Franklin’s unprecedented 9-year $10m deal has plenty of things in its favour says Joe and wouldn’t you want him in your team?

AFL Round 6 – Melbourne v Sydney: Familiarity brings comfort

Our Australian of the Year triumphantly returns to a familiar field wearing red and white.