Don’t Quit the Under 16s: An open letter to Webby

Michael Nichols makes an impassioned plea to a talented youngster to keep playing the game. There’s too much at stake to walk away early.

AFLW Round 1 – Richmond v Brisbane: Normal Service Resumed

Michael Nichols reports on the AFLW Round 1 match between Richmond and Brisbane that saw an easy win to the Lions.

Almanac Footy and Music: McLennan and Riewoldt: Stars or Role Players?

Michael Nichols explores the interplay of footy and music through the lens of Richmond’s role player Jack Riewoldt and The Go-Betweens’ composer/performer Grant McLennan.

AFLW Round 4 – Richmond v Geelong: Elle Dorado

Michael Nichols reports on the AFLW Round 4 clash Geelong v Richmond from the Queen Elizabeth Oval in Bendigo.

Round 21 – Richmond v Carlton: How to deal with nostalgia going forwards

Michael Nichols finds a wistful tone thinking of things past, while watching Richmond push forward – as the Blues continue to swim in quicksand. [Delightful writing – JTH]

Round 6 – Richmond v Melbourne: How Good is Stacky

Michael Nichols discusses the Round Six game that promised so much pre-season, Richmond v Melbourne.