The Curse of the bye

More teams lose the game after the bye than not – but is it as simple as blaming the week’s rest? Cobba Stevens thinks there’s more to it.

AFL Round 14 – Sydney v Carlton: Not exactly a bloodbath

David Williams and his mates are determined to reenact the Swans/Blues “Bloodbath” of 1945. While everyone is game for the pre-match requirement of downing six beers, who will put their hand up to whack the goal umpire?

AFL Round 14 – Sydney v Carlton: Raining Premiers

There was a different kind of flooding in effect at the SCG on Friday night. Sydney and Kurt Tippett’s form made the sodden trip worthwhile for Tom Bally.