Round 19 – Essendon v Sydney: No Magic Wand

Joe Moore weaves a tale of footy, friendship and other wizardly things, even though his Swans have a tough night in Melbourne.

Round 19 Preview: A Giant Dilemma

Sal gets himself ready for today’s Almanac lunch in Hobart (sponsored by Intuit Technologies) with a look at Round 19 in the AFL.

Round 19 – Haiku Bob – in two minds

Haiku Bob finds some late winter sun as his Magpies eke out a hard fought win.

AFL Round 19 – Hawthorn v Western Bulldogs: Aurora W(h)ine

Rod Adam celebrated a milestone with a tasting of some excellent vintages from both Hawks and Bulldogs vinters. His Dogs may have need to lay down in the last quarter, but with maturity promise a fuller-bodied future.

AFL Round 19 – Melbourne v Brisbane: Futures So Bright I Gotta Wear Shades

Qldpies35 rejoices in his Lions Cubs win over the Demons. Did Paul Roos pick the wrong list, or was Leppa a better choice anyway?

AFL Round 19 – Adelaide Crows v West Coast Eagles: Flake and Hot Chips

Peter Baulderstone finds evidence to support his faith in Adam Simpson as the man to transform his Eagles. The Crows need deafeners, concussion plates, block winkers and a change of stables.

AFL Round 19 – Gold Coast v St Kilda: Good News Saints – Our position on the bottom of the ladder is secure!

After the unexpected win over Fremantle, Yvette Wroby returns to her usual task of making lemonade from lemons with her Saints. The good news is that the top draft pick is now assured.

AFL Round 19 – Review: The View from Shepparton

Peter Schumacher is not one for hyperbole, so there must be some truth his claim that Sunday’s Showdown was one of the greatest matches in AFL history.

AFL Round 19 – Review: The Wrap

Have you ever thought about the profile of the Footy Fan? The Wrapster has. Take those Sleepy Hollow Faithful – please! (Boom Tish.)

AFL Round 19 – Preview: North’s Grand Final?

John Harms thinks the brothers’ clash will be tight.

Rd19 2012 FEARLESS: and the gold goes to that tubby guy from the iselect ads!

The Olympics and the footy – toss a coin in the air…it doesn’t really matter. It’s just a great time to be in couch potato heaven with your remote control in hand. Watching my eldest son learn about countries and events/sports that he’d never heard of prior to the opening ceremony. It’s great stuff….even have [Read more]

The Wrap Round XIX – where life imitates football

And what a round it’s been in Footy Eddie.  On Friday night The Hawks & The Cats turned on yet another one for the ages.  In years to come, when space travellers from a Galaxy Far Far Away discover our burnt and smoldering Planet and sift through the time capsules we’ve left behind portraying the [Read more]

The Pre-Wap – Round IXX

THE PRE WRAP – ROUND IXX FOR THE PHILOSOPHICAL MARNGROOK FAN And what a week it’s been in Footy Eddie.  If the unravelling of the Australian swimming team doesn’t spoil the Ayatollah’s sojourn in the Olympic City, what’s going down at Harrison House certainly should.  The worst kept secret in the History of The Game [Read more]