Round 17- Carlton v Hawthorn: Hiatus Interruptus

Like The People’s Elbow earlier in the week, John Butler wonders if the powerbrokers at Princes Park truly understand the enormity of the task ahead of the club in the post-Pagan, Ratten and Malthouse tenures at Carlton.

Round 15 – Richmond v Carlton: Tigers ascendant; Blues concede.

On a cold Melbourne night, perched high atop the Southern Stand, Carlton stalwart Peter Fuller learns the truism of a time-honoured Coodabeens maxim.

Round 12 – Carlton v Port Adelaide: Second efforts, team consciousness and and zest for the contest

Like the People’s Elbow and Barb Smith, it’s not so much the win against Port for Peter Fuller, but that the spirit, heart and grunt appears to be back for the John Barker-led Blues.