2018 AFL Player Previews: Revisited

How did they fare in 2018? Anna Pavlou revisits the player previews she made at the beginning of the 2018 AFL season to present an assessment of their performances for the year.

Round 20 – St Kilda v Western Bulldogs: It’s a long season when you suck

‘It’s a long season when you suck’ writes Yvette Wroby. Saints fans (and team it seems) are now longing for an end of season lie down with a nice cuppa. The Southern Saints were the highlight of the weekend.

Round 7 – Western Bulldogs v Richmond: Five two and fifth

Les Currie was able to watch the Dogs secure another close win in the comfort of his home. He is glad his partner didn’t disturb him as he is sure the result would have been vastly different if she did.

Round 2 – Western Bulldogs v Sydney (Grand Final Replay): The Fire Builds

The Western Bulldogs had another win in the Grand Final replay against the Sydney Swans. Young Aidan Hammond caught the action at home.

Grand Final Preview: Sal’s predictions, and thoughts about other sports as well.

For all thoughts in football, cricket, rugby, and horseracing, Sal has all the tips for you.

Round 22 – Essendon v Western Bulldogs: Thank You Mr. Cooney

Well done Coons! Alex fondly farewells a well-loved champion.

Round 21 – Western Bulldogs v Collingwood: Bontempelli v Treloar

A Friday night spent watching two young stars go head-to-head.

Round 21 – Western Bulldogs v Collingwood: Bontempelli & Bucks’ Billy Goats

Luke Reynolds seems a bit gruff after another “honourable loss” by Collingwood. There’s no escape.

Round 20 – Western Bulldogs v North Melbourne: The Game That Divides Two Friends MK II: Enter The Bont

Alex gets his revenge as his Dogs defeat friend Ellen’s Roos.

Round 17 – Western Bulldogs v Gold Coast Suns: The Man We Call ‘Pots’

Clay pots firing and the finished product looking good for the Western Bulldogs.

Round 17 Sal’s Preview – A lot of white noise, but we do have Buddy and Cyril!

Round 17 footy tips and Sal has the hot mail on which teams will bring home the points

Round 15 – Sydney Swans v Western Bulldogs: 14 Months On

Alex Docherty gets excited about the “no longer basket cases” Western Bulldogs after their thrilling win against the Swans.

Round 5 – Western Bulldogs v Brisbane: The calm before the storm

How does Alex prepare for a big game of local footy? Watch the Bulldogs roll the Lions of course!

A Certain Infidelity: Bearing All (sic – as you will see)

Federal Member for Gellibrand Tim Watts is confessing an undeniable infidelity – no, not the one that politicians usually confess to. A worse one: his sworn vows to the Brisbane Bears are being pulled apart by the fighting passion of the Doggies.

Round 2 – Fearless Review: Sport is the original reality tv

Fearless’ one-stop-shop summary of round 2. Why there’s no better reality TV going around at the moment than footy.

A Not-so Hare-Brained Idea for an Aussie Rules World Cup (or is it?)

Inspired by the Asian Cup and last year’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil, Peter Zitterschlager throws down the gauntlet and delivers his manifesto for an Australian rules World Cup.