Almanac Footy: Grand Final preview – We deserve this

The best two teams of 2021 play on Saturday, for all the marbles. Andrew Starkie previews the Grand Final that we deserve, even if it is held away from the MCG.

Almanac Book Review – A Wink from the Universe: Trust and positives having created Bulldogs fairytales

Yoshi has taken much inspiration from Martin Flanagan’s retelling of the Bulldogs’ 2016 season.

Bulldogs Mecca!

Chance encounters and belonging to a tribe; Paulie Stewart’s story has both.

Round 9 Preview – A Stroke of Fortune

Sal Ciardulli gives his view on some of this weeks issues and also gives a comprehensive preview to each game!

Finals Week 1 – West Coast v Western Bulldogs: “This story is our story”

In this fantastic piece, Kerrie Soraghan reflects on one of the great Bulldogs wins of the last half a century. Superb observations. Brilliant insight. Heartfelt. Whatever your allegiance this piece will lift your spirits.

Round 19 – Geelong v Western Bulldogs: Confessions of a Footy Addict

Neil Anderson has a confession to make. He’s a footy addict. He opens up here about this debilitating condition.

Footy. The game of heartache.

Kerrie, AKA “the Bulldog Tragician”, ruminates on the Dogs’ recent bad fortune.

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!

Round 1- Western Bulldogs v Fremantle: Jail-Break

It’s time for the Western Bulldogs to make their own ‘Jail-Break’ and take the leap from mediocre to elite, says Mortlake’s biggest Bulldogs fan Neil Anderson, from his vantage point at the front row of Etihad Stadium.

AFL Round 20 – Carlton v Western Bulldogs: McCartney lets young pups off the leash

This was one of those days when following his beloved Dogs was pure bliss, for Peter Feehan. It has been 50 years of waiting, hoping, enduring, punctuated by rays of hope such as Saturday.

AFL Round 14 – Melbourne v Western Bulldogs: Trying to repeat the past

Neil Anderson was lucky enough to be there when Footscray exorcised those Demons in the 1954 Grand Final, unfortunately they couldn’t quite do it on the weekend. The past simply couldn’t be repeated.

AFL Round 2 – Western Bulldogs v Fremantle: Freo comes to play (yes, in Melbourne)

Freo are in a good groove, and the dogs are definitely on the up, writes Neil Belford.