Welcome to the inaugural edition of Fortnightly Focus, a post dedicated to highlighting individual players.
From The Notebook, Round 2: Uncharacteristic Cats, replacing Gawn, and what’s up next
Two rounds in, and my tips are officially a complete nightmare. This week I got, ‘I don’t talk about it anymore’ tips correct.
Round 2, 2023 v Fremantle: Symbolism
It was the corresponding match last year when I first started thinking things were beyond repair.
North Melbourne Player Focus: Round 1 v West Coast
When there’s a North Melbourne win like Saturday's against West Coast, there tends to be plenty left on the cutting room floor.
From The Notebook, Round 1: Power movement, Bulldogs’ Groundhog Day, and Rossball in effect
Round 1 had some surprising results, standout performances, and arguably confirmation the league is indeed trending towards a more offensive-based product.
Round 1, 2023 v West Coast: Plans and communication
Isn’t it funny how two early season wins against West Coast can bring such contrasting reactions?
2023 AFL Team Tiers
While everyone is making ladder predictions, I’m taking the easy way out and grouping teams into tiers.
North Melbourne’s 2023 season checklist
Here are my five things I’m looking for from North Melbourne in 2023, with the usual disclaimer this goes beyond wins and losses.
Predicting over/unders for every AFL team’s 2023 win total
From The Notebook: 2023 Practice Matches
Today’s topics: Fremantle’s marking forwards, Port Adelaide’s disconnect, taking time to learn about Essendon and the improvement of GWS and Adelaide.