An unintentional side effect of success is how it shifts expectations. Sometimes they’re right to be shifted. Other times...
What an unbelievable game of football.
It was an afternoon of experimentation at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.
Everyone who entered Etihad Stadium on Sunday knew how Essendon was going to attempt to play.
When was the last time North Melbourne won one of those games?
If you ever wondered how opposition sides feel when they come down to play in Hobart, Saturday provided plenty of insight.
12.9 was North’s highest first half score since 13.5 in Round 2, 2015; coincidentally also against Brisbane at Etihad Stadium.
Let’s take a trip to Imaginationland for a moment. Picture the following happening in a North Melbourne game...
Do we reassess what 2018 could bring?
There may be medium and long-term questions still to be resolved around the list structure, but today we focus on an undeniable truth through eight rounds of 2018: