6-0 for the first time since 1965, comfortable wins over last year’s premiers and runner up, a defensive setup humming in all areas and genuine belief coursing through the playing group.
With two Marsh Series clashes and one scratch match in the books, it’s time to take stock and look ahead to North Melbourne’s season opener against St Kilda at Marvel Stadium on March 21.
Some background to explain why the process and ball movement against the Power was so surprising...
The last three weeks has reignited a couple of questions I've been pondering for some time.
When was the last time North Melbourne won one of those games?
Do we reassess what 2018 could bring?