For a while I’ve been trying to figure out how to create as many impartial, simple-to-understand tools when attempting to analyse an AFL list. Things that you can look at and instantly glean unbiased knowledge from.
Instead of the usual team focus in the Notebook, today's edition will be all about some individual player analysis.
Halfway through FootyMania, there's plenty to take in as we approach the home stretch building towards finals.
This week on From The Notebook: Collingwood using 'the front of stoppages', Fremantle v St Kilda from both teams' perspectives, and explaining Sydney's tactics.
Welcome to what will ideally become a Monday night routine for the remainder of the season.
With the cavalry returning – unleashing Jordan De Goey and Jaidyn Stephenson in the first final is almost unfair – things are rounding into form at just the right time for Collingwood.