The final step of North Melbourne’s preseason meant one more chance to collect intel ahead of a winnable season opener.
Tag: NMFC Match Reviews
Round 15 v Adelaide: Theory v Process
A theory can – and often does – sound great on paper.
Round 12 v Gold Coast: Brief glimpses, then more of the same
The afternoon started with so much promise.
Round 11 v St Kilda: Unconventional defending
In recent weeks, posts have usually focused on big-picture takeaways and items to build on in the future. Today’s a little bit different because it’s purely about single-game decisions.
Round 10 v Melbourne: Grading on a curve
Two weeks ago, I delved deep into my worries with North Melbourne's ball movement. Against Melbourne, there appeared to be a few adjustments and the results looked much better to the eye.
Round 9 v Port Adelaide: Spinning the wheel
In the absence of Jy Simpkin, Jason Horne-Francis, and Hugh Greenwood, it was a different looking North Melbourne midfield on Saturday.
Round 8 v Fremantle: Looking back, thinking ahead
As a teenager, I spent plenty of winter Saturday afternoons at Vermont Reserve, watching the Eagles kick goal after goal and notch win after win.
Round 7 v Carlton: Positives, negatives, and impossible judgments
What a difficult game to form a conclusive opinion on.
Round 5 v Western Bulldogs: Groundhog Day
Today’s post is going to focus on a common theme in this matchup, but so rarely do we get two complete opposite quarters to illustrate several key points.
Round 4 v Sydney: Responding
There is a hell of a lot to talk about today, thankfully much more positive than last week.