Some background to explain why the process and ball movement against the Power was so surprising...
Friday night wins are always fun. It just sets up the entire weekend perfectly.
Let’s get this one out of the way first: This post will be an umpiring free zone.
Well … that was definitely a game. A really, really frustrating game.
Nothing illustrates North Melbourne's recent change as clearly as one passage of play from the first quarter.
While most of the fanfare from North fans about the appointment will surround ‘bringing a North person back’, I’m most enthused about the move for a simple reason: Rawlings’ track record.
There are so many areas to highlight, but perhaps the best way to start is with a quote from Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley.
North Melbourne’s noteworthy experiment lasted about two and a half quarters against GWS on Sunday at Blundstone Arena.
There was an element of the unknown walking into Marvel Stadium on Friday night.
10 years. 211 matches. Four finals series. Two preliminary finals. The Brad Scott era at North Melbourne has ended to a decidedly mixed reaction.