Over the final month of the season, I’ll be using each game to look at a separate line of the field. Round 14 was all about the forwards, Round 16 is all about the defenders.
Nothing illustrates North Melbourne's recent change as clearly as one passage of play from the first quarter.
It was an afternoon of experimentation at Etihad Stadium on Sunday.
Whichever way you look at it, today is an absolute must-win for North Melbourne against Gold Coast at Etihad Stadium.