Essendon great says Ben Rutten must change

Essendon great Tim Watson has spoken passionately about his former club, saying it’s not too late to turn its season around. The Bombers’ 2022 season needs no introduction, their 2-7 record falling well short of the pre-season expectations placed on the club. Their year appeared as though it couldn’t get much worse, however a 10-goal … Read more

Ex-AFL umpire’s surprising take on dissent rule

Former AFL umpire Dean Margetts believes the interpretation of dissent in the league has gone overboard, stating that he disagrees when 50-metre penalties are paid when players put their arms out. The new rule, aimed to protect umpires at all levels, has drawn plenty of criticism, leading to the league’s GM of Football Brad Scott … Read more

Emphatic Dyson Heppell clearly cares and is hurting

Dyson Heppell fronted up last night as the team he captains faces all manner of criticism. He was emphatic the necessary conversations were being had and the work was being done. He spoke of individual accountability while the collective remained harmonious and united. Above all his appearance on Couch displayed the passion he feels for … Read more