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Michael Cowley

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Luke Hodge is an AFL great

Luke Hodge is an AFL great

29 Sep 2014

Wow, where to start? Firstly, credit to the victors. Just seven days earlier, I made it fairly clear I thought the Swans would not only win the AFL premiership, but do it with reasonable ease.

Enough about Buddy: Kennedy and McGlynn to lead Swans to premiership triumph

Enough about Buddy: Kennedy and McGlynn to lead Swans to premiership triumph

22 Sep 2014

I’m not for one moment suggesting the impact of Lance ‘Call me Buddy’ Franklin should be seen for anything other than what it is – match-winning.

The sound of Fremantle’s premiership window closing

The sound of Fremantle's premiership window closing

15 Sep 2014

If you listened closely at Patersons Stadium late on Saturday night, you could almost hear it.

2014 AFL Finals: History and form suggest a Sydney versus Hawks final

2014 AFL Finals: History and form suggest a Sydney versus Hawks final

8 Sep 2014

Members, supporters and even casual fans of the four clubs playing next weekend would all have justified reason to believe their team can win and advance to a grand final qualifier the following week.

Tigers make the eight, but have they played their grand final?

Tigers make the eight, but have they played their grand final?

1 Sep 2014

My face wasn’t exactly covered in egg after the weekend footy results, but there was a certain amount of yellow and white, courtesy of the yellow and black.

Cats are top-four quality, but can’t win the flag

Cats are top-four quality, but can't win the flag

25 Aug 2014

It was the second weekend in July when Port Adelaide slid out of the top four, and Geelong crept in. From that moment on, it was merely a case of the best four teams in the competition jockeying for starting finals positions.