Simon White wears many hats at WAtoday, among them occasional (and often random) writing.
Simon White Fremantle assistant coach and former star West Coast full-forward Peter Sumich has reportedly pulled out of the race to be the Western Bulldogs' senior coach.
Simon White I'm not a Carlton fan and I've never wanted to have its former captain sitting on my desk, which is why it's kind of weird that I clicked on a link entitled "buy a Chris Judd bobble-head" at the...
Simon White Early next month, Perth's Robert Nguyen will submit a 50-page thesis on a pretty quirky subject - a statistical model to predict the winner of the AFL's Brownlow Medal.
Simon White If Boomer hadn't been eligible to play on Friday night, it would really have been a product of his own stupidity. Not the fault of the MRP nor Joel Selwood's propensity for bleeding.
Simon White Spring is in the air. And without stats or the assistance of a shortlist, we're selecting our All-Australian sides.
Simon White I didn't think Fremantle coach Ross Lyon was being particularly controversial last week when he spoke about a "shift in the way the game was being umpired".
Simon White Fremantle isn't going as well as it was last year, right? Wrong, sort of. But how many cracks can Ross Lyon paper over and still have a genuine premiership contender.
Simon White Two West Coast Eagles fan who engaged in a passionate tete-a-tete with Richmond's Tyrone Vickery on Friday night say they did not overstep the mark and say they would not hesitate to repeat their...
Simon White I don't want to dwell too long on what penalty Tyrone Vickery should be given on Monday afternoon for his hit on Dean Cox on the weekend.
Simon White The AFL dream of exciting Kimberley product Waylen Manson remains alive, after he made the 12-person cut for Foxtel's new football talent show The Recruit.
Simon White Hayden Ballantyne is proving you can polish the proverbial but getting people to come around to his talents might be a tougher ask.
Simon White No player in recent memory did more for ockerism or had a hairline that started closer to his eyebrows than Jonathan Brown.
Simon White There's a certain level of irony that John Worsfold has been panned this week for flagging one potential football rule change, while another seemingly unchangeable rule continues to keep him out of...
Simon White There’s a certain irony to the fact Fremantle captain Matthew Pavlich will play at home when he becomes the first WA-based player to reach 300 games against Geelong on Saturday night.
Simon White One day, someone isn’t going to get up. Every time I see a player cop a knock to the head and lay motionless on the turf for any extended period, it’s the first thought that pops into my...
Simon White A strange career only gets slightly stranger with 10 goals in front of an adoring Rockingham crowd.
Simon White On Sunday in Perth, a little more than 11,000 fans witnessed a slightly saddening spectacle, in which a once great entertainer went through the motions, desperately trying to please and excite a ...
Simon White Fremantle utility Adam McPhee has announced his immediate retirement from the AFL, while former Collingwood forward Jack Anthony will also depart the club after two disappointing seasons for the...
Simon White Confession time: I've never been much of a Justin Langer fan.