Tim Lane On this winter Sunday, the teams of Melbourne’s east and west meet in the southern-most state.
Tim Lane Of all the clubs that might provide a light on the hill for football's Victorian battlers, the Western Bulldogs have long appeared the least likely.
Tim Lane As David Parkin tells it, when John Elliott interviewed him about a return to the Carlton coaching job in late-1990, an appraisal of the playing list was sought.
Tim Lane With the star goal-kickers having their style ever-more cramped by the modern game, a new football discussion has begun. How would the goal-kicking giants of the past have coped in the current era?
Tim Lane Apart from the late Major General Alan Stretton, who played 16 games for St Kilda and later oversaw the post-Cyclone Tracy evacuation of Darwin, Adam Goodes is the first VFL/AFL footballer to be...
Tim Lane Public confidence in the match review panel is at an all-time low.
Tim Lane Forty years on, AFL players are reaping the rewards of their union's struggle for a better deal.
Tim Lane The brown-and-gold force has now struck back decisively: two premierships in six years.
Tim Lane Like Bogart in Casablanca, football dreams don't always have happy endings in a tough world.
Tim Lane Two of the Apple Isle's finest had contrasting fortunes in the big time.