Greg Baum It should have gone straight. If it had, it would have led to honour and glory and an inviolable place in St Kilda legend and the history of the game. But it didn't.
Greg Baum Many moan that hands-free marking denies the game the spectacle of a show of strength. But should it not firstly be a test of skill?
Greg Baum As sensibilities change, so too are the crunching nature of our games.
Greg Baum It was too hot for kicking footballs but not nearly too hot for a show of staunch football faith.
Greg Baum The Magpies backman is leaving the game with no regrets.
Greg Baum The first VFL match at the MCG was played on May 15, 1897.