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North Melbourne Kangaroos

Roos were never too worried: Brown

Ben Brown and Drew Petrie celebrate on Friday night.

They were enduring a five-game losing streak, but North Melbourne forward Ben Brown says the Roos were never too worried about their form, and always maintained the confidence they could arrest their slump.

Six pointers: Your guide to round 18

Corey Enright takes on Adelaide's Brad Crouch in 2014. He'll equal a Cats games record against the Crows in what's ...

The battle for eighth spot, the blockbuster at Simonds Stadium, Sam Mitchell's 300th game and Justin Leppitsch fighting for his job. Bit going on this round.

The best of Boomer

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 28:  Brent Harvey of the Kangaroos poses during a North Melbourne AFL media session at ...

As North Melbourne champion Brent Harvey equals Michael Tuck’s AFL games record with an amazing 426 senior appearances, we pick his five best games.

Magpies eye July final

Levi Greenwood

Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley has piled the pressure on North Melbourne, declaring Friday night's clash a mini-final as the Magpies try to keep their season alive.

Demetriou plays role in AFL radio rights stoush

Former AFL CEO Andrew Demetriou.

A company chaired by former AFL boss Andrew Demetriou has played a pivotal role in the hotly contested radio rights negotiations which have threatened Triple M's dominance of football broadcasting on the FM band.

Time to harden up, Roos

Hard to take: Andrew Swallow of the Kangaroos looks dejected after the loss to Port Adelaide.

North Melbourne are staring down the barrel of the worst collapse by a team mid-season in football memory. They need to toughen up quick smart.