Greg Baum Less than 35,000 were at Etihad stadium on Friday to watch Collingwood trounce St Kilda by 86 points, the smallest ever Friday night crowd for a Collingwood game against another Victorian team.
Greg Baum In the early rounds, the contending clubs present their credentials.
Greg Baum Anzac Day brought two of everything. Two processions, from the shrine in the morning, to the other shrine in the afternoon. Each was in its own way reverential.
Greg Baum Lachie Keeffe will play a cornerstone role against Hawthorn in a game that will expose how much of Collingwood's late-season recovery is real.
Greg Baum Collingwood's Travis Cloke takes the lead for the Coleman Medal as his side demolishes West Coast.
Greg Baum Collingwood has many decisions to make about its list and its game plan.
Greg Baum Dayne Beams voluntarily withdrew from last year's grand final because of an injury.
Greg Baum The rewards from playing AFL football make the sacrifices worthwhile, or do they?
Greg Baum Collingwood says its rousing semi-final victory over West Coast last Saturday indicates that it is rising as a sustainable force in the finals series, as Geelong did last year.
Greg Baum The Magpies backman is leaving the game with no regrets.
Greg Baum Essendon captain Jobe Watson out-stays a packed field to win the 2012 Brownlow Medal.
Greg Baum Sydney begins the indigenous round in style, with a 47-point defeat of Collingwood.
Greg Baum The contract for the grand final we had to have is almost complete, but only after an epic escape by Collingwood.
Greg Baum GWS on course to be first club to finish season with more leaders than premiership points.
Greg Baum This was football as VCE. The big test is at the end of the year, but there are interim tests too.
Greg Baum Seventeen years after Collingwood and Essendon drew in what is called the start of the Anzac Day footy tradition, they played themselves to an epic standstill again.
Greg Baum For the whole of the final frantic minute, the Eagles could well have reversed that result.
Greg Baum In many ways, Scott Pendlebury looks what he is, a basketballer playing football.