Adelaide’s last game at Adelaide Oval was June 4th. That’s two days short of a full month between home games. Can you imagine what would happen if they made Richmond wait that long for a game at the MCG?
Adelaide will take on AFL cellar dwellers North Melbourne this Sunday in Hobart. The game looms as a huge test for Adelaide, as much psychologically as anything else.
It’s time to see what the players who’ve languished on the list with limited or no opportunity – even in a rebuilding side – can do at AFL level.
Insisting that a player has an obligation to concede possession of the ball to another player if contesting that ball could create head-high contact fundamentally changes the DNA of Australian Rules football.
Kane Cornes has once again made a fool of himself this week, suggesting that Ben Keays gave Adelaide teammate Taylor Walker a lesson in how to answer questions in the media.
Adelaide must now find out what they have in their 2-4 year players by prioritising their selection over first year players.
Would Jason Horne really be the premiership bearing saviour Crows fans think he is? Our writers are doubtful.
Don Pyke doesn’t have the qualities necessary to lead a team to a premiership.