Andrew Gigacz reviews Nick Richardson's meticulously researched look back at the place of football - and footballers - in the Great War.
From his 1965 book, Captain Blood, Jack Dyer looks back at his days in the Metropolitan Junior League, where every game ended with a fight.
| 18 Mar 2017
Writing for the Record and Emerald Hill and Sandridge Advertiser, Un Jouer a Ballon looked back on the efforts of the Albert Park team at the end of the 1874 Victorian season.
| 21 Mar 2017
The Adelaide Evening Journal's Harry Gent was so impressed by South Adelaide's 1895 premiership win, he was moved to verse.
| 20 Mar 2017
The next AFL team to rack up a total of 51 will mark the 250th recording of the score in V/AFL history. 51 has been registered in different combinations over 120 seasons: 162 times as 7.9, 76 times as 6.15, 10 times as 8.3 and once as 5.21. - Andrew Gigacz
1997 was a season of change at Whitten Oval. With a new name, a new coach and a new home ground, the Bulldogs took all before them as they came within a whisker of the Grand Final.
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The records continue to tumble in the AFLW. Meanwhile, Gigs has uncovered an omen for another long-shot premiership winner in 2017.
Andrew Gigacz | 17 Mar 2017
Peter Rodgers feels the time is right to resurrect the State of Origin format for Australian rules football. Is there a place for the format in the modern era?
Peter Rodgers | 7 Feb 2017
We'd like to announce the winner of Gigsy's Ladder Comp, but, well, you know... Mum's the word!
Andrew Gigacz | 16 Oct 2016
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