AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 23 – All-Australian Edition

In the final edition of the Power Rankings for 2011, I’m grading the season of each club plus picking their All-Australian contenders (a bit hard in some cases!). I have put together my All-Australian Team for this season – a difficult process at the best of times – so don’t be too tough on me […]

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 20 – Balance of trades

In this week’s Power Rankings, I’ve decided to look closely at the “wheeling & dealing” of Trade week (one of my favourite weeks on the footy calendar!). Specifically, what player has been the best pick-up by your club?  I’m focusing on Season 2000 up to present day, as anything prior is essentially irrelevant to the […]

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 18

Following the excitement of last week’s hypothetical “Equalisation Draft”, we’re back to a more traditional format this round – with a look at the most recent form of the AFL’s finals contenders.  Plus, more random statistics than even Bruce McAvaney would know what to do with!  So let’s get straig   . Collingwood 1 <NO CHANGE> . A business-like performance, but would Mick Malthouse be happy with the Pies being unable to out-score the Suns in the second half? I'd think not, but they still managed a 54-point win against the new boys. The Pies are travelling very well, on top of the ladder. […]

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 17 – Switcheroo!

What would happen if the AFL, in a once-off ”Equalisation Draft”, allowed each club to acquire the services of another player in the competition? In a mouth-watering (yet cruel) exercise, this week I’ve taken the liberty of drafting a player to every AFL club – from a rival team – to help bolster their stocks. Who would you choose for your club?

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 15 – Higher lower or lower higher

How does your club fare against the teams placed higher on the ladder?  What about versus the teams below them?

This week in addition to the usual Power Rankings, I’m taking a good look at each clubs performances against the best and the worst in the AFL.

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 14 – The Run Home

Bit of a change this week, as I’ll be pouring over the playing list of each club to identify the players that I expect to be the most important to each team over the next 5 years. Who is your clubs “go to” player going forward? Read on to find out.

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 13

Power rankings by Luke for Round 12, 2011.

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 12

Power rankings by Luke for Round 12, 2011.

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 11

Bit of a change this week, as I’ll be pouring over the playing list of each club to identify the players that I expect to be the most important to each team over the next 5 years. Who is your clubs “go to” player going forward? Read on to find out.

AFL 2011 Power Rankings – Round 10 – Dog day leads to Drop

Bulldogs had a bad day against the Hawks. This saw them drop this week but how far? Answer is below.