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A Yank on the Footy

An American's look at the game of Australian Rules Football,
the greatest game on the planet.

Recent Episodes

#222 - A Yank on the Footy - Most Memorable game w/ Jackson Miller - The 2010 Grand Final

Jan. 25, 2023

Episode 222 - Most Memorable game w/ Jackson Miller - The 2010 Grand Final In this episode, I chat with Jackson Miller about the 2010 Grand Final   New podcast website Have a sticker for your local footy club that you want t…

#221 - A Yank on the Footy - Most Memorable game w/ Max Ford, 2013 N. Melbourne and West Coast

Jan. 18, 2023

Episode 221 - Most Memorable game w/ Max Ford, 2013 N. Melbourne and West Coast In this episode, I chat with Max Ford about his most memorable game. 2013, Rd. 8, Eagles and Kangaroos   New podcast website Have a sticker for …

#220 - A Yank on the Footy - Most Memorable game w/ Donnie Hess, 2012 Grand Final

Jan. 11, 2023

Episode 220 - Most Memorable game w/ Donnie Hess, 2012 Grand Final  In this episode, I chat with Donnie Hess about the 2012 Swans/Hawks Grand Final New podcast website Have a sticker for your local footy club that you want t…

#219 - A Yank on the Footy - Most Memorable game w/ Drew Denholm, 1995 ANZAC Day

Jan. 6, 2023

Episode 219 - Most Memorable game with Drew Denholm, 1995 ANZAC Day Game  In this episode, I chat with Drew Denholm about the 1995 ANZAC Day Game New podcast website Have a sticker for your local footy club that you want to …

#218 - A Yank on the Footy - The Third Anniversary Show!

Dec. 29, 2022

Episode 218 - The Third Anniversary Show!  In this episode, I celebrate the 3rd anniversary of A Yank on the Footy New podcast website Have a sticker for your local footy club that you want to share?  My mailing address is: …

#217 - A Yank on the Footy - Vale Barry Round/Most memorable game with Peter Lausch

Dec. 24, 2022

Episode 217 - Vale Barry Round/Most memorable game with Peter Lausch   In this episode, I chat with Peter Lausch about his most memorable game, and pay tribute to Barry Round   New podcast website Have a sticker for your loc…

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Hello everyone, I wanted to take a moment and share a snippet from a recent episode of the podcast.  While the podcast is most certainly focused on…

About the Host

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Craig Wessels

Host

In 2017, I fell in love with Australian Rules Football. I've been a baseball fan here in the US for over a half century, and footy has supplanted my summer (winter) sports viewing. Footy is, in my opinion, the most dynamic, complete and three-dimensional game on the planet. If you're just discovering the game, I invite you to check out my podcast.