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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

#207 - A Yank on the Footy - Grand Final preview with Myk Aussie and Chris Freeman

Sept. 23, 2022

Episode 207 - A Yank on the Footy - Grand Final Preview with Myk Aussie and Chris Freeman In this episode, I sit down with Myk Aussie and Chris Freeman to talk about the Cats/Swans Grand Final New podcast website If you want…

#206 - A Yank on the Footy - Why the Cats will win the Grand Final, with Bill Robert

Sept. 22, 2022

Episode 206 - A Yank on the Footy - Cats supporter Bill Robert tells us why the Cats will win the Grand Final   In this episode, I sit down with Bill Robert from Stateside Footy, and he tells us why the Cats will win the Gra…

#205 - A Yank on the Footy - Why the Swans will win the Grand Final, with Donnie Hess

Sept. 22, 2022

Episode 205 - A Yank on the Footy - Swans supporter Donnie Hess tells us why the Swans will win the Grand Final   In this episode, I sit down with Donnie Hess from Donnie’s Disposals, and he tells us why the Swans will win t…

#204 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Bevan Jones of Legends with Bevo

Sept. 21, 2022

Episode 204 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Bevan Jones of Legends with Bevo   In this episode, I discuss Port Adelaide’s season and the Grand Final with Bevan Jones of the Legends with Bevo podcast. New podcast website …

#203 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Tony Davis, son of Melbourne premiership player, Frank Davis

Sept. 21, 2022

Episode 203 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Tony Davis, son of Melbourne premiership player, Frank Davis   In this episode, I discuss Melbourne’s season and the Grand Final with Tony Davis, one of the founders of the Min…

#202 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Harper Pestinger of The Footy Dictionary

Sept. 21, 2022

Episode 202 - A Yank on the Footy - A chat with Harper Pestinger of The Footy Dictionary In this episode, I discuss Essendon’s season and the Grand Final with Harper Pestinger of “The Footy Dictionary” New podcast website If…

Recent Blog Posts

AFL Footy Australian Rules Football

    I'm jotting down my thoughts a few hours after the Tribunal changed their minds, and have set aside the 2 game ban for Patrick Cripps bump …

Helping to make an 80th birthday memorable

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…

Rule change for Brownlow Medal Australian Rules Football

Brownlow Medal Australian Rules Football Tribunal

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.