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Essendon ruckman Patrick Ryder is facing a three-match AFL ban for a high bump on Fremantle's Luke McPharlin. Fellow Bomber Nic Kommer faces a two-game suspension, for rough conduct against former Essendon player Kepler Bradley. And Greater Western
It is a rare move for the Bombers, who have played two of Hille, Bellchambers or fellow ruckman Patrick Ryder in every previous game this season...Hille's dumping was one of five changes from the side belted by Hawthorn last round, with Brent Stanton
David Hille, Patrick Ryder and Tom Bellchambers to try to exploit St Kilda's depleted backline tomorrow night. Coach James Hird said today the frustrating stop-start fixture for the VFL team counted against Bellchambers, named as an emergency this
Story continues below "My contract has been sorted and I am happy to be a Bomber for another four years," Ryder said last night. "I love this place and everyone that's involved in this footy club. I've also got great mates here and coaches I really
The Giants had more scoring shots than the Bombers at the major break but only two goals to show for it. Remarkably GWS had registered nine behinds before their first goal in the 19th minute of the second quarter when Dylan Shiel sprinted into the
The versatile ruck-forward missed last weekend's upset win over Sydney with a calf injury and he did running drills on Tuesday morning away from the main training session. Coach Damien Hardwick said Bombers ruckman Tom Bellchambers was showing close
Bomber coach James Hird didn't waste any time on Saturday pointing out that while he doesn't have injured trio David Hille, Nathan Lovett-Murray or David Myers at his disposal this week, he does have Heath Hocking, Cale Hooker and Tom Bellchambers.
Adelaide and Essendon have set up what is likely to become a shootout after being locked at 5.2 apiece at quarter time at Etihad Stadium in front of an estimated 34,000 people. Kane Cornes has been prolific and has already picked up 11 possessions
Story continues below The three played in the same lineup nine times last year, with the Bombers losing six of those matches. Their record was much better when they had a traditional two-ruckmen set-up, with eight wins, one draw and five losses.
Story continues below Essendon responded, with Ryder (four goals) kicking two majors either side of setting Watson up for his second goal of the night, which put the home side back in front. The captain's crucial goal, kicked while he was fighting