Aussie Rules Football Coach Killed, Son Held For The Stabbing

Phil Walsh, the head coach of the Australian Football League’s Adelaide Crows, was stabbed to death in his home at around 2:00 a.m. Australian time today. Paramedics and police arrived after somebody in the house (likely Walsh’s wife) called Australia’s version of 911, but they were unable to save him. Walsh’s wife… »7/02/15 9:14pm7/02/15 9:14pm


Aussie Rules Football Player Scores Goal, Falls Down In Same Motion

Despite Australian Rules Football being one of our favorite sports here, we don't cover it often because pesky issues like time zones lead to matches being played while most of us are drunk or asleep. That's a shame, because at least two matches a week are aired here live, and they're almost always entertaining. »7/13/13 10:37am7/13/13 10:37am

Australian Football Player Falls To His Death In Las Vegas

John McCarthy, a player for the Australian football club Port Adelaide, fell to his death early Sunday morning in Las Vegas. McCarthy was on an end-of-season trip with the rest of his team when he became separated from the group, according to club officials. Security camera footage shows McCarthy walking into the… »9/11/12 3:00pm9/11/12 3:00pm

What On Earth Is Happening Here? Apparently, A Wild Finish To An Aussie Rules Football Game

I'm not entirely sure what's going here, but I'll be damned if it isn't exciting. It comes to us from down under, where the first-place West Coast Eagles met the lowly Brisbane Lions this weekend in Australian Football League action. With the Lions trailing by three points in the closing moments, the Eagles' Jack… »6/04/12 3:45pm6/04/12 3:45pm