Seriously. Again. It’s actually still a thing that people are talking about. On the ABC’s 7:30 Report last night, Tania Hird slammed the AFL’s treatment of her husband, the Essendon great and currently suspended James Hird, during the course of the year-long ASADA investigation into Essendon’s alleged supplements program in 2012.
With Round One finally in our midst, and the beleaguered Bombers set to take the field for the first time in season 2014 (and in Dustin Fletcher’s record-breaking 379th AFL game, no less) this continual revisiting of a well that’s now about as dry as Lake Eyre threatens to overshadow another season and further weary an already fatigued footballing public.