I'm not sure if getting management rights to the Phone Dome now would be that beneficial to the AFL. Who then can they blame next time (ie next Winter) when the grass dies again? So far, its always been someone else's fault.
As for SEN - given that the radio broadcast rights in Melbourne are stations who either pay good money (3AW, MMM) or guaranteed nationwide coverage (ABC) then I wonder if such money could be better spent - like ...
New HAWTHORN President, Jeff Kennett, has urged the AFL to prop up poorer clubs with the new TV rights cash bonanza.
Now this gave me a good
. Jeff - now a bleeding heart wet behind the ears socialist with a passion to serve the poor and downtrodden!