A reunion for Padthaway and a top-of-the-table clash are KNTFL highlights this weekend.
The Bulldogs were harder, smarter and had much more to play for.
It was only in the final term that Essendon managed to crack the nut open.
They held their nerve for the best part of 20 agonising goalless minutes.
Hawthorn helped coach Alastair Clarkson celebrate his record 300th game at the club with a 52-point win over ...