The Bombers fought it out to the very end against a resilient Port Melbourne outfit, eventually going down by 12 points.
11:27am May 19, 2013
James Hird says the Bombers played the way they trained this week, tracing Essendon's shock defeat to the Brisbane Lions on Saturday back to a "bad" pre-game session on Thursday.
6:12pm May 18, 2013
For Essendon, it was the game they were expected to win, were expecting to win but, finally, couldn't win.
5:16pm May 18, 2013