North Melbourne champion David King has delivered a scathing attack on Carlton’s defenders after discovering a “staggering” moment during their loss to Melbourne.
The Blues’ season is teetering on the edge of disaster after they suffered a seventh loss in eight games, this time a dour performance against the Demons – which saw them kick fewer than 10 goals for the fourth straight week.
But it was a lack of care and effort from the defensive unit which left King, and St Kilda great Leigh Montagna, most confused.
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Speaking on Fox Footy’s The First Crack, King highlighted the Demons’ third goal of the game early in the first quarter – and the complete lack of response after it from the Blues.
“This is not about system, this is not about…