1. 2020 Recap

It was a disaster for the Kangaroos in 2020. They were poor throughout the season and relied purely on glimpses to see them through to the end of a dour 2020.

They lost their coach and then cleaned house, no fewer than 13 players bid farewell to Arden Street after a year that clearly exposed some deep problems with the club's trajectory.

AFL Rd 18 - North Melbourne v West Coast
GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA - SEPTEMBER 17: The Kangaroos huddle during the 2020 AFL Round 18 match between the North Melbourne Kangaroos and the West Coast Eagles at Metricon Stadium on September 17, 2020 in Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Michael Willson/AFL Photos via Getty Images)

A big win over Adelaide was a rare highlight as the Kangaroos limped to the finish line and bowed out with a lowly 17th-placed finish.