"that they've been cheated out of their proper place in the pantheon of greats because they haven't had to play outside Croke Park". This article was in a national paper, and a blatant fanfare and plea for one side to win. Apart from anything else the level of delusion in it is gobsmacking.
True journalists like Con Houlihan, also a proud Kerryman, would turn in his grave to see what now passes for comment, and expression in media from his part of the world. Loser mentality that must be an insidious drain on the players, and coaches it supposedly supports/promotes.
And then you have the Donaghy "no one likes us, we are in a siege" mentality, which also shows where they have reached. But Geaney is a gem, and fearless. If JOD discovers form, and fitness again, they have two great leaders of real talent in attack. They need one top class midfielder to emerge, and a couple of half-backs, and full-backs