“Are there harder jobs in the world? Of course there are. I am not for a second comparing my position to anyone else.”
Scott led the Cats to a premiership in 2011 and has taken them to five preliminary finals since including last year’s grand final against Richmond.
He said he had empathy for coaches who took on jobs at clubs facing an even higher degree of difficulty in achieving success than existed at those clubs that were well resourced.
“If you want to achieve really, really great things in life, generally they come with some pain and the people who can endure that and come out the other side at…