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Return on investment: Franklin makes Swans flag favourites

Losing in the AFL is somehow at its most tolerable when Lance Franklin is the one wielding the knife. When your team loses through underperforming or through an unfavourable whistle, defeat can be unbearable....

Read 44 minutes ago, The Roar

Indigenous Round continues to help Close the Gap

This week the AFL is in the throes of heavily and appropriately promoting the newly named Sir Doug Nicholls Round, in celebration of our AFL Indigenous champions past and present. The genesis of this round...

Read 1 hour ago, The Roar

Sydney, where the big men fly like swans

When Kurt Tippett arrived in Sydney amid great fanfare and some controversy in 2013, it was as a key forward, having kicked nearly 200 goals in his five seasons with Adelaide. When Lance Franklin also...

Read 1 hour ago, The Roar

Top ten draft prospects in 2016

I am back this year to cover one of the biggest talking points, if not the biggest talking point of the year – the draft. You would expect 2016 to follow the same trend as the last few years, in...

Read 2 hours ago, The Roar

Barrass happy to bide time

Barrass happy to bide time

Young West Coast defender has denied feeling any frustration at being overlooked for selection.

Read 2 hours ago, The West Australian, West Coast Eagles

Cloke staying at Magpies

Cloke staying at Magpies

Embattled forward is adamant he will not walk away from Collingwood as he looks to reignite his career.

Read 2 hours ago, The West Australian, Collingwood Magpies

Walters up for the fight

Walters up for the fight

Fremantle’s Michael Walters has challenged all teammates, including young players, to step up.

Read 2 hours ago, The West Australian

AFL Medical Room: Round 10


Read 5 hours ago, Fantasy Football Nuts, Fantasy

Round 10 2016

Hot take: winning is better than losing 

Read 6 hours ago, Richmond Tiger Talk, Richmond Tigers

Slowly, slowly with Shaw

Sam Shaw is completing a modified training program as he builds towards a return to playing.

Read 6 hours ago, Adelaide Crows, Adelaide Crows

Concussion giving Pies, Dees headaches

COLLINGWOOD is ‘concerned’ about the welfare of two players sidelined with concussions, while Melbourne has indicated that it will be conservative.

Read 6 hours ago, Fox Sports, Collingwood Magpies, Melbourne Demons

Hardwick’s massive call about his Tigers

RICHMOND coach Damien Hardwick has declared his current playing list the best he’s had at his disposal in seven years at the helm.

Read 6 hours ago, Herald Sun, Richmond Tigers

King, Maclure whack immature, selfish Cloke

DAVID King labelled Travis Cloke “immature” and suggested he might have cost himself another couple of weeks in the VFL for airing his dirty laundry in public.

Read 7 hours ago, Fox Sports

Ryno’s Round 10 Captains


Read 7 hours ago, Fantasy Football Nuts, Fantasy

Pies still paying for Shaw

COLLINGWOOD is paying $70,000 a season for the privilege of watching Heath Shaw become the game’s best defender.

Read 7 hours ago, Herald Sun, Collingwood Magpies

‘Frustrated’ Riewoldt sorry for outburst

ST Kilda captain Nick Riewoldt has apologised to a female club official for an on-field outburst over a request for selfies with fans after Sunday night’s win against Essendon.

Read 8 hours ago, Herald Sun, St Kilda Saints

What pose for KB’s statue?

DEBATE is set to rage about what pose Kevin Bartlett’s statue should have outside the MCG. VOTE AND HAVE YOUR SAY

Read 8 hours ago, Herald Sun, Richmond Tigers

The 2016 AFL Lines – Round 10

The 2016 AFL Lines – Round 10

The boys preview Round 10 as Cliff steps back into having a few bets (about freakin’ time) and Greg continues to extend his lead in the head-to-head duel. If...

Read 8 hours ago, Making the Nut

Swans must stand up against Roos

PREMIERSHIPS might not be won in May, but the Swans know they can easily be lost by not standing up against the big teams in mid-year games that matter.

Read 8 hours ago, Herald Sun

AFL Indigenous Round: Art row over Western Bulldogs jumper

The Aboriginal artists who designed the Western Bulldogs indigenous jumper say they have been exploited by the AFL and have refused to sign a licensing contract with the league.

Read 8 hours ago, The Age, Western Bulldogs