Brisbane Lions

Brisbane's “back-office error” that “could drastically affect” their premiership hopes

Brisbane may have had an incredibly busy and fruitful trade period, but David King believes they made a huge mistake not pursuing Liam Jones. The Lions, who will be without key defender Marcus Adams after ongoing concussion systems saw him placed on the inactive list, feel a key defender short going...

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2 days ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Cats’ ‘impossible’ Danger dilemma; Lions ‘can’t’ keep star after sledge: AFL captaincy state of play

There’s a new crop of leaders to be unveiled in the AFL off the back of the retirements of Joel Selwood and Ben McEvoy.

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2 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Geelong Cats

‘Don’t fully believe him’: Ex-Dogs star’s reason for exit questioned after Brisbane training claim

Questions have been asked over Josh Dunkley’s exit from the Western Bulldogs despite the now-Brisbane midfielder saying he has “no problems at all with the club”.

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3 days ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions, Western Bulldogs

“The world is his oyster”: Brisbane footy boss blown away by Ashcroft’s pre-season form

Brisbane Lions GM of football Danny Daly isn’t limiting his expectations for Will Ashcroft’s debut season. Ashcroft came into the 2022 National Draft as the consensus top prospect and was claimed early on by the Lions as a father-son selection. After seeing the 18-year-old get some run throughout pre-season...

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3 days ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Zorko names his “next in line” for Brisbane leadership as captaincy race heats up

Dayne Zorko is no certainty to hold onto the Brisbane captaincy heading into 2023. Zorko, who will turn 34 next month, has led the Lions for five years in a successful tenure that has seen the club play finals for the last four seasons. Despite being one of the league’s longest-serving skippers after...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

“He carries a hefty load”: Does Brisbane defender Harris Andrews receive too much criticism?

Does Brisbane defender Harris Andrews receive too much criticism? After making back to back All-Australian teams in 2019 and 2020, the 26-year-old has come under fire for what has appeared to be lesser form in the last 24 months. Josh Jenkins believes Andrews carries a heavy load in the Lions backline,...

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1 week ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions

Brisbane AFL Fantasy preview 2023 – Ep. 560

The inclusion of Josh Dunkley is huge for the Lions and Fantasy coaches. It most likely pushed Hugh McCluggage to the wing and keeps Jarryd Lyons on the outer. Will Ashcroft looks a lock as does finals bolter Darcy Wilmot. Roy leaves Dayne Zorko fans excited after a squirt from sauces on his pre-season. Click...

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1 week ago, Dreamteam Talk, Fantasy, Brisbane Lions

MAILBAG | What Will Be The Lions Share with DR

On this week’s Mailbag, Damo and Clarky is joined by YouTuber DR from channel SuperCoach with DR. They talk about what would make Jacob Hopper a success, they rank the 600k defenders, they discuss the ruck situation at Melbourne and the viability of Darcy Cameron, and much, much more including...

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2 weeks ago, Jock Reynolds, Fantasy, Brisbane Lions

Defence on Dunkley’s mind in Lions move

Fresh recruit Josh Dunkley he can “bring a little bit of defensive stuff” to a team accused of not being able to defend once they lost possession, particularly in the midfield.

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2 weeks ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions

Dunkley: Lions can cover absence of Adams

Star Lions recruit Josh Dunkley is adamant Brisbane can overcome the loss of powerful defender Marcus Adams to contend for this year’s AFL premiership.

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2 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

Concussion likely to rule out Brisbane Lions’ Marcus Adams for season

Brisbane defender Marcus Adams is set to miss the 2023 season with a serious concussion that has prompted the Lions to move him to their inactive list and thrown his AFL future into question. Adams last played in the round 21 defeat of Carlton, when he was subbed off with a rib injury. In the days that...

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2 weeks ago, The New Daily, Brisbane Lions

Unlucky Saint to miss start of season as Lions place defender on inactive list

St Kilda forward Jack Hayes will miss the start of the season after injuring his foot, reports AFL Media’s Josh Gabelich. Hayes went down at training at Moorabbin on Monday with scans revealing a cracked metatarsal in his left foot. With the injury typically taking up to 10 weeks to recover from, Hayes...

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2 weeks ago, SEN, Brisbane Lions, St Kilda Saints

Zac Bailey extends with Lions till 2026

AFL: Lions star Zac Bailey isn't going to be leaving Brisbane anytime soon, after extending his contract till 2026.

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3 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

Bailey extends time in Lions’ den

Star Brisbane forward Zac Bailey is targeting a premiership after extending his stay at the Lions by a further two years.

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3 weeks ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

2023 Best 23s: More new guns than they know what to do with, how do the Lions fit everyone in?

Happy New Year, everybody! The countdown to Round 1, 2023 officially starts now – so throughout January, I’ll be looking at all 18 AFL clubs and doing my best to put together an optimum team for the new year. I’ll take injuries and suspensions into account, but this won’t...

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1 month ago, The Roar, Brisbane Lions

‘Taller, fitter, faster’: Tiger dynasty would smash Brisbane greats

Comedian Mick Molloy described it as one of the great pub arguments.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions, Richmond Tigers

Heat on new Lions star after off-season move

THE heat is on Josh Dunkley in more ways than one as he adjusts to life at the Brisbane Lions following his off-season move from the Western Bulldogs.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

AFL releases 2023 fixture, with Blues, Cats, Lions to enjoy prime time

Carlton, Geelong and Brisbane will dominate Thursday and Friday night prime time in the opening 15 rounds of the season, while bye rounds have been revamped.

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1 month ago, The Age, Brisbane Lions, Carlton Blues, Geelong Cats

‘They’ve jumped the gun’: Lions cop criticism for ‘polarising’ star’s massive deal

Brisbane has “jumped the gun” re-signing key forward Eric Hipwood on a massive six-year deal, tying him to the club until the end of 2029.

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1 month ago, Fox Sports, Brisbane Lions

Hipwood signs monster 6-year deal with Lions

AFL: Eric Hipwood is likely to remain a Lion for life after signing a massive six-year deal with Brisbane.

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1 month ago, Herald Sun, Brisbane Lions

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