Is this year's Rising Star crop the most even?

Emma Quayle   10:56 PM There are few more subjective awards than this, perhaps none that are based basically on which player which judge likes.

AFL finals wildcards

Josh Caddy thinks back to 2011 and a Geelong emergency late in the home-and-away season.

Teams that didn't make the grade

10 teams have bowed out for season 2014. Rohan Connolly rates their performances.


Brownlow Medal bolters

Will Brodie A player unfavoured by punters may win the AFL's highest individual honour.


St Kilda's desperate call

Jake Niall Every week, a group of St Kilda officials gather in a window-less room.

Now or never for Lyon's Dockers

Matthew Lloyd Ross Lyon is one of the great modern day coaches of the past 20 years.

AFL school's out for summer

Whenever I think about the AFL, I can't help but liken it to my days at high school.  Think about it.

The fifth quarter: much asked ...

Greg Baum paints a sketch of a typical AFL post-match media conference.

Pressure finds out the faint-hearted

My first finals series almost never happened due to a muscle tweak.

Finals drought set to end for Tiger

Nathan Foley is expected to shed his status as the longest-serving player yet to play finals.

Midfielder came close to quitting

Essendon's David Myers is finally delivering on the package the Bombers paid for seven years ago.

Tex learns how to run again

Taylor Walker is not overstating it when he says his life changed when he did his knee.


McLachlan: a challenging case for our code

Gillon McLachlan tells 3AW that he hopes that the AFL can go into 2015 with "resolution and clarity" following the supplements saga.

Tippett and Franklin 'Buddy' up

Formidable duo Kurt Tippett and Lance Franklin’s combination appears to be clicking just at the right time for the Sydney Swans.

Roos edge Crows in Tassie thriller

North Melbourne left Adelaide’s hopes of securing a finals spot in the balance after a thrilling 7-point victory in Hobart.

Eagles' finals hopes still alive

The West Coast Eagles defeated Melbourne by 66 points at Patersons Stadium on Saturday night.


New faces aplenty in All-Aus squad

Jesse Hogan   10:47 AM 26 of the 40 players shortlisted for this year's All-Australian team are in contention to make the final cut for the first time.


New man has a big job ahead

Tim Lane If, on becoming AFL boss, Gillon McLachlan was not immediately aware of it, the responsibility he now bears should be dawning on him by the day. 

Tiger tale one for the record books

Rohan Connolly Richmond's climb up the ladder from 3-10 has not only created football history, but set the Tigers up for further success, regardless of what happens next week.

How the Tigers started winning

Jake Niall Richmond fans have been, at different stages, mad as hell and mad as hatters.