Dual club champion Scott Thompson is in the frame for Adelaide's AFL season-opener despite not being sighted in pre-season games.
Adelaide onballer Brad Crouch will miss the initial two months of the AFL season because of a broken foot.
It was built up as a showdown, but it was so much about Adelaide giving the "low down" on what we can expect under new coach Phil Walsh this season.
Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley on Saturday hinted at the frustration of the season being two weeks away and not knowing whether Angus Monfries and star recruit Patrick Ryder will be available because of their link with Essendon and the drawn-out ASADA saga.
Richmond captain Trent Cotchin has shrugged off a hamstring complaint to be fit for the Tigers' final practice match against North Melbourne at Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Adelaide veteran Brent Reilly has broken his silence since undergoing emergency surgery to repair his fractured skull five weeks ago.
It took 16 minutes for the people of Geelong to extend Mitch Clark a heartfelt welcome to his new football home, as he made his way to the Simonds Stadium bench for the first time. He'd already kicked three goals, which moved a few in the surprisingly small crowd to do their clapping on their feet.
Adelaide veteran Scott Thompson is in doubt to feature in the Crows’ season opener against North Melbourne at Adelaide Oval on April 5.
Geelong is confident Steve Johnson will have enough time to be match fit for the season-opening blockbuster against Hawthorn despite ruling the mercurial forward out of this week's NAB Challenge clash.
The AFL coaches are negotiating an annual $500,000 deal with Fox Footy that which will see opposing coaches hold joint post-game press conferences.
Prominent sports physician Peter Larkins says Adelaide forward Tom Lynch will likely be spoken to about the way he plays football after his latest head knock.
It was only a practice session, but North Melbourne coach Brad Scott left the seaside town of Port Lincoln a happy man with confirmation his key forward Drew Petrie is no longer a one-man band.
Players going in head-first and suffering head injuries has again become of concern with Adelaide's Tom Lynch suffering further serious concussion during today's NAB Challenge match against North Melbourne in Port Lincoln.
Follow the pre-season action as Adelaide takes on North Melbourne.
Every day since he snatched the Adelaide coaching job with a performance that left the Crows' interview panel speechless, Phil Walsh has learnt something new about himself and the game that he has ferociously devoured for most of his 54 years.
Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley has poured cold water on Adelaide counterpart Phil Walsh’s idea to further reduce the AFL’s interchange cap.
Phil Walsh has become the first current AFL coach to push for a further reduction in interchanges, saying the league failed to make the tough decision at the start of last season when it compromised on 120 rotations a game.
New Adelaide coach Phil Walsh wants one thing from his club's pre-season matches - no injuries.
Adelaide star Rory Sloane has proposed a loyalty scheme for footballers who remain one-club players.
The strong impression picked up after more than an hour with Rory Sloane is that he will end his playing career at the Adelaide Football Club. True, he is evasive regarding his future because some big offers have come his way and as he says football is a business after all.