A question of Jobe for Bombers, Clawless Cats, Demon days a decade on, Blues not bothered.
Saints' win over Roos in final home game of 2017 a tribute to the retiring club great, Nick Riewoldt.
In a year during which Jesse Hogan has battled testicular cancer, suffered the loss of his father to cancer and recovered from a broken collar bone to kick six goals in Melbourne's win over Brisbane on Sunday, the Demons' forward said "it was good fun" to be back on the MCG.
We've been treated to some scintillating football in 2017 - and to finish the season in round 23, every top eight position is up for grabs.
Stars align for Richmond, after a thumping 104-point win over Fremantle leaves them one win away from a top-four finish.
Essendon small forward Josh Green appears to be in trouble with another foot injury.
Sydney is facing a major call on its ruck stocks heading into the finals – but it won't be Kurt Tippett making way.
Star midfielder Josh Kelly has declared Greater Western Sydney's top two showdown with Geelong as the ideal preparation for the September action.
St Kilda defender Jake Carlisle has been reported twice for striking during a quarter-time melee in his side's clash with North Melbourne on Sunday at Etihad Stadium.
A perfect winter afternoon at the MCG became a wretched, nervous experience for Melbourne fans on Sunday.
The Tigers travel west to take on Fremantle at Domain Stadium.
Nick Riewoldt farewells Etihad Stadium and the Saints host North on Sunday afternoon.
The Demons are on the verge of September as they host the Lions at the MCG.
West Coast will know their exact AFL finals equation come the opening bounce in Perth next week.
Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has defended his team and in particular defender James Sicily against suggestions they had lacked discipline in their seven-point loss to Carlton on Saturday night.
For the first time since 2014 – since, well, the proverbial hit the fan – Essendon are back in the eight. And if they're good enough, they should stay there, hosting Fremantle at Etihad next week, although they'll need to stay in front of West Coast on percentage.
Carlton have killed off Hawthorn’s faint finals hopes with a rousing seven-point win at Etihad Stadium on Saturday night..
At the close of this year's inaugural AFLW season, everyone was pretty darn happy with how the eight weeks had unfolded.
That which was once considered football surrealism is now real and very likely.
Nick Riewoldt's first game for St Kilda was Malcolm Blight's last as coach. Before that intersecting match, Blight gathered the team on a clear day at training and pointed up at a midday moon. "Boys," he said, "People have walked on that."
Giants superstar Josh Kelly starred as GWS moved to within half a win of Adelaide by downing West Coast on Saturday.
Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge acknowledged that the reigning premiers' destiny in 2017 was out of their hands after the Dogs conceded the last five goals of the game in a 17-point loss to Port Adelaide in Ballarat on Saturday.
Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley says it's "sad" Heritier Lumumba feels the way he does about his time with the Magpies and has denied hearing the former backman being nicknamed "Chimp" by his teammates.
The night matches see Gold Coast host Essendon at Metricon Stadium and Carlton tackle Hawthorn at Etihad Stadium.
It was the AFL's newest venue, but it was an old-fashioned arm-wrestle. Port Adelaide fighting for a top four spot, the Bulldogs, trying to keep their top eight chances alive.
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says Chris Yarran's descent into drug addiction was a "harrowing" experience for both club and player.
For the Cats, their focus is firmly on September. This win ensured they remain in contention for a top-two finish - and a home final in the first week of September - but this did little to inspire.
Lance Franklin's heroics helped the Swans topple ladder leaders Adelaide in an AFL thriller on Friday night.
Former Geelong premiership star Jimmy Bartel has called for an overhaul of the match review panel, declaring on-field reports should be broken into "football and non-football" incidents.
It's been a long and tumultuous road back to AFL football for Harley Bennell, one that has forced him to confront his "footy mortality" according to a former coach.
Megastar Lance Franklin kicked three goals as Sydney pipped ladder-leaders Adelaide by three points to confirm their status as the hottest team in the AFL.
''Australian football culture is a white culture and nothing taught me that better than the Collingwood Football Club,'' says former Magpie Heritier Lumumba.
Brett Goodes has been at the forefront of the Western Bulldogs push into their new home-away-from-home in Ballarat, and he can't wait for bounce down in the town's first AFL game on Saturday afternoon, between the Son's of the West and Port Adelaide.
"Are you f---ing serious?" demanded Heritier Lumumba of his coach Nathan Buckley. "You are an insensitive f---."
It is touted as the grand final preview, and if recent form is to go by, this should be one of the best games of the season.
Brendon Lade is returning to Port Adelaide after seven years as an assistant coach at AFL rivals Richmond.
The Western Bulldogs won't look back at their painful history of preliminary final losses in the lead up to their Saturday night clash with GWS Giants.
Melbourne great David Schwarz says the potential defection of Jesse Hogan would not be "as catastrophic" now as it would have been last year.
There’s two very contrasting narratives developing heading into the penultimate weekend of the AFL season. And sentimentally, they’re at opposite ends of the spectrum.
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