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Recruits Darragh Joyce and Ray Connellan.

Saints punt on luck of the Irish

St Kilda has added two new Irish rookies to its international stable in the club's latest step towards growing its talent base outside of the AFL draft.

That sucks: Matt Suckling is injured again.

Dogs' injury woes worsen

The luckless Western Bulldogs have been dealt further blows ahead of their Friday night blockbuster in Geelong, with defenders Matt Suckling and Matthew Boyd added to a lengthy injury list.

Game highs: Michael Tuck (clockwise from back right), Kevin Bartlett, Brent Harvey and Dustin Fletcher.

Ranking the best of the longest

Just four men out of nearly 12,500 to have played league football have made it past 400 games. So how do you rank the best of the longest?

Leaping Larry.

From the cheap seats

Recently, Fox Footy channel started plugging something called "Pie Night". At first glance, it seemed like it might be a new show with a less formal, more humorous approach, an idea which would have been quite timely how ever many years ago the idea of a dedicated footy channel came up.

Mark Thompson during his Geelong days.

Bomber 'betrayed' by Cats' changing culture

Mark Thompson says he feels "betrayed" by his old club's recruitment of star midfielder Patrick Dangerfield while at the same time winding up the tenure of three flag-winning players in Steve Johnson, James Kelly and Mathew Stokes.

Mark "Jacko" Jackson on Fox Footy's Open Mike.

Mark "Jacko" Jackson spills beans on Rioli punch-up

Former AFL and WAFL bad boy Mark "Jacko" Jackson has spilt the beans on the day ex-Richmond great Maurice Rioli beat the living daylights out of him, as well as delivering a stunning verbal attack on veteran journalist Mike Sheahan.

Richmond captain Trent Cotchin coaches children at a multicultural clinic.

Clubs to get free shot at rookies

Proactive clubs will be given a free shot at a player from their new academy zones this year, in a one-off relaxation of the rookie list rules.

Record-breaker: Brent Harvey of the Kangaroos will play his 427th game this weekend.

Scott reveals secret to Boomer's success

As North Melbourne players trained in guernseys featuring the impending new AFL record games number 427, coach Brad Scott acknowledged Brent Harvey was a player who had often slipped under the guard of opponents such as him.