Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.
Matt Murnane and Caroline Wilson AFL Players Association to seek clarification amid concerns players phones may have been tapped by Australian Crime Commission.
Caroline Wilson The football future of Essendon's favourite son and the man who gave up a comfortable retirement to lead his club back to glory now hangs in the balance.
Caroline Wilson At least seven AFL clubs were named in a confidential briefing to competition chiefs by the Australian Crime Commission as having illicit drug problems.
Caroline Wilson The high-performance program at Essendon Football Club came under the scrutiny of the Australian Crime Commission and was one key element of the damning report released on Thursday.
Caroline Wilson IT IS beyond doubt that Essendon adopted unusual and irresponsible practices in transforming so much of its football program into a body-building laboratory during 2012.
Caroline Wilson AFL players' boss Matt Finnis has declared war on maverick sports scientists as disturbing evidence continued to unfold of unusual chemical practices undertaken last year at Essendon.
Caroline Wilson AFLPA boss Matt Finnis declares war on maverick sports scientists as disturbing evidence continues to unfold of unusual chemical practices undertaken in 2012 at Essendon.
Caroline Wilson Imagine yourself right now as the parent of a young Essendon footballer. Or the parent of a young Melbourne player in 2009. Or maybe your son is called Kurt Tippett.
Caroline Wilson Senior Essendon players demanded assurances from coaching and medical staff before being administered controversial substances at centre of performance-enhancing drug investigation.
Caroline Wilson Richmond's Shane Edwards embroiled in tug-of-war between Tigers and indigenous All-Stars team in the lead-up to Friday's exhibition game in Alice Springs.
Caroline Wilson That the Essendon Football Club and its multimillion-dollar football department and dream team of coaches allowed its team to be hijacked by so-called sports scientists has been a massive issue for...
Caroline Wilson Two AFL club bosses would feel uncomfortable knowing the identity of drug offenders.
Caroline Wilson, Jon Pierik, Scott Spits ADRIAN ANDERSON has resigned from one of the top jobs at the AFL after nine years. In the third executive departure from Andrew Demetriou's team since the end of the season, Anderson's decision to...
Caroline Wilson Adrian Anderson's shock departure comes at a critical time for the AFL.
Caroline Wilson Adrian Anderson has resigned as the AFL’s general manager of football operations after serving a nine-year term.
Caroline Wilson The AFL at times is nothing if not an old boys' club.
Caroline Wilson Collingwood should seriously consider sacking Dane Swan. If it has not already.
Caroline Wilson The AFL clubs appear on a collision course with their players over holiday drug testing, as several club chiefs confirmed they would take on the players union over target testing of suspected illegal...
Caroline Wilson Collingwood president says plenty of ways of raising funds to help struggling teams.
Caroline Wilson A radical restructure of the AFL's revenue will take place in a bid to stem the growing divide between the rich and poor clubs.