Suspended Port Adelaide forward Angus Monfries will continue his career at the club next year.
Emma Quayle joined The Age as a cadet journalist in 1999 and has been covering football since 2001. She has won awards from the Australian Football Media Association and AFL Players Association for her feature writing, and specialised for many years in covering junior football and the AFL draft. Emma's two books - The Draft and Nine Lives (the story of former Essendon wingman Adam Ramanauskas' battle with cancer) - were published in 2008 and 2010.
Collingwood's inaugural coach in the new AFL women's league can envisage a day when every team is overseen by a female head coach.
A meeting with coach Brad Scott in the next few weeks will determine whether Brent Harvey plays on for a 22nd season next year.
Coach says list-stripping leaves him feeling like a rookie, looks to ongoing support from Brisbane Lions' board after win over Essendon.
There was no clear-cut draft prospect for these teams to try and play for. There was no Jacob Weitering Cup, no Lachie Whitfield Shield, no trophy named after Tom Boyd.
Western Bulldog Mitch Wallis has begun the very long journey back from his horribly broken leg, an injury that left him howling in agony and his teammates in tears.
Orazio Fantasia has sought out more responsibility this year, giving his team speed, spark and a reason to believe good things could be coming. He's also been dog-sitting for suspended captain Jobe Watson.
Why Essendon could be better off letting Michael Hibberd leave.
Adelaide and West Coast set to take a closer look at father-son prospects.
In this alternate universe, Port Adelaide sit safely inside the top eight. In this other world Hawthorn would still be scrambling for September, Adelaide would be holding top spot.