A last-second Gary Rohan goal saved Sydney's season on Friday at the expense of a plucky Essendon.
James Buckley writes on AFL for The Sydney Morning Herald
Nick Haynes returns for the Giants against Brisbane this weekend after missing eight weeks with a hamstring injury.
Giants defender Heath Shaw, the AFL's greatest larrikin, will play his 250th game this weekend.
Kurt Tippett has put his hand up for a return to the Swans' seniors after a strong showing in the NEAFL on Saturday.
Injured defender Adam Kennedy has signed a three-year contract extension, keeping him at GWS until 2020.
The Sydney Swans have dished out a 46-point hiding over the Western Bulldogs to breathe new life into their season.
Giants young guns Tim Taranto, Harry Perryman and Will Setterfield have all signed two-year contract extensions to stay at the club until at least 2020.
Nine wins from their last 12 games might just be enough for the Swans to qualify for the finals this year.
Josh Kelly has emerged as one of the AFL's elite players, despite weighing up a huge contract offer from North Melbourne.
The birth of Shane Mumford's first child seems to be extending the influential ruckman's career.