How this audacious double deal could put the Roos in final contention.
Michael Gleeson is a senior AFL football writer and Fairfax Media's athletics writer. He also covers tennis, cricket and other sports. He won the AFL Players Association Grant Hattam Trophy for excellence in journalism for the second time in 2014 and was a finalist in the 2014 Quill Awards for best sports feature writer. He was also a finalist in the 2014 Australian Sports Commission awards for his work on ‘Boots for Kids’. He is a winner of the AFL Media Association award for best news reporter and a two-time winner of Cricket Victoria’s cricket writer of the year award. Michael has covered multiple Olympics, Commonwealth Games and world championships and 15 seasons of AFL, He has also written seven books - five sports books and two true crime books.
Despite the prickly post-game debate about whether Tom Mitchell hurt Collingwood with his 50 possession game both coaches agreed it was the Magpies captain who was best on ground.
North Melbourne coach fires up over open slather on 'jumper punches' after volatile win over Melbourne.
In a list of things to avoid at all costs, add 'never tip the Dees to beat North'.
Grounded Cats players remembered what it was they loved about the game this week, then brought it all back to basics to find a way to win.
Geelong snapped a three game losing streak to beat the reigning premiers in a thriller.
The star Demon knew he would be OK, but telling his mum about the C-word was another thing.
Melbourne forward Jesse Hogan has been diagnosed with a form of testicular cancer.
St Kilda captain Jarryn Geary said his teammates "probably overstepped the mark" in making vile comments about Blues captain Marc Murphy's wife.
Dockers snatch win with after-the-siren goal in a thriller that both coaches couldn't bear to watch.