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Adam Cooper A VFL player has had his suspension for taking a banned performance-enhancing drug found in a supplement increased from nine months to two years.
Ashley Porter, Adelaide, and Adam Cooper Adelaide coach Brenton Sanderson asks Crows fans to show the opposition respect.
Matt Murnane and Adam Cooper Essendon can be thankful all its troops will be on call for opening night battle against Adelaide.
Adam Cooper Essendon is set to use midfielder David Zaharakis in a limited capacity against Adelaide at AAMI Stadium on Friday night, while key-position player Michael Hurley has proved his fitness and has been...
Matt Murnane and Adam Cooper Collingwood coach concedes many of his players have been guilty of trying to win premierships on talent alone in the past few years.
Adam Cooper Two relative unknowns, Dylan Van Unen and Nick Kommer, could be vying for selection for round one.
Adam Cooper Travis Tuck is football royalty, son of Hawk great Michael Tuck, nephew of Gary Ablett snr.
Adam Cooper Much has changed since Dale Morris last played an AFL game.
Adam Cooper Majak Daw knows he can have a say on whether he takes his game to another level.
Adam Cooper Carlton coach Mick Malthouse wants the AFL to consider a second substitute player.
Adam Cooper Key forwards Jonathan Brown and Nick Riewoldt will play their first games of the pre-season on Saturday.
Adam Cooper Collingwood star content to delay contract talks until he regains his fitness and form.
Adam Cooper Collingwood is unlikely to consider any disciplinary action against Irish recruit Paul Cribbin until later this week, after he seeks medical treatment for facial injuries he suffered in an attack in...