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AFL 101: Three things we learned from round 5

Adam Simpson's Eagles are wingless at the MCG.

Five rounds into the 2017 season and we're finally starting to get a picture of how the season may be shaped. Our crack(pot) panel returns to run the rule over round five of the AFL season.

Eagles midfield star denies MCG hoodoo

Andrew Gaff says the Eagles don't have an MCG hoodoo.

West Coast midfielder Andrew Gaff denies his team are mentally scarred by their MCG flops, saying they simply haven't played well enough whenever they've travelled to the venue.

Meet the Dockers' most remote fans

Even when they travel footy gets a guernsey.

"We'll be in Estonia this weekend so I've been checking out a few pubs that might be playing it. If we can't find anywhere we always have the live streaming and can watch it on our laptop so there's no way we'll miss it," Alex said

Kangaroos are no AFL mugs: Dockers' Lyon

Fremantle captain Nat Fyfe celebrates after the tough win last week.

Fremantle coach Ross Lyon has warned his team against complacency ahead of Saturday night's AFL clash with North Melbourne, saying the Kangaroos are no mugs despite their lowly ladder position.

Demons 'shattered' by costly third quarter

The Demons were shattered after the close loss to Fremantle at the MCG on Saturday.

Melbourne were left to lament the heavy cost of a poor quarter of football for the second week in a row, with coach Simon Goodwin admitting "we're shattered as a footy club" as the Demons went down to Fremantle by two points in an MCG heartbreaker.