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Giants winger Lachie Whitfield.

Whitfield affair: GWS hearing postponed

Greater Western Sydney's defence against misconduct charges over the Lachie Whitfield affair has been postponed and is now likely to be heard just days before Christmas.

Setterfield weathers the Giant storm

Where there's a Will: Will Setterfield is hot property.

Will Setterfield couldn't quite believe it. He was walking through the halls of Caulfield Grammar and teachers would come and stop him. "You're in the paper!" they would say.

Was Whitfield tricked by the AFL?

Hoodwinked?: Giants star Lachie Whitfield may have copped a ban unfairly.

There appears to be scant, if any evidence on which ASADA, or the AFL could've brought an anti-doping charge against Whitfield.

As Allan departs, McGuire attacks Essendon, media

Eddie McGuire speaks to the media.

Collingwood president Eddie McGuire has attacked the print media and the Essendon football club in the aftermath of the suspension and departure of his club's recently appointed football director Graeme Allen. 

AFL: GWS drug saga has put McGuire under pressure

Graeme Allan, centre, has resigned.

Even on the day that the AFL hoped to have finally shut the book on the Essendon drug scandal and awarded retrospective Brownlow Medals to Sam Mitchell and Trent Cotchin, the other drug saga involving Greater Western Sydney's Lachie Whitfield, Graeme Allan and Craig Lambert remains the intriguing talking point looking forward to 2017.