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Hawthorn Hawks

Fagan brings Leading Teams from Hawks to Lions

Leading the way: Chris Fagan.

Chris Fagan is already putting a Hawthorn stamp on his new club, with the Brisbane Lions joining forces with high-performance consultants Leading Teams, which are are set to play a key role in helping the club pick a captain for next season.

Clarkson's bold moves toy with Hawks' culture

Former Hawthorn champion Sam Mitchell.

Alastair Clarkson's extraordinary legacy to the game of Australian rules football is unquestioned and according to his current contract at Hawthorn will continue at this level for at least another three years.

Crows opt against nominating Jarman

Ben Jarman could still be picked up by Adelaide as a father-son rookie selection.

Adelaide won't take Ben Jarman as a father-son selection in next week's draft after choosing not to nominate the small forward at the final bidding deadline on Friday.

The Superdraft, 15 years later

Chosen ones: Luke Ball, Chris Judd and Luke Hodge.

Ahead of this week's launch of Superdraft 2001 - a four-part podcast celebrating the 2001 draft 15 years on - Emma Quayle explains why it produced such a special group of players.