Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.
Caroline Wilson The MCG will remove gambling advertising from its scoreboard next season following the personal intervention of AFL chairman Mike Fitzpatrick.
Caroline Wilson Campbell Brown expected to be replaced by Michael Rischitelli as deputy vice-captain.
Caroline Wilson AFL player agents can continue to bet on football until at least midway through the season.
Caroline Wilson Alex McDonald has guided the fortunes of players ranging from Andrew Lovett to Aaron Davey.
Caroline Wilson Dean Wallis still has a job at Essendon, but his ban is tougher than it seemed at first.