Rohan Connolly, a senior football writer for The Age and radio broadcaster with sports radio station 1116 SEN, has been covering the game since 1983. A multi-AFL Media Association award-winner known for his passion and love of the game, he analyses the AFL for the newspaper and contributes a blog and weekly video, "Footy Fix", for The Age's football website, Real Footy.
Rohan Connolly and Jon Pierik Suspended key forward seems almost sure to end up with the Swans.
Rohan Connolly Football, the business, is a constant source of concern these days.
Rohan Connolly Leigh Matthews' Lions were the equal of today's Cats.
Rohan Connolly So comfortable has Michael Hibberd looked at AFL level from the moment he stepped into the Essendon side three seasons ago that you'd think it had all come pretty easily to him.
Rohan Connolly Brad Scott has no qualms about putting a halt to the AFL's feel-good story of 2013 in Hobart.
Rohan Connolly First Melbourne rebuilt. Lately, coach Mark Neeld has talked about rebuilding the rebuild.
Rohan Connolly Kurt Tippett's move has provided an opening at Adelaide, writes Rohan Connolly.
Compiled by Rohan Connolly and Jon Pierik Rohan Connolly and Jon Pierik take a look at the men guiding the 18 teams in the AFL fray.
Rohan Connolly Recycle is the new recruiting buzz word of the AFL, writes Rohan Connolly.
Rohan Connolly Experienced defender Scott McMahon and promising forward Robbie Tarrant latest to recommit.
Rohan Connolly High expectations at the start of any season go with the territory for the Richmond Football Club.
Rohan Connolly Young North Melbourne defender Shaun Atley appeared for the Roos in both contests.
Rohan Connolly The Kangaroos couldn't broker a trade deal for former Port Adelaide draftee Ben Jacobs.
Rohan Connolly Perhaps the most definitive comment on the long-running Melbourne tanking saga mercifully brought to a close this week came not with the announcement of penalties and the welter of analysis which...
Rohan Connolly Mick Malthouse taking over at Carlton was always going to be one of the best stories of 2013.
Rohan Connolly One question still remains: what exactly is tanking, and was Melbourne guilty of it?
Rohan Connolly We review a year of on-field glory and off-field ignominy, and look forward to next season.
Rohan Connolly The scramble for the AFL finals in 2013 is shaping as a dogfight unlike anything we've seen before.
Rohan Connolly and Matt Murnane Essendon veteran Nathan Lovett-Murray pleads with Dayle Garlett not to lose faith in the system.
Rohan Connolly In search of success, Nathan Buckley's Collingwood is heading in new directions.