Jon Tuxworth Tuggeranong captain Ashley Pocock refuses to rule his injury-riddled side out of North East AFL finals contention.
Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson has confirmed Cyril Rioli will be sidelined until at least round 12 as the utility recovers from his latest hamstring injury.
Jesse Hogan Despite the pattern of past seasons, the Bombers star is upbeat.
Port Adelaide has put finals on the agenda after a perfect start to the AFL season.
Matt Murnane Geelong star Harry Taylor says games against Hawthorn are like finals.
Rohan Connolly High expectations at the start of any season go with the territory for the Richmond Football Club.
Jon Pierik Trent Cotchin says it's time for the Tigers to take their game to the 'next level'.
Jon Pierik Modern-day band of talent understands it's long past time to forge a new identity.
Daniel Mackney Footy fans can look forward to both AFL preliminary finals being played under clear a clear sky in both states this weekend.
The remaining AFL finals will be affected by the springtime weather roller-coaster, with this weekend's evening preliminary finals looking noticeably warmer than next week's daytime grand final,...
Michael Cowley Kieren Jack doesn't want to emulate his father.
The AFL finals have finally arrived. That means it's time to log on to theage.com.au for expert analysis about the finals line-ups for week one of the 2012 series.
The AFL finals are in full swing. That means it's time to log on to theage.com.au for expert analysis about the finals line-ups for week one of the 2012 series.
Sam Lienert AFL boss Andrew Demetriou concedes Hawthorn has been unfairly disadvantaged heading into tomorrow's grand final by an anomaly in the finals fixture.
Scott Spits It's a mouth-watering semi-final match-up. Collingwood versus West Coast at the MCG. Sudden death. The teams which finished fourth and fifth on the ladder.
Fremantle coach Ross Lyon is confident his players will stand firm in the heat of this year's AFL finals series, saying they know the game plan well and have belief in one another to get the job done.
For Hawthorn, the AFL finals started a fortnight ago.
Sydney Sydney co-captain Adam Goodes is comfortable with his form heading into the finals and feels no pressure to lift in September.
Darren Jolly Well, here we go. What every player plays for. What everyone looks forward to - finals footy.
Jesse Hogan Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson is bracing his team, which has been peerless for its precise disposal, for more pressure tomorrow night against Collingwood than it has seen all season.