Andrew Wu Not even his flag-sealing goal for the Swans matches fatherhood.
David Polkinghorne Greater Western Sydney has two big weapons in the battle to lure Hawthorn star Lance ''Buddy'' Franklin away from the club where he won an AFL premiership.
Rohan Connolly Why does everyone overlook St Kilda when they consider finals contenders?
Martin Flanagan Ross Lyon has created an 'abnormal' culture of hardness at the Dockers.
Caroline Wilson Young leaders will be chasing old glories in Melbourne season opener.
Matt Murnane As his team prepares to rid itself of the Kennett curse, Hawthorn captain Luke Hodge says the Hawks will need to play with Geelong-type hunger.
Greg Baum Emma Quayle's The Draft follows five draftees and their time in the AFL cauldron.
Adam McNicol Kyneton has suffered a decline since it won two premierships in the 1990s.
Tegan Higginbotham We all love an AFL bad-boy story, but pity the innocent young fan who adores a galoot.
Brent Diamond Collingwood's mature-age recruit spent most of his football career at Port Melbourne.
Adam Cooper Future AFL seasons could start earlier and expand to 25 home and away games.
The Western Bulldogs have smashed pre-season premiers Brisbane by 68 points in a stunning round-one upset.
Jake Niall Forward pressure and goals - Collingwood needs more of both if it is to go all the way in 2013.
Wagga Wagga Brisbane Lions come from behind to win by three points against a spirited GWS.
David Sygall Sydney on track to surpass 10,000 members in Victoria for the first time in the club's history.
Emma Quayle Adam Goodes expects his return from a knee injury to speed up in the next few weeks.
Rohan Connolly Forget an even draw, the best two teams usually find themselves in the grand final.
Greg Baum Hugh Boyd remembers his first experience of a performance-enhancing drug in football.
Rohan Connolly Melbourne coach Mark Neeld denies AFL's investigation into the Demons' alleged tanking will affect the club's preparations for next season.
Jon Pierik As the focus, restrictions and pressures on AFL players rise, it's little wonder Brad Sewell refers to life outside of the football bubble as 'normal'.