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Collingwood rules Ben Reid and Jesse White out of round one

Emma Quayle Collingwood will start the new season with a less-than-ideal forward set-up, with Ben Reid and Jesse White already ruled out of Friday's game against Fremantle.

Fremantle clash has Colin Sylvia on standby as Pies rule out Jesse White, Ben Reid

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AFL Melbourne Demons training at Gosch's paddock
Colin Sylvia

Roger Vaughan Brad Elborough Collingwood's key position options have taken a double hit ahead of its season opener against Fremantle with swingman Ben Reid and ruck-forward Jesse White missing Friday night's clash against the...

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Pie Ben Reid in doubt for round two

Matt Murnane Key swingman Ben Reid is in doubt for Collingwood's round two match-up against Sydney.

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Ben Reid out for another 2-3 weeks, Jesse White set to return

One week at a time ... the Magpies are taking a conservative approach with Ben Reid.

Collingwood will take the conservative approach with Ben Reid, who is set to miss an extended period of action with a calf injury.

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Magpies offer Ben Reid a four-year deal

Wanted man: Collingwood star Ben Reid.

Jake Niall Collingwood moves to secure Ben Reid from the free agency marketplace.

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AFL injury list

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The following are the players on the injury list ahead of round five of the AFL premiership season 2014.

Should Carlton let Bryce Gibbs go?

Bryce Gibbs.

Michael Gleeson Bryce Gibbs recently asked to sit down with Carlton to discuss its plans for the future so he could better decide his own plans. Carlton’s prospectus has since changed. So too has Gibbs’.

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Richmond digs itself into an even deeper hole

Collingwood's Brent Macaffer has eyes only for the ball.

Jason Phelan The need to find greater consistency of effort was preached loudly and often at Punt Road this week, but the search will go on after Richmond's season hit a low against Collingwood on Friday night.

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Corey Enright and Scott Pendlebury both likely to play

Corey Enright and Scott Pendlebury have overcome injuries and look set to play on Saturday night.

Daniel Cherny Crucial playmakers Corey Enright and Scott Pendlebury are both in line to play in Saturday night's blockbuster clash between Collingwood and Geelong.

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What's wrong with key Magpies?

Travis Cloke and Tom Lonergan

Michael Gleeson Dane Swan has not started a year like this since he had more visible skin than ink. He is not getting the ball like he has for a decade and kicking it worse than he ever has in the first rounds of...

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Magpies re-sign key trio

Playing on: Steele Sidebottom.

Jon Pierik Collingwood is delighted to confirm it has re-signed the premiership winning trio of Nathan Brown, Ben Reid and Steele Sidebottom.

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AFL injury list: round one

Phil Davis played three quarters with a damaged kidney against Sydney.

Sidelined players, and how long they will be unavailable.

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North Melbourne ruckman Daniel Currie's seven-year itch

Daniel Currie is now a more physical player than he was when he left Sydney.

Emma Quayle Todd Goldstein's shoulder is bruised, not broken. It is good news for North Melbourne, and that will make Daniel Currie happy.

AFL round one: Collingwood v Fremantle

Fremantle's Michael Walters takes a chest mark last year.

Lee Crossley The AFL season begins with a compelling Collingwood-Fremantle clash at Etihad Stadium.

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Watts to line up for Melbourne in Sunday's game against West Coast

Jack Watts.

Emma Quayle Melbourne's injury woes have not stretched to Jack Watts, with the midfielder-in-the-making named to play in Sunday's match against West Coast.

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Ultimate Footy: Footy Prophet expert league ... how the draft unfolded

Ultimate Footy 2014

Matthew James, footyprophet.com The Ultimate Footy expert draft for 2014. Our Expert League contenders sat down and went 25 rounds, taking it in turns to draft the AFL’s best fantasy talent.

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Nathan Buckley faces Collingwood injury concerns, and Tony Shaw comments

Collingwood captains, clockwise from back: Nick Maxwell, Scott Pendlebury, Nathan Buckley, Scott Burns, Tony Shaw, Peter Moore, Max Richardson, Des Tuddenham, Terry Waters.

Jon Pierik Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley says the main training session on Wednesday will be crucial in determining whether key talls Ben Reid and Jesse White line up in the season opener Fremantle on Friday...

Collingwood to give Tom Langdon his debut

Tom Langdon.

Michael Gleeson and Jon Pierik Collingwood is almost certain to include first-gamer Tom Langdon for the opening round.

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Kurt Tippett to miss Sydney Swans clash with Collingwood

Out of action: Kurt Tippett will miss the Swans clash with Collingwood.

Andrew Wu Sydney have been forced to wait at least another week to unveil their dream $2 million-a-year goal-square pairing due to a nagging knee injury to Kurt Tippett that has left the star forward facing an...

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Tony Shaw questions Nathan Buckley's contract extension

Nathan Buckley

Jon Pierik Collingwood legend Tony Shaw has questioned why the Magpies have given coach Nathan Buckley a two-year extension, declaring it would have been more prudent to hand him a one-year deal.

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