Peter Hanlon Chris Tarrant is still a high-flyer, just not on the footy field.
Greg Baum Hawthorn was blockaded in Sydney's half. The game plan called for it to hold its nerve and thread its way out, but it wasn't working.
Andrew Wu Lance Franklin plays his 200th game on Saturday against St Kilda. Here's six of the best from Franklin's first 199 games.
Brad Elborough Fremantle’s re-signing of star midfielders David Mundy and Nat Fyfe this week is further evidence of the club’s growing maturity.
Michael Gleeson Working on the theory you kill a snake by cutting off its head, Dane Swan insists his coach Nathan Buckley had no problem with Collingwood's ''rat pack'' of players this year or else Swan would have...
Michael Gleeson Midfielder insists Nathan Buckley had no problem with "rat pack" this year.
Matt Murnane In a three-part series that examines where the preliminary finals will be won and lost, Matt Murnane assesses the defensive and offensive match-ups.
Jake Niall In the event that Chris Dawes is unable play on Friday night, replacing him will be the Collingwood match committee's most vexing question.
Greg Baum The Magpies backman is leaving the game with no regrets.
Robert Walls Get set for a low-scoring, high-tackling and full-on contest tonight when Sydney hosts Collingwood on the dead track at ANZ Stadium.
Sam Lienert Sydney smashed its seven-year hoodoo against a tired but valiant Collingwood to surge into next Saturday's AFL grand final on a high.
Jon Pierik, Sydney As the Pies fell to a season-ending defeat against Sydney, Nick Maxwell could feel nothing but devastation as he watched on.
Jon Pierik As the Magpies look forward to a break and beginning afresh, vice-captain Scott Pendlebury believes there is no reason why they cannot again feature in the top four next season.
Martin Blake Ted Richards is the modern backman personified; adaptable, competitive and strong.
Rohan Connolly and Martin Blake list their their games this season - but were those games the best?
Caroline Wilson From grand final players to off-field powerbrokers, Xavier has the lot when it comes to AFL.
Michael Gleeson, Jake Niall Geelong has emerged as a major off-season player, it's eye on Rivers and McIntosh.
Quinten Lynch and Jordan Russell will wear same numbers with Magpies in 2013 as they did with their old clubs.
Emma Quayle All that you need to know about the clubs and the players up for grabs in the draft.
Will Brodie For a team with premiership aspirations, a surprising amount of positions appear up for grabs at Collingwood, mostly up forward.