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Injuries end seasons for Collingwood's Dayne Beams, Travis Cloke, Ben Reid

Liam Mannix Collingwood’s injury woes appear every bit as bad as feared with Dayne Beams, Travis Cloke and Ben Reid all facing suspected season-ending injuries.

Brisbane Lions should target Magpie Dayne Beams, says Dayne Zorko

Dayne Zorko has backed speculation that the Brisbane Lions should target Collingwood premiership player Dayne Beams, brother of current Lion Claye.

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Magpie Dayne Beams learnt from AFL injuries to reach 100 games

Prolific Magpie midfielder Dayne Beams.

Dayne Beams admits the third time he injured his quadricep muscle, he started worrying about his AFL career.

Midfield depth keeps Hawthorn and Sydney on top

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Michael Voss The Hawks lead football's evolution, and rivals are scrambling to catch up to them.

2014 AFL All-Australian team announcement

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Ronny Lerner Return here for live coverage of the naming of the 2014 AFL All-Australian team.

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Lions ask AFL for $3m - for footy and debt

Brisbane chief executive Greg Swann.

Jake Niall The Brisbane Lions have requested $3 million from the AFL to enable them to fund their football operations and shore up their troubled finances.

Brisbane to make offer to Ryder within days

Paddy Ryder is expected to be offered a four-year contract worth an estimated $2.5 million.

Phil Lutton Brisbane has confirmed it will offer Paddy Ryder a contract within days as the Bomber prepares for a meeting with Essendon club chiefs before Friday.

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No 'slur' link to Heritier Lumumba's move

Collingwood's Heritier Lumumba, seen here in a tangle with Carlton's Andrejs Everitt, has met Melbourne coach Paul Roos about a move to the Demons.

Michael Gleeson Heritier Lumumba’s likely departure from Collingwood was not a product of him reacting to a perceived gay slur, according to his manager.

Making sense of Collingwood's season in hell

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Wayne Carey So the Magpies are fighting for survival in the final round of the season - it's a scenario that would have been unfathomable for any Collingwood supporter at the start of the year.

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Training program may have been 'over the top', says Nathan Buckley

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Jon Pierik As coach Nathan Buckley revealed the Magpies' long injury list may have been as a result of training players "to the edge and potentially over the top", the Collingwood faithful will have a chance to...

Age Footballer of the Year: Round 23 votes

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Round 23 votes for the Age Footballer of the Year award for the 2014 premiership season.

Report card for AFL teams that didn't make the grade

Josh Hill returns to the Eagles side this weekend.

Rohan Connolly Ten teams have bowed out for season 2014. Rohan Connolly rates their performances.

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New faces aplenty in All-Australian shortlist

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Jesse Hogan More than half of the 40 players shortlisted for this year's All-Australian team are in contention to make the final cut for the first time.

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Lumumba has gone 'politically mad', says Magpie great McGuane

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Jon Pierik Collingwood great Mick McGuane says Heritier Lumumba has gone "politically mad" and the Magpies may not have any other option than to trade the premiership defender.

Scott Pendlebury a lone ranger as Magpies build from the ground up

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Jake Niall A somewhat prominent Collingwood supporter who works in the media - and isn't Eddie McGuire - was asked this question on Saturday: If Scott Pendlebury was injured for a period next year, who would...

Heritier Lumumba and Collingwood set to part ways over slur

Staying on: Heritier Lumumba of the Magpies.

Michael Gleeson Collingwood is likely to part ways with premiership player Hertier Lumumba after he criticised the club for not acting on a homophobic slur and after a series of intense discussions in recent weeks...

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AFL injury list ahead of round 23

The AFL injury list ahead of the final round of the home and away season 2014.

Ultimate Footy: Tom Rockliff, the new Lion king

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Josh Elliott, Footy Prophet Despite a disappointing season for the Brisbane Lions, the newest star of the fantasy football world, Tom Rockliff, is on his way to achieving something special.

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Nathan Buckley challenges young leaders to step up for run home

Nathan Buckley acknowledges that the Pies probably performed above expectations by turning into the second half of the season with an 8-3 win-loss record.

Matt Murnane Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley has laid down the challenge to his young leaders to “find another level” in the next three weeks to ensure the Pies’ storming start to the season is...

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2014 round 21 AFL teams

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All the ins and outs for round 21 of the 2014 AFL premiership season.