Kevin Sheedy

Kevin Sheedy's praise for Andrew Demetriou

David Polkinghorne AFL Hall of Famer Kevin Sheedy says Andrew Demetriou "got rid of the promises and made it happen" in Canberra.

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Kevin Sheedy's praise for Andrew Demetriou

AFL Chief Executive Officer Andrew Demetriou  with ambassador Kevin Sheedy.

David Polkinghorne AFL Hall of Famer Kevin Sheedy says Andrew Demetriou "got rid of the promises and made it happen" in Canberra.

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Giants should keep No.1 draft pick says Kevin Sheedy

Andrew Wu Kevin Sheedy says he would be reluctant to give up the No.1 draft pick for fear of losing a potential future champion.

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AFL has put 'a big gun in front of Bambi', says Kevin Sheedy

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Charging veteran Essendon club doctor Bruce Reid with bringing the AFL into disrepute is like putting a big gun in front of Bambi, says legendary coach Kevin Sheedy.

Tim Watson says Kevin Sheedy can't help Essendon

Tim Watson and Kevin Sheedy.

Will Brodie Bomber great Tim Watson says a return of Kevin Sheedy to Essendon would not help the strife-torn club, which faces potentially heavy sanctions over its controversial supplements program.

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Leon Cameron wants Kevin Sheedy to stay with GWS

Leon Cameron and current GWS head coach Kevin Sheedy.

Matt Murnane Incoming Greater Western Sydney coach Leon Cameron says he doesn’t want his mentor Kevin Sheedy to leave the new franchise next season.

'Danked': Kevin Sheedy speaks out on James Hird

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 25:  Kevin Sheedy looks on in the changing rooms after his last match in Sydney as Head Coach of the Giants during the round 22 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Richmond Tigers at Skoda Stadium on August 25, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Andrew Wu Former coach says he would be annoyed if his children had been injected.

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Even as he takes a bow Kevin Sheedy, leader of Giants, stands tallest

Kevin Sheedy

Martin Flanagan Kevin Sheedy's final week as an AFL coach was a busy one.

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Rob Kerr to head Essendon's football department

Rob Kerr

Jake Niall and Caroline Wilson Essendon has appointed Rob Kerr to a senior football role as part of a new structure at the Bombers.

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Carlton can challenge top-four sides in two years, says coach Mick Malthouse

Mick Malthouse

Jon Pierik Mick Malthouse will join the legendary John Kennedy snr as the fourth-oldest man to coach an AFL team when Carlton tackles the Western Bulldogs on Sunday.

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Ch-ch-ch-changes: which clubs are doing what

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Opposition Analyst The "Thin White Duke" (aka David Bowie) sang of "Ch-ch-ch-changes", and how he was "just gonna have to be a different man".

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Leon Cameron says GWS Giants no longer unwatchable and uncompetitive

Leon Cameron.

David Polkinghorne Greater Western Sydney coach believes the team has shed its ugly duckling tag.

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Self-assured Adam Treloar leading Greater Western Sydney Giants charge

Adam Treloar is congratulated by his team mates after kicking a goal against the Melbourne Demons.

David Sygall Adam Treloar’s favourite player is Chris Judd and he says he looks up to Joel Selwood. Yet he does not want to be like either.

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Giants still reeling at John Quinn's battle with encephalitis

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Caroline Wilson At a time when sports science had become a dirty word in the AFL, one of the industry's greatest defenders and pioneers in Australian rules began a private battle of his own.

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Shane Mumford says GWS Giants not interested in favourites tag

David Sygall Favouritism is not a position the youthful brigade at Greater Western Sydney is accustomed to, but Shane Mumford believes they need look no further than the round one win over the Swans to see the...

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Giants, Raiders and Brumbies should unite: Sheedy

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Jon Tuxworth Ex-Greater Western Sydney coach Kevin Sheedy has called for the club and Canberra's NRL and Super Rugby teams to unite in its battle for bums on seats, adamant nobody wins in a turf war.

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Bomber Thompson and the mark of history

Hitting his straps: Essendon coach Mark Thompson is starting to enjoy the unasked-for role.

Jonathan Horn Bomber Thompson looks like he hasn't had a decent night's sleep since he stopped playing.

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Do AFL coaches have a responsibility to ensure the game is attractive to watch?

The Swans won the 2005 premiership despite being criticised early in the year by AFL chief Andrew Demetriou for playing 'ugly' football

Daniel Cherny Do coaches have a responsibility to ensure that football is attractive to watch?

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Lance Franklin already grabbing worrying headlines for the Sydney Swans

Marked man: Franklin was quiet against GWS.

David Sygall Whether or not Dan Hannebery has been on a problematic Lance Franklin-led path, and whether or not club great Ryan O’Keefe had words - or worse - with Franklin at a recent training session, the point...

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Ross Lyon is winning the AFL coaches battle year-in and out

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Tim Lane Allan Jeans is credited with saying that to know where you’re going it’s important to be clear on where you’ve come from.