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Kevin Sheedy and Garry Lyon concerned about standard of play

Jon Pierik Kevin Sheedy has urged the game's decision-makers to consider restricting players to certain parts of the ground, as the style and standard of the game emerges as a serious issue.

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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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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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

Bruce Reid

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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Nathan Buckley defends the good, bad and ugly

Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley.

Michael Gleeson Football has ever been thus, Nathan Buckley contends. Good games, bad games, ugly games, pretty games.

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Kick for a mark may be extended to 20 metres

Umpire calls for free

Jake Niall The possibility of extending the minimum marking distance for a kick to 20 metres has been tentatively raised at a meeting of the AFL's laws of the game committee.

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Let the AFL game evolve: Alastair Clarkson

As it should be played: There were few complaints about the Geelong-Hawthorn Easter Monday blockbuster.

Chloe Saltau Premiership coach Alastair Clarkson believes it's too soon to consider radical measures such as zones. 

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Matches 'ugly' as stoppages leap to 15-year high

Carlton and Port Adelaide players congregate around the ball during a game in season 2013.

Jon Pierik As debate over the state of the game swirls, players believe it's too early to embrace suggestions designed to help ease on-field congestion.

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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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Giants still reeling at John Quinn's battle with encephalitis

Caroline Wilson dinkus

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...

Australian Football

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

Opposition Analyst.

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".