Taylor Walker


Adelaide's Taylor Walker has sore hamstring

Winless Adelaide has stopped short of describing hamstring soreness as a setback to Taylor Walker's AFL comeback.

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Ultimate Footy: Jenkins or McKernan?

Ultimate Footy

The Adelaide Crows’ forward line has had some very large holes appear in recent years.


AFL injury list


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


Crows must become less selfish: Reilly

Veteran Brent Reilly says Adelaide must become less selfish, but insists there's no panic as the Crows grapple with a winless season.


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.


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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AFL season preview 2014: Adelaide

Adelaide Crows.

With a dynamic young midfield and underrated defence, the Crows are confident that they can replicate their heroics of 2012, and surprise the competition with a top four finish.


Geelong loses key forward Shane Kersten as injury toll mounts

Geelong's Shane Kersten.

Matt Murnane Another of Geelong's key forwards-of-the-future is set to join the injured Nathan Vardy for up to half the season.


Geelong picks Lincoln McCarthy for second AFL game

Lincoln McCarthy has been earmarked to take over the role long occupied by triple premiership star Paul Chapman.

Rohan Connolly Geelong youngster Lincoln McCarthy will play his second game of AFL football against Adelaide on Thursday night, nearly two years after his first for the Cats.

Patrick Dangerfield to weigh up Adelaide prospects

Patrick Dangerfield remains a prime target of the Cats.

Caroline Wilson The explosive midfielder would return to Victoria if he believed he had no chance of team success with the Crows.


AFL captains pick Hawthorn, Fremantle, Sydney as likely grand finalists

Hawthorn v Fremantle.

Reigning premier Hawthorn, runner-up Fremantle and Sydney are the only potential grand final opponents for an AFL team this season, according to a poll of the 18 club captains.


How your club fared in the NAB Challenge

Sherrin footballs are seen during the 2014 NAB Challenge Launch

Matt Murnane After 18 days of AFL, there is a lot to consider before the kick-off of the 2014 season.


Pre-season: What we've learnt

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Rohan Connolly Here's just a few things we have already gleaned from this February's football.


Dal can take Roos north

Martin Flanagan

Martin Flanagan What strikes me about the coming season is the number of teams with realistic grounds to believe they can improve.


Summer aches and strains: The AFL injury list

Hawthorn's Brent Geuerra with the hamstring injury

Matt Murnane Check to see what players your side has lost over the summer, or better yet, your rivals.


Injured van Berlo still Crows captain

Nathan Van Berlo

Gun midfielders Patrick Dangerfield and Rory Sloane will share the acting-captaincy duties at AFL club Adelaide while regular skipper Nathan van Berlo recovers from a serious Achilles tendon injury.


Who will step forward?

Travis Cloke.

Jon Pierik How hard is it to find forwards of the highest quality? According to the AFL's chief statisticians, only seven clubs have them.

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Good chance of bolter making leap into top four

Mark Ricciuto

Matt Murnane The effect of a new coach has been a kicker for three ''bolters'' in the past.


Podsiadly becomes a Crow

James Podsiadly

Jake Niall Geelong's 2011 premiership key forward James Podsiadly is set to be confirmed as an Adelaide player as soon as today.


Podsiadly ready for new start with Crows

James Podsiadly.

Rohan Connolly James Podsiadly has a bit of a head start on his peers when it comes to any butterflies which might be associated with joining a new club at a more senior age than most recruits.