BRAD ELBOROUGH 12:42am Richmond claims fourth straight win, beating West Coast by 17 points, but Tigers forward Ty Vickery will dominate all reviews of the contest.
JESSE HOGAN By drafting Anthony Miles last year Richmond, by definition, believed the GWS discard had something to offer the club. But just how much he has already offered in six weeks has shocked the club.
DANIEL CHERNY West Coast has urged its fans to voice their discontent to the AFL, claiming the league has forced the club to wear its predominantly white alternate jumper in Friday night's clash against Richmond at Patersons Stadium, despite being the home team.
JON PIERIK In a season gone wrong, Richmond captain Trent Cotchin says the Tigers have been guilty of "picking and choosing" in terms of their commitment to winning the contest.
JESSE HOGAN Richmond has not committed to keeping admired former captain Chris Newman for a 14th season, nor to a late-season recall for what could be a farewell game for Jake King.
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick has given his support for a shorter AFL season but has resigned the notion to the too-hard basket.
MICHAEL CHAMMAS Keith Lulia equalled the club record four tries but it was the stars of generation next who helped the Wests Tigers stun the Bulldogs 46-18 in one of the joint venture's greatest victories on Sunday afternoon.
JESSE HOGAN Fremantle's Hayden Ballantyne and Gold Coast's Tom Murphy each offered one-match bans by the match review panel, while Port Adelaide veteran Kane Cornes can escape with a reprimand.
JESSE HOGAN It did not make up for Richmond's underwhelming season, but coach Damien Hardwick was glad its 20-point victory over premiership contender Port Adelaide offered some respite to its hardiest supporters.
JESSE HOGAN Port Adelaide's top-four hopes suffer another blow following Richmond's upset win.
JONATHAN HORN At the bottom of the 10th innings of game six of the 1986 World Series, a seven-decade-long curse looked set to be broken. Somehow, the Boston Red Sox found a way to stuff things up. In the press box, the eminent baseball writer of his generation sensed the impending doom. “No shorthand can convey the vast, encircling, supplicating sounds of that night, or the sense of encroaching danger on the field,” Roger Angell later wrote.
Port Adelaide's Matt White can expect a working over from his old AFL team.
ROHAN CONNOLLY Richmond has scored consecutive victories for the first time in a disappointing 2014, but coach Damien Hardwick was anything but satisfied with his side's fifth win of the season against the Brisbane Lions at the MCG.
Richmond has a point to prove in the final two months of the season - to fans, outsiders and itself.
Greg Buckle Richmond coach Damien Hardwick is frustrated with the AFL's match review panel, calling it a lottery following the one-game ban handed out to Steven Morris.
David Astbury's comeback from a severe knee injury is ahead of schedule and the backman could play again this AFL season, Richmond coach Damien Hardwick says.
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick is frustrated with the AFL's match review panel, calling it a lottery following the one-game ban handed out to Steven Morris.
Richmond defender Steven Morris' minor charges add up to a major headache for Tigers coach Damien Hardwick.
JAKE NIALL Richmond has prioritised quality midfielders and a key forward in the draft and is not expected to pursue Melbourne free agent defender James Frawley.
ROHAN CONNOLLY Richmond's on-field leaders have been criticised all season for their failure to steady a sinking ship, but the Tigers' best stood up in a big way in their 44-point win over St Kilda at Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Brent Diamond Collingwood ruckman Brodie Grundy is knocking on the door for a senior return after an impressive VFL outing.
ROHAN CONNOLLY Skipper Trent Cotchin kicked a career-best five goals as Richmond scored just their fourth AFL win of the season on Saturday, beating bottom side St Kilda by 44 points at Etihad Stadium.
ALANA SCHETZER Richmond’s clash against St Kilda this weekend will be a battle to escape the wooden spoon, Tigers coach Damien Hardwick says.
WAYNE CAREY Where does retired Brisbane Lions champion Jonathan Brown sit among the game's great centre half-forwards? Wayne Carey presents his top five.
JON PIERIK Richmond chief executive Brendon Gale has turned the spotlight on coach Damien Hardwick to ensure an "exciting" brand of football as the Tigers deal with the financial fallout of a season gone wrong.
JON PIERIK Collingwood president Eddie McGuire has blamed what appears to be an increasing amount of ugly football on clubs having too many untalented "spuds" because of the draft concessions given to expansion clubs.
ALANA SCHETZER Richmond coach Damien Hardwick has called for faster ball-ups to make umpiring easier after his team's 11-point loss to Sydney in another congested game.
JAKE NIALL AFL premiership favourites Sydney survived a scare from struggling Richmond to post an 11-point win at the MCG on Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory.
Lee Crossley The Swans are flying high, with Lance Franklin soaring highest. Can they continue their burst of great form against the desperate Tigers at the MCG?
When the AFL fixture list throws up Sydney, where do you start planning your defence?