Tim Lane Lance Franklin can light up the modern game, but his inaccuracy holds back Hawthorn.
Tim Lane The brown-and-gold force has now struck back decisively: two premierships in six years.
Tim Lane Football fans of all affiliations have enjoyed cheering on the never-say-die Cats.
Tim Lane With plenty of issues facing the game, having no football operations manager is yet another one.
Tim Lane Once again a Swans premiership has been made possible by their inspired trading.
Tim Lane Carlton has a long history of bringing in outsiders to produce instant results - it's not always worked.
Tim Lane Hawthorn's Lance Franklin is developing into something truly unique.
Tim Lane It's not just cattle on King Island, where three footy teams are going hell for leather for supremacy.
Tim Lane In Tasmania, the AFL has eschewed the opportunity to be a healer and force for good.
Tim Lane Dealing with the psychological impact of winning is just as important as dealing with defeat.