Caroline Wilson has been chief football writer for The Age since 1999. She was the first woman to cover Australian Rules football on a full-time basis and the first woman to win the AFL's gold media award. She has won the AFL Players Association's football writer of the year (1999) and the AFL Media Association's most outstanding football writer and most outstanding feature writer (2000, 2003, 2005). She also won a Melbourne Press Club Quill Award in 2003.
Caroline Wilson Anyone who doubted that Dane Swan was a law unto himself need only to witness the past 48 hours.
Caroline Wilson After one underachieving season, Nathan Buckley appears determined to drive a redesign.
Caroline Wilson Collingwood will head to Port Douglas for a mid-season break next week and will not repeat last year's exercise of sending injured footballers to Arizona in a bid to improve its playing stocks in...
Caroline Wilson Radical plan to introduce a ''captains' pick'' representative game on eve of 2014 season slammed as ''circus and a sideshow'' by one club chairman.
Caroline Wilson Traditional rivals Carlton and Richmond will play each other only once in the next home-and-away season.
Caroline Wilson Geoff Walsh has instantly become the hottest off-field property in the game.
Caroline Wilson Richmond's on-field form accompanied by a stunning set of off-field numbers.
Caroline Wilson If Swans veteran Adam Goodes was devastated at the MCG last Friday night then by Wednesday morning he was as angry as some of his friends had ever seen him.
Caroline Wilson If Adam Goodes was devastated at the MCG last Friday night then by Wednesday morning he was as angry as some of his friends had seen him.
Caroline Wilson A yet-to-be-signed media deal involving Collingwood's Dane Swan will not kick off as planned on Friday unless it has been cleared by the AFL.
Caroline Wilson All AFL coaches will deal with pressure their own way, or be dealt with.
Jon Pierik and Caroline Wilson In-season mini-draft, ban on top clubs poaching free agents and possible sale of AFL logo on front of player jumpers options discussed in bid to ease gap between AFL's rich and poor.
Caroline Wilson Young leaders will be chasing old glories in Melbourne season opener.
Caroline Wilson The curtains opened to signify the official launch of the AFL season and Andrew Demetriou emerged to speak through a strange puff of smoke.
Caroline Wilson and Matt Murnane Collingwood key forward used car park of chief executive Gary Pert once too often.
Caroline Wilson Collingwood should seriously consider sacking Dane Swan. If it has not already.
Caroline Wilson Off-field behaviour of yet another senior AFL footballer becomes a serious issue.
Caroline Wilson Some players simply seem to be ill-suited to a lengthy holiday period.
Caroline Wilson One of Geelong captain's third-party agreements becomes subject of debate.
Caroline Wilson Rodney Eade has ruled out a potential return to senior coaching at Port Adelaide.