News

  • Robbo on Bennell, Henderson & Pies

    Gold Coast should not be trying to get rid of midfielder Harley Bennell unless he does something really stupid because he is future top ten player, says Mark Robinson.

  • Jobe should be at the club now: Terry Wallace

    Essendon captain Jobe Watson has battled through a tough season but he should still be at the club helping the Bombers off the field instead of taking a break overseas, says Terry Wallace.

  • Players want Hird as coach: Tim Watson

    The Essendon players want James Hird to keep coaching their team and he will be in charge next season regardless of how the season finishes, says Tim Watson.

  • KB's Take: AFL Commission divided on Goodes booing

    The AFL hasn't been overly vocal on the booing of Adam Goodes, and the commission is split on the issue. Kevin Bartlett says it's a stark difference to when former CEO Andrew Demetriou would have spoken out and expressed his opinion.

  • Players want success in two years: Malthouse

    Footballers have a bad tendency to make contractual decision based on their short-term future of team success and often make the wrong choice, says Mick Malthouse.

  • Connolly: Keep the draw

    Last night's draw between the Gold Coast Suns and the West Coast Eagles shows that the AFL has no need for extra time in the regular season, according to Rohan Connolly.

  • Greg Swann on Tippett, Aish & free agency

    Brisbane Lions chief executive Greg Swann has denied that the club has had any conversations with Kurt Tippett, but admits they very keen to find a tall forward.

  • Wallace wants a team prior opportunity

    The big talking point surrounding the state of the game is stoppages and Terry Wallace has an idea for a minor rule change that can clear the congestion.

  • Mitchell the most important Hawk: Derm

    Sam Mitchell is by far the most important player on the club’s list and will need to be well supported if the club is to win their third consecutive premiership, says Dermott Brereton.

  • We out-hunted the Hawks: Hardwick

    Richmond coach Damien Hardwick applauded his team’s genuine attack on the ball at the MCG on Friday night that allowed them to defeat Hawthorn by 18 points.

  • Nathan Buckley on Pies, Hawks & Goodes

    Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley has not accepted his team’s recent run of losses against quality opposition but acknowledges their play has been largely positive.

  • Browny on ugly footy and early success

    Former Brisbane Lions star forward Jonathan Brown does not want to see the AFL make any overzealous knee-jerk rule changes to stop congestions but concedes something must be done.

  • Robbo on defensive Dees & Whateley

    Melbourne coach Paul Roos will not make any drastic changes to his ultra defensive game plan before he hands the team over to Simon Goodwin, says Mark Robinson.

  • Hawks gettable if Buddy returned: Denham

    Greg Denham believes that Hawthorn would be less likely to win a third successive premiership if star forward Lance Franklin returned to his old side this season.