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Jan 12

The returning Saint who’s all grown up

AFTER a year away from St Kilda, Jake Carlisle is a changed man, according to a teammate, and is primed to reassert his influence on the AFL in 2017.

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Jan 11

The forward line switches Dons must make

THEY have made built their reputations — and earnt All-Australian selections — outside of the attacking arc. But Matthew Lloyd says two veteran Bombers must play forward in 2017.

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Jan 11

Crows get serious ahead of AFLW season

ADELAIDE’s AFLW team is getting serious ahead of the inaugural season with the team to play a practice game against Fremantle while on a training camp in the Northern Territory.

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Jan 11

Geary perfect fit as next Saints skipper

ST KILDA will appoint a new captain to take over from Nick Riewoldt in 2017 and former Saint Sam Fisher believes Jarryn Geary is the perfect fit. IS HE RIGHT? HAVE YOUR SAY

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Jan 11

Army camp to help Demons take next step

MELBOURNE captain Nathan Jobes rates the two-day pre-Christmas army camp as one of the best experiences of his career and it will reap rewards for the Demons later in the year.

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Jan 11

Geelong 2017 SuperCoach specials

IT might look like Dangerfield then daylight but there are plenty of other intriguing SuperCoach options at Geelong. Check out the best buys, risky moves and players to avoid.

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Jan 10

Girls make big leap at footy skills

WHEN Chelsea Randall first played against boys, she couldn’t kick or handball but she could tackle, and now hopes to teach girls footy skills

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Jan 10

Dees get serious in two-day army camp

MELBOURNE players were denied sleep on the second night of a brutal two-day army camp before Christmas, during which Dom Tyson suffered a serious knee injury.

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Jan 10

Riewoldt, Prestia step up training

JACK Riewoldt has resumed full training earlier than expected while Dion Prestia stepped up his workload in a double boost for Richmond fans.

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Jan 10

Hird: They threw my son under a bus

UPDATE: THE father of Essendon champion James Hird has accused AFL heavyweights and the Federal Government of conspiring to make his son a “scapegoat” in the midst of the supplements scandal.

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Jan 10

Melbourne 2017 SuperCoach preview

THIS is hard to believe — Melbourne has six premium players to choose from in 2017. Will you splash the cash on Max Gawn, or take a punt on Jack Viney? Here are some names to consider.

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Jan 09

Injury setback for Demon Tyson

MELBOURNE midfielder Dom Tyson has suffered a pre-season setback after partially dislocating his patella tendon during a training camp.

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Jan 09

Port won’t rush Dixon return

PORT Adelaide forward Charlie Dixon is making steady progress as he returns from ankle surgery, while Angus Monfries is close to resuming training after suffering a shoulder injury.

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Jan 09

Brodie not expecting midfield move

ADELAIDE defender Brodie Smith has given strong hints a major role in the midfield this season wasn’t among his Christmas presents.

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Jan 09

Port primed to come out firing

PORT Adelaide will adopt a take-no-prisoners attitude right from the start this year, unleashing a team with bite to rip through next month’s pre-season JT Community Series competition.

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