James Hird's focus upon his return to work at Essendon is expected to be on preparing for season 2015, whether he takes up a seat in the coaches box for the rest of this year or not.
Hawthorn coach Alastair Clarkson says Lance Franklin is now a "faceless man" to the Hawks as the superstar forward aims to inflict more pain on his former club.
The Brisbane Lions have appointed former Carlton and Collingwood chief executive Greg Swann as the club's new chief executive.
Just nine months after securing his client an unprecedented nine-year deal, Liam Pickering has been axed as Sydney superstar Lance Franklinfrom his longstanding role as Franklin's manager, according to a report on Channel Nine's The Footy Show.
The Brisbane Lions have appointed former Carlton and Collingwood chief executive Greg Swann as the club's new chief.
The surprise re-emergence of the Demons' 1948 premiership flag on an internet auction site has alerted the Melbourne Football Club that it is also missing five other premiership flags.
Playing finals footy is a long shot for West Coast - but coach says his side will have a big say in who does.
If a week is a long time in football, three months might as well be a lifetime - more than enough for the most sweeping of statements to be forgotten.
Calling on the AFL, under fresh leadership, to stamp its authority, Sydney chairman Andrew Pridham has singled out Gillon McLachlan, saying the new CEO must show the competition who is boss.
As absurd as it may sound, Australia's tallest teenagers, in fact, teens from around the world, if they're any sort of decent athlete, should be clamouring over one another to get in the door of the AFL.
NATIONAL: Your morning wrap of Day 1 of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.