Carlton forward Jeff Garlett has been charged by police over an incident in the city earlier this month.
Dyson Heppell has a broken bone in his hand and will likely miss this weekend's game against Gold Coast.
The political layers beneath Melbourne's poorly timed decision to apply for a 2014 priority pick appear as complex as the national draft that the AFL is working to simplify.
Fremantle is making a second attempt at beating the two-match suspension given to Nat Fyfe, making a rare appeal to an AFL tribunal decision.
Athletes who can play football are a dime-a-dozen in the AFL age. What’s perhaps at an even greater premium these days are genuine footballers who happen to be athletic. And Richmond might have got lucky on that score with key defender Alex Rance.
St Kilda has flagged "significant changes" to its playing list, while declaring it would be surprised if the AFL Commission awarded Melbourne a priority pick.
Carlton coach Mick Malthouse has identified three areas in which the Blues have improved as they begin plotting a strong pre-season in a bid to have a more successful 2015.
Beware the wounded beast is the message from Leon Cameron to Greater Western Sydney before they take on an injury-depleted Collingwood on Saturday.
Ross Lyon thinks small forward Michael Walters is a midfield star of the future, and he might get his chance to show his versatility against Brisbane this weekend.
Like a fishing boat on the open seas, a footy season lifts and falls over and over and over again. Even from week to week, the physical and mental state of teams and individual players has a rhythmic sway.