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Longmire unfazed by Leppitsch remarks

Swans coach John Longmire is not concerned by Justin Leppitsch's suggestion that Sydney used gamesmanship in its use of the stretcher on Sunday.

Petrie lauds unbeaten 'Roos in AFL

Star North Melbourne key forward Drew Petrie will on Sunday become the fifth player to reach 300 games for the AFL club.

Best yet to come for Tom Hawkins: Scott

Geelong forward Tom Hawkins dominated against Gold Coast last week, and he'll be aiming to do the same against West Coast this Saturday.

Roo Thomas accepts one-game AFL ban

North Melbourne's Lindsay Thomas has accepted a one-match ban for his high hit on Western Bulldogs onballer Lachie Hunter.

Hodge out for up to six weeks for Hawks

Hawthorn have suffered a blow with skipper Luke Hodge ruled out for up to six weeks with a knee injury suffered in their heavy loss to GWS.

Tigers can turn AFL season around: Grigg

Richmond's AFL season has been widely written off after a 1-5 start but Tigers veteran Shaun Grigg says the players believe they can turn things around.

Hartlett calls on Power to back up AFL win

Port Adelaide's Hamish Hartlett says his AFL side needs to back up their win over Richmond and bring the same level of pressure against Brisbane at home.

What will AFL look like in future?

Increasing the number of teams taking part in the finals is just one of many changes that could be made to the AFL in the coming years.

AFL umpires blamed over stretcher incident

The AFL says the umpires who stopped the Lions-Swans game after Sydney's Callum Sinclair was injured made an incorrect decision.

Buckley feels for under-fire Hardwick

Nathan Buckley says Richmond coach Damien Hardwick would be feeling the weight of the world after his AFL side's poor start to the season.