Frisbee puts AFL's Howe out of round one

A frisbee mishap is likely to cost Jeremy Howe the chance to debut for new AFL club Collingwood in round one.

Swinging Schoenmakers no Roughy fill-in

Hawthorn's 2015 flag-winner Ryan Schoenmakers doesn't want to become a permanent part of the AFL club's forward line in Jarryd Roughead's absence.
Nick Riewoldt. (AAP)

Riewoldt revved up to skipper Saints again

Nick Riewoldt says he's excited about leading St Kilda for the 11th season and is feeling mentally and physically fresh.
Adam Goodes. (AAP)

Swans avoid Magpies in Goodes farewell

The Swans will pay homage to retired legend Adam Goodes in round three, rather than honouring him in front of Collingwood supporters.

Young Giant to miss AFL season

GWS teenager Paul Ahern will need a right knee reconstruction after hurting the joint at training and will miss the entire 2016 AFL season.

Simpson tempers McGovern's AFL ruck bid

West Coast coach Adam Simpson said Jeremy McGovern would be a different type of ruckman, but that decision is yet to be made.

Stadium call dismays WA football

The WA Government has named the operator of Sydney's ANZ Stadium as the preferred bidder to run the new Perth Stadium.

Swans out to prove their critics wrong

Dan Hannebery says Sydney have worked hard on their ball movement, as the Swans strive to stay among the top AFL teams.

Roughead bemused by injury flare-up

Hawthorn star Jarryd Roughead remains bemused about the injury flareup that will cost him half of the AFL season.

Watson left sweating on Brownlow ruling

Bombers star Jobe Watson will have to wait to hear of the AFL will strip him of his Brownlow Medal.