Which AFL teams will break from the pack?
There's two clubs surging clear in ESPN's AFL Power Rankings, but which of the chasing teams can break free from the pack?
U.S prospect likened to Eagles' Nic Nat
American Aussie Rules hopeful Drew Martin has the potential to become the next version of West Coast's Nic Naitanui, the AFL's national and international talent manager says.
The Future of Footy - The Science of Nutrition.
We are looking at a future in which we might be offered individualised diets according to our genetic make-up, says Dr Dominique Condo, Lecturer in Nutritional Sciences at Deakin University and Sports Dietitian with Geelong Cats.
Injured Dogs' skipper out for up to a month
A hamstring injury will see Western Bulldogs skipper Bob Murphy miss up to a month of the AFL season.
Calls for injury substitutes in AFL matches
Triple premiership Hawk Terry Wallace has called for the reintroduction of a substitute rule specifically for concussions and major injuries to enable medical experts to better treat head knocks.
ESPN's AFL Heroes and Villains: Round 10
The game's best forward lights it up, two brothers form a formidable combination while Ross Lyon picks up an unwanted stat on his stellar coaching record.
Giants claim maiden win over Eagles
GWS have posted their first ever win over West Coast after coming from behind to secure an eight-point triumph in Perth.
Injury ravaged Giants knock off West Coast.
GWS recorded their first ever victory over the Western Australians.
Roos survive huge scare from Carlton
North Melbourne have survived a remarkable AFL comeback by Carlton, holding on for a 17-point win at Etihad Stadium.
Kangas bounce Blues in bizarre game.
North Melbourne have somehow knocked over Carlton by 17-points, moving to four and six on the season. North led by 45 at one stage, before falling behind, only to respond with five last term goals.
Wayward Pies down last-placed Lions
Collingwood have recorded their fourth win of the AFL season, the Pies downing Brisbane by 45 points at the MCG.
Collingwood beat Brisbane.
Collingwood kept their faint finals hopes alive with a win over bottom of the table Brisbane.
Martin leads Tigers to Dreamtime win
Dustin Martin has been best-afield again for Richmond who have downed Essendon by 15 points in the AFL's annual Dreamtime at the 'G clash.
Hannebery admits to stupid error late in game
Sydney onballer Dan Hannebery has taken responsibility for a crucial error late in the Swans' narrow loss to Hawthorn.
Footy Forensics: Your club's key trend
A deep dive into footy data turns up the graph that tells your team's story. This week, we analyse Adelaide through to GWS.
Bulldogs axe Cloke via text
Travis Cloke has been axed from the Western Bulldogs' clash against St Kilda on Saturday -- via text message. Meanwhile, North Melbourne are pulling every string in their bid to land Dustin Martin.
Cameron: No extended rest for Johnson.
GWS Giants coach Leon Cameron admits despite exacerbating his injury, the coach won't let the veteran have an extended rest.
AFL draft wrap: Gun forward stars again
ESPN's AFL draft expert Christopher Doerre - aka Knightmare - casts his eye over the players who boosted their draft stocks at the weekend, including one of this year's most dangerous forwards.
Closest start to AFL season since 1994
A historical look at the AFL ladder after nine rounds suggests this year is shaping up to be the closest of the modern era.
Footy Forensics: Which AFL teams will play finals?
This is one of the most even seasons in history, with nearly all teams still in the mix to play finals. We've used our Elo ratings system to estimate each club's chances of making it to September.
Rocket's AFL messages not received: Suns
Gold Coast's Touk Miller says their recent losses in the AFL are due to an inability to action their coach's messages.
Star Cat backs young Saint to be AFL great
Geelong's Tom Hawkins has backed St Kilda youngster Paddy McCartin to work his way through his early career issues to become a great AFL forward.
Young Dog signs on as AFL rivals circle JJ
Western Bulldogs defender Marcus Adams has signed a new three-year deal but Norm Smith medallist Jason Johannisen's AFL future remains unclear.
Cats have blueprint to bring down Crows
Tom Hawkins believes Geelong have the blueprint to bring down Adelaide and celebrate his 200th AFL game with a win at Simonds Stadium.
Cats wary of 'fire-starter' Sloane in AFL
Geelong midfielder Scott Selwood is set to run with Adelaide gun Rory Sloane in Friday night's AFL clash at Simonds Stadium.
Jones' punch not worth suspension: Bartel
Match review panel member Jimmy Bartel says Zak Jones' hit on an opponent may have not earned a fine before the AFL's crack down on punches.
Young Lions star Schache ponders future
Brisbane young gun Josh Schache says media speculation about his AFL playing future has been difficult to deal with.
AFL's Eagles ponder how to replace Kennedy
West Coast forward Josh Kennedy will only miss three weeks after scans showed his calf injury isn't as bad as first thought.
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Every player and their number on every listed AFL club in 2017.
ESPN Australia/New Zealand staff have taken out their crystal balls to predict who will finish where next season - with some surprising results.