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‘Absolutely laughable’: Coach blasts conspiracy

AFL SuperCoach: Josephine McDonald and Fox Sports Fantasy Analyst Phil Prior run through this week’s edition of SuperCoach Trades and Traps. Brad Scott has slammed allegations North Melbourne is tanking. Picture: AAP Images NORTH Melbourne coach Brad Scott has dismissed as “absolutely laughable” allegations the club would consider tanking in …

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Danger’s cheeky gibe for Cats skipper

AFL: Patrick Dangerfield is back at it, this time interviewing captain Joel Selwood. Patrick Dangerfield with skipper Joel Selwood. Picture: Getty Images PATRICK Dangerfield loves a joke, but one has to wonder if he cut a little too close to the bone in his latest awkward interview with the man …

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Is this the answer to Pies crowd woes?

AFL: Patrick Dangerfield is back at it, this time interviewing captain Joel Selwood. The first official AFL match played in India. Picture: AFL India Facebook page THE idea of playing AFL games in India might be more than a pipedream judging by the turnout at the first local match. An …

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The flaw that has cost Lions 69 goals

AFL legend Jason Akermanis talks about his goal in the 2002 Grand Final. Jason Castagna scored a goal in the first 30 seconds against the Lions. BRISBANE Lions fans settling in for the final five games of the season should be in no rush to make the first bounce. And …

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Ninja Buddy? ‘No chance whatsoever’

Lance Franklin a Ninja Warrior? No Buddy chance says Jarryd Roughead. HE’S one of the most athletic players for his size to ever grace the footy field but that doesn’t mean Lance Franklin would make a good Ninja Warrior. That’s the verdict of Franklin’s former Hawthorn teammate Jarryd Roughead, who …

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TEAMS: Which stars will Eagles axe?

AFL: The Eagles are set to undergo an overhaul at the end of the year, with Matt Priddis and Mark Lecras heading to the casualties. Todd Goldstein has a shot for goal at North Melbourne training. Picture: Michael Klein WEST Coast coach Adam Simpson is tipped to swing the axe …

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Western woe: ‘They’re run by imbeciles’

AFL: Dual premiership Kangaroo David King has slammed the attitude of the West Coast Eagles and believes veterans like Mark LeCras shouldn’t play again. Tough times. (Photo by Darrian Traynor/Getty Images) THE brutal criticism of the West Coast Eagles continues as the glamour club from the West becomes an easy …

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Sheedy sledge: He won one flag by a kick

AFL: Steve Johnson will be rested for Greater Western Sydney’s clash with Fremantle on Saturday, amid growing speculation it will be the veteran’s last. Kevin Sheedy wants the Giants to use Paul Roos’ criticism of them as motivation. KEVIN Sheedy wants Paul Roos’ criticism of GWS plastered throughout their changerooms, …

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Whack! Sheedy unleashes tirade on Roos

AFL: Brisbane champion Jonathan Brown knows plenty about suspensions, as he revealed when talking about Toby Greene on On the Couch. Kevin Sheedy and Paul Roos. Kevin Sheedy wants Paul Roos’ criticism of GWS plastered throughout their changerooms, saying it should act as a soldering iron to their backsides. GWS …

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The signs that should give Tigers hope on Dusty

AFL: Excited after their big win against the Giants, star defender Alex Rance had a funny message for the Tiger army. Dustin Martin. (AAP Image/Julian Smith) RICHMOND assistant coach Justin Leppitsch believes star midfielder Dustin Martin hasn’t displayed any behaviour to suggest he will depart the club. Fairfax Media earlier …

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