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‘Up in the air‘: Veteran Saint’s frank admission

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. St Kilda’s Leigh Montagna admits his future is doubtful. Picture: Phil Hillyard VETERAN St Kilda midfielder Leigh Montagna says fans may have seen the last …

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Saint admits: This could be the end

St Kilda’s Nick Riewoldt with injured Leigh Montagna. Picture. Phil Hillyard LEIGH Montagna says he won’t play again this season unless St Kilda makes the finals and concedes his 16-year AFL career may be over. The Saints veteran suffered a bad hamstring injury during Saturday night’s loss to Sydney and …

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‘He won one premiership by a kick’

Long-time foes Kevin Sheedy and Paul Roos. Kevin Sheedy wants Paul Roos’ criticism of the Giants plastered throughout their changerooms, saying it should act as a soldering iron to their players’ backsides. GWS is in a slump and Roos, the 2005 Sydney premiership coach, criticised the Giants after their round …

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‘Where has he gone?’: Bomber bemused by Cat

AFL: Patrick Dangerfield is back at it, this time interviewing captain Joel Selwood. Cat Steve Motlop is out of form. DUAL premiership coach Mark Thompson admits he’s worried about the form of Steven Motlop with the Geelong small forward’s playing future still uncertain. After being discussed as a potential trade …

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Fatherly advice helps Kennedy refocus

AFL: Swans captain Josh Kennedy will play his 200th game against his former club Hawthorn. Josh Kennedy plays his 200th AFL game against his old club, Hawthorn. Picture: Phil Hillyard BLOODLINES have outweighed club-lines with words of advice from Josh Kennedy’s father, John, helping him survive a crisis of confidence …

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Footy’s public enemy opens up on brutal onslaught

AFL: Bulldogs star Jason Johanissen has signed a new five-year contract to remain at Whitten Oval. Jason Johannisen in action for the Western Bulldogs. Picture: Michael Klein JASON Johannisen has endured a “bumpy ride” this season but has backed himself to withstand the physical pressure that has come in spades …

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It’s been a bumpy ride: JJ

AFL: Bulldogs star Jason Johanissen has signed a new five-year contract to remain at Whitten Oval. Jason Johannisen in action for the Western Bulldogs. Picture: Michael Klein JASON Johannisen has endured a “bumpy ride” this season but has backed himself to withstand the physical pressure that has come in spades …

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Hirdy’s junk could be your treasure

We take a look at the great and not so great AFL career highlights of Essendon great James Hird. James Hird’s Triple M award to be auctioned A big turnout has been tipped on August 15 as a bounty of James Hird’s prized possessions is auctioned in Armadale. Hird is …

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Why Greenwood is recruit of the year

AFL SuperCoach: Josephine McDonald and Fox Sports Fantasy Analyst Phil Prior run through this week’s edition of SuperCoach Trades and Traps. Hugh Greenwood of the Crows is tackled by Matthew Kreuzer. I’m the No. 2 pressure player in the AFL. I win more of my possessions contested than any other …

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What did Cotch first think of Dusty?

Dustin Martin and Trent Cotchin have a special friendship. Picture: Getty Images IT IS gaining momentum as the AFL’s biggest bromance, but what are Trent Cotchin and Dustin Martin really like behind closed doors at the Richmond Football Club? The Tiger duo has been compared to Swiss tennis superstars Roger …

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