Stefan Martin is excited by the challenge "surprising" St Kilda ruckman Rowan Marshall poses ahead of their AFL duel on Saturday....
Essendon's Jake Stringer has been cleared of serious damage to his ankle and is a chance to play against West Coast in the AFL..
Fremantle coach Ross Lyon says his club will start training again at Optus Stadium soon after discovering the turf wasn't to blame for Rory Lobb's injury.
Young Collingwood star Jaidyn Stephenson will miss their next 10 matches after being sanctioned for betting on three AFL games involving his team.
Andrew Gaff's punch on Andrew Brayshaw was back in the spotlight this week when West Coast's Nathan Vardy used the incident as part of an AFL training jibe.
West Coast captain Shannon Hurn and Elliot Yeo will return from injury against Essendon, while Jarrod Cameron will make his AFL debut.
Melbourne have made wholesale changes to their coaching structure after a disastrous start to the season.
Hawthorn captain Ben Stratton has received a one-game ban for pinching and another game for stomping during the AFL loss to Essendon.