St Kilda coach Alan Richardson admits his players have gone into their shells and too many are out of form as the Saints battle to snap a three-game losing streak, capped off by Friday night's hiding at the hands of the ladder-leading Crows.
Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley says he will walk away from the AFL club if he doesn't think he's the right man to lead the team forward.
Former Geelong premiership star Jimmy Bartel says big Cat Tom Hawkins has no-one but himself to blame for a one-match AFL ban, after a clumsy jumper-punch on Crow Matt Crouch.
West Coast have received a huge boost with the news star forward Josh Kennedy has avoided a major injury and will miss just three weeks with a calf strain.
Adelaide will be without Curtly Hampton for up to three months after the fleet-footed AFL defender underwent ankle surgery.
Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley has ruled out deploying a tagger on Geelong's star onballer, Brownlow medallist and former crosstown rival Patrick Dangerfield.