Port Adelaide coach Ken Hinkley has ruled out deploying a tagger on Geelong's star onballer, Brownlow medallist and former crosstown rival Patrick Dangerfield.
West Coast coach Adam Simpson admits he doesn't know what he's going to get from his team when the Eagles play in Melbourne.
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin has warned his players they can't afford to go missing for a quarter against AFL ladder-leaders Adelaide.
Star Fremantle midfielder Lachie Neale feared his lack of pace would cost him the chance to realise his AFL dream - but he's thankful the Dockers took a punt on him.
The family of AFL great Lou Richards is considering an offer from the Victorian government to hold a state funeral for him.
UPDATED | Gold Coast have come out on top in the bitter jumper spat with Port Adelaide after the AFL ruled the Suns can wear their home guernsey in China.