Back-to-back losses have Brisbane coach Chris Fagan considering personnel changes, with the coach admitting his side were off the boil and battling for form.
Things started to click for Collingwood in the AFL as they doubled Brisbane's score to send the Lions crashing back to ground at the Gabba.
Richmond coach Damien Hardwick is confident defender Dylan Grimes can get the job done on Sydney superstar Lance Franklin in their AFL clash at Marvel Stadium.
Collingwood have dominated Brisbane at a Gabba sell-out in the AFL, with an eight-goal third term powering them to a 62-point victory.
North Melbourne will look to build on their breakthrough win over Adelaide when they host Essendon on Good Friday at Marvel Stadium.
Jordan Lewis and Neville Jetta are back in Melbourne's 22 for their AFL clash with St Kilda but Oscar McDonald has been dropped.
Western Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge says his side must maintain their composure at critical moments or risk handing Carlton their first AFL win.
West Coast speedster Lewis Jetta will return from a hamstring injury for Friday night's AFL game against Port Adelaide in Perth.
Tony Shaw's suggestion Sydney could look to trade Lance Franklin is laughable says Swans veteran Kieren Jack, who will play his 250th AFL game on Saturday.
Melbourne coach Simon Goodwin was impressed with how ruck duo Max Gawn and Braydon Preuss combined in their first AFL match together.
Brisbane coach Chris Fagan is interested in the response from his side on Thursday after their unbeaten start to the season was ended by Essendon last weekend.
With Joel Hamling in doubt, Fremantle coach Ross Lyon could pitch Jesse Hogan into a defensive role on GWS's Coleman Medal leading full-forward Jeremy Cameron.