Joe Daniher says he wasn't diligent and patient enough with his preparation and recovery from groin injuries, which have affected his past two AFL seasons.
Former Gaelic football star Tomas O Se has hit out at the International Rules Series saying it acts as an opportunity for the AFL to scout Irish talent.
St Kilda defender Dylan Roberton is on course for an AFL return in 2020 after missing almost two full seasons due to a heart condition.
New Fremantle coach Justin Longmuir is working on a new game plan that will make the Dockers play more attractive football in 2020.
Carlton co-captains Patrick Cripps and Sam Docherty are relishing David Teague's hands-off approach to pre-season but want to turn potential into AFL results.
Adelaide and GWS have engineered a major draft deal, with the Crows to receive the Giants' first-round picks in the next two drafts.
With most AFL players in the thick of a long pre-season, Patrick Cripps says if it was shortened, he'd like to see it replaced with workforce experience.
Jack Martin faces a nervous wait in the AFL pre-season draft, but Blues veteran Eddie Betts is optimistic he'll land at Carlton.
Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley is upbeat about their contract negotiations with star ruckman Brodie Grundy, who wants a seven-year deal.
Former Collingwood player James Aish says Justin Longmuir's appointment as Fremantle AFL coach is a big reason behind his choice to join the Dockers.
After spending four years with Harley Bennell at Fremantle, new Melbourne AFL recruit Ed Langdon is excited to see him push for a spot at the Demons.
Sydney superstar Lance Franklin has returned to pre-season training a fortnight early and unannounced to help propel the club back into the AFL finals in 2020.
West Coast recruit Tim Kelly has begun pre-season training while goalsneak Liam Ryan was also present just days after being racially abused on social media.
Essendon coach John Worsfold says he was disappointed to hear about Conor McKenna's participation in a Gaelic football match in Ireland.